To find out the exact dates of the festivities and to know the programs, consult the "Events" tab or stop by the tourist offices in the municipality and take a cultural agenda.
Holy Spirit's festivities in several parishes.
Festivities of Santo António, in the parish of Santo António de Nordestinho.
Festivities of São João in some parishes.
Festivities of São Pedro, on the Sunday closest to the 29th of June, in the parish of São Pedro de Nordestinho.
Festivities of N. S. da Luz, in Pedreira. Sometimes they take place on the 2nd Sunday of July
Nordeste's Festivities in Vila do Nordeste.
Sant'Ana festivities, in the parish of Santana.
Festivities of N. S. do Amparo, in the parish of Algarvia.
Festivities of the Immaculate Conception, in the parish of Lomba da Fazenda.
Festivities of N. S. da Anunciação, in the parish of Achada.
Festivities of N. S. do Rosário, in the parish of Achadinha.
Festivities of São José, in the parish of Salga.
Month of Capão (typical dish)
During the month of November, on Sundays, the county's restaurants have the traditional “Capão” dish on the menu, typical of the cuisine of the Nordeste.
It is a special kind of chicken created to make the meat more tender and less gamy. It is a rooster which is castrated before reaching its sexual maturity and it is raised up until 1 and a half years old).
In another time, if you would like to taste this delicacy you must make a prior reservation at a local restaurant (see Where to Eat).
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