Here you will find lots of information about events in Lagos in western Algarve, Portugal! See when and where the markets are in and around Lagos, what great annual events take place and when the Algarve bank holidays are so you don't miss out on something or, on a practical note, get caught out by the supermarkets closing.
LAGOS & ALGARVE EVENTS CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR 2018-2019
December is such wonderful time to be in the Algarve, with stunning decorations and lights everywhere, even on the palm trees and roundabouts and the atmosphere is lovely and chilled and full of festive spirit! Our December Algarve Events Guide is packed with Christmas concerts, markets and fairs, nativity scenes, exhibitions and much more! Plus we get set to welcome in 2019 in spectacular New Year Algarve Style!
2018 Christmas Lunch or Dinner in Lagos?
If you're looking for a Christmas Eve dinner or Christmas Day Lunch in Lagos, how about at the stunning new AVENIDA Hotel? They've also got a special New Year's Eve event and menu too!
Alternatively you can book into the Tivoli Lagos Hotel for a special Christmas or New Year Eve's package!
Not-To-Be-Missed Lagos Christmas Events
• Christmas lights and decorations until 6th January • NATALÂNDIA" - The Magic of Christmas in Zoo Lagos • Music on the streets in Praça Gil Eanes Square and around the historic centre - 8th, 15th and 22nd from 11am to 1pm and 3pm-5pm on the streets and concerts in Praça Gil Eanes 17th, 19th and 21st December • 3rd to 22nd December - “Mãe Natal” (Mother Christmas) will be waiting for the children in Praça Luís de Camões, to have pictures taken, reading Christmas tales and receiving the letters to Santa! Monday to Friday: 10am - 12pm and 2pm - 5pm and Saturday: 10am - 12pm •
Lagos New Year’s Eve 2018-19!
Boy do we love New Year's Eve in Lagos!!! Masses of people, fantastic atmosphere, great music and partying into the wee or late hours! This year it's taking place again at Praça do Infante (Infante Square) starting at 10.30pm with music from Amor Electro, fireworks over the waterfront at midnight, and then DJ Tiago takes over! Entry is free!
Algarve Christmas Events Highlights!
• The Algarve's biggest Nativity Scene in Vila Real de Santo António • “Caminhada e Corrida do Pai Natal” - Christmas walk & run in Albufeira • The Village of Dreams in Loulé • "Saison de Cirque" acrobatic circus in Monchique • 13th São Bartolomeu de Messines Food Week • "Silves, the Joy of Christmas" with ice rink and Santa's Grotto • Christmas market in Cacela Velha •
Algarve New Year's Eve Parties:
New Year's Eve parties will also take place in Albufeira, Faro, Portimão - Praia da Rocha, Armação de Pêra, Quarteira, Tavira and Monte Gordo, Alcoutim and the Arade Music Fest, the greatest indoor New Year Party in the Algarve!
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