Christams Fair in Lagoa and Carvoeiro 2018
07 Dec 2018
Lagoa hosts the Christmas fair on the 7th/8th and 9th of December with a traditional live Nativity scene, FAther Christmas parade, music, entertainment and stalls.
It then moves over to Carvoeiro on the 14th/15th and 16th where a Pirate Village comes to life along with music, entertainment and Christmas stalls.
Village Nativity Scene and Pirate Village mark Christmas in Lagoa and Carvoeiro
On December 7th, 8th and 9th, the city of Lagoa will, for the fourth consecutive year, recreate the nativity scene and follow Hebrew life at the birth of Jesus Christ showing people at work, trade and their commerce with a special emphasis on Mary and joseph and the birth of Jesus.
In addition to the Nativity scene the Christmas fair will host various activities including musical shows, entertainment and various stalls to buy your Christmas gifts
The festivities start on Friday, December 7, at 10:00 am, with the traditional Santa Claus parade through the streets of Lagoa, where around 600 father Christmas’s gather. Throughout the fair the tourist train will circulate around Lagoa offering free transport to and from the fair.
The it is the turn of Praia do Carvoeiro for “Pirate village”
On December the 14th, 15th and 16th, Carvoeiro will bring the Christmas fair to its streets with a live Pirate village including a group of shipwrecked seamen landing at the fair and trying to buy, rent or build a boat, setting up camp with parts of the wrecked ship – with a little bit of the Christmas spirit anything could happen.
There will be further music, entertainment and stalls in the Carvoeiro square over this weekend.