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The show TODOS took the art of young people to the Coliseu stage
Sixteen young people from the Cerco and Pasteleira housing projects presented TODOS in Coliseu Ageas. The show with technical direction of Isabel de Barros and Max Oliveira, marked the closure of activities promoted by Domus Social, under the program AIIA - Abordagem Integrada para a Inclusão Ativa, supported by the Municipality of Porto.
The WOMEX festival says goodbye to Porto after five days of great musical communion
The 2021 edition of WOMEX, the world music festival, said goodbye to Porto. The Teatro Rivoli was the chosen venue to host the closing session, marked by the WOMEX Awards ceremony.
Brand new Pergola in Foz!
Pérgola da Foz, one of the most iconic constructions on the Atlantic front of the city of Porto, was rehabilitated by the Municipality. This structure was heavily damaged and the goal was to restore the concrete structure and the balcony. The surrounding balustrade, ramps and stairs to access the beaches, from Jardim dos Ingleses to Esplanada do Molhe, were also repaired.
Walls that have printed stories to tell: Porto’s vibrant street art
Urban art unfolds in the city’s streets, walls and murals that tell different stories.
Terminal Intermodal de Campanhã
We are beginning to see how this work will change the urban landscape in Porto; from there, people can link to the Parque da Corujeira, to Monte da Bela, to the Quinta do Mitra, and to the nearby Slaughterhouse. This is an investment of circa 12. 6 million euros and it will conclude in the fourth quarter of 2021. This massive endeavour will revolutionise mobility in Porto, sustainability wise and in terms of economic and social development, in the western part of the city, in particular, and in
The Mercado do Bolhão is finally starting to tick!
The Bolhão Market construction project is about to enter its conclusion phase. Right at Rua Formosa, we find the centennial Mercado do Bolhão building, where an intensive repair and restoration work, much like that of watchmaking, is ongoing. The works are estimated to conclude in the second half of the year. Circa 120 workers are keeping old features and traditions alive, by renovating a system of gears and springs at the heart of the old building, which will bring back to the city the heritage
Tulip joyful colourways onto gardens and squares all across Porto
The city of Porto is bursting with colour: 93 thousand tulips spray the city with good vibes and announce that spring is on the way. Gardens, squares and flowerbeds scattered all across town deliver a masterclass in magicked backdrop to one of the most resilient cities ever: the Invicta.
“Desporto no Bairro”: a dream come true
The closing performance of the municipal project “Desporto no Bairro” first edition filled the Super Bock Arena- Pavilhão Rosa Mota with light and movement. The 35 finalists, aged between 5 and 19 years, from the eight neighbourhoods included in the project, shared the stage with some of the best b-boys of the world and got the opportunity to show what they have learned these past three months.
Despite the pandemic, Porto irradiates light
Shop for Christmas presents in street stores, with lots of lights, safely and using discount vouchers.
Porto’s Christmas Market
Porto’s Christmas Market, at the Praça da Batalha, and several fairs and Xmas events can be spotted all across town; and there are several proposals that are certain to bring back Xmas magic to the month of December, amid such an unprecedented year. This is the chance to not only find those unique and original Christmas gifts but also support local and traditional traders.