Sardines Festival

Category: Festivais

The small fish is the king of the Barlavento Algarve that takes place in the riverside zone of Portimão.

The lovers enjoy 2,200 seats, spread over seven restaurants, where you can enjoy a sardine with all the ingredients: homemade bread, peppers salad and boiled potatoes and various snacks, such as bread with chorizo, cheeses and sausage, ice cream and regional sweets.

During the festival the "Papa Sardinhas" Competition is held, a pastime in which participants have to eat the maximum of roasted sardines for 15 minutes.

The festival has more than a hundred exhibitors, namely national and international crafts, regional confectionery and food products, not forgetting the traditional stalls for eating and drinking.