New Year's Eve in Algarve: Find out where to celebrate the best night of the year!

Published on 23 December 2019 por Moreleads

The Algarve region is not only one of the favorite destinations of the Portuguese and foreigners during the summer, but also on New Year's Eve!

And that's normal since by this time, the Algarve cities offer countless activities, special dinners and parties to make your New Year's Eve in Algarve an unforgettable night.

If you've taken the end of the year for a mini-vacation or a long weekend break to spend New Year's Eve in Algarve, find the best places to celebrate this magical night and welcome 2020 in the best way!


1. The famous New Year's Eve in Albufeira

Albufeira is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Algarve on New Year's Eve!

In addition to the traditional parties in the city's bars, Albufeira City Hall organizes a multi-sensory show at Fisherman's Beach, with fireworks in tune with a laser and sound show. If you are staying in an apartment in Albufeira center, you may even be able to see part of this show from your window.

And, of course, the music will also be present at this event. The first band to take the stage will be Amor Electro and, after midnight, The Back Mamba.


2. In Portimão, New Year's Eve is 4 days!

If Praia da Rocha is your beach, Portimão is the perfect destination to spend New Year's Eve!

This year, the New Year's Eve in Portimão is four days, full of party and entertainment in the city's waterfront. On Saturday, December 28, Portimão receives Agir for an amazing concert. On Sunday, December 29, the group Rock in Stock will liven up the night with Portuguese rock songs.

On the penultimate day of the year, the musical animation is on Fernando Daniel and, on New Year's Eve, the Brazilian sounds of the group Dança Balança will receive 2020 in the best way!


3. A toast to 2020 in Faro

As tradition in the Algarve capital dictates, residents and visitors head to the downtown area and around the marina with a bottle of champagne to toast to 2020.

At midnight, all faces turn to the Marina, where the firework begins.

After the firework, you can keep dancing into the night to the sound of DJs in Faro's bars and clubs!


4. Party in Vilamoura

Have you ever imagined bringing friends together in an apartment in Vilamoura and, on New Year's Eve, renting a boat and spending midnight at the sea? Sounds like the perfect plan, doesn't it?

If you prefer, you can also celebrate the arrival of 2020 at a themed party in the most iconic nightclubs, clubs and bars of Vilamoura!


If you want to be present at New Year's Eve 2019-2020 in Algarve, it is better to start looking for accommodation in your favorite Algarve city, as this is a very busy time.

We wish you a great and lively New Year's Eve in Algarve and a memorable 2020!