FolkFaro 2016 “Na Senda dos Ritmos do Mundo!”

The international folklore festival in Faro from August 20 to 28, 2016
Thursday, 18 August 2016 | Folklore

Since 2003, folklore groups from all over the world have been invited by the Folklore Group of Faro and Faro Council to come and take part in this Festival. For nine days, they delight audiences with an authentic folkloric program. Hundreds of  artists from several countries, musicians, dancers and actors play on various stages in the city and the surrounding area. The opening gala takes place in the municipal theatre of Faro on Saturday, 20th August at 21.30. The event culminates with an emotional Sunday Mass in the Cathedral Sé of Faro.

Participating countries in 2016:

  • Brasil
  • France
  • Germany
  • Georgia
  • Kenya
  • Philippines
  • Portugal
You can download the complete programme as PDF HERE