Folkfaro 2016

International Folklore Festival in Faro - August 20 to 28, 2016

Date (Time): Saturday, 20 August 2016 (21:30)

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 event culminates with an emotional Sunday Mass at a church in Faro.

Participating countries:

  • Brasil
  • France
  • Germany
  • Georgia
  • Kenya
  • Philippines
  • Portugal
The opening gala will take place August 20 at 21:30 in the municipal theatre of Faro (Teatro das Figuras)


Grupo Folclórico de Faro, Apartado 271
8001-904 Faro

Phone: +351-966 049 355 (Helena Franco) +351-962 556 599 (Amabélio Pereira)


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