Cultural in Aveiro

Ria de Aveiro

Aveiro celebrates its canals and moliceiros (traditional seaweed-harvesting boats) in summer, usually in July or August. Highlights include folk dancing and a moliceiros race, plus competitions for the best moliceir…
Fiesta in Aveiro

Feira de Março

This big annual festival dates back five and a half centuries. A major showcase for local businesses, it features a programme of concerts, ranging from folk music to rock gigs.
Religious in Aveiro

Feriado Municipal

Aveiro makes merry for five days in honour of the town's patron saint, Santa Joana. A key event is the traditional procession through the city centre on 12 May.