Fiesta in Aveiro

Festa da Ria

Aveiro celebrates its canals and moliceiros (traditional seaweed-harvesting boats) in late August. Highlights include folk dancing and a moliceiros race, plus competitions for the best moliceiro murals.
Fiesta in Aveiro

Feira de Março

Held from 25 March to 25 April, this festival dates back five and a half centuries. Nowadays it features everything from folk music to rock concerts.
Fiesta in Aveiro

Festas do Município

Aveiro sees two weeks of merrymaking around 12 May in honour of Aveiro's patron saint, Santa Joana.