Cultural in Guimarães

Festas de Cidade e Gualterianas

Marked by a free fair (held in Guimarães since 1452 to honour its patron saint), this festival features folk dancing, rock concerts, fireworks and parades. It takes place on the first weekend in August.

Music in Guimarães

Guimarães Jazz

One of the country’s top festivals, this jazz extravaganza runs for 10 days in November.