Cultural in MonçãoFeira do AlvarinhoThe self-described cradle of Alvarinho, Monção hosts a three-day weekend festival honouring its wine in late June or early July. Highlights include music, folk dancing and much eating and drinking. Religious in MonçãoFesta do Corpo de DeusThe town’s biggest party is held on Corpus Christi, the eighth Thursday after Easter. Events include a religious procession and medieval fair, with a re-enactment of St George battling the dragon. Religious in MonçãoFesta da Nossa Senhora das DoresA big five-day celebration in the third week of August, headed by a pious procession.