6/7/2023 • Artigos
June is a special month in Portugal, as it marks the celebration of the Popular Saints, a festivity deeply rooted in the country's culture. Throughout the entire nation, on the nights of Santo António, São João, and São Pedro, the streets come alive with parties and festivities. In Lisbon the celebration reaches its peak on the 12th of June, the eve of Santo António, Lisbon prepares for a memorable party. The popular marches, with their colorful costumes and meticulously rehearsed choreographies, parade along the magnificent Avenida da Liberdade. It is a true spectacle of pride and devotion to the city's typical neighborhoods.