Events in Silves - Algarve - Portugal
Here you will find lots of information about events in Silves in the Algarve, Portugal! See when and where the markets are in and around Silves, what great annual events take place and when the Algarve bank holidays are so you don't miss out on something or, on a practical note, get caught out by the supermarkets closing.
Algarve Events Guide February 2015
Check out what's going on in the Algarve Events Guide February 2015 by Visit Algarve (the official Algarve Tourist Board)!
February Highlights: February in the Algarve is famous for "Carnaval" time and this year carnivals take place between 14th and 17th February, with the most famous being Loulé Carnaval and other main festivities in Albufeira (Paderne), Castro Marim (Altura), São Brás de Alportel and Monte Gordo.
Also taking place is the 41st Algarve Bicycle Tour, with stages going through Lagos, Lagoa, Vila do Bispo, Sagres, Tavira and Vilamoura. An event not to be missed is the Circo Acrobático de Human - Esectáculo de Ano Novo, The Human Acrobatics Troupe with a special show for Chinese New Year. There is also lots of music to enjoy, including the 15th Al-Mutamid Music Festival in Olhão, Silves and Lagoa, as well as stand-up comedy in Portimão, exhibitions across the region including a fantastic painting exhibition in Lagos by Antero Anastácio from Peniche, Portugal. For ballet fans the famous Swan Lake will be presented by the National Ballet of Portugal and Classical Orchestra of the South in Faro.