The Olhão Seafood Festival is considered one of the most popular summer events on the Algarve coast. Every year it takes place in an idyllic setting, next to the Ria Formosa, in the Olhanense Garden. The Festival captivates thousands of visitors. And this year will be no exception. With a luxury poster and to celebrate the 34th edition, Olhão is an unavoidable destination between 9 and 14 August 2019.
The lovers of seafood and bivalves of the Ria Formosa will not be indifferent to this true gastronomic festival of high quality, where also not lacking much music with national and international prominent artists:
The start is with a very special concert of Matias Damásio (day 9), which has Aurea as guest. The program follows with the HMB (day 10), a Tribute to the Queen (day 11) and the performances of Paula Fernandes (day 12) and Ludmilla (day 13). There will also be, in addition to the performances of several bands that open these shows, two nights where DJ Christian F (August 9) and Wilson Honrado (August 14) prolong the party for the night inside.
There are many types of seafood that can be tasted for 6 days in the Olhanense Fisherman’s Garden in the center of Olhão, this being one of the main points of the year for all those who live not only fishing but also catering in Olhão.
Grilled prawns, crab cakes, seafood rice, paellas, lobsters, clams or oysters continue to make mouthwatering visitors to the Seafood Festival.
All these flavors can be tasted in a space with thousands of seats.