To attend numerous artistic statements in festiais and folk festivals in this region, can get to know the roots and traditions of our people.
This is a short video made by a television channel which operates the Ethnographic Vila Praia de Ancora in the historic village of Caminha.
São João d’ Arga
The Feast of St. John d ‘Arga place in 28 to August 29 at the Chapel in the Serra d’Arga. This pilgrimage focuses everything that is typical in Alto Minho, being the concertinas and brandy with honey (typical drink), queens this time.
Fiesta Sea and Sardinia
Vila Praia de Ancora is a fishing village typically, there are still many fishermen to do fishing in the sea. Every year in the months of June / July happens a Fiesta Sea and Sardinia.
The sardine is one of the most typical fish in this area, but this show is patent the rich gastronomy of the region, as well as animation for two weeks.
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