April ,21st and 27th
After a short break, "Music in the Chapels" will bring entertainment to the chapel of São Sebastião located in the municipality of Ponta do Sol.Read more
Ribeira Brava municipal council, in partnership with the Madeira Cultural Department (DRC) and the Madeira Philharmonic Bands Association, organises this cultural initiative annually - a public recognition of regional philharmonic bands.
On the 1st May every year, the city of Funchal pays homage to its patron saint, São Tiago Menor (St. James the Lesser).
- 05-04-2017 The organisers of the ‘Seven Wonders of Portugal’ have announced the 332 villages in the seven Portuguese regions which have been selected for the newest edition of this competition. Read more
- 05-04-2017 The Funchal Mountain Club (CMOF) promotes another edition of MIUT – Madeira Island Ultra Trail, a mountain race that offers its participants the crossing of the island’s highest mountains. Read more
- 31-03-2017 Did You Know That... on April 1st 1922, the Habsburg Emperor Charles, Charles I of Austria and Charles IV of Hungary, died on Madeira, having lived here in exile from the 19th of November 1921 to the 1st of April 1922. Read more