Nossa Senhora da Saúde Festivity | Lameiros
The “Nossa Senhora da Saúde” festivity, is annually held in Lameiros, São Vicente. Commonly designated by locals as the "Arraial dos Lameiros", a religious festivity to be held from August, 1st to 2nd.
This is a typical regional festivity (“arraial”), a festivity that has evolved over the years becoming one of the largest Summer Festivals on the island of Madeira.
The religious ritual includes the typical "novenas" [9 masses] and a religious service held inside the church.
Outside, there are food and drink stalls and a lots of entertainment, as well as lots of entertainment with performances by local dj’s, folk dance groups, in addition to music bands.