The 68th Alcoutim Party will celebrate the end of summer between 13 and 15 September in the Algarve village, with the concerts of Badoxa, Remember Me and D.A.M.A. and a complete animation program.
The festivities kick off on Friday, September 13, with the commemoration of City Day.
Every day there will be a dance animated by the musical group Ganda Banda, street entertainment with the Marchinha do Botequim group, performing in the Praça da República of the band Working Class and Fashion in Fashion, fireworks, disco on the quay of Vila to the rhythm of the city. several renowned DJs and, at sunrise, will be distributed the famous cocoa in the river, already a tradition in this event.
Sporting activities start on Saturday with a football game and on Sunday continue with the 6th Cycling Race of the 1st Algarve Trophy «Cycling for all» and the traditional sports activities on the Guadiana river, namely the swim crossing, the duck catch and the tallow stick.
The "Embark on the Party" shuttle service runs between Vaqueiros and Alcoutim, stopping at Martim Longo, Gião and Pereiro, and the EVA bus stop is the pick-up point for passengers, which is a viable alternative to transport. by car for the residents of Alcoutim.
The music agenda will feature poster heads Badoxa (September 13), Remember Me (14) and D.A.M.A. (15).
“The usual public adherence to this event, combined with a varied program prepared by the municipality of Alcoutim, has the best expectations for this event, in what is the biggest party of the county, and a reference in the Algarve summer parties, attracting thousands of people every year. visitors from all over the country and from neighboring Spain, ”the municipality said in a statement.