Music, folklore, cante alentejano, literature, plastic arts, fireworks and sport, are the proposals of the Municipality of Odemira in collaboration with local entities, to celebrate the values of democracy and freedom, with a month full of activities , entitled Abril in Odemira.
Blaya, The Gift, Gisela João and the spectacle of José Barros & Navegante with the guests of the Ranch of Singers of Aldeia Nova de São Bento are the highlights of the Abril party in Odemira for the nights of April 24, 25 and 26.
The great nights of the feast in Odemira begin on the evening of April 24, at Largo Brito Pais, with the Blaya show, followed by the symbolic Flag of the Paços do Concelho Building with the reading of Poema de Abril, at midnight, the Piromusical Festival follows, closing the night with the performance of The Gift.
On April 25, at 10:30 am, the Solemn Session of the Municipal Assembly of Odemira will be held at Cineteatro Camacho Costa, followed by the joint graduation of the companies of the Volunteer Firemen of Odemira and Vila Nova de Milfontes and the Nucleus of the Combatants League of the Municipality of Odemira.
Also on the 25th, at 4:30 p.m., there will be the traditional Folklore Festival, in Cerro do Peguinho, with the participation of the Old Nazaré Folklore Guard, "Folkloric" Ranch of Santana do Mato (Ribatejo), Folkloric Group of Faro and the Folkloric Ranch of the Town House of Vila Nova de Milfontes. From 22 hours, the night is dedicated to the fado with the performance of Gisela João.
For the night of April 26, a show is scheduled to bring together José Barros, the Navegante group and the Rancho de Cantadores from Aldeia Nova de São Bento.
On the 27th, at 3 pm, the proposal is the Meeting of Coral Groups, at the Cinemateatro Camacho Costa, with the participation of the Grupo Voices Femina de Amoreiras-Gare, Odemira Choral Group, S. Luís Choral Group, Choral Group of Vila Nova de Milfontes and Grupo Coral The Ganhões (Castro Verde).