Columbus Festival

A unique opportunity to remember and experience the Age of Discoveries and Columbus' stay on the island of Porto Santo.
Columbus Festival
Events Programme

A journey into the past

The Columbus Festival aims to recreate the atmosphere that the navigator encountered during his stay in Porto Santo. At this time, the streets are filled with theatrical performances, concerts and a realistic 16th-century market.
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from September 19th to 22nd 2024

Embark on this journey through time and come to Porto Santo, where, in addition to this great celebration, you can enjoy a few days on the beach before the summer ends. Find out all about the 16th-century celebrations.

Would you like to join us on this journey through time? 

By Royal Decree, everyone must attend

Throughout the three days of the festival, the Middle Ages return to the island of Porto Santo and take over its main sites. Check the programme and embark on this journey.

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