• Discover our Events

    Discover our Events

    Our archipelago is known for its breathtaking landscapes and its absolutely stunning natural heritage, but Madeira also offers an extremely diverse calendar of events throughout the year, which will certainly m...
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  • The Essence of Wine – Madeira

    The Essence of Wine – Madeira

    December,1st to 3rd
    The Madeira Congress Centre hosts between the 1st and 3rd December, one of the main vinicultural events in the island- “Madeira Wine Essence”.
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  • Christmas and New Year´s Eve Festivities

    Christmas and New Year´s Eve Festivities

    December 1st 2022 to January 8th 2023

    The arrival of the decorative lights in the streets of the city centre of Funchal, during the month of December, sets the beginning of the Madeira Christmas and End of the Year Festivities programme.

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  • Nomad Island Fest 2022

    Nomad Island Fest 2022

    December, 1st to 7th
    Nomad Island Fest is the leading network and business festival for location-independent entrepreneurs and digital nomads.
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  • Maxi Race Madeira

    Maxi Race Madeira

    December,2nd to 4th
    Clube Naval do Seixal, in partnership with the Municipality of Porto Moniz, organize the 4th edition of the Maxi Race Madeira, an adventure Trail Running event, integrated in the world circuit, in a competition...
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  • Madeira Dig Festival

    Madeira Dig Festival

    December,8th to 13th

    The Madeira Dig Festival is a noteworthy high quality cultural event held between the 8th to 13th December, that highlights Madeira as an attractive tourist destination for a young and active segment.

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  • 16h 'ChristmasTraditional Delicacies' Exhibition

    16h 'ChristmasTraditional Delicacies' Exhibition

    December, 10th and 11th

    The Casa do Povo da Boaventura, located in the village of Fajã do Penedo, in the municipality of São Vicente, promotes from December,10th to 11th, the "ChristmasTraditional delicacies exhibition".

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  • Childbirth Masses

    Childbirth Masses

    December, 16th to 24th

    From 16th to 24th December, Madeira celebrates one of its main Christmas traditions: the Childbirth Masses.

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  • Christmas Flavours

    Christmas Flavours

    December,17th and 18th

    Christmas Flavours is an event organized by the Casa do Povo de Campanário (Community Centre), due to take place on the 17th and 18th of December.

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  • Market Night

    Market Night

    December, 23rd

    Shopping for the final Christmas gifts on the night of the 23rd of December is a tradition that leads thousands of Madeireans to the Market streets in Funchal.

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  • New Year's Eve Concert

    New Year's Eve Concert

    December 31st

    Praça do Povo will be center stage of two concerts: one held during  New Year's Eve and the second, shortly after the stroke of midnight.

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  • 63rd Tour of the city of Funchal – St. Sylvester’s Race

    63rd Tour of the city of Funchal – St. Sylvester’s Race


    The Tour of the City of Funchal is an event promoted by the Madeira Athletics Association and considered one of the oldest of its kind in Portugal and Europe.

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  • “Cantar os Reis

    “Cantar os Reis" – Twelfth Night Songs

    January, 5th
    This is one of the oldest and most popular traditions in Madeira celebrated a little all over the island, a ritual that brings together families, friends and neighbours who come out to the streets to "sing the ...
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  • Madeira Plunge

    Madeira Plunge


    The event of the year will take place on the 1st of January at noon, at Ponta Gorda Bathing Complex, also known as “Poças do Governador”.

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  • MOF- Madeira Orienteering Festival

    MOF- Madeira Orienteering Festival

    January,13th to 15th

    The Funchal Mountain Club (CMOF) promotes between January,13th to 15th, the Madeira Orienteering Festival.

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  • Santo Amaro Feast

    Santo Amaro Feast

    January,14th and 15th

    On January 14th and 15th all parishes around Madeira celebrate this religious festivity in tribute to Santo Amaro.

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  • Funchal Marathon

    Funchal Marathon


    The Madeira Athletics Association (AARAM) promotes the 8th edition of this major international sporting event, to be held on January,22nd.

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  • Panelo Feast

    Panelo Feast

    January, 28th and 29th

    This is a famous and old Madeira tradition, held on the last weekend of january (28th and 29th) , enjoyed with a special feeling by the local residents of Seixal, a small village located near Porto Moniz.

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  • XIII Madeira Orienteering Meeting

    XIII Madeira Orienteering Meeting

    The Madeira Adventure Club annually organizes the Madeira Orienteering Meeting (MOM).


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  • Regata Transquadra

    Regata Transquadra

    The Marina of Funchal hosted the first stage of the Regata Transquadra, a nautical competition that takes place in two stages, the first stage of which was scheduled on 22nd of August last.

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  • Weddings Fair “Funchal Noivos & Festas”

    Weddings Fair “Funchal Noivos & Festas”

    Postponed to 2023

    The Funchal Trade and Industry Association – Madeira Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACIF-CCIM) annually promote the weddings fair “Funchal Noivos & Festas”, the Pestana Fórum Casino.

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  • Carnival


    February,15th to 26th

    Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.

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  • Compadres Feast

    Compadres Feast

    February,10th and 11th
    The ‘Festa dos Compadres’ marks the opening of the Carnival season in Madeira, a tradition going back to more than 50 years, which is celebrated with great enthusiasm in Santana, an event to be held on February...
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  • “Amo-TEatro

    “Amo-TEatro" Festival

    In collaboration with the Camacha’s Experimental Theatre (TEC), Camacha's Casa do Povo will organize another edition of the “AMO-TEatro” Festival.

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  • Lemon Festival

    Lemon Festival

    The parish of Ilha, in the municipality of Santana annually hosts the Lemon Festival.

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  • Regional Custard Apple Exhibition

    Regional Custard Apple Exhibition

    The Casa do Povo of  Faial and the Farmers Association promotes the annual Regional Custard Apple Exhibition (Exposição Regional da Anona), in partnership with the Regional Secretariat of Agriculture and Rural ...
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  • Sugarcane and derivatives fair

    Sugarcane and derivatives fair

    April, 9th and 10th

    The Sugarcane and derivatives fair takes place in the parish of Canhas, at Ponta do Sol municipality between April, 9th and 10th.

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  • 6ªF #Santa Volta à ilha em Bicicleta | Good Friday - Island Bike Tour

    6ªF #Santa Volta à ilha em Bicicleta | Good Friday - Island Bike Tour

    Grupo Desportivo das Corticeiras, in collaboration with Clube de Futebol Carvalheiro, organizes on April 15th, the second edition of the 6ªF #Santa Volta à ilha em Bicicleta | Good Friday - Island Bike Tour , a...
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  • MIUT - Madeira Island Ultra Trail

    MIUT - Madeira Island Ultra Trail

    April, 22nd
    The Clube de Montanha do Funchal promotes on April 22nd, another edition of MIUT (Madeira Island Ultra Trail) a mountain race that offers its participants with a unique experience crossing the island’s highest ...
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  • Madeira Rum Festival

    Madeira Rum Festival

    IVBAM, IP – RAM promotes the 5th edition of the Madeira Rum Festival, at Avenida Arriaga, an event destined for the general public.
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  • Flower Festival

    Flower Festival

    April 27th to May,21st
    The Flower Festival is a cultural event associated the local traditions, whether through the performances of folk groups, or through the construction of the beautiful floral carpets, an event filled with lots o...
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    Praça do Povo hosts the subtropical fruits and flavours exhibition – EXPOTROPICAL, an event organized by the Casa do Povo de Santa Maria Maior (Community Centre), in partnership with the Regional Secretariat fo...
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  • ‘Fica na Cidade’ Festival

    ‘Fica na Cidade’ Festival


    The Municipality of Funchal annually hosts the music Festival ‘Fica na Cidade’ (‘stay in town’), .
    The 2021 edition was an online format, featuring a new dynamic and a new program.

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  • Festival of St. James the Lesser

    Festival of St. James the Lesser

    May, 1st

    On the 1st May the city of Funchal pays homage to its patron saint, São Tiago Menor (St. James the Lesser).

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  • Maktub Soundsgood

    Maktub Soundsgood

    This reggae music festival is held in Paúl do Mar, thus signaling the beginning of summer in this viilage.

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  •  School Sports Festival

    School Sports Festival

    The Regional Secretariat of Education, in collaboration with the Regional Directorate of Education, promotes another edition of the School Sports Festival.

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  • Madeira Flower Classic Auto Parade

    Madeira Flower Classic Auto Parade


    The Madeira Flower Classic Auto Parade consists of a parade of classic vehicles integrated in the festivities of the Flower Festival 2023, an event to be held on Sunday, May,7th.

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  • International Museum Day

    International Museum Day


    The 2022 edition of the International Museum Day commemorated on the 18th of May featured the theme “Museums as cultural hubs, The future of tradition”.

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  • Onion Festival

    Onion Festival

    May,20th to 22nd

    The onion festival is one of the most emblematic festivities of Caniço, whose main attraction is the onion parade, involving several decorated floats and an auction, an event to held from May,20th to 22nd

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  • Porto Santo Nature Trail

    Porto Santo Nature Trail

    The Athletics Association of the Autonomous Region of Madeira annually hosts the Porto Santo Nature Trail, a sports competion held in Porto Santo island.

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  • "Music in the Chapels" Concert Series

    With the objective of promoting the chapel of São Sebastião located in Vila da Ponta do Sol, an organization of the Associação Retoiça, the event “Música nas Capelas” takes place between the months of October a...
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  • Chapels under the Moonlight

    Chapels under the Moonlight

    The Regional Directorate for Culture is the responsible entity for an unprecedented project, based on the idea of accessibility to our heritage, making it available to the general public.

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  • Sé Festivities

    Sé Festivities

    The centre of Funchal takes on a new life with the recreation of traditional Madeiran celebrations.

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  • "Aqui Acolá" Festival

    The historical core of the Ponta do Sol municipality will host the 7th edition of the Festival “Aqui Acolá”, a cultural initiative held during the month of May that aims to heighten the cultural landscape and t...
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  • Trout Festival/Cider Route

    Trout Festival/Cider Route

    The municipality of Santana hosts another edition of the Trout Festival/Cider Route, an event which coincides with the Meeting of Cultural Groups in the municipality of Santana.

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  • Ultra Skyrunning Madeira

    Ultra Skyrunning Madeira

    May, 16th to 17th

    With the picturesque city of Santana as backdrop, is the centerstage of yet another edition of the Ultra Skyrunning Madeira, a sports event to be held between May, 16th to 18th.

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  • Festival Aleste

    Festival Aleste


    Aleste Festival is one of the latest cultural events dedicated specially to music, a musical festival commited to improve the diversity and the quality of music concerts in Madeira Island, to be held on May.

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  • Rampa dos Barreiros

    Rampa dos Barreiros

    Organized by Clube de Automóveis Clássicos da Madeira, Rampa dos Barreiros is an historic controlled speed competition on a closed circuit, with an extension of approximately 2.5 km, starting in front of the Ma...
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  • Madeira Classic Car Revival

    Madeira Classic Car Revival

    May,20th and 21st
    This event, which takes place at Praça do Povo on the last weekend of May, between May, 20th and 21st and is organized by Clube de Automóveis Clássicos da Madeira with the purpose of showing and rewarding the b...
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  • Sixteenth Century Market

    Sixteenth Century Market

    June, 3rd to 5th

    Machico hosts between June 3rd to 5th, the 16th-century Market", an event that evokes the historical period of the discovery of the island, which has gained a prominent cultural status.

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  • 49th edition - Book Fair

    49th edition - Book Fair

    Avenida Arriaga is the centre stage of the annual Book Fair, a cultural gathering which involves most of Madeira's bookshops and some Portuguese publishing houses.

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  •  Madeira Canyoning Meeting

    Madeira Canyoning Meeting

    Madeira Canyoning Meeting is an event organized by the Sailing Club of Seixal and the Mountain Camping Federation of Portugal.

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  • Biosphere Roller Skater

    Biosphere Roller Skater

    The “Biosphere Roller Skater” is an International Speed Skating Tournament held in Faial, Santana, at the 200 metres race track situated at Ribeira do Faial.

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  • Gastronomic Festival

    Gastronomic Festival "Garden of Flavours"

    The Frente Mar Funchal company partnership with the São Martinho Parish Council and the Funchal Municipal Council, the Panoramic Gardens, located in Estrada Monumental, hosted the 6th edition of the Cooking Fes...
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  • Cherry Festival

    Cherry Festival

    The village of Jardim da Serra, located in the upper areas of Câmara de Lobos, annually hosts the Cherry Festival, a popular event that promotes the local tradition of this parish.
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  • Global Wellness Day - Madeira

    Global Wellness Day - Madeira


    Madeira partakes in the celebrations of the “Global Wellness Day” movement, an event held on June,11th featuring various online events held all over the world, for 12 hours.

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  • III Madeira Sup Challenge

    III Madeira Sup Challenge

    The Madeira Island Sup Challenge (MISC) is a Stand Up Paddle Board race, which for the first time integrated a stage of the European circuit EUROTOUR
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  • Tuna Festival

    Tuna Festival

    April,24th to 30th
    This event to be held between April,24th to 30th, aims to present the countless ways to cook tuna in the several countries invited, an initiative which shall culminate in a gala dinner in which the Madeiran tab...
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  • 32nd Regional Bread Fair

    32nd Regional Bread Fair

    The Regional Bread Fair is an event organised by the Funchal Lions Club for over 20 years with the purpose of raising funds for the club’s charity works.

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  • Madeira Adapted Swimming World Championship

    Madeira Adapted Swimming World Championship

    The Portuguese Swimming Federation (FPN – Federação Portuguesa de Natação) and World Para Swimming (WPS), in partnership with the Madeira Swimming Association (ANM - Associação de Natação da Madeira), organize ...
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  • Madeira Cross Games

    Madeira Cross Games

    16 a 18 de junho
    O Clube Naval do Funchal e Naval Box, em colaboração com Turismo da Madeira promovem a 7.ª edição do Madeira Cross Games.
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  • "Sopas do Campo” fair

    The Casa do Povo of Boaventura annually promotes the “Sopas do Campo” fair  in collaboration with the Regional Secretariat of Agriculture and Rural Development, through the Regional Directorate of Agriculture a...
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  • Regional Arts Week

    Regional Arts Week

    June,14th to 19th
    For the past three decades the Regional Government of Madeira, the Regional Secretariat for Education/Regional Directorate for Education, through the Directorate for Artistic Education and Multimedia Services, ...
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  • European Bridge Championship

    European Bridge Championship

    Organized by the Madeira Bridge Association, in partnership with the European Bridge League, the European Bridge Championship is to be held, a competition which will take place at the Madeira Casino and the Sav...
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  • “Popular Parades”

    “Popular Parades”

    June,12th, 13th and 23rd
    During the month of June, and in particular between June, 12th,13th and 23rd, several festivities are held in tribute to several the popular saints, starting with the celebration in honour of Santo António (Sai...
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  • Atlantic Festival

    Atlantic Festival

    2nd to 24th June

    The Madeira Atlantic Festival sets the beginning of the summer season in Madeira, and is one of the most recent tourist entertainment events, to be held on June, 2nd to 24th.

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  • Atlantic Roots Festival

    Atlantic Roots Festival

    Promoted by the Regional Culture Bureau (DRC) this event is considered to be one of the oldest traditional music festivals of the World Music genre both in Europe and Portugal.

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  • Feast of St John | Porto Santo

    Feast of St John | Porto Santo

    June,15th to 26th
    The Feast of St. John are one of the largest tourist events on Porto Santo island, an event integrated in the celebrations of the municipality of Porto Santo held on June 15th to 26th.
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  • Feast of St. John's Altars

    Feast of St. John's Altars

    These popular festivities are strongly rooted in the traditions of Madeira.  

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  • Madeira Cider Week

    Madeira Cider Week

    Quinta Pedagógica dos Prazeres, in collaboration with the Madeira Gastronomic Association and the Municipality of Calheta, organize the 7th Madeira Cider Week,  an event that aims to preserve and enhance this c...
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  • St. Peter Festivities | Ribeira Brava

    St. Peter Festivities | Ribeira Brava

    June,28th and 29th

    The municipality of Ribeira Brava, located to the west of Madeira Island, hosts the popular saints’ marches in honour of Saint Peter, an event held from June,28th and 29th.

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  • S. Pedro Festivities  | Câmara de Lobos

    S. Pedro Festivities | Câmara de Lobos

    June,28th and 29th

    The municipality of Câmara de Lobos promotes between the traditional popular marches in honor of San Pedro, a popular celebration that integrates several groups and participants, held from June, 28th and 29th.

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  •  Day of the Autonomous Region of Madeira

    Day of the Autonomous Region of Madeira

    The Autonomy of Madeira, established in the Portuguese Constitution of 1976, is celebrated on this day in all the municipalities of the archipelago, with several proceedings like the Official Ceremonial tribute...
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  • "100-Mile Race" - Historic Rally

    The Madeira’s Classical Car Club annually promotes the "100-Mile Race" - Historic Rally. 

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  • Madeira Big Game Fishing Championship

    Madeira Big Game Fishing Championship


    Madeira Islands hosts this well-known event in the panorama of world sport fishing, which takes place simultaneously in various parts of the world, held July,4th.

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  • 38th Regional Folklore Festival - 24 Hours of Dancing

    38th Regional Folklore Festival - 24 Hours of Dancing

    The municipality of Santana hosts this iconic ethnographic festival, which is a hallmark at both a regional and national level, for fostering and promoting the cultural heritage and the culinary traditions of t...
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  • Funchal Jazz Festival

    Funchal Jazz Festival

    Organized by the Municipality of Funchal, "Funchal Jazz Festival " is an initiative that integrates a cycle of various music concerts.

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  • Santa Cruz Gastronomic Week

    Santa Cruz Gastronomic Week

    The Santa Cruz Gastronomic Week is a gastronomic, cultural and recreational event, promoted by the Santa Cruz Parish Council.
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  • 66th Edition - Porto Moniz Agricultural Fair

    66th Edition - Porto Moniz Agricultural Fair

    The Santa Agricultural Fair, an event which dates back to 1955, seeks to foster the development of the local livestock sector with the presence of many exhibitors of products and materials related to agricultur...
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  • Sour Cherry and Regional Confectionery Show

    Sour Cherry and Regional Confectionery Show

    The Community Centre of Curral das Freiras hosts another edition of the Sour Cherry and Regional Confectionery Show.

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  • Madeira Uphill

    Madeira Uphill

    Madeira Uphill is an athletic event of international scope, which consegrates athletes of many countries, in a more recreational perspective, not forgetting its competitive nature.

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  • "Monte de Clássicos" Race

    Organized annually by the Monte Parish Council, the Monte de Clássicos race has come to revive a longstanding tradition in the parish of Monte, a passion which brings together several classic car owners residin...
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  • Madeira Bike Tour

    Madeira Bike Tour

    The Madeira Cycling Association hosts the 48th edition of the Madeira Bike Tour, a race integrated both in the junior and amateur cycling categories.

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  • Banana Regional Exhibit

    Banana Regional Exhibit

    The village of Madalena do Mar, in the municipality of Ponta do Sol, pays tribute to one of its most important and best known products, which is also one of the main regional agricultural productions - the bana...
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  • Limpet Festival

    Limpet Festival

    Casa do Povo of Paul do Mar promotes this important popular event, that intends to promote the cultural heritage of this parish located in the municipality of Calheta, an event that takes place in July.
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  • Harvey Foster Classic New Road

    Harvey Foster Classic New Road

    The Madeira Classic Car Club will promote the 9th edition of the "Harvey Foster Classic New Road" race, an event organized in honour of Mr. Harvey Foster, who brought the first car to Madeira, in 1904.

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  • Expomadeira


    Expomadeira is the largest business exhibition of economic activities in Madeira, an exhibition that has the participation of about 100 companies from the most varied sectors of activity of the Autonomous Regio...
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  • Summer Opening Festival

    Summer Opening Festival

    This is the 9th edition of this urban festival, in the unique natural setting of Santa Catarina Park, with the Atlantic Ocean and the city of Funchal as its main background.

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  • Wheat and Chickling Vetch Regional Show

    Wheat and Chickling Vetch Regional Show

    The Casa do Povo da Quinta Grande (Community Centre) promotes the Wheat and Chickling Vetch regional show an event organised with the aim of promoting the regional gastronomic heritage and encouraging the resum...
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  • Regatta of Traditional Madeiran Canoes

    Regatta of Traditional Madeiran Canoes

    Funchal´s hosts another edition of the Traditional Madeiran Canoes Regatta (fishing boats), an event organized by Funchal’s Town Hall and the Madeira Regional Canoeing Association, in collaboration with the Mad...
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  • Sea Week

    Sea Week

    This is one of the most outstanding events in Porto Moniz calendar of events,.
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  • Classics at Magnolia

    Classics at Magnolia

    July, 29th and 30th

    Between July,29th to 30th, Quinta Magnolia’s gardens is the centre stage of another edition of the "Classics at Magnolia", an event which showcases a unique heritage recognized across borders.

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  • Madeira Base jJump

    Madeira Base jJump

    The Porto da Cruz Sports Association, in partnership with the City Council of Machico and the local Parish Council, under the technical responsibility of JP de Kam (cinema double) and Pedro Bloker, responsible ...
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  •  Machico Gastronomic Fair

    Machico Gastronomic Fair

    Promoted by the Municipality of Machico this event has as main objective promoting the regional cuisine, in particular the delicacies of this municipality located in the eastern part of the island.

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  • Madeira Wine Rally

    Madeira Wine Rally

    The “Madeira Wine Rally”, is the largest racing event in the Region.

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  • Nossa Senhora da Saúde Festivity | Lameiros

    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".

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  • Santa Cruz Folklore Gathering

    Santa Cruz Folklore Gathering

    In July, the Community Centre of Santa Cruz promotes the 24th Santa Cruz Folklore Gathering, an event taking place at Praça Dr. Joao Abel de Freitas

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  • Madeira Beer Festival

    Madeira Beer Festival


    The Promenade dos Reis Magos, at Caniço de Baixo, hosted the second edition of the popular Madeira Beer Festival.

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  • National Juniors Absolute Championship

    National Juniors Absolute Championship

    Madeira hosts in the month of August, the "OPEN DE PORTUGAL - CIMAI / MYRTHA", the National Juniors Absolute Championship, a sports event organised by the Portuguese Swimming Federation in collaboration with th...
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  • Art Camacha

    Art Camacha

    August,,11h to 16th

    Organized by the Casa do Povo da Camacha, the Camacha Art Festival is dedicated to the cultural traditions of this parish, an event to be held from August,11th to 16th.

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  • Black Scabbard Fish Festival

    Black Scabbard Fish Festival

    The bay of Câmara de Lobos annually hosts the Black Scabbard Fish Festival, an event organised by the Parish Council of Câmara de Lobos, dedicated to one of the most typical gastronomic specialties of Madeira.

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  • Nossa Senhora do Monte feastivity

    Nossa Senhora do Monte feastivity

    August, 14th and 15th
    This Festival is considered to be the main feast of popular devotion in the region, celebrated everywhere in the world where there are immigrants from Madeira, an occasion to be held between August 14th to 15th...
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  • European Triathlon Cup and Parathriathlon World Cup

    European Triathlon Cup and Parathriathlon World Cup

    The Regional Triathlon Association of Madeira and the Triathlon Federation of Portugal are organising the European Triathlon Cup and the Parathriathlon World Cup.

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  • Gastronomy Exhibit of Santana

    Gastronomy Exhibit of Santana

    The municipality of Santana promotes the Gastronomy Exhibit, an initiative whose main objective is to contribute to the promotion and appreciation of local cuisine.

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  • International Super Trial 4x4

    International Super Trial 4x4

    Organized by Grupo Desportivo do Estreito, the “International Super Trial 4x4 S. Vicente Madeira”, is a sports competition to be held in S. Vicente, aimed at the endurance modality, in an obstacle course with 4...
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  • Emigrant and Tourist Festival

    Emigrant and Tourist Festival

    The Parish of Atouguia, in Calheta, hosts the Emigrant and Tourist Festival, a traditional Madeiran festival which attracts many Madeirans and tourists.

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  • Caniço Gastronomic Festival

    Caniço Gastronomic Festival

    The city of Caniço annually hosts showcase of culinary flavours that have come to be established as the tourist attraction for this location.

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  • SANTAcurtas


    The Casa da Cultura de Santa Cruz - Quinta do Revoredo annually promotes an outdoor film festival under the theme "SantaCurtas".

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  • Harvest Festival  | Porto Santo

    Harvest Festival | Porto Santo

    Porto Santo Island hosts this festival thus promoting the various types of wine produced in this municipality.

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  • Municipality Festivities - S. Vicente

    Municipality Festivities - S. Vicente

    August,26th and 28th

    The picturesque town of São Vicente, located on the North coast of Madeira, hosts on August, 26th to 28th, the festivities in tribute to the municipality with the same name.

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  • 18th European Folklore Week

    18th European Folklore Week

    Organized by the Folklore and Ethnographic group of Boa Nova, this festival aims to disseminate the rich cultural heritage of Madeira by presenting its ethnography and folklore in an intercultural gathering wit...
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  • National and International Folklore Festival

    National and International Folklore Festival

    The village of Ponta do Sol annually promotes this festival, an initiative promoted by the Ponta do Sol Folklore Group, in collaboration with the local Municipal Council.

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  • Grape and Farmer Festival

    Grape and Farmer Festival

    This parish annualy hosts the Grape and Farmer Festival, an event which depicts the importance of this ancestral wine-making tradition.


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  • Feast of Jesus and of the Holy Sacrament

    Feast of Jesus and of the Holy Sacrament

    August,31st to September,3rd

    The festivity of "Santissimo Sacramento", also known as the "arraial do Bom Jesus”, will be held between August, 31st to September,3rd, in the parish of Ponta Delgada, São Vicente.

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  • Ethnographic Exhibition - “Camacha of Yesterday-Madeira of Always”

    Ethnographic Exhibition - “Camacha of Yesterday-Madeira of Always”

    Organized by ADESCA – Social and Cultural Development Association of Camacha, the Ethnographic Exhibition – “Camacha of Yesterday-Madeira of Always” is a unique event, which disseminates and replicates the rich...
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  • Madeira International Squash Open

    Madeira International Squash Open

    The Madeira International Squash Open tournament has been a feature of the Madeira Island´s sporting calendar for 15 years, a sports event integrated in the Professional Squash Association (PSA) world tour matc...
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  • 23rd International Regatta Canary - Madeira

    23rd International Regatta Canary - Madeira

    Madeira hosts another edition of the international Regatta Canary-Madeira, a true cultural exchange that brings together hundreds of sailing enthusiasts.

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  • Madeira Wine Festival

    Madeira Wine Festival

    August, 31st to September, 17th
    The Madeira Wine Festival is one of the island´s main tourist attractions that pays tribute to this precious nectar and its undeniable socioeconomic significance, an event programmed from August, 31st to Septem...
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  • Wine Harvest - Blandy´s

    Wine Harvest - Blandy´s

    Integrated in the wine harvest festival celebrations held in Madeira Islands, the Blandy´s Lodges organises a varied recreational programme, offering tourists and the general public the opportunity to experienc...
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  • Wine Harvest Festival - Estreito C. Lobos

    Wine Harvest Festival - Estreito C. Lobos


    The picturesque village of Estreito de Câmara de Lobos hosts on September,9th, the Wine Harvest Festival, an event that pays tribute to the regional viticultural tradition.

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  • Regional Bands Meeting

    Regional Bands Meeting

    September,8th to 11th

    The Madeira Cultural Department (DRC) organises between September, 8th to 11th, this cultural and musical assemble, a public recognition of regional philharmonic bands.

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  • 30th Madeira Classic Car Rally

    30th Madeira Classic Car Rally

    September,10th and 11th

    The Madeira Classic Car Club (Clube de Automóveis Clássicos da Madeira - CACM) promotes between September, 10th and 11th another edition of the Madeira Classic Car Rally.

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  • OCEANMAN Madeira

    OCEANMAN Madeira

    September,10th to 11th
    The Oceanman-Madeira® is a sea swimming event, part of the world circuit, in the open waters category, comprising five distances and covering some municipalities in the south of the region, from Calheta to the ...
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  • Wine Harvest Festivities - Quinta do Furão

    Wine Harvest Festivities - Quinta do Furão

    The Quinta do Furão Hotel annually joins in with the countless cultural displays held  round the island, as part of the celebrations of the wine harvest.

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  • Nossa Senhora da Piedade Festivity

    Nossa Senhora da Piedade Festivity

    September 15th and 17th

    The traditional "Nossa Senhora da Piedade" Festivity is celebrated every year in Caniçal parish.

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  • 38th Apple Festival

    38th Apple Festival

    Taking place from in September this is a rural event that brings together many farmers from several neighbouring regions, which turn the production of the “pêro”, common name for apple, into a widely animated f...
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  • Trans Madeira

    Trans Madeira

    16th to 20th May || 19th to 23rd September
    Trans Madeira is an enduro mountain bike race that stared back in 2018 and explores all four corners of Madeira. More than 200 kilometres of riding, 30 special stages and 140 racers per edition.
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  • Italian Film Festival

    Italian Film Festival

    The Italian Film Festival is the most important event in Portugal regarding Italian culture and one of the most appreciated film festivals in the country. 
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  • Columbus Festival

    Columbus Festival

    September, 21st to 24th
    The Columbus Festival is based on a series of tourist entertainment initiatives that portray the time when this famous merchant resided on the island of Porto Santo, recalling his experiences in the Madeira Arc...
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  • Colombo Golf Trophy

    Colombo Golf Trophy

    The annual Colombo’s Golf Trophy tournament aims to bring together practitioners and enthusiasts of the sport in Porto Santo.
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  • World Tourism Day Commemorations

    World Tourism Day Commemorations


    Madeira, whilst tourist destination par excellence, could not miss out on celebrating the World Tourism Day, held on September,27th, which this year, is dedicated to the topic "Rethinking Tourism".

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  • Ultra Madeira

    Ultra Madeira

    Organized by the Madeira Athletics Association (AARAM), Ultra Madeira is a race that seeks to be a more accessible alternative to Madeira Island Ultra Trail, in a competition that closes the Madeira Trail circu...
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  • Bolo do Caco and Homemade Bread Exhibition

    Bolo do Caco and Homemade Bread Exhibition

    The Casa do Povo do Imaculado Coração de Maria (Community Centre) holds the Bolo do Caco and Homemade Bread Exhibition, an event which will take place in the Santa Luzia Gardens.
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  • Nature Festival

    Nature Festival

    October,3rd to 8th
    The Madeira Nature Festival aims to promote nature tourism, encouraging the practice of activities that allow direct contact with the rich natural heritage of the archipelago of Madeira, an event to be held fro...
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  • Sandokan Enduro

    Sandokan Enduro

    Madeira Island hosts in early november,the Sandokan - Enduro Madeira Island race, a MTB sport competition promoted by the company BIKULTURE, held in the municipality of Calheta.

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  • ‘MARIOFA’ Festival

    ‘MARIOFA’ Festival

    Organized by Associação Nuvem Aquarela, in co-production with the Municipality of Funchal, this initiative seeks once again to cause awe, laughter as well as introspection through the art of puppetry among the ...
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  • Passion Fruit and Derivatives Exhibition

    Passion Fruit and Derivatives Exhibition

    Ribeira Brava annually promotes the "Passion Fruit and Derivatives Exhibition" an event aiming to promote the regional production of passion fruit.
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  • "Senhor dos Milagres" Festivity

    October,8th and 9th

    Machico annually hosts one of of its most most important religious festivities, held in October, 8th and 9th.

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  • Mountain Bike Madeira Meeting

    Mountain Bike Madeira Meeting

    Madeira annually hosts the Mountain Bike Madeira Meeting, a mountain biking competition that will take place in Seixal, on the north coast of the Madeira Island.

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  • Apple Festival

    Apple Festival

    The Parish Council of Camacha promotes between October,13th to 16th, the Apple Festival, an event to be held at Largo Conselheiro Aires de Ornelas.
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  • Sea and Fisherman's Fair

    Sea and Fisherman's Fair

    The Sea and Fisherman's Fair is an event organized by Casa do Povo do Caniçal (Community Centre), a town where fishing is an important economic activity, most importantly tuna fishing, thus paying homage to the...
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  • Madeira International Mandolin Festival

    Madeira International Mandolin Festival

    The Madeira Mandolin Association annually promotes the Madeira International Mandolin Festival, which will take place in the foyer of the renovated Baltazar Dias Municipal Theater.

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  • L Concerts

    L Concerts

    The Estalagem da Ponta do Sol, in collaboration with the company “Urbanistas” and the Madeira Music Conservatoire, hosts on October,15th, another edition of “L Concerts".

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  • “Caminho de Ferro do Monte” Race

    “Caminho de Ferro do Monte” Race

    The Athletics Association of the Autonomous Region of Madeira (AARAM), in collaboration with the Parish Council of Monte, annually organizes the race “Caminho de Ferro do Monte” Race.
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  • National and Regional Motocross Championship

    National and Regional Motocross Championship

    The Portuguese Motocross Federation, in partnership with Clube Desportivo e Recreativo dos Prazeres and Club Sport Marítimo, promotes the final of the MX65 National Motocross Championship, which also coincides ...
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  •  Madeira Organ Festival

    Madeira Organ Festival

    The Regional Directorate for Culture promotes the Madeira Organ Festival, organizing a set of eleven concerts, headlined by nationally and internationally renowned Master Organ players.

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  • Funchal Eco Trail

    Funchal Eco Trail

    The city of Funchal is part of an international route of Eco Trail events, a kind of trail running that is unique for the fact that it includes an urban circuit.

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  • Beach Handball European Cup - Porto Santo

    Beach Handball European Cup - Porto Santo

    The Portuguese Handball Federation in partnership with the Madeira Handball Association, organized this international event for the 1st time, integrated in the European handball Federation calendar. which is to...
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  • Madeira Fashion

    Madeira Fashion

    This event is organized in partnership with the Madeira Young Entrepreneurs Association and aims to affirm the importance of Madeiran Embroidery as a differentiated product of excellence, with historical roots,...
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  • 31st Cider Festival

    31st Cider Festival

    With the aim of promoting the secular tradition that is behind the manufacture of cider, the village of Santo da Serra promotes a popular festivity as a tribute to the cider, a local popular beverage, in a fest...
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  • Golden Trail World Series

    Golden Trail World Series

    Madeira hosted the final of the Golden Trail Series one of the most renowned trail running championships in the world.
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  • Rali Madeira Legend

    Rali Madeira Legend

    October,27th to 29th
    The Club Sports Madeira, in partnership with Clube de Automóveis Clássicos da Madeira and X Racing promote the Madeira Legend Rally, an auto competion to be held from October,27th to 29th.
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  • Biathlon and Triathlon World Championship

    Biathlon and Triathlon World Championship

    Ludens Clube de Machico organizes the Biathlon and Triathlon World Championship an evnt held in Machico Bay, more specifically in the marina. 

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  • Chestnut Festival

    Chestnut Festival


    Organized by the Casa do Povo of Curral das Freiras with the purpose of promoting this important regional agricultural product.

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  • Madeira Ocean Challenge

    Madeira Ocean Challenge

    The Madeira Regional Canoeing Association organizes the 4th edition of the "MADEIRA OCEAN CHALLENGE", a competition consisted of the following races - "MOC - SCHOOLS OF SURFSKI", "MOC - DOWNWIND SURFSKI" and th...
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  • ADN RACE Ponta do Sol

    ADN RACE Ponta do Sol

    ADN RACE | Ponta do Sol is a Trail Running competition which aims to encourage the practice of sport among the local population, and also contribute to the promotion of the countless tourist attractions of this...
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  • 26th International Madeira Bridge Open

    26th International Madeira Bridge Open

    The Madeira Bridge Association, promotes another edition of this international tournement to be held at the Vidamar Resorts Madeira Hotel, in Funchal.
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  • IX Madeira Piano Fest

    IX Madeira Piano Fest

    The Association of the Friends of the Madeira Conservatory of Music promotes a unique musical festival: Madeira Piano Fest.

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  • Saint Martin Festivities

    Saint Martin Festivities


    On the 11th of November, the Catholic Church celebrates the festivities in tribute to Saint Martin which depicts the faith and unique traditions of the people of Madeira.

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  •  Annual Tourism Conference

    Annual Tourism Conference

    The Annual Tourism Conference is anually organized by the Delegation of the Order of Economists of Madeira, a gathering whose central theme is adjusted to the trends of the tourist industry and to the needs of ...
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  • Sounds and Flavours of Madeira

    Sounds and Flavours of Madeira

    Organized by Casa do Povo de Santa Cruz (Community Centre), another edition of this event which marks the beginning of the Christmas festivities in that municipality.
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