NOTE: Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the usual festivities will not be held in 2020.


The festivities of the municipal holiday starting on weekend closest to July 18, the date which marks the creation of the county (1514). On this date revealed to Nordeste thousands of strangers in search of the unique landscape of the county and the religious and cultural program involving these parties.

From June to September, all parishes promote their religious festivals, starting in the parish of Santo António de Nordestinho and closure in the parish of Salga.

In May and June, also celebrate the festivities of the Holy Spirit and St. John.

Note: you can see the full program in the Post Office, or, in the portuguese version, on the Culture item.

Festivities calendar

Vila do Nordeste
On weekend closest to July 18 (day of the municipal holiday)

Food and Craft Fair – Vila do Nordeste
1st Weekend week of September or the end-of-the week following the party’s municipal holiday to July 18

Festivals of N. S. Light on the Sunday before the municipal holiday feasts on July 18

Lomba da Fazenda
Feasts of Imaculada Conceição on the 1st Sunday in August

São Pedro do Nordestinho
Feasts of São Pedro in the Sunday closest to June 29

Santo António do Nordestinho
Festivals of Santo António on Sunday closest to June 13

Festivals of N. S. Help in the last weekend of July

Feasts of St. Anne on the last weekend of July

Festivals of Nossa Senhora da Anunciação on the 2nd Sunday in August

Festivals of Nossa Senhora do Rosário on Sunday following the holiday of August 15

Events of San Jose on the second Sunday of September