February 23, 2020 English news blog from the Algarve

Portimão Market hosts Orange Fest

Portimão’s market will host the 12th edition of the Orange Fest. The event starts tomorrow (February 11) and lasts until Saturday. Cooking demonstrations, special menus and great deals. Check here all about the event!

The Municipal Market of Portimão brings yet another edition of the famous Festa da Laranja. For the next five days, oranges sold at the market will cost only €0.69 per kilo.

There will be cooking demonstrations and tastings, from 10 am until noon. Visitors will also find special deals and discounts across the fair and in two of the market’s cafés – Cafetaria Bar ZDT and Casa das Bifanas.

The festival will also count with a gymnastics class on Friday, February 14. The class is mainly for people suffering type 2 diabetes, but it is open for everyone. It starts at 10 am and takes place near the market’s main entrance.

All events in the Festa da Laranja are free!

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