No weekend plans? I’ve arrived on the proper textual content. On 9 and 10 July the Municipal Park of Porto will host the Continente Meals Pageant. Regardless of the warmth that’s felt all through the nation, we’ve got a number of good causes that may tempt you to go away the home to spend a day with your loved ones and within the firm of one of the best that the occasion has to supply.
Do you might have doubts? MAGG might be attending the occasion and after a number of excursions across the venue, we’ve got issues to let you know. Seize your notepad and begin pointing.
Along with seeing a few of Portugal’s finest cooks in motion, there are additionally numerous household actions, reminiscent of face portray or inflatables. Those that will go to the Parque da Cidade can even have the ability to attend the performances of quite a few nationwide and worldwide artists.
We’re speaking about Tony Carreira, in fact, but in addition about Pedro Abrunhosa or Daniela Mercury. However are you aware what’s one of the best of all of it? It is simply that admission – and nearly the whole lot you are able to do on the pageant – is free. “Hello, how did you say?” Sure. You learn that proper. We repeat and extra slowly: free. The Continente Meals Pageant goals to democratize everybody’s entry to one of the best music and meals.
Proof of this are usually not solely the nice concert events that you could see for free of charge, but in addition the dishes of seven famend cooks reminiscent of Hélio Loureiro, Chakall, Rui Paula, Cris mota and others at an reasonably priced worth.
The one requirement? Convey the desire and power to take part in all actions.
We present you, level by level, the whole lot you are able to do on the Continente Meals Pageant with out paying and that you just actually cannot miss.
Watch the greats of music (to sing till you lose your voice)
A pageant that may be a pageant is not any good with out music to, to not point out, put your toes on the bottom. And the Continent is eager to make sure that it doesn’t fail on this respect. Whether or not it is for individuals who love to recollect the classics or for individuals who love extra pop artists, Throughout these two days there isn’t any scarcity of music and causes to spend all of the energy on the great dishes ready by the cooks who might be current on the Parque da Cidade do Porto.
Concert events begin at 3pm and have well-known artists on stage. This Saturday, July ninth, the present begins with artist Nenny with songs that signify Portuguese and African tradition. From Nenny we moved on to singer Fernando Daniel. The artist gained the fourth version of “The Voice Portugal” and has develop into one of many nice names in Portuguese music. You may see this live performance at 5pm on the primary stage.
The day culminates with two members of the Carreira household taking the stage. At 7pm the singer, actor and composer David Carreira will kick off the Continente Meals Pageant and at 9.30pm Tony Carreira enters with a few of his foremost hits. After a restful night time to recharge your batteries, the session of the present on Sunday 10 July begins with a singer who appeals to the youngest, but in addition to the older ones: Carolina Deslandes.
The singer and songwriter performs at 3pm on the primary stage of the pageant. Within the afternoon, the social gathering continues with a traditional of Portuguese music. Pedro Abrunhosa performs at 5pm.
To shut this very particular occasion with lots of power and good humor, singer and dancer Daniela Mercury takes the stage. At 7 within the afternoon.
Doing household actions (or workshops)
To ensure that the night of 9 and 10 July to be properly spent, it’s vital to ensure enjoyable for everybody. And the enjoyable isn’t missing on this spot that brings collectively, in a single place, actions, meals and wine tastings and good music.
Through the two days of the Continente Meals Pageant, quite a few actions are deliberate in order that the entire household can have enjoyable collectively and with out anybody ever being excluded. One of the best, in fact? You do not have to pay something for them.
Along with the standard video games of the À Roda da Comida space – an initiative of the Continent that goals to encourage all of us to undertake a more healthy and extra balanced life-style – You can even apply slide, acro-bungee, tree climbing, air bungee or leap on trampolines and inflatables. All this, in fact, from 11 am on each days.
You can even do face portray or go to the house of the Continente Academy to see (and take part in) the assorted workshops.
On July 9, for instance, you can begin at 11:30 on the cheese tasting initiation workshop with chef Kiko Martins. Later, at 3pm, Chef Filipa Gomes teaches you methods to make Vietnamese spring rolls.
The subsequent day, July 10 at 11:30 am, uncover a number of wholesome recipes to make (and revel in) in the summertime. At Praça dos Vinhos, open on each days of the pageant, you possibly can take part in a tasting of wines, cheeses and sausages from numerous areas of the nation. And at all times in a relaxed ambiance with good background music.
However there are extra issues to see and do.
See nice cooks in motion (and present your pals you possibly can prepare dinner)
If the chance to style and uncover the dishes of a number of famend cooks is already a dream, having the ability to discover ways to prepare dinner them and shock buddies with an unbelievable dish is even higher. And on the Continente Meals Pageant, it is actually doable. All it’s a must to do is take note of the workshop hours and be sure to carry a pen and paper so you do not neglect something.
Throughout these two days, Cozinh’Arte brings cooks reminiscent of Justa Nobre, Chakall or Filipa Gomes to the stage to show and present methods to put together a few of their classics.
That is the proper time to find all of the secrets and techniques behind the dishes that you’ve got tried many occasions to duplicate at house. A On 9 July, for instance, at 2.15pm you possibly can attend the workshop of chef Hélio Loureiro. On Sunday 10 July you possibly can, for instance, benefit from the top of the day and take part within the workshop of chef Cris Mota. Along with studying, whet your urge for food for dinner.
After singing, dancing and studying a number of recipes, it is advisable replenish your power. That is additionally a fantastic alternative to pattern the delicacies of some cooks or keep in mind the dishes you like a lot. Continente needs you to have entry to one of the best delicacies, however at an reasonably priced worth and, subsequently, you are able to do it on website.
For a a lot lower cost, you possibly can attempt among the cooks’ recipes. Simply purchase the meal vouchers on sale on the venue for € 4.5 and head to the tent of your favourite restaurant or the one which intrigues you essentially the most.
Journey a Ferris wheel (and make a joke on Instagram)
In each nook of the Continente Meals Pageant you’re assured to at all times have new issues to see and do.
Proof of that is the presence of the FULA Ferris wheel, close to the Cozinha de Rua and Praça dos Vinhos pageant areas, which you’ll be able to attempt with out paying something.
And right here is one of the best alternative to tease your pals on Instagram. Get in line to enter the roda and as quickly as you enter, open your cell phone digital camera and put together numerous unbelievable pictures from the very best level of the roda to seize a privileged view of the Parque da Cidade.
Would you like a tip, even a free one? Benefit from the sundown for much more lovely photographs.
Convey pets (and draw their leashes)
On the Continente Meals Pageant there isn’t any scarcity of enormous home canines and each canines and cats are welcome.
To make the house extra accessible to animals, the pageant will characteristic a ZU house, Sonae MC’s pet model, with loungers, fountains and all kinds of comforts in your pet.
As well as, there are quite a few initiatives, presents, reductions and enjoyable actions, reminiscent of permitting the customization of pet leashes, weighing large eyes, taking Polaroid pictures and even seeing how they’re lower.
The ZU house can even have the presence for all the two days of a veterinarian who will at all times be out there to reply any inquiries to households about pets. You may, along with benefiting from some reductions at ZU shops, ebook an appointment in your pet on this house.
To seek out out the whole lot you are able to do on the Continente Meals Pageant, go to the official web site of the occasion and begin mentioning the numerous initiatives that might be at your disposal.