We have been off a little lately though definitely not sitting still… there is so much happening in this beautiful and colourful city ! Though we decided to keep on sharing that with all you wonderful people. Because if the temperatures may not be rising… our bodyheat is into dancing and walking and spreading a lot of good vibes around ! If you join any of these events, let us know with our #whatsuplisboa !
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NOITES de VERÃO with RAW FOREST
Every Friday one can enjoy in the garden of sculptures of the Museum some chill music vibes. A yearly event to take over our Summer Nights with free concerts by a wide variety of dj’s taking over an institutionalized setting.
Friday | 19:30h-21:00h | Museum of Contemporary Art/Museum of Chiado, Rua Serpa Pinto 4, Chiado.
- AURA festival
When you move a little bit out of Lisbon, you can encounter Sintra. A fairytale spot of castles and palaces and superb beaches and forests. But the coming days there will be a wonderful lightshow to be seen. In the historical part of the centre, original works will be displayed through a variety of multimedia, interactive audio-visual installations, videomapping and light-sculptures. Plus for the hungry souls there will be even a variety of streetfood foreseen. Already a yearly tradition by the AURA Sintra since the last 5years… so definitely something to check out and celebrate along !
Friday, Saturday, Sunday | 21:00h – 23:59h | Sintra.
EXHIBITION LIZZY ARTWORK
Who doesn’t know the Portuguese illustrator and surfer Lizzy? Besides combining these two passions on a daily basis, Lizzy has quiet some committed illustrations that deal with the protection of the ocean and its pollution. Untill August 15th she is having her exhibition “Soul & Surf illustrations” running in a cute healthy food hotspot, called Cabane !
Every day | 09:00h-19:00h | Cabane Lisboa, Rua Monte Olivete 20, Principe Real.
A beautiful collection of artists has been choosen for a new show in the heart of Lisbon. The inauguration took place last week but definitely still worth it to go explore till August 17th: Francisco Fonseca – Los Pepes Studio – Mariana PTKS – My name is not SEM – Nuno Alecrim – Tiago Hesp
Every day (except Sunday) | 11:00h – 14:00h and 15:00h – 20:00h| Malapata gallery, Rua Nova do Almada 9, Baixa.
JAZZ EM AGOSTO
During August there are more concerts happening… for example the coming two week there will also be live music in the magic garden of the Gulbenkian. Even though not for free, definitely worth it to try once (or more if you got affected by the jazz-vibe). Check more info and tickets: here !
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday | 19:30h-21:00h | Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, open air amfiteatre and auditorio, Avenida de Berna, 45-A.
ACROfest: COLLECTIVE JAM
Much more into practicing your flexibility, coming to stillness or just enjoying wonderful vibes with people in a natural setting in the midst of the citycentre of Lisbon? Then this might a good alternative to join along a few classes and workshops all related to body and mind. All is based on donation.
Saturday | 10:30 – 20:00h | Campo dos Mártires da Pátria.
- STREET ART TOUR
Those, curious to explore the city of Lisbon through what is written on the walls, we invite each and everyone to participate our street art walk through the center of Lisbon. Note you will also contribute to the art-scenery of Lisbon as part of this remuneration is directly invested in our yesyoucan.spray collective. We organize paint jams and workshops with artists from, based in or just passing through Lisbon.
Sunday| 10:00h – 12:30h | Praça Luís Camões (English). You can register here !
It stays a weekly tradition if you want to escape the centre but still don’t want to travel too far… a small boattrip away and you can enjoy a complete different view on Lisbon. Along with delicious food, arts, live music and crafty beers !
Sunday | 12:00h – 20:30h | ArrozEstudios, Rua do Ginjal 19, Cacilhas.
Saturday | flea market Feira da Ladra | Campo Santa Clara, Alfama
Sundaymorning| all-around market Feira do relogio | metro Bela Vista (Avenida Santo Condestável)
Sunday | vintage/artisanal LX-market | LX factory, Rua Rodrigues Faria 103, Alcântara.