PROJECT

MARCHAS POPULARES

 

The Popular Marches are Portuguese event that takes place in June in Lisbon.

This tradition consists of a competition between neighborhoods integrated by its residentes where they prepare a choreography together with costumes and accessories transmitting their local cultures.

This marches meet at Avenida da Liberdade(One of the most iconic streets in Lisbon) where the competition takes place witch has several evaluation variants such as music, choreography, originality of the lyrics…

At this time the population coexists with residentes of the area in an atmosphere of great joy between food and drink where sardines and drink are the common denominator.