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Nazaré celebrates Sea Man’s Day

4 May 2017

The “Sea Man’s Day” is a popular festival of great importance to the inhabitants and fishing community.

On Saturday, May 6th, the procession on land, from the Cultural Center of Nazaré to the Chapel “Nossa Senhora dos Aflitos” (15h00), followed by Mass in the sand, in front of the Captainship (16h00). A spectacle of homage to the fisherman, in front of the Cultural Center of Nazaré, at 10 pm, will close the first day of festivities.

On Sunday, May 7th, the route trajectory of the images will take place, at Nazaré, Sítio and Pederneira, followed by the Maritime Procession of the ” Sea Man´s Day “, at 4:00 p.m., fulfilling the ritual of traditional three laps to the bay of Nazaré.

The gastronomy is one of the novelties of these two days of celebrations, with the operation of the Tasquinhas next to the Drying of the Fish.

News from the City Hall of Nazaré.

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