Albergaria-a-Velha hosts the Bread Festival of Portugal from 1 to 3 June, an event that will receive more than 70 varieties of Portuguese bread from various regions of the country.
Apart from different flavors, they differ in terms of their tradition in the manufacture and enormous quality of a product that is strongly present in Portuguese gastronomy, either as an accompaniment, meal or as dessert, since Portugal has a wide variety of sweet breads.
But not only bread makes this festival! The Portuguese Bread Festival also receives varied elements, such as jam, cheese, sausages, cold cooked meat amongst others.
The event will also have a space dedicated to the manufacture, where the attendees will be made aware of all the steps for the confection of this food. Still on the gastronomic slope, and in addition to the presence of several restaurants, it will be possible to watch the food shows.
In addition to the gastronomic event, the festival offers leisure, cultural and sporting moments, such as visits to the mills of Albergaria-a-Velha, a documentary film festival, concerts and entertainment for all ages.
June 1 – 5 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.
June 2 – 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
June 3 – 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Quinta Boa Vista, Albergaria-a-Velha