The organizers of LAW '21 (aka 'Lisbon Art Weekend 2021') say their main objective is "to offer to the public of all backgrounds an opportunity to meet and visit Lisbon’s ever growing urban contemporary art scene and experience artworks and performances in their natural habitat. Additionally, LAW strives to offer a framework for discussion through […]


CONCERT (+MEET AND GREET + FILM) | IAMDDB: 2021 Tour | 29-47€

LAV - Lisboa ao Vivo Av. Infante Dom Henrique, Armazem 3, Lisboa, 1950-406 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

British rapper with musical Portuguese, Angolan, and Saudi Arabian roots Diana de Brito is better known by her stage name IAMDDB. She has released three EPs and three mix tapes thus far. In 2018, she opened for Lauryn Hill in the UK and was also voted number three in the BBC's annual Sound of... poll. […]

€29 – €47

to Dec 5 | JAM + ALBUM WRITING + RECORDING SESSIONS | Rodrigo Brandão: LX LIVRE + BLOCK PARTY | 5,35-6,42€


The organizers' description of this interesting four-day musical project is, much like the name of the event, rather long... But we've shortened it the best we could. Here goes: "From December 2nd to 4th, 13 jazz and experimental music musicians from Portugal and Brazil will be playing improvised, at Casa do Capitão, for the recording […]


ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL | Monstra ’22 | 3,50-4,50€


Analogical and digital animation is this year's theme of Lisbon's biggest animation festival to date. For its 21st edition, Monstra honors Bulgaria and "the cinematographic aesthetic differences of Eastern Europe, promoting a retrospective on Bulgarian cinema." The organizers add: "The highlights are many in a festival which also marks the 85th anniversary of Snow White […]


PARTY | O arraial do RDA | FREE

Regueirão dos Anjos 70 Regueirão Anjos 70, 1150-011 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Here's what Anjos staple for many things local culture RDA plainly say about their version of the Santo Antonio festivities this Sunday eve: "On the 12th, we are organizing the already mythical arraial of the RDA. There will be sardines, bifana, and seitana*. There will be a DJ. IMPORTANT: we recommend that you bring reusable […]


CROSS-CULTURAL FESTIVAL | Festival Passagens: A Festival about Migration | FREE

Núcleo A70

From NúcleoA70 and Humans Before Borders (aka, HuBB), the organizers: "It's been a long time. While we were still busy during the pandemic, we missed each other. The wait is over. We invite everyone to join us in this unique weekend of debates and performances that will allow us to take a deep dive in […]


DOUBLE CONCERT | 3NoPalco: Orfélia e Jhon Douglas | 10€

Samambaia Rua da Voz do Operário, 13, Lisbon, Graça

3NoPalco (or "3 on stage") is a project by local Juninho Ibituruna at the new Graça bar/restaurant/coffee shop Samambaia, which "provides meetings between composers, performers and instrumentalists." The organizers add: "This time, on the Samambaia stage we will have the junction of the Amazonian sound of Jhon Douglas with the Luso-Brazilian music of the duo […]


SWING DANCE WORKSHOPS | Shag’n’Bal Lisbon | 15-160€

Club Ferroviário Rua de Santa Apolónia 59-63, 1100-468 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa, Lisboa

Here's what local school Let it Swing says about this swinging weekend: "Welcome to your Swing Summer Dance Camp in Lisbon for fast swing lovers! THE PLAN: Saturday 02.07.22 10:00 Balboa (beg/int) 12:00 Shag (beg/int) 14:00 Balboa (int/adv) 16:00 Shag (int/adv) Sunday 03.07.22 10:00 Shag (beg/int) 12:00 Balboa (beg/int) 14:00 Shag (int/adv) 16:00 Balboa (int/adv) […]

PARTY | Arraial do México na Ajuda | FREE

Largo da Paz Largo da Paz, Lisbon

Colorines, a collective of Mexican artists and artisans living in Portugal and the organizers of this post-San-Antonio cross-cultural arraial kept their description simple and to the point but, kindly enough, in three languages: "Fiesta Mexicana con música, artesanías, danza, gastronomía y talleres para compartir nuestra cultura. Festa Mexicana com música, artesanato, dança, gastronomía e ateliers […]


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