2019 EVENT SCHEDULE 

      PORTUGUESE FEASTS 

EVENT TITLE ENGLISH TITLE Scheduled Date Type Description Duration
Festa dos Santos Populates Popular Saints Feast June 22 – 23, 2019 Park / Feast Annual Weekend / 2 Day
Festa do Emigrante Emigrant’s Feast July 6 – 7, 2019 Park / Feast Annual Weekend / 2 Day
Piquenique Luso-Canadiano ‘PALUCA’ PALUCA Piqnic July 27, 2019 Park / Feast Annual 1 Day Event
Nossa Senhora do Monte Our Lady of the Mount August 17 -18, 2019 Park / Feast Annual Weekend / 2 Day
Bom Jesus de Ponta Delgada Good Jesus of Ponta Delgada September 7 – 8, 2019 Park / Feast Annual Weekend / 2 Day
Festival de Outono das Crianças Children’s Fall Festival September 21, 2019 Park Festival Annual 1 Day Event
Festa da Vindima Grape Harvest Party September 21, 2019 Park Festival Annual Evening Event

 


Madeiran Portuguese Glossary

Words – Terms you may hear during our Feasts!

ESPETADA – Large Chunky Beef Skewer

BOLO DE CACO – Round Flat Bread

MALASADA  – Famous Portuguese Donut

PUNCHA – Traditional Alcoholic Drink (Rum, Honey, Sugar, and Lemon Juice)

PEIXE ESPADA or ESPADA PRETA – Scabbardfish (normally fried served on a bun)

BIFANA – a Portuguese sandwich. Served on Portuguese bread roll, very thin marinated pork cutlets

 

PARK MAP

 

Madeira Park – Photos by Katherine Southern (SNAPD GEORGINA)


 OTHER RELATED INFORMATION

 

GANADARIA SOL E TOIROS –  SchEDULE for 2019

Located in the Rodeo Section of the Park!

Information: Louisa Leal – 416-795-3600

Scheduled Dates
September 21, 2019