Faro hosts centuries-old Santa Iria fair

Faro will be hosting its traditional Santa Iria fair between Friday, October 20 and Sunday, October 29 at Largo de São Francisco.

There will be rides, local entrepreneurs promoting their businesses, artisans selling their handicraft, regional delicacies and much more.

It is one of the oldest traditional fairs in the region, said to date back hundreds of years as it is mentioned in a 1596 manuscript.

Opening hours are Monday to Thursday (4pm to midnight), Friday to Saturday (3pm to 1am) and Sunday (3pm to midnight).