Faro Motorcycle Rally

An annual event taking place in Faro (in 2023, it will be held from July 20th to 23rd), considered one of the largest and most popular motorcycle gatherings in Europe, attracting thousands of bikers from around the world. The highlights of the rally include motorcycle parades through the streets of Faro, stunt shows and maneuvers, live music performances, motorcycle fairs and exhibitions, contests and competitions, sales booths for accessories and gear, as well as a wide range of food and drinks. During the Faro Motorcycle Rally, the city is filled with a vibrant and exciting atmosphere, creating a sense of community among the participants.

Festival F

A cultural event taking place in Faro, lasting several days (in 2023, it will be held from September 7th to 9th). It features a diverse program of music, theater, dance, art exhibitions, and outdoor performances, attracting artists and visitors from various parts of the country.

Santa Iria Fair

Santa Iria Fair is a traditional popular fair held annually in October. During the event, the city center transforms into a large market with food stalls, crafts, toys, and amusements. There are also cultural performances, live music, and fireworks.

International Folklore Festival - FolkFaro

The International Folklore Festival of Faro (usually held in August) brings together folk groups from different countries to showcase traditional dances and music. It is an opportunity to get to know and appreciate the cultural traditions from various parts of the world.

Faro Summer Fair

During the summer, Faro Summer Fair offers a combination of attractions for the whole family. There is an amusement park with roller coasters, bumper cars, and games, as well as food stalls, crafts, and live entertainment.


Charolas Festival (January), Santos Populares (June), Alameda Beer Fest (July), International Motorcycle Rally (July), Ria Formosa Festival (July/August), Faro Book Fair (August), FolkFaro (August), Festival F (September), Santa Iria Fair (October), Organ Festival (November), Christmas Concert Series and New Year’s Eve (December).

These are just a few of the significant events that take place in Faro. The city has a dynamic and diverse agenda, with festivals, fairs and celebrations throughout the year, offering cultural, sports, and entertainment options for all tastes. Learn more at Faro Comvida e CM Faro.