In June, Americans of Portuguese heritage join together with others throughout the world in a celebration of Portuguese culture – Dia de Portugal, de Camões e das Comunidades Portuguesas. On the second Saturday of the month, the Portuguese Heritage Society of California hosts its Dia de Portugal Festival.
Enjoy a day of entertainment, savor a variety of Portuguese foods and watch a traditional Portuguese parade – there’s enjoyment for the entire family. It all takes place at History Park San Jose, location of the Portuguese Historical Museum.
Just some of what awaits you:
- museum exhibits
- food and beverages
- live entertainment
- traditional parade
- children’s carnival
- music, books, crafts, novelties
History Park admission is free. Nearby parking is $6 but free parking with shuttle bus service is available in the immediate area.
Throughout the week, other events are held in many other California communities.