Dia de Portugal Festival


ddp14096In 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.