Machico. 2nd - 4th June
Medieval Market "Mercado Quinhentista"
Machico hosts the 12th edition of the ‘Mercado Quinhentista’, Fifteenth Century Market, a tribute to the arrival of the Portuguese discovers, which consists of a historical enactment evoking the archipelago’s early settlement history. The event takes place in Machico’s downtown (Largo da Praça at Alameda Dr. José António de Almada) and presents a series of cultural and musical activities.