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Feb
16
Sat
Music Nights, House Jazz, Funchal
Feb 16 @ 8:00 pm

Robin Hird, a blues/jazz guitarist, will be playing at House Jazz from 8pm. Come along for a great night. Good music and good food. 

 

Feb
20
Wed
SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm

Diana Duarte & Duarte Nuno – improvised concert

 

Madeira Mandolin Orchestra, Congresso Hall, Funchal
Feb 20 @ 9:00 pm

Beautiful music with the Mandolin Orchestra

Feb
21
Thu
SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Feb 21 @ 8:30 pm

Miguel Pires & piano

 

Miguel Pires – Around The World, Restaurante Bahia, Casino da Madeira, Funchal
Feb 21 @ 9:15 pm

 

The new weekly show, “Around The World”, is a journey of the senses through the World, passing through Europe to Africa, Asia and America. Elvis Presley, Leonard Cohen, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner will be able to travel to the Bahia Restaurant through the presentation and representation of some of the most emblematic figures in world music history such as Adele, Elton John and Elvis Presley, of Carmen Miranda, Célia Cruz and Edith Piaf.

It is a show especially designed for the Casino of Madeira that aims to enhance the cultural diversity of the four corners of the World on a single stage. The singers to perform at this show are the two most famous names on Madeira Island, Vânia Fernandes, winner of the RTP programs “Operação Triunfo” and “Festival da Canção”, and Portugal’s representative in Eurovision, and Miguel Pires a of the best male voices ever from the Region.

The show will also be supported by a musical band composed of seven musicians and directed by the musical director Georgy Titov, a ballet body will be led by the renowned ballerina Juliana Andrade, and the costumes will be made by the designer Madeirense André Pereira. The show is accompanied by a menu, inspired by Mediterranean cuisine, with drinks included, ideal for celebrating special moments.

RESERVATIONS / INFORMATION
casino.madeira@pestana.com
+351 291 140 424

Feb
22
Fri
SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm

Mr Jo & piano

70’s Tribute Concert, Municipal Theater Baltazar Dias, Funchal
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm

On February 22, at 9 pm, the Municipal Theater Baltazar Dias will stage a Tribute concert to the 70’s.

The event brings together classics that marked a generation and also Portuguese music, recalling successes of musicians like Zeca Afonso, Max, Paulo de Carvalho, Tony Cruz, Sérgio Borges, Luís Filipe among others.

Accompanied by a band composed of five elements, the artists Miguel Pires, Vânia Fernandes, Fernando Almeida and Sara Gonçalves will step up to give voice to songs that will take us to travel in a kind of time machine.

The concert of Tribute to the 70’s is an organization of the Municipality of Funchal, with production of Paulo Ferraz and band direction of Ricardo Dias.

Tickets cost € 10.

Feb
23
Sat
Festa dos Compadres, Santana
Feb 23 @ 12:00 am

The ‘Festa dos Compadres’ marks the opening of the Carnival season in Madeira, a tradition going back to more than 50 years, which is celebrated with great enthusiasm in Santana.

This is an event known for its originality, marked by its gigantic figures who roam the streets of this quiet town located on the north of the Madeira island, in a parade full of humour, lots of colour and joy.
For more information: cm-santana.com 
International Rugby, FX Sports Bar, Funchal
Feb 23 @ 2:15 pm

🏈🏈🏈SIX NATIONS RUGBY🏈🏈🏈👌
SATURDAY 
14:15 France vs Scotland  and 16:45 Wales vs England 🍻

Live Music with João Vinagre, Restaurante Borda D’Agua, Ribeira Brava
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm

Music with João Vinagre

Music Nights, House Jazz, Funchal
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm

Robin Hird, a blues/jazz guitarist, will be playing at House Jazz from 8pm. Come along for a great night. Good music and good food. 

 

Fado, Collegio des Jesuitas, Rua dos Ferreiros, Funchal
Feb 23 @ 9:00 pm

Coimbra Fado is a music genre that assumes the nature of the ballad, and can be very different to traditional Fado. The group Fatum entertains for an hour with fabulous guitars and voices.

Free concert

Alternative Moments, Qasbah Lounge, Funchal
Feb 23 @ 10:30 pm

This Saturday – ‘Alternative Moments’… a trip to the sound of the great contemporary classics of pop, rock, Blues & Jazz, for lovers of good music, in an electrifying environment and at the same time captivating!

Feb
24
Sun
International Rugby, FX Sports Bar, Funchal
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm

🏈🏈🏈SIX NATIONS RUGBY🏈🏈🏈👌
SUNDAY 
15:00 Italy vs Ireland🍻

SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant, Funchal
Feb 24 @ 8:30 pm

Miguel Pires & piano

 

Feb
26
Tue
Carnival, Funchal
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm

Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.<

In Madeira, the Carnival season is experienced in a constant festive atmosphere, both with official initiatives and those of a more spontaneous character, deep-rooted in Madeiran tradition, with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes, between the February,26th to March,6th.

Street Entertainment
In Funchal, in particular the central walkway at Avenida Arriaga, is captivated by the magic of Carnival, which becomes the center of numerous street entertainment events, including carnival music, performances and countless events that contribute to rousing the spirit of revelry in tourists and locals.

Theme Parties
Nightlife hangout spots also offers various themed nights, during the period preceding Carnival, such as “Hippies Night” and “Travesties Night”, inviting their clients to enjoy themselves disguising with a theme mask.

 

Feb
27
Wed
Carnival, Funchal
Feb 27 @ 4:30 pm

Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.<

In Madeira, the Carnival season is experienced in a constant festive atmosphere, both with official initiatives and those of a more spontaneous character, deep-rooted in Madeiran tradition, with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes, between the February,26th to March,6th.

Street Entertainment
In Funchal, in particular the central walkway at Avenida Arriaga, is captivated by the magic of Carnival, which becomes the center of numerous street entertainment events, including carnival music, performances and countless events that contribute to rousing the spirit of revelry in tourists and locals.

Theme Parties
Nightlife hangout spots also offers various themed nights, during the period preceding Carnival, such as “Hippies Night” and “Travesties Night”, inviting their clients to enjoy themselves disguising with a theme mask.

 

Feb
28
Thu
Carnival, Funchal
Feb 28 @ 4:30 pm

Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.<

In Madeira, the Carnival season is experienced in a constant festive atmosphere, both with official initiatives and those of a more spontaneous character, deep-rooted in Madeiran tradition, with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes, between the February,26th to March,6th.

Street Entertainment
In Funchal, in particular the central walkway at Avenida Arriaga, is captivated by the magic of Carnival, which becomes the center of numerous street entertainment events, including carnival music, performances and countless events that contribute to rousing the spirit of revelry in tourists and locals.

Theme Parties
Nightlife hangout spots also offers various themed nights, during the period preceding Carnival, such as “Hippies Night” and “Travesties Night”, inviting their clients to enjoy themselves disguising with a theme mask.

 

Mar
1
Fri
Carnival – Childrens Parade & Solidarity March, Funchal
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am

Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.<

In Madeira, the Carnival season is experienced in a constant festive atmosphere, both with official initiatives and those of a more spontaneous character, deep-rooted in Madeiran tradition, with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes, between the February,26th to March,6th.

Street Entertainment
In Funchal, in particular the central walkway at Avenida Arriaga, is captivated by the magic of Carnival, which becomes the center of numerous street entertainment events, including carnival music, performances and countless events that contribute to rousing the spirit of revelry in tourists and locals.

Theme Parties
Nightlife hangout spots also offers various themed nights, during the period preceding Carnival, such as “Hippies Night” and “Travesties Night”, inviting their clients to enjoy themselves disguising with a theme mask.

Children’s Carnival 1st March

During this period, children and their parents engage in making masks to take to school. On Friday morning, prior to Carnival, about a thousand young revellers from various schools and kindergartens of Funchal, all in disguise, parade through the city center (Avenida Arriaga), in an atmosphere of Carnival liveliness.

Solidarity Carnival  1st March

On Friday afternoon, previous to Carnival, the city center is once again the stage of another highly original and creative entertainment initiative: with contagious energy, hundreds of revellers from “Associação de Desenvolvimento Comunitário do Funchal” parade along Avenida Arriaga towards the Municipal Garden, where a show takes place.

 

Mar
2
Sat
Carnival – Main Parade, Funchal
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm

Madeira Carnival festivities offer a variety of activities you can choose from, with the option to enjoy them as a simple spectator or as an active participant.<

In Madeira, the Carnival season is experienced in a constant festive atmosphere, both with official initiatives and those of a more spontaneous character, deep-rooted in Madeiran tradition, with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes, between the February,26th to March,6th.

Street Entertainment
In Funchal, in particular the central walkway at Avenida Arriaga, is captivated by the magic of Carnival, which becomes the center of numerous street entertainment events, including carnival music, performances and countless events that contribute to rousing the spirit of revelry in tourists and locals.

Theme Parties
Nightlife hangout spots also offers various themed nights, during the period preceding Carnival, such as “Hippies Night” and “Travesties Night”, inviting their clients to enjoy themselves disguising with a theme mask.

Saturday 2nd March

On Saturday night, the colourful and vibrant float parade takes thousands of visitors and residents to the Center of Funchal. This is the main attraction of Madeira Carnival. Over a thousand revellers participate dressed in eye-catching costumes in addition to a dozen exquisitely decorated floats.

The parade is opened with music: the colourful joy and the rhythm of the costumed troupes are contagious. They parade enthusiastically to the sound of selected songs that were choreographed and rehearsed throughout the year, overflowing the public with their joy.