Quarteira celebrates Feast of Our Lady of Conception
The city of Quarteira receives, on 7 and 8 December, its more traditional religious festival, the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, an organization of the parish of Quarteira and the parish of Quarteira, with the support of the Municipality of Loulé .
Thus, on the first day of the celebrations, by 21:00 hours, the image of the patron saint of fishermen and Quarteira Portugal also out in procession from the Church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição to the Church of St. Peter of the Sea
On day 8, the main day of the celebrations, takes place at dawn in the morning and evening, at 14:30, the procession leading to the marginal image of Quarteira to the Port Shelter.
The highlight of this festival is the boat trip of the patron saint, accompanied by the belief that many faithful moving here, especially by fishermen with their boats bedecked for the occasion, show all the devotion and affection for Our Lady.
Apart from religious celebrations, entertainment and conviviality complement the festivities.
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