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June 7 - 10 

The Meeting of Cultures is held once a year, in Serpa’s Historic Centre, and all shows are free.


Organised by the Municipality of Serpa, its main objective is the promotion of culture as a factor of development and union between peoples and its programming includes concerts, art and photography exhibitions, roundtables and theme stands.


Cesária Évora, Carlos do Carmo, Carlinhos Brown, Mariza, Lura, Gilberto Gil, Magic Slim, Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra, Nancy Vieira, Tito Paris, Bonga, Paulo Flores, Mafalda Arnauth , Mayra Andrade, Camané, Lila Downs, Muddy Waters Jr, António Zambujo, Pablo Alborán, Zeca Baleiro, Virgem Suta and Ana Moura are some of the artists who have performed at this festival.

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In 2019 the Meeting of Cultures will take place from the 7th to the 10th of June