Official opening last night
JM reports that the Machico Gastronomy week had its official opening moments last night, with the presence of local mayors. Then, at 10:15 pm, DAMA, the headliner band on the first night of the event, take the stage.
The dj’s Petter Nunez and Américo Nunez continued the entertainment until 00:30.
This event, under the responsibility of the Municipality of Machico, will take place for 10 days, with lots of entertainment and gastronomy.
Tomorrow, Saturday, at 10:15 pm, there is a tribute show to the Bee Gees and at 11:15 pm a concert by the Madeirans SOU. The liveliness of the venue begins much earlier, at the food and drink stalls that are the main attraction of this week’s celebration.
Machico Gastronomy week: July 29 to August 7
One of the most respected gastronomic festivals of Madeira Island, the Machico Gastronomy Week already has been held more than 30 occasions, growing in size and adherence with each passing year and is held this year from July 29 to August 7.
This festival presents a wide range of regional flavours and tastes, with, naturally, a strong presence for the gastronomic specialities of the municipality of Machico, namely fish and seafood.
In addition to the strong gastronomic propensity, Machico Gastronomy week also offers lots of entertainment, live music concerts and regional and national musical attractions, in a week full of flavors, snacks and typical food by the sea.