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NMB: Meet The Artists And Make Art On June 8

NMB: Meet The Artists And Make Art On June 8

The National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] will host the ‘Meet the Artists and Make Art’ event on Saturday, June 8 with three visiting Azorean contemporary artists. A spokesperson said, “Meet the Artists and Make Art! at the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] on Saturday, June 8, from 12-2pm with three visiting Azorean contemporary artists.... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2024 Santo Cristo Festival

Photos & Video: 2024 Santo Cristo Festival

[Updated with photos] The Santo Cristo Festival — an Azorean tradition that has been celebrated in Bermuda for many years by the Portuguese community — is underway this afternoon and you can tune in and watch live below. We will have a photo gallery later on and in the meantime you can view all our coverage of this event over the past years... Read more of this article

Community To Celebrate Portuguese Festival

Community To Celebrate Portuguese Festival

This Saturday [May 4] and Sunday [May 5] will see the return of the annual Santo Cristo festival, scheduled to take place in the MSA courtyard. A spokesperson said, “This Saturday, 4-5 May, will see the return of the annual Santo Cristo festival. This year, the festival will take place in the MSA courtyard which is where it all began. All members... Read more of this article

PCA Enters Into Partnership With Camões IP

PCA Enters Into Partnership With Camões IP

The Portuguese Cultural Association of Bermuda has signed a protocol of cooperation with Camões – Institute of Cooperation and Language, I.P. and has “become a part of the Institute’s global network of associated schools and centres for the promotion of Portuguese language and culture.” A spokesperson said, “Camões, I.P.... Read more of this article

Green Family Donates To Portuguese Celebration

Green Family Donates To Portuguese Celebration

The Green Family contributed $5,000 towards the Celebrations of the 175th Anniversary of Portuguese Emigration to Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The Celebrations will honour all Portuguese/Bermudian history, heritage and culture, and celebrate all those who ventured to Bermuda, as well as their descendants. A full range of activities are planned,... Read more of this article

Photos: Vasco In U11 Tournament In The Azores

Photos: Vasco In U11 Tournament In The Azores

The Vasco Youth Program’s under-11 team just finished taking part in the 16th International U11 Football Tournament of the Azores, which was held on 27, 28, 29 and 30 March 2024. A spokesperson said, “The tournament, organized by Clube União Micaelense based in Ponta Delgada, Azores, was an exciting display of 7-a-side football from 32 teams... Read more of this article

Minister & Azores Advisor Discuss Blue Economy

Minister & Azores Advisor Discuss Blue Economy

During the World Ocean Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, Deputy Premier Walter Roban met with Luis Bernardo Costa Gomes de Brito e Abreu, Advisor to the President of the Azores on Sea Affairs, to discuss their respective plans for a sustainable Blue Economy and the common vision each country shares around preserving ocean health in their substantial Exclusive... Read more of this article

‘Portuguese Voices: Your Story, Your Voice’

‘Portuguese Voices: Your Story, Your Voice’

In honour of the 175th anniversary of the arrival of the first Portuguese immigrants in Bermuda, the National Museum of Bermuda [NMB] and the Portuguese Cultural Association of Bermuda and “have joined forces with StoryCenter [a US-based non-profit] to collect stories and experiences of Bermuda’s vibrant Portuguese community.” A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Registration For Portuguese School Opens

Registration For Portuguese School Opens

The Portuguese Cultural Association of Bermuda advised that registration for the Portuguese School of Bermuda for the upcoming year is open. A spokesperson said, “More information about the upcoming year can be found online at portugueseBDA.com. The registration form is on our website. Alternatively, you can navigate directly through to the form... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

The annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit was held in St. George’s this weekend, with people from around the island coming to attend the festivities, which started on Friday and continued until Sunday. The Festival of the Holy Spirit started centuries ago in the Azores, and is still celebrated today by Portuguese citizens and descendants worldwide. Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2023 Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

Photos & Video: 2023 Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

[Updated with photos & 360] The Portuguese community is gathering today [May 14] in order to celebrate “Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres” [Festival of the Christ of Miracles] and you can tune in and watch live below. Update | Video added Update | 360 degree view added A centuries old tradition that originated in the Azores... Read more of this article

Santo Cristo Festival To Be Held On May 13, 14

Santo Cristo Festival To Be Held On May 13, 14

The annual Santo Cristo festival will be held on May 13th and 14th, marking the first full edition of the festival since the onset of the pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Next Saturday and Sunday, 13-14 May, will see the return of the annual Santo Cristo festival at BAA Field. All members of the public are invited to attend free of charge. This will... Read more of this article

Portuguese History Film To Screen On Dec 29

Portuguese History Film To Screen On Dec 29

Method Media Bermuda will present the documentary film, FABRIC: Portuguese History in Bermuda taking place at Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute on Thursday, December 29. A spokesperson said, “Method Media Bermuda is proud to bring FABRIC: Portuguese History in Bermuda back to Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute for the 5th and 6th screenings.... Read more of this article

PATI Brochure Now Available In Portuguese

PATI Brochure Now Available In Portuguese

The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] has a newly published a ‘How to Make a PATI Request’ brochure, now readily available in Portuguese. A spokesperson said, “The brochure outlines how all Bermudians and residents can make requests for public records from Bermuda’s public authorities, under the Public Access to Information [PATI]... Read more of this article

Registration Opens For Portuguese School

Registration Opens For Portuguese School

The Portuguese Cultural Association of Bermuda is reminding the public that registration for the Portuguese School of Bermuda for the upcoming year is open and can be made online at PortugueseBDA.com. A spokesperson said, “The School is run as an afterschool programme, holding classes for primary-school aged students across 6 grade levels. “The... Read more of this article

Photos: Trevor Moniz Receives Honour In Azores

Photos: Trevor Moniz Receives Honour In Azores

Following his recent induction into the Azorean Order of Merit by the Legislative Assembly of the Azores, Trevor Moniz travelled to the Azores to receive the award in person. Mr Moniz attended the Formal Session marking Azores Day, in the city of Lagoa on the morning of Monday, 6 June 2022. The ceremony was presided over jointly by their Excellencies,... Read more of this article