Odemira: The big event, a FACECO, held in July.
It is scheduled for day 19, 20 and 21 July, S. Teotonio, the next edition of FACECO - Fair of Cultural Activities and the Economic Odemira Municipality, promoted by the municipality of Odemira.
This event will aim to promote the area, of its products and activities, collectives and local actors, enhance the business and cultural fabric and attract new entrepreneurs and investors to the county.
The FACECO will be the showcase of the capabilities of Odemirense territory, patents in various economic activities, social and cultural, represented by various exhibitors. Local crafts will be highlight in Hall of Cultural Heritage, with dozens of artisans working live.
The presence of the livestock sector will once again be strong enough, with the completion of various exhibitions and competitions of various races. As for several years, the Limousine cattle breed will be in highlight, because FACECO receives the 31st National Competition. The event is the meeting point and business between domestic and foreign creators, in what is the municipality where the headquarters of the race Breeders Portuguese Association of Bovine Limousine and the most effective race.
Also in the livestock sector, note to the completion of the 16th Regional Competition of the Holstein Friesian cattle breed and the 24th Regional Competition goat Charnequeira. It will be also promoted the 20th Contest of Honey and the 9th Tasting Honey Child. The usual Equestrian Festival is also part of the program.
news of 2019 It will be an exhibition area dedicated to the Greater Hunting and Sport Fishing. In parallel run, in Santa Clara Dam, 3rd Bass Cup Santa Clara - Fishing Proof of the Embedded and black bass fishing contests apeada the dam of Santa Clara and Rio Mira.
The animation of the venue and the shows are again major attraction of FACECO, with many activities for all audiences, from music, Theatre, Sing Alentejo, dance, sports and lots of children's entertainment. In music highlighting the work of the Devil on the Cross group (Friday, day 19 July), Carolina Deslandes (Saturday) and Manuel Cruz (no Sunday).