Fishermen’s town, Sines stands out in Alentejo by its seafood, superior quality products that bring to many restaurants their reputation. In July, there are two opportunities to taste the diversity and quality of Sines food: the Mostra Gastronómica (“Gastronomic Exhibition”), with the best delicacies from Sines and the rest of Alentejo, and Festival da Sardinha (“Sardine Festival”)
musicas do mundo - world music
music festival, already with great acceptance from music lovers world wide.The most important cultural event of the year in Sines is FMM - Festival Musicas do Mundo (World Music Festival), that takes place every last weekend of July. The program gathers in the Castle distinguished names of world music and jazz.Festival Musicas do Mundo (FMM) is a free festival organized by the Sines City Hall. It brings to the medieval set of Sines' Castle the best music made in the world today. The natural set (Sines' municipality has some of the wildest Portuguese beaches) and the historical set (the navigator Vasco da Gama was born in the Castle where the festival takes place) are offered as free as the festival's admission to spend the most delightful time in Alentejo's coast. Plus a majestic fireworks finale.