Nossa Senhora do Monte - Portuguese Feast
: The Nossa Senhora do Monte festival, the biggest Arraial (street party) on Madeira Island, was a massive hit! Since 1963 in Madeira Park, Portuguese families and their friends have been making the festival homage a place of great food, sweet treats, lively music, and beautiful dancing! More photos on Facebook @snapdGeorgina
: August 17th, 2019 at 12:00am
: August 17th, 2019 at 11:45pm
: Madeira Park - Baldwin ON
: 24120 Hwy 48
Carlos Alves was bringing this all together with friends George & Albert working the Skewer booth and perfect cuts of meat!
The view from across the stage and dance floor at the goings on of the evening
Denis & Teresina were enjoying a walk before their time up with the band, Banda Do Sagrado coraçāo de Jesus de Toronto.
Barry English, Christine & Melissa Perestrelo, Isabella & Aiden were taking up spots near the entertainment
The barbecue was a highlight of the night always burning for your cooked meat needs. The smell was delicious!
Tony, Gabriela, Fernandes, Ruben, Marcia &, Liz had taken a moment to discuss what their next plan of action was, the dancers were up shortly and the prayer was soon to be on as well
Looking down the Great Barbecue, the skewers were lined up and cooked to each person's individual seasoning and tenderness.
Raul Freitas was the first and last person to meet at the entrance and exit of the grand event. His charisma and friendliness was a great reason to come again!
Ashley, Crystal, Joao, Brody, Maggie & Tamara sharing a skewer at the Nossa Senhora do Monte - Portuguese Feast
Claudio Abreu, Social Media Director wishes to thank everyone who makes this possible, the families and friends, the entertainment & Snap'd for being able to witness a once a year fantastic celebration!
Luis Da Corte showing off a true Portuguese feast!
Right after cooking, you could hang your skewers for easy group or solo enjoyment!
Malasadas line was growing quickly as the tasty treat was a fan by all young and old
Antonio & Christina Parreira showing their pride and product for purchase!
Emin, Zayn & Elyas Yumnu were just finishing up some fresh corn and looking to go see dancers and a band later!
Three members of the marching band, Banda Do Sagrado coraçāo de Jesus de Toronto, Luis, Sandro & Frank were enjoying the atmosphere before their show with smiles
The scope of just the barbecue, from purchase to eat has to be admired. The calm coals making quick work of each row of meat.
The prayer was soon to begin as people stood in silent reverence