Category : Portugal

759. May 23 to the End of May and Beyond – 2017

A visit from one of Tibet’s main religious leaders. An opportunity to take selfies with GTA residents in heritage costumes from 20 different countries

755. May 10-17 Events in Multicultural Toronto – 2017

Here are some more May and summer events that illustrate what many of us like to do no matter what our heritage culture is;

753. April 22–30 in Multicultural Toronto – 2017

The world is indeed in Toronto and you can experience it without a visa or a plane ticket or spending very much money. Canada,

649. Portuguese Week May 13 – June 26, 2016

It’s a special week that goes on for over a month, with our big, colourful Portuguese parade on June 12. For details, see: http://acapo.ca/portugal-week.

619. Easter Weekend March 25-27 and April 29-May 1, 2016

Good Friday commemorates the death of Jesus Christ, the founder of Christianity, over 2000 years ago  in both Eastern Orthodox and Western Christian traditions.

510. Bloodless Portuguese-style Bull-fighting – 2015

Controversial Portuguese-style bull fighting with live bulls came close to the GTA this weekend where it is forbidden. The bull are not killed nor

442. Muslim Food Fair – 2015

Ruth writes: It was a great start. Last weekend was the first Family Food Day presented by the Understanding Islam Academy and MuslimFest. It

511. Portuguese Baptism in Toronto

Ruth writes: My friend Soledade invited me to the baptism of her five-year old daughter Isabel. Soledade and her husband Avelino are from Portugal,

485. A Report on Portuguese Week 2014

Ruth writes: I wanted to get a wider picture of our Portuguese community. I have been to its bull fights, its big wonderful annual

481. Toronto Portugal Week with No Bull Fights – 2014

Ruth writes: Portugal Week events extend from May 3 to July 26 this year.  It centres around June 10, Portugal National Day, when the