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11 events in Porto you can't miss this year

From concerts to music festivals these are the events in Porto you should keep an eye on
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By Nelma Viana |

Porto is all set for a full year - from small concerts to some of the biggest music festivals, to exhibitions and the typical festivities. Grab your calendar and be sure to pin these down as they are definitely the 11 events in Porto you can't miss this year.

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11 events in Porto you can't miss this year


Porto Handicraft Fair

This winter handicraft (Mid December) fair showcases national and foreign craft works in a municipal initiative that gathers nearly 80 tradesmen every week at Praça de Parada Leitão.

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