The best November 2016 events in Lisbon


Are you looking for the best November 2016 events in Lisbon? Then you’ve come to the right place. Here is a preview of some of the festivals, concerts and manifestations that bring color to the last month of autumn in the old and wonderful capital city of Portugal.

Do you like French movies? To describe them in a few words, they are unique, eccentric and bittersweet. They are truly worth viewing, especially if you have an imaginative and sensitive nature. Lisbon become home to French movie makers and movie lovers in November. In fact, this ongoing event is scheduled to last until November 29th 2016. We are, of course, talking about the 16th edition of the Festa do Cinema Frances.

And if you want to hear Portuguese instead, you should take a ride to Belem and attend the Lisbon and Estoril Film Festival 2016, scheduled for 4-13 November. There are film contests, readings and conferences to go to, plus you might even meet a few stars of the silver screen.

If music is your keenest passion, don’t worry: there are concerts to attend galore. November is the time to meet your favorite artists. The Cure are coming to the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon on November 22nd.

The same Atlantic Pavilion will host pop star Justin Bieber on November 25th 2016. Teenagers all around Portugal, gather to see him!

Oh, and you get to see his ex-girlfriend, Selena Gomez in concert a few days earlier, on November 16th.

All you need to do is start planning your trip to Lisbon (if you’re not already there). You will need lodgings, plane tickets, a Lisbon car for hire and some Lisbon airport transfers. And the best part is they come very cheap this month!