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Portugal Day 2013 Welcome to the PPHC's 2012-2013Events Page.

MODA - II: European Fashion By Portuguese Design.
Take a look at pictures and videos from last year's MODA event. PPHC's First Ever Fashion Show took the runway in March of 2012 at the Fuge in Warminster, PA. 

May 24th, 2013 - ART AT 5  

An Evening of Fado featuring Nathalie Pires

The most-prized music of Portugal, fado (“fate”) is melancholy and often mournful. Fado’s stories of heartache and disappointment wrapped in guitar filigree will be reinterpreted for a special Art After 5 performance. This program is being held at Philadelphia Museum of Art.

May 27th, 2013
The Philadelphia Portuguese Heritage Commission will be honoring Pfc. Rui Manuel A. Relvas and the other soldiers who lost their lives in the Beirut terrorist attacks, on Memorial Day. Check the calendar below for more details on this date.

June 9th, 2013
Dia de Portugal Celebrations commence with lunch and music. See calendar below for exact details...

June 16th, 2013 - Our GRANDE Festival 
PECO Multicultural Series Presents: The Philadelphia Portuguese Heritge Festival. 

Dia de Portugal
  (Portugal Day)!
Join us for this grand festival on June 16th at Penn's Landing's Grand Plaza. Enjoy traditional Portuguese food and drink, arts and crafts, International musical sensations and MORE!

September 29th, 2013 - Closing Ceremony
Dia de Portugal closing celebrations will be held on September 29, 2013 at the Irmandade Nossa Senhora de Fatima, in Philadelphia, PA. 

See invitation letter here (in Portuguese)