The weekend is coming and I am so ready for some exciting activities with my family and friends
Here my usual selection of events that I find interesting or peculiar, for kids but also for adults, that so much deserve some “you” moments from time to time.
The selection is divided into categories and all events have links to buy tickets or get more info: this week we have a very new Good causes category and also a preview of the coming events for the ones that prefer to think ahead in time.

Museum, Exhibitions, and Atelier for babies and kids

•Lu.Ca – Teatro Luis Camoes Opening Season

The Luis Camoes Theater it’s a very new theater entirely dedicated to kids and young people. This weekend it opens its doors for the new season with a very special concert where some of the most famous soundtracks from movies will be performed, like Pink Panther, Gumball, Pirates of Neverland, Simpson and so on.
The concert will be followed by the DJ e radio speaker Pedro Ramos will lead everybody into dancing and moving the entire body.

Free entrance upon getting a ticket: max 2 tickets per person, ticket office opens one hour before the event starts.

ajuda     8 sept | sat | 16H30-19H00    more info here

•Shadow show at Museu da Marioneta

O, the funambulist it’s a shadow show that use projected images and live music as a narrative language. During the show, different scenography and scenes handmade will be used and built.

Age> +4 years old
Min – Máx > 10 – 20 participants
Price > €5,00 (kids: €3,50)
Reserve your spot at :: 213 942 810

Mandragoa     7-8 sept | FRI and SAT | 21H30    more info here

•Reading Dangerously by Ileana Rovetta

Reading Dangerously is the very expected premiere of Ileana Rovetta at O’ Galleria Lisboa. Saturday, 8th of September they’ll be showing her beautiful new illustrations at 4.30pm. Don’t be stranger and go talk with Ileana and see her work. ♥

Mouraria     8 sept | SAT | 16H30-20H00    more info here

•Free Family Kidding Around Yoga Class

As part of our Kidding Around Yoga teacher training, a free family Yoga class will take place Sunday, Sept. 9 11-12 at Little Yoga Space in Lisbon. If you would like to bring some kids to the class, please let Kylie the trainer know by emailing:
They still have spaces for our teacher training which is open to all interested (no required previous experience), check it out

baixa    9 sept | SUN | 11H0-12H00    more info here

•Timeout Academia for kids

••Back to school: Healthy breakfast

The masterclass will include oatmeal pancakes and homemade Granola.
Includes workshop and tasting, Estimated duration 90 min.
Tickets 25€ 1 kid and one parent. each extra kid 10€ each adult extra 15€.

Cais Sodre     9 sEP | SUN |  11H00  More info here

•Family Weekend – Parque Florestal Monsanto

This event is for the families that love long walk in the nature, yoga meditation and other activity of personal development, that want to enjoy a nice outdoor weekend in the wild nature of Monsanto Park.
The program includes Yoga parents and kids, Mandalas, family walk, Meditation, Football and Churrasco
Price>  25 euros per family
Reservations> ou 969043329

Monsanto     8 sEP | Sat |  10H00-18H30  More info here

•Kids friendly Sofa concert with a view

Imagine enjoy some apéritifs (White Wine, Rosé, Apérol Spritz, Beer or Soft drinks) and light snacks, while you can have a chat with other guests and the kids can play in the pátio all this with a view over the city and the Tejo. Around 18H00, an intimate acoustic sofa sessions will begin with a programme of lusophonic music in beautiful arrangements (duo with violin/voice and double Bass ( or Trio B-Mesmo ( Kids of any age are highly welcome!

Only adults pay and are allowed to consume alcoholic beverages.

Price> 5€ each adult this week event (SOLD OUT), 25€ next weeks

Estrela   7 sEP-13 SEP-20 SEP |  17H30  More info here

•Concert for babies at Oceanario de Lisboa

Played against the dreamlike fantasy setting provided by the main aquarium, music will awaken the senses, evoke feelings of love and stimulate your child’s intellect and imagination.
Age group Babies and children up to 3 years of age
Fee €35/baby and two adults (includes free access to the permanent exhibition after the concert)
Note Previous reservation is required

Parc das Naçoes     Every SAT | 9H00  More info here

•D. Quixote de La Mancha e seu amigo Sancho Pança

Open air show in the garden of Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência em Lisboa

Principe REal     2 SEP | SUN | 11.30H and 16H      more info here

•Oficinas Criativas MAAT

mín. 5, máx. 15 participants
> 8 anos
Price: 7€ / 50% for second child

25 AUG-29 DEC | EVERY SAT | 15h30 (60min.)       more info here

mín. 5, máx. 15 participants
> 6 anos
Price: 7€ / 50% for second child

26 AUG-30 DEC | EVERY SUN | 15h30 (60min.)      more info here

•Ciencia Viva no Verão

••O Céu de Lisboa

Observation of Lisbon nocturnal sky at Gulbenkian Planetarium in Belem
Age> from 6 years
Note> Reservation is mandatory

Belem     8 sEP | SAT | 21H30        more info here

Family-friendly cafes and bookshops

•Aldeia – Crescer en Familia

••Viagem Musical para bebés e crianças!

The project Mundos da Música invites you to embark on an amazing musical journey dedicated to your babies and kids using traditions and instruments coming from different parts of the world.

Age group > Babies and children from 3 months to 5 years
Fee> €10/baby and one adults – 2 € each adult or kid extra (brother/mother or father)
Duration> 45 minutes

Reservations and payment must be made in advance

Graça     8 SEPT | SAT | from 16H15     more info here

••Oficina de Produção de Kombucha (Adult)

All the tricks and secrets to learn how to start, maintain and grow you Kombucha production, thaught by Raquel Osório of Kombucha With Love
Include one starter kid for organic production (Kit with Scoby, bottle, organic the and sugar)
Fee>  35 €
Duration> 3 hours
Reservations and info at

Graça     8 SEPT | 10H00- 13H00     more info here

••Playgroup 12-36 months:

Babies and kids can participate with parents or be left with educators while parents can enjoy the cafe, working or having a cup of coffee or a good sandwich

EVERY wed | 10H30 – 12H30 more info here

••Sensory Atelier

Thu | 16H15 – 17H00 from 6 Months til 4 years more info here

••Baby Yoga

Thu | 10H15 AND 11H00 from 2 Months til 2 years in two different age groups       more info here

Dança Oriental Intuitiva
Body Development
Aula Hatha Yoga
Aulas de Yoga para Grávidas

•Baobà Livraria

A Oferenda do Guerreiro c/ Museu Nacional de Etnologia
c/ Ana Botas e Rosário Severo
Museu Nacional de Etnologia will come at Livraria Baobà with stories and artefacts. True stories that connect the other side of the world, Mozambique, and Portugal.

Everybody is welcome | Free entrance |
Must reserve your spot at:

Campo de Ourique      8 SET | SÁB | 11H00     more info here

Concerts and Festivals

•Holy Festival Kids

A big colorful festival, that takes inspiration from the religious spring Holi celebration in India, where people get as dirty as possible with colorful powder to celebrate the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others, play and laugh, forget and forgive, and repair broken relationships.
At Estadio Universitario, kids from 3 to 12 years old can enjoy a colorful and joyful morning with music and good vibes.

Campo grande      9 SET | Sun | 09H00     more info here

•Lisboa na Rua

A cultural Festival that will take place in the streets of Lisbon, with music, theater,  movies, dance and much more. The festival will last for a month and will enlight the street of Lisbon

Around Lisbon     23 AUG-30 SEPT     more info here          Time out best 25 selection

My personal selection

•• Dançar na Rua

Danças Ibéricas

A chance to learn and practice sevilhanas and flamenco with an amazing panoramic view from the Miradouro Capela de Santo Amaro and the tips from João Lara.

SAnto amaro      9 SEP | SUN | 18H     MOre info here

••Música no Cinema

The music is back in the Vale do Silêncio. The Coro and  Orquestra Gulbenkian is going to perform soundtracks of famous movies such as 2001 Odisseia no EspaçoO Clube dos Poetas Mortos ou West Side Story.

PARK VALE DOS SILENCIO     8 SEP | SAT | 21H30     more info here

•• Chapeus na rua (coming soon)

A buskers festival that will take place in different areas of Lisbon and in different times

10 SEPT | 15 SEPT     more info here

•• Antiprincesas  (coming soon)

The evocation of important female role model such Brazilian writer Clarice Lispector or  Bolivian military of Indios origin Juana Azurduy. The show will take place at Parque José Gomes Ferreira

Alvalade     15 SEP – 23 SEP | sAT AND SUN | 11H00 and 16H00      more info here

•Brunch Electronik

Brunch Electronik – In The Park is back from July 29 to September 16, at Lagoa Branca in Tapada da Ajuda.
Kids from 3 years old are allowed inside the festival and there is a special area dedicated to them

AJuda     9 SEP | SUN | 14H to 22H     more info here

•OutJazz Festival

This OutJazz festival takes place in different gardens of Lisbon: after Belem, Parque Eduardo VII and Jardim da Estrela, for the month of September is taking place at Jardim do Campo Grande.
Chill live music and DJ set.
Picture from the last month event at Jardim da Estrela.

CAMPO GRANDE    9 SEPT | SUN | 17H and 22H     more info here

•Jazz nos 70 Anos do Hot Clube de Portugal

This month Lisbon celebrate Jazz nos 70 Anos do Hot Clube de Portugal with concerts every saturday in in different parks of the city. This week SEPTETO DO HOT CLUBE DE PORTUGAL at Jardim de Torel
Free entrance

Jardim de Torel   8 SEP | 19H00     more info here

Good Causes

•Marcha Mundial do Clima – Lisboa

The 8th of September Lisbon is joining the interantional movement “Rise for Climate” to ask a world free from fossil fuels, where peopel and social justice are above profit.
The goal of the march:
–a fast transition to renewal energies;
– No to new fossil fuels infrastructures: not in Aljezur, nor in Aljubarrota, or anywhere else.
Followed path: Cais do Sodré -> Baixa -> Rossio
Marches will take places in Lisbon, Porto, and Faro

Cais do sodre   8 SEP | 17H00     more info here

Markets and Fairs

•Feira di Intendente

 At the monthly event held at Largo do Intendente, you can find second-hand clothes, handmade design, arts, and gastronomy. The market is held every second week of the month.

largo do intendente I    9 SEP | 10H00-18H00     more info here

•Fiartil – Feira de Artesanato do Estoril

55° edition of the fair
Tickets: Daily 1 € – Season Ticket 20 €
Estoril- on the right side of the Casino

ESTORIL      6-9 JUL-SEPT | 18.00H – 24.00H      more info here

•LX clothes and Rural Market

Clothes (both used and new), accessories and organic veggie market at LX Factory held in the street of the refurbished factory. We suggest a stop at the amazing bookshop Ler Devagar, brunch at Wish Coffee House and a sneak peek in their little design shop, a visit to the Arlequim woman on the top of Rio Marvilha restaurant.

ALCANTARA       9 SEP | SUN | 11.30H and 16H     more info here

Open Air Movies

•NOS cinema ao ar livre @ Eleven

A cool open-air cinema with a night view on the city: Eleven hosts the Nos Cinema ao air livre, that opens its doors at 19H30 for cocktails and then movie starts at 21H30. This coming week screening Bridget Jones’s Baby. Coming movies: It, Baywatch.
Price> 12€ including a drink, popcorns and use of blankets.

Marques Pombal      12 SEP | THU | 19H30 Cocktail 21H00 Film     MORE INFO HERE

•Topo Chiado Cinesociety

Outdoor screening of some of the best movie of all time with an amazing view over Lisbon: from Dirty Dancing to  Call me by your name from Luca Guadagnino (IT), the latest Lady Bird or THE DARJEELING LIMITED. The same event with different movies is happening also in Cascais.

CHIADO or cascais   21H00     more info on date and TIMe here


The 15ª of this event at Jardim da Estrela will take place this weekend: two big blockbusters will be screen,  Jurassic World – Fallen kingdom (Saturday) e Han Solo: Star Wars (Sunday).
Free entrance

Estrela    7 SEP – 8 SEP | SAT & SUN | 21H00      more info here


Workshop for adults

•Lisbon, Portugal -Kidding Around Yoga Teacher Training

Passionate about helping children function better in school and at home? Looking for ways to make a difference in the lives of children in your community while earning income? LOVE music?
Learn how to teach yoga, mindfulness and meditation to kids in schools, at home, and within community settings in one fun-filled weekend!
You don’t have to be a yoga teacher to participate. This training is for parents, yoga teachers and all professionals who work with kids that want to continue their education.

baixa      8-9 SEP | SAT and SUN | 09H30 -15H30      more info here

•FICA-Oficina creativa

•• Intensive monthly workshop

Workshops are about Serigraphy, Risograph, Wooden work and more
All material included, different prices, Booking is mandatory, better in advance

activities calendar here


One time workshop to get a briefly introduction to some activities you can then do monthly at the atelier.

Alcantara      11-15 SEpt |       More info here


Timeout Academia

•Taste of Portugal: Pastéis de Nata

Discover the story of the most typical sweet of Portugal: learn how to get the amazing crusty pastry or the delicious burned top. Duration 2h00 – Price €25
Includes workshop and tasting

Cais DO sodre      1 sep – 30 SEP | EACH SAT | 11H00 -13H00      more info and tickets here


Events Coming in September

•Atelier for babies at Fundaçao Oriente

•Zukuri workshops : Illustration, Weaving

•Heden Lisboa : Craft Azulejos inspired Jewelry

•Portugal Spirit Festival Cascais

•It’s a Book Workshops

•Colorindo Lisboa | Adventurous outdoor activity at Alameda