Once again, Algarve travel to Querença in one more Saussages Festival (Festa das Chouriças de Querença).
In order to comply with tradition, the Parish of Querença, in conjunction with the Festival committee of the parish, once again organized the Festival of Chouriças Querença, also known as the Feast of St. Louis, the patron saint of animals.
Traditional Gastronomy of the Algarve in Querença Church Square.
This year, the traditional festival of Chouriças in honor of St. Louis (São Luís) will take place in the newly renovated Querença Church Square, January 25, jointly organized by the Festival committee of the Parish and the Parish of Querença with support of the House of the People of Querença Mnicipal and the House of Loulé.
It is recalled that the Church Square Querença has undergone rehabilitation works under the program for the revitalization of villages in the Algarve, having won a new image with new entertainment venues and leisure.
The party starts at 11 am, when visitors are greeted in the traditional village with traditional food, along with homemade bread and homemade wine produced in the parish of Querença, by the Algarve traditional method.
In the early afternoon at 14:30 hours, religious celebrations begin with the Celebratin in the Church which is followed by a procession with the image of San Luis (São Luís). The procession makes the connection between the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption (Nossa Senhora da Assunção) and the Chapel of Our Lady of the Foot of the Cross (Nossa Senhora do Pé da Cruz), covering the main streets of the village.
The highest point of the festival takes place in the Church Square, with the usual sausage and other offers knock down. The sausages that the population offers to St. Louis (São Luís) are used on a "buffet" organized by the Festival committee and the surpluses are auctioned in conjunction with other offers.
Auction ends around 18:30 hours, immediately giving way to a fireworks-fireworks.
This year, the entertainment program of the Feast of Chouriças Querença are coupled with the realization of a photographic exhibition of street and a theater.
The photographic exhibition is devoted to a century-old tradition of the Algarve countryside, with the theme "The killing of the Pig: A well-known and famous tradition of the Algarve mountains."
At 21 hours operates the Culture House of Loulé Theatre Group (Grupo de Teatro Casa da Cultura de Loulé), with the number "Euro Festival Cançanita Louletana in the Reception Hall of the People's House Querença.
Start Date :24-01-2010 End Date :24-01-2010 Location: Church Square
Time: around 11:00
Location: Querença - Loulé - Algarve - Portugal
Organizer: Parish of Querença and Festivity Commission of the Parish
Contacts: T. +351 289 422 337
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