Welcome to Portugal Day NY 2014!


The Portuguese community in New York City is proud to bring to the city that never sleeps a flavor of Portugal's culture, food and warmth. In 2014, Central Park will host Portugal Day NY on Sunday, June 15th. Join us with family and friends, for a morning full of excitement and fun activities for the whole family.

Portugal Day NY is brought to you by the Portuguese Circle in partnership with the main sponsors, partner entities and benefactors. Make sure to visit the Portuguese Circle and Portugal Day NY facebook pages and like us.

Make sure to join us in Central Park on Sunday, June 15th 2014!!  

The Portugal Day NY 2014 in a Nutshell:


      • Takes place at Mineral Springs on the West side of Central Park, by Tavern on the Green (West 67th Street entrance). Click the map on the right for a full size version;
      • Program
        • 07:30 - Portugal Day NY starts
        • 07:45 - Opening Cerimony
        • 07:55 - Portugal and US anthems by Nathalie Pires
        • 08:00 - Adults' race (5 Miles)
        • 08:30 - Music Performance by Cláudia Duarte
        • 09:00 - Awards Cerimony
        • 09:15 - Music Performance by Ménage
        • 09:30 - Kids' races
        • 09:35 - Raffle #1 (Trip to Portugal)
        • 10:15 - Raffle #2 (Trip to Portugal)
        • 10:25 - Music Performance by John Jorge
        • 10:55 - Raffle #3 (Trip to Portugal)
        • 11:00 - Portugal Day NY Ends
      • Make sure to arrive early in order to participate in all activities.
      • We advise you to use public transportation as parking spots might be difficult to find.

The closest subway station is 66th Lincoln Center, which is served by the 1 train of the red line. The 72nd street station is served by trains B of the orange line and C of the blue line. The Columbus Circle subway station is also at a walking distance and is served by the 1 train of the red line, A and C of the blue line and B and D of the orange line. 


Event Info

Portugal Day NY 2014 will be taking place on June 15th, 2014 in Central Park, and consist of: 

  • 5-mile run (8 Km) | REGISTER
  • Kids' races (2 to 12) | REGISTER
  • Festival with food sampling
  • Musical performances
  • Exciting awards and raffles

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