This is the biggest religious festival of the Azores Archipelago and the second in Portugal. It has an extensive program with several Eucharistic celebrations, highlighting the change of the image of Santo Cristo dos Milagres, the Mass and Procession on the main day of celebration, Sunday.
This event attracts thousands of tourists every year, residents of the Azores and also emigrants, who return to their origins in an act of faith and also – in some cases – to fulfill their promises to Santo Cristo dos Milagres.
2020 program not yet available. Below the 2019 program adapted to 2020, so it will undergo minor changes:
Interim program based on 2019 edition schedule, subject to change:
Last revised: January 2020
RTP Açores will also broadcast via Youtube and Social Networks: