If you’re heading off on a cheap holiday to Madeira with Jet2holidays this June, make sure you keep your eyes and ears open for the Atlantic Festival, an explosive celebration of music and art that marks the start of the summer on the island.
Kicking off on the 9th June and running until the 30th, the Atlantic Festival features a busy events calendar including pyro-musical shows at the pier outside the Funchal Pontinha on each Saturday night, delighting both tourists and locals with music and colourful fireworks.
Fun in Funchal
The rest of the month will also be filled with diverse musical entertainment like philharmonic bands and performances from local musicians as part of Madeira Music Festival, as well as religious events such as the Festival of Popular Saints and even the 23rd Regional Bread Fair, which you can find at the Restoration Square.
With so many things taking place in Funchal throughout June you’re sure to find a fascinating or fun event to attend during your cheap holiday to Madeira. What’s more, you’ll be glad to know that many of the events will be free, so you can see and do more of the beautiful island without blowing your holiday budget.