The Feira da Luz/Expomor is inscribed in the memory of all Montemor Residents, and it is a moment of affirmation of the Municipality and its people, a place of reunion between families and friends, a place where can be found, in the best of its expression, the innovation, economic activities, associative movement, music and shows, exhibitions, sport and tradition.
From August 29 to September 3 Montemor-o-Novo will be the stage of another Feira da Luz/Expomor. The Fair is evidenced as a business opportunity, networking, meeting point among the most varied entities, associations and companies. In the grounds of the Livestock Auctions Park, APORMOR, the main partner entity in the organization of Feira da Luz / Expomor, holds exhibitions and competitions for sheep, cattle and more. There will also be a diverse set of initiatives, including colloquiums and workshops related to the agricultural sector, highlighting the importance of this sector in the Municipality and in the Region. There will also be exhibitors associated with agricultural activity, specially the Alentejo cattle breed. In addition to the exhibitors, the Municipality of Montemor-o-Novo and the Business Association NERE-Business association of the Region of Évora have a show of companies with innovative products and / or differentiators in the county and region and where it is intended to spread the innovation and creativity. The exhibition area also hosts a wide range of companies and associations with exhibitions of its activities. The gastronomy has a marked presence in the event with restaurants. The Traditional Fair is maintained with the space of fairgrounds, amusements, but also the modules of companies, where it is integrated the space of CAME - Center of Reception of Micro and Small Companies and associations. The discovery area will also have the Automobile Exhibition and beverage spaces. The Exhibition Pavilion will this year host an Exhibition that addresses the theme of Education.
As usual, the Parishes of the municipality of Montemor-o-Novo will have, in Feira da Luz, and with a new location, their institutional representation space, where each Parish will have the opportunity to make known their identity, as well as the activities for the benefit of the population. At the Main Stage we will have a diversified program with names as Resistência, António Zambujo, Marco Rodrigues, Quinta do Bill and Banda da Carlista, Ana Bacalhau and Atoa. Already on Stage 2, where the nights end with the music, we will have a very diversified schedule. The Center for Socio-Educational Animation "Children's Workshop", also its present, in a space dedicated to the little ones and where we will also have the exhibitions and the Brincafeira. We would also like to point out the Espaço Artesanato, promoted by the A Ciranda Association, which, among associates and guests, will have a program that includes workshops, live work, fashion and music. Old presence in the program of Feira da Luz is, also, the bullfighting. In this context, it is worth mentioning the Bullfight and the bull, organized by the company "Montemor É Praça Cheia". The League of Small and Medium-sized Farmers is worthy of special mention at the "Small Farmers" Fair, represented by some farmers, who will be present at the small farmers' tent. A regular presence in the Feira da Luz program is the Honey Contest, which is already in its 21st edition, organized by Montemormel (Beekeepers Association of Montemor-o-Novo). Not to forget also the realization of the Book Fair, the Tourist Trains and the Panoramic Bus, that run and animate the city during the days of the event. The Feira da Luz will end with a Fireworks show at midnight on September 3.