Ilha hosts Lemon Festival
The parish of Ilha, in the district of Santana, serves as a venue for the Lemon Festival a lively festival held this weekend. Ilha is a tiny village, with a total of just 15km2, and a population of 255.
This festival came about as a way of paying homage to the main local product – the lemon. As the visitmadeira acknowledge, it is also a pretext for staging a range of popular entertainment events. Admission is free.
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