The 1st Vinho Verde Festival will take place May 16th-18th of 2014, in Braga’s Parque de Exposições. This event aims not only to promote Vinho Verde (Young Wine), but also the region’s Cuisine and Tourism.
The schedule for the first edition of the Vinho Verde Festival includes conferences, workshops and social gatherings, training, contests, wine tastings, and the exclusive launch of a popular wine tasting, in which the visitors are invited to give their opinions about the wines being considered.
Throughout the event, the ethnography of the Vinho Verde region will be promoted and there will be a guild gathering, during which a crowning will take place.
The Vinho Verde production sector currently has 12,000 producers, spread over 48 counties.