Aveiro Municipality successfully presented the 2020 edition of the Festival dos Canais. The Festival’s public was once again generous with this great event in the cultural calendar of Aveiro, joining in a large numbers to the shows.
This was a special edition, adapted to the current pandemic scenario and one of its central objectives was to support artistic and economic agents at a time of great fragility.
The realization of the Festival in a model appropriate to the current context was part of the cultural programming strategy and was one of the actions of the “Culture in Times of (In) Certainty” strategy, launched on June 1st by the municipality, in which the social and economic dimension is assumed to be central.
But this was also a reunion of Aveirenses with culture in a public space, returning to see reference shows in the areas of music, contemporary circus, theater, dance and performance, as well as artistic installations, exhibitions and conferences. Therefore, it remains a highlight of culture in Aveiro.