Our Pageant

Enjoy a fun filled barbecue and outdoor feast  at the Portuguese Instructive Social Club located at 600 Grove St, at the corner of Route 1 & 9 in Elizabeth, NJ.

Cultural Exhibition  & Marshal Sashing

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Golf Tournament

April 29, 2024

A pageant to crown the Royal Family that will represent the community during the Portugal Day Parade. The pageant will include traditional regional attire and formal evening wear. It will take place at the Portuguese Instructive Social Club at 600 Grove St, at the corner of Route 1 & 9 in Elizabeth, NJ.

Beginning at 11:00AM we will have a registration and brunch. We will then proceed to the starting of our golf tournament. Beverages will be provided throughout tournament. Once the tournament is over we will serve dinner and hand out trophies along with prizes to participants. The golf tournament will be held at Galloping Hill Golf Course, 3 Golf Drive, Kenilworth, NJ.

Arraial at P.I.S.C.

Saturday June 1, 2024 @ 5:00 PM &  

Sunday, June 2, 2024 @ 1:30 PM

Join us for our annual Fishing Derby for children  and family picnic day at Warinanco Park. Picnic tables and barbecue grills will be available on a first come first serve basis. Bait and fishing poles will be provided for the children entering the fishing contest while supplies last. Registration will begin at 9:00 am. 

Bicycle Tour of Elizabeth

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Soccer Tournament

Saturday, June 1, 2024

The children from our community get together and spend a fun filled day which includes soccer shoot outs and exhibition games. This event will take place at Warinanco Park. We encourage all children to participate.

Registration will begin at 7:30AM. The tour will begin in front of City Hall, located at 50 Winfield Scott Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ. A 15 mile bike tour of the City of Elizabeth, including historic sites.

Flag Raising at City Hall

Friday, May 31, 2024

Beginning at 6:30PM the Portuguese Flag will be raised at City Hall and displayed until June 10th. A City Proclamation will be issued by the Mayor and other city officials declaring Portugal Week in Elizabeth.

We will sash our Marshals during a cultural exhibit from the Portuguese community. Also at the event will be various wines from Portugal. The event will begin at 7PM at the Portuguese Instructive Social Club at 600 Grove St, at the corner of Route 1 & 9 in Elizabeth, NJ.

This year our we will be traveling out traditional parade route that we have been marching for the past 3 decades. Please go to our Parade page for more information on the route and how to join in on the fun.

There is no better way to end the celebrations of Portugal Day then to honor Portugal, at a special mass to be held at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Please join us at 8:00 pm at 89 Ridge Street, Newark, New Jersey

Fishing Derby

Saturday, September 9, 2023

Portugal Day Mass at

Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

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