PORTUGAL DAY CELEBRATION: Flag Raising ceremony at Newark City Hall



    The Flag Raising ceremony for this year’s Portugal Day celebration will take place on Saturday, June 3, at 1 pm, in front of City Hall in Newark, New Jersey, on 920 Broad Street. The program during the flag-raising includes the following:

    • National anthems – by Kevin Resendes
    • Opening remarks – by Luís Pires
    • Welcome – by Councilman Augusto Amador
    • Musical moment – by Pedro Botas
    • Remarks – by General Consul of Portugal, Dr. Pedro Oliveira and by Ras Baraka, the Mayor of Newark.