The festival LisBoa IDADE will be filling Jardim da Estrela this weekend. The initiative is aimed at involving Lisbon’s inhabitants of all ages.

The festival is held between September 30 and October 3.

According to the organisers, the festival challenges people to “rethink the city to live it with quality and happiness, in whichever age and in an inclusive way”.

In addition to concerts and performing arts, the programme features live cooking demonstrations; a healthy food market; talks; home safety workshops, elderly voluntarism; children and sports activities.

The festival invites people from 24 Lisbon parishes.

The detailed programme can be found here.