This Saturday 25th March the municipality of Machico will play its part in ‘Earth Hour 2017’, which happens between 20:30 and 21:30.
As a way of showing their support for environmentally sustainable action, communities are invited to turn off the lights for one hour on Saturday, starting at 8:30 p.m.
However, Machico is also promoting the so-called ‘March of Light’, a walk that has a concentration scheduled for 20 hours, near the Cais de Machico (Leisure Port). The march will begin at 9.30 pm, leaving from the aforementioned recreational port, passing by the São Roque Chapel and ending at the yellow sand beach.
In fact, it will be from 9 pm on this beach, which will start various activities such as dance, theater and yoga
Funchal will also play its part in Earth Hour
The Association of Amateur Astronomers of Madeira joins the event “Earth Hour”.
With the collaboration of the Company of Electricity of Madeira will be at the end of the Cais do Funchal, on the 25th, between 20h30 and 23h00, two telescopes that can be used free of charge, to look at objects in the night sky. .