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Schedule announced for UEFA Champions Festival

Published: Friday 16 May 2014, 16.44CET
The UEFA Champions Festival – a free, four-day event – will take place at Praça do Comércio in central Lisbon from 22–25 May featuring a range of activities and exhibitions.
Schedule announced for UEFA Champions Festival
The UEFA Champions Museum is one of the festival's attractions ©UEFA.com
 
 
 
Published: Friday 16 May 2014, 16.44CET

Schedule announced for UEFA Champions Festival

The UEFA Champions Festival – a free, four-day event – will take place at Praça do Comércio in central Lisbon from 22–25 May featuring a range of activities and exhibitions.

The annual UEFA Champions Festival takes place in Lisbon from Thursday 22 May to Sunday 25 May. The free four-day event will be based at Praça do Comércio in central Lisbon and will be open from 11.00–23.00 Thursday to Saturday and 11.00–17.00 on Sunday.

UEFA is inviting fans and families to visit and take part in a series of free activities, including the opportunity to have photos taken with the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women's Champions League trophies.

Other highlights include the UEFA Champions League Museum and UEFA Champions Gallery (open daily from 10.00–20.30 until 25 May), the open-air cinema showing the world premiere of the Champions League film, a classical music concert from Orchestra Geraçao, official partner enterprises photo booths and a fan competition area.

Throughout the week there will be a variety of skills clinics and coaching courses for youngsters laid on by professional coaches and, of course, the Ultimate Champions Match (which will be broadcast live by Sport TV Portugal), plus much more. In the evenings, for the first time, the festival area will be transformed into a lounge area for all visitors.

Former players acting as UEFA ambassadors will be present every day at the festival, participating in different activities. All media wishing to attend the festival are requested to register in advance by emailing uefa@cunhavaz.com.

Champions Festival schedule

Thursday 22 May
From 10.30 to 11.00: Champions Festival opening with trophy arrival ceremony 
From 11.00 to 15.15 pitch: U12/U13 Girls tournament
From 15.30 to 16.30 pitch : Coaching session
From 16.30 to 17.30 pitch: Special Olympics – five-a-side matches
From 16.30 to 17.00 stage: Autograph session with former player
From 19.00 to 22.45 pitch: Bar/lounge area

NO PUBLIC SCREENING OF UEFA WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL

From 21.30 to 22.00 stage: Orchestra Geraçao performance* 
From 22.00 to 22.30 screen: UEFA Champions League movie premiere 
From 22.30 to 23.00 stage: Orchestra Geraçao performance

Friday 23 May
From 11.00 to 12.00 pitch: Coaching session 
From 11.15 to 11.30 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions 
From 12.00 to12.30 stage: Autograph session with former player
From 13.15 to 14.00 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions 
From 14.00 to 16.30 pitch: adidas Young Champions tournament 
From 15.15 to 16.00 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions 
From 17.00 to 18.30 pitch: Ultimate Champions match: Seleçao vs UEFA All Stars 
From 17.00 to 18.30 screen: Live screening of the Ultimate Champions match 
From 18.45 to 19.00 stage: Freestyler performance 
From 19.00 to 21.00 stage: DJ performance
From 20.00 to 23.00 pitch: Bar Lounge area
From 21.00 to 21.30 pitch: Orchestra Geraçao performance 
From 21.30 to 22.00 screen: UEFA Champions League movie 
From 22.00 to 23.00 stage: DJ performance

Saturday 24 May
From 11.00 to 16.00 pitch: adidas Young Champions tournament
From 11.15 to 14.15 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions
From 15.00 to 16.15 stage: Playstation/Konami final PES tournament From 16.00 to 17.00 pitch: Special Olympics training session
From 16.30 to 17.15 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions
From 18.30 to 23.00 pitch: Bar lounge area

NO PUBLIC SCREENING OF UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL

From 18.30 to 18.45 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions 
From 19.00 to 21.00 stage: DJ performance 
From 21.00 to 21.30 screen: UEFA Champions movie 
From 21.30 to 23.00 stage: DJ performance

Sunday 25 May
From 11.00 to 17.00 pitch: Grassroots tournament
From 11.15 to 17.00 stage: Freestyler performance/skill sessions
From 14.00 to 14.45 stage: Autograph session with former player 

UEFA Champions Museum & UEFA Champions Gallery
6–25 May (open daily 10.00–20.30)
Museum: Edifício dos Paços do Concelho. Praça do Município, Lisbon Gallery: Rua do Arsenal, 21, Lisbon

Last updated: 21/05/14 18.33CET

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