Grupo de Bombos Unidos da Paródia

The Grupo de Bombos Unidos da Paródia was founded in 1974 and at that time counted with 4 drums (made by the group’s elements themselves), an accordion, a bagpipe and a flag.

Nowadays the group has 32 elements, aged between 12 and 75, and is equipped with the following instruments and elements: 8 drums, 8 snare drums, 5 bagpipes, 5 concertinas, a flag, 2 ‘gigantones’ and 3 ‘cabeçudos’.

On a yearly basis it participates in several festivities and performances all over Portugal and abroad (in France, Germany and Spain).