Centro Equestre Vale do Lima



The gala Alto Minho Business Awards 2017, which takes place within the IV Business Days, named 20 companies in this year.

The initiative promoted by CEVAL and CIM - Alto Minho, distinguished the best practices in innovation management and entrepreneurship in the business.

The big news this year is the award "Event of the Year" to the Fair of Ponte de Lima Horse.

The jury composed of representatives of IAPMEI - Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation, the newspaper Economic Life, CIM - Alto Minho, the IPVC - Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo, the University Fernando Pessoa and TPnP - Tourism of Porto and North Portugal, will dictate the winners of the categories of "Commercial Merit", "Entrepreneurship by Women", "Innovation and Entrepreneurship" and "Internationalization", and assign a range of "Special Awards" and "Honorable Mentions" to companies or events already defined, such as the Fair of Ponte de Lima Horse, awarded with distinction "Event of the Year".

The Ponte de Lima's name is very present this Gala to be held at the Cultural Center of Viana do Castelo, since five of these twenty companies are limianas.

This is another one of recognitions awarded to the investment strategy in the equestrian component of the Municipality, and the Fair of Ponte de Lima Horse, that within a week, is back for its 11th edition, from 6 to 9 July with tasting Dressage , Riding of Work, Horseball , Riding Adapted and a range of other international competitions, along with a number of other activities and shows, among which the concert Paulo Gonzo on the night of July 6, with free admission.