Processions festivals

Baptism of the Child in Palencia

Baptism of the Child in Palencia

1st January
Palencia (Palencia)
Religious
On the 1st of January, Palencia celebrates the traditional Baptism of the Child, a procession that has become an ancestral custom, with more than five centuries of history, where the amusing pedrea of sweets and candies takes place.
Three Kings Parade in Santillana del Mar

Three Kings Parade in Santillana del Mar

5th January
Santillana del Mar (Cantabria)
Representation
Every 5th January you can enjoy the Three Kings Parade in Santillana del Mar, an experience where all those attending will witness an authentic journey into the past.
The Three Wise Men Parade in Alcoy

The Three Wise Men Parade in Alcoy

5th January
Alcoy/Alcoi (Alicante)
Representation
The Three Kings Parade in Alcoy is one of the oldest in the country, and one of the most special. In this parade the royal pages go up to the balconies to leave the presents, a real spectacle!
Higuillo Festival

Higuillo Festival

20th January
Villasandino (Burgos)
Religious
The Fiesta del Higuillo, in Villasandino, Burgos, is part of the festivities in honour of San Sebastián, held on 20 January.
Las Paces Festival in Villarta de San Juan

Las Paces Festival in Villarta de San Juan

From 23rd January to 26th January
Villarta de San Juan (Ciudad Real)
Religious
In February, the festival of Las Paces is celebrated in Villarta de San Juan, where thousands of rockets and fireworks are launched to thank the Virgin for the peace that has reigned in the town for more than 650 years.
Festivities in honour of San Blas and Santa Águeda in Fonz

Festivities in honour of San Blas and Santa Águeda in Fonz

From 2nd February to 5th February
Fonz (Huesca)
Religious
In February, the Festivities in honour of San Blas and Santa Águeda take place in Fonz. They have been celebrated for more than four centuries and attract visitors from all over Spain.
The Passion of Esparreguera

The Passion of Esparreguera

From 19th March to 1st April
Esparreguera (Barcelona)
Representation
A unique and emotional representation of the Passion of Christ, which takes place outdoors on an impressive natural stage. With more than 500 actors, live music, and special effects, it is an unforgettable experience that attracts thousands of visitors every year.
Holy Week of Malaga

Holy Week of Malaga

From 22nd March to 31st March
Málaga (Málaga)
Religious
One of the most impressive in Spain, known for its processions full of passion and devotion. Every year, thousands of people from all over the world come to the city to experience the magic of this unique festival. The floats, carried on the shoulders of the brotherhood members, are true works of art, decorated with flowers and candles, creating an incredibly emotional atmosphere.
Holy Week in Seville

Holy Week in Seville

From 22nd March to 31st March
Sevilla (Sevilla)
Religious
A unique event that offers an exciting and authentic experience, where devotion and art merge in the processions of the brotherhoods. It also represents a unique opportunity to enjoy the local gastronomy and get to know the city in a festive and welcoming atmosphere.
Easter Week in Verges

Easter Week in Verges

From 28th March to 31st March
Verges (Gerona)
Religious
Easter Week in Verges is a unique cultural experience where you can immerse yourself in the rich religious and folkloric tradition of Catalonia. From the impressive danse macabre to the processions and liturgical events, every moment of the celebration is an opportunity to learn first-hand about the customs and history of the region. Don't miss this unique and unforgettable experience.
The Bajada del Ángel and Holy Week in Tudela

The Bajada del Ángel and Holy Week in Tudela

From 28th March to 31st March
Tudela (Navarra)
Religious
An impressive celebration that takes place on Easter Sunday. It includes the descent of a child dressed as an angel from the church tower, followed by an exciting theatrical performance with biblical characters. This tradition, dating back to the 13th century, is a unique expression of Tudela's religious devotion and an unmissable tourist attraction that attracts thousands of visitors every year.

Holy Week of Zamor

From 28th March to 31st March
Zamora (Zamora)
Religious
An impressive celebration for its solemn and deeply religious nature, where silence is a fundamental part of its processions. The streets are filled with an atmosphere of respect and solemnity, while the most revered images of the city parade in processions full of solemnity and devotion. A unique experience that allows you to immerse yourself in the tradition and religiousness of the region that you cannot miss.

Holy Week in Lorca

From 28th March to 31st March
Lorca (Murcia)
Religious
Immerse yourself in Holy Week in Lorca and discover the impressive "pasos" carried on the shoulders of the brotherhood members, the emotional performances of the cuadrillas, and the competition between brotherhoods. An experience that will not leave you indifferent.
Easter Week in Cuenca

Easter Week in Cuenca

From 28th March to 31st March
Cuenca (Cuenca)
Religious
Cuenca has a medieval old town that transports you to another era with its cobbled streets, hanging houses and spectacular views of the river Júcar. The magic of the city is intensified during Holy Week, when processions wind through the narrow streets of the old town, creating an even more special and unique atmosphere. Don't miss this opportunity to experience the tradition and beauty of Cuenca at Easter.
Easter Week in Elche

Easter Week in Elche

From 28th March to 31st March
Elche/Elx (Alicante)
Religious
A religious celebration of great tradition and cultural richness that has been held since the Middle Ages. It stands out for the representation of the Mystery of the Passion in the Basilica of Santa Maria and for its impressive processions and parades through the streets of the city. A unique and authentic experience in a setting of great beauty and historical heritage.
Holy Week in Valladolid

Holy Week in Valladolid

From 28th March to 31st March
Valladolid (Valladolid)
Religious
A unique and emotional celebration that combines religion, art, and culture in an atmosphere full of tradition and passion. Its processions, images, music, and gastronomy make it a unique experience for any visitor. Discover the history and most prominent values of one of the most important and moving Holy Weeks in Spain. We're waiting for you in Valladolid!
Valencia's Maritime Holy Week

Valencia's Maritime Holy Week

From 28th March to 31st March
Valencia (Valencia)
Religious
A unique celebration that combines religious tradition with the maritime culture of the city. With processions that traverse the port and the beach, as well as cultural and gastronomic activities, it is an event that attracts visitors from all over the world. The processions of the Virgen del Carmen and the Bajada del Cristo del Grao are noteworthy. Don't miss it!
Holly Week in Viveiro

Holly Week in Viveiro

From 28th March to 31st March
Viveiro (Lugo)
Religious
Come to Viveiro and live a unique experience during Easter Week. Discover its solemn processions and valuable religious imagery, declared of International Tourist Interest. Immerse yourself in Galician culture and enjoy the hospitality of its people in an incomparable setting.
Holly Week in Cartagena

Holly Week in Cartagena

From 28th March to 31st March
Cartagena (Murcia)
Religious
Discover the Holy Week of Cartagena, with its impressive processions and valuable artistic heritage. The order and discipline of the penitents, the flowers, lights and music await you in this Mediterranean city. Come and live a unique experience.
The Empalaos of Valverde de la Vera

The Empalaos of Valverde de la Vera

28th March
Valverde de la Vera (Cáceres)
Religious
Discover the mystique of 'Los Empalaos' on the night of Maundy Thursday, where participants barefoot carry crosses and crowns of thorns while dressed and masked as 'Empalaos'. A silent procession through the streets of Valverde de la Vera culminates in the emotional crossing and kneeling of two 'Empalaos'.

Santo Toribio Festivities in Palencia

From 14th April to 16th April
Palencia (Palencia)
Religious
Celebration with music, gastronomy, sports activities, and fireworks. As a climax, the procession of the Saint to the Cristo chapel, followed by the throwing of bread and cheese to the attendees. An opportunity to enjoy Palencia's culture, tradition, and cuisine.

Day of the Light

From 17th April to 17th April
Arroyo de la Luz (Cáceres)
Religious
Arroyo de la Luz celebrates the Day of the Light every Easter Monday in honor of the Patron Saint. Enjoy the excitement of horse racing, music, and traditional food at the town's most important festivity. Declared a Regional Tourist Interest Festival since 1997.
Almansa Major Festivities

Almansa Major Festivities

From 30th April to 6th May
Almansa (Albacete)
Representation
Discover the excitement of the Moors and Christians parades, music, dance, fireworks, and historical battles that will transport you to another time. Not to mention the rich local cuisine. Live a unique experience.
Fiestas of the Holy and Vera Cruz in Caravaca de la Cruz

Fiestas of the Holy and Vera Cruz in Caravaca de la Cruz

From 1st May to 5th May
Caravaca de la Cruz (Murcia)
Tradition
Experience the excitement of one of the oldest festivals in Spain, the spectacular race of the Wine Horses, the procession of the Vera Cruz, and the battle of Moors and Christians. Don't miss it!
Fair of San Isidro Labrador in Los Barrios

Fair of San Isidro Labrador in Los Barrios

From 13th May to 18th May
Barrios, Los (Cádiz)
Come and live a unique experience: enjoy Children's Day and Elderly Day with their traditional lunch. Attend the Rociero mass and sing with the Choir of the Brotherhood in an emotional procession and don't miss the fireworks show that closes the festival.
Procession of the Hundred Maidens of Sorzano

Procession of the Hundred Maidens of Sorzano

From 19th May to 21st May
Sorzano (Rioja, La)
Religious
Check out this popular festival in Sorzano that is celebrated every third Sunday of May. Welcome to the Procession of the Hundred Maidens of Sorzano!
Corpus Christi in Camuñas

Corpus Christi in Camuñas

From 29th May to 2nd June
Camuñas (Toledo)
Religious
Discover the magic of Corpus Christi in Camuñas with the impressive Pecados y Danzantes, the procession, and the cultural and gastronomic richness of this unique celebration. Experience an unforgettable experience.
May festivities in Aldeire

May festivities in Aldeire

From 30th May to 3rd June
Aldeire (Granada)
Historical
At the end of May, Aldeire becomes a stage where Moors and Christians thank the patron saint of the town, the Virgin of the Rosary, for mediating between them.
Corpus Christi in Toledo

Corpus Christi in Toledo

From 4th June to 11th June
Toledo (Toledo)
Religious
Discover Corpus Christi in Toledo: A historic procession full of tradition and faith, featuring beautiful floats and the impressive custodia by Enrique de Arfe. Experience a unique celebration in a city that fully embraces this sacred event.

La Orotava Patronal Festivities

From 9th June to 18th June
Orotava, La (Sta. Cruz de Tenerife)
Religious
Experience the magic of La Orotava's patronal festivities: tradition, religious devotion, and folklore come together in a unique celebration. Flower and volcanic rock carpets, pilgrimages, and cultural events await you in this charming municipality in Tenerife.
Virgin of Carmen and Magdalena Festivities in Cangas del Narcea

Virgin of Carmen and Magdalena Festivities in Cangas del Narcea

From 16th July to 22nd July
Cangas del Narcea (Asturias)
Religious
Declared Festivals of Touristic Interest in Asturias, the celebrations of El Carmen and La Magdalena feature dazzling fireworks displays and the thrilling 'Descarga' in honor of the Virgen del Carmen. An unforgettable experience you shouldn't miss.

Patron Saint Festivals of La Roda de Albacete

From 27th July to 6th August
Roda, La (Albacete)
Fair
La Roda celebrates its Fiestas Mayores in honour of El Salvador, around the 6th of August. 9 days full of fun and festive activities including the Literary Gala, the Procession of the patron saint 'El Salvador' and floats, concerts.

Vilagarcía de Arousa Water Festival

16th August
Vilagarcía de Arousa (Pontevedra)
Battles
On 16th August, the Water Festival is held in Vilagarcía de Arousa, a celebration declared of National Tourist Interest in which you have to get wet and wet everyone within reach.
Festivities of Our Lady of Vega in Haro

Festivities of Our Lady of Vega in Haro

From 7th September to 10th September
Haro (Rioja, La)
Religious
The patron saint festivities of Haro are celebrated on September 8 in honor of the Virgen de la Vega, with processions, offerings and the traditional Rosary of Lanterns, declared of Regional Tourist Interest.

Virgen de las viñas patron saint festival in Aranda de Duero

From 8th September to 17th September
Aranda de Duero (Burgos)
The cannon shot kicks off the Patron Saint Fiestas of Aranda de Duero, followed in the afternoon by the Pilgrimage of the Virgin. With activities including a magic festival, concerts, orchestras, parades of giants and big-heads...

Festivals and Pilgrimage of the Virgin of the Rock in Fuerteventura

From 9th September to 17th September
Betancuria (Palmas (Las))
Religious
A deeply rooted celebration that transcends the religious. Experience the vibrant fusion of culture, spirituality, and joy in this unique festivity. An event declared a Cultural Heritage Site, drawing thousands of visitors, enriching the local economy, and sharing the traditions of the island.

Festivals and Pilgrimage of the Virgin of the Rock in Fuerteventura

From 9th September to 17th September
Betancuria (Palmas (Las))
Religious
A deeply rooted celebration that transcends the religious. Experience the vibrant fusion of culture, spirituality, and joy in this unique festivity. An event declared a Cultural Heritage Site, drawing thousands of visitors, enriching the local economy, and sharing the traditions of the island.

San Mateo Festivities in Oviedo

From 15th September to 24th September
Oviedo (Asturias)
Fair
Marking the beginning of the academic year, its program stands out for concerts, opera at the Campoamor Theater, and children's activities at the Campo de San Francisco, with traditions like the pilgrimage and the 'bollo preñado' meal. Don't miss out on the nightlife in the old town and the fireworks at the Winter Park.

Upcoming festivals

The Mystery of Obanos

From 20th July to 27th July
Obanos (Navarra)
In even years, a medieval legend of the Camino de Santiago comes to life, where the town transforms itself to perform an impressive theatrical representation filled with banners, carriages, and medieval costumes. This performance stands out for its quality and its stage in the Plaza de los Fueros. It is an unmissable spectacle that brings together the community of Obanos and delights visitors.

The Dance of the Stilts

From 21st July to 25th July
Anguiano (Rioja, La)
The Dance of the Stilts
The Dance of the Stilts, is a popular traditional festival, which is celebrated in the town of Anguiano in La Rioja, Spain and which has been declared as an Intangible Cultural Property.

Las Minas International Singing Festival

From 27th July to 6th August
Unión, La (Murcia)
Las Minas International Singing Festival
The Festival Internacional del Cante de Las Minas de La Unión, in Murcia, is held at the end of July and beginning of August. It is a festival that showcases the best of flamenco music through galas and competitions.

Falces Garlic Day

From 29th July to 30th July
Falces (Navarra)
Falces Garlic Day
El Ajo Rojo de Falces has its own festival in July, with tastings, a craft market and brass bands, historical visits and many activities for all audiences.

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