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Practical information


When?:
To be confirmed 2014

Where:
Orense


Location

Autonomous region:
Galicia

Province/Island:
Ourense

Activity:
Festival

Theme:
Music, Spanish folk




Description

During the first fortnight in August, the Orense Folk Sessions are held in sixteen towns and villages throughout the province. This festival was first held in 1984.

Twelve overseas groups take part in each edition. The festival opens with a performance to welcome all the participating groups, by the Provincial Dance School, in the city's Principal Theatre. Over the course of the festival, groups visit the towns and villages of Allariz, Bande, O Barco, Carballiño, Castro Caldelas, Celanova, Entrimo, Maceda, Manzaneda, Monforte de Lemos, Ourense, Ribadavia, A Rúa, Trives, Verín and Xinzo, performing by night in the open air. The final ceremony takes place in Orense's Plaza Mayor square, with the participation of all the groups.

Practical information

Date:
To be confirmed 2014
Place:
Orense (Ourense. Galicia)

Schedules and prices

Schedule

To be confirmed 2014



* Information may be subject to modifications

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