Location

Murcia
  • Category: Festivity of International Tourist Interest



Description

This celebration is part of the Spring Fiestas in Murcia, and will allow you to enjoy the typical customs and traditions of this fruit and vegetable growing region.

The “Bando de la Huerta” celebration comes on the first Tuesday after Easter, coinciding with the most important day of the Spring Fiestas. It consists of a parade of oxen-drawn carriages and booths from which the participants, known as "huertanos", throw food at the spectators. After the floral offering to the Virgen de la Fuensanta, the parade begins through the streets of the city, accompanied by local folk groups and associations.

Practical information

  • Date: Apr 18, 2017
  • Place: Murcia

Contact details

http://www.murciaturistica.es
Tel. +34 968277702

Schedules and prices

Schedule

  • Apr 18, 2017

* Information may be subject to modifications

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