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  • Euro Groovy Weekend Festival. Gijón.

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    From 07/31/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Gijón. Asturias. http://www.euroyeye.es. The city of Gijón (in Asturias) organises one of the largest events dedicated to the mod musical and cultural movement and the Sixties, when the genre experienced its heyday. In addition to a variety of groovy music concerts, there are numerous cultural activ…

  • Pirineos Sur. International Festival of Cultures. Sallent de Gállego.

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    From 07/17/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Lanuza. Sallent de Gállego. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.pirineos-sur.es/. This year's edition of this world music festival returns to the region of Huesca with the programme entitled "Borders. Mix or Barrier?". This major show is regarded as one of the best international summer festivals in Spain. T…

  • Pyrenean Folk Festival. Jaca.

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    From 07/30/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.jaca.es/cultura/festivales/festival-folklorico-de-los-pirineos.html. Every two years, the town of Jaca , in Huesca (Aragón ) plays host to this multicultural festival which transforms the city into a microcosm of a global village. The events-packed programme of the …

  • Viveiro International Traditional Folk Festival. Viveiro.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 07/31/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Viveiró. Viveiro. Lugo. (Galicia) http://www.bagoasdaterra.com/. The Viveiro International Traditional Folk Festival came into being in 1979 and takes place during the first fortnight in August. The festival is organised by the “Bágoas da Terra” dance group. This event is held to coincide with the l…

  • Viking Festival. Catoira.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/02/2015

    … Catoira. Pontevedra. (Galicia) Every year, on the first Sunday in August, the residents of Catoira stage a spectacular re-enactment of the Viking invasions that occurred a thousand years ago. Thousands of people make their way to this Galician village every first Sunday in August to witness this ent…

  • Albariño Wine Festival. Cambados.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    From 07/29/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Cambados. Pontevedra. (Galicia) E-mail: turismo@cambados.es. http://www.cambados.es/eportal/portal/index.php. Albariño (white wine grape) wine festival in Cambados. The Galicia town of Cambados celebrates the Albariño Festival during the first week in August, where homage is paid to this exquisite w…

  • Olite Classical Theatre Festival. Olite-Erriberri.

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    From 07/17/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Olite-Erriberri. Navarre. E-mail: festivaldeolite@navarra.es. www.culturanavarra.es. For the last 10 years, this festival has marked the arrival of summer in the lovely town of Olite in Navarre, with its Roman and mediaeval past. Visitors can see performances by prestigious theatre companies as they…

  • Navia Estuary Swim. Navia.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/02/2015

    … Navia. Asturias. http://www.naviaturismo.com. Sport and folklore come together at this unique event. In August, Navia, a coastal village in Asturias, holds its Estuary Swim, a prestigious international event which attracts swimmers from all over the world, but especially from Europe. The competition…

  • Asturias Day in Gijón. Gijón.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/02/2015

    … Gijón. Asturias. http://www.gijon.info/. Asturias Day in Gijón. The parade of floats with bands is the crowning moment of this fiesta. On this day, all the mayors of the Asturias Region head for Gijón as guests of honour. The mayor of the host city receives them in a solemn act in Plaza Mayor Square…

  • Windsurfing: World Championship of Sotavento. Pájara.

    Calendar | Sports


    From 07/24/2015 to 08/02/2015

    … Punta Jandía. Pájara. Fuerteventura. (Canary Islands) http://www.pwaworldtour.com. Fuerteventura , in the Canary Islands, hosts one of the events for the Professional Windsurfing Association’s (PWA) World Championship. The world's best windsurfers are to compete over ten days at Sotavento Beach, on …

  • Columbine Fairs. Huelva.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    From 07/28/2015 to 08/03/2015

    … Huelva. (Andalusia) http://www.huelva.es/turismo/. On the first days of August Huelva celebrates its “Columbinas” Fairs. This event is closely linked to the discovery of America, and commemorates the departure of Christopher Columbus’s caravels towards the New World. Ibero-American culture is reflec…

  • Fiesta de La Rama festivity. Agaete.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/04/2015

    … C/ Triana 93. 35002. Agaete. Gran Canaria. (Canary Islands) Fax.: 928 219 601 | http://www.grancanaria.com/patronato_turismo/. Agaete, in the north of the island of Gran Canaria, celebrates this festivity to honour the Virgin of Las Nieves. The tradition consists of thousands of people dancing throu…

  • Quinquennial fiestas to mark the descent of the Virgin Mary. Santa Cruz de la Palma.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    From 06/28/2015 to 08/05/2015

    … Santa Cruz de la Palma. La Palma. (Canary Islands) http://www.bajadadelavirgen.es. These festivities have taken place every five years since 1680, and include a number known as the Dance of the Dwarves that has been declared a Festivity of National Tourist Interest. Every five years in July and Augu…

  • Avila en Clave de Luna festival. Ávila.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 08/07/2015 to 08/08/2015

    … Ávila. (Castile-Leon) A whole range of different styles of music come together in this cultural event which takes place at nightfall in various squares throughout the city. The festival features well-known artists of modern and classical music, country, jazz, rock… There is room for all kinds of dif…

  • Canoe festival. International descent of the Sella River. Parres.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/08/2015

    … Arriondas. Parres. Asturias. http://www.descensodelsella.com. This sporting event has been held since 1930. It is full of music and colour, and has become one of the most important dates on the international canoeing calendar. Every year, on the first Saturday in August, canoeists from all over the …

  • Kiteboarding: Sotavento Grand Slam. Pájara.

    Calendar | Sports


    From 08/03/2015 to 08/08/2015

    … Pájara. Fuerteventura. (Canary Islands) Sotavento beach in Fuerteventura is the scenario for this point-scoring event on the international kiteboarding circuit. This is an opportunity to see kiteboarding in the Canary Islands and to enjoy the performance of some of the top professionals in this spor…

  • Sailing: King's Cup Regatta. Palma.

    Calendar | Sports


    From 08/01/2015 to 08/08/2015

    … Palma. Majorca. (Balearic Islands) Fax.: +34 971718636 | E-mail: club@realclubnauticopalma.com. http://www.regatacopadelrey.com. The King's Cup sailing competition is held in the waters of the bay of Palma de Mallorca. It is one of the major cruiser class regattas in the Mediterranean, and has becom…

  • "City of A Coruña" International Folk Festival. La Coruña.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 08/05/2015 to 08/09/2015

    … Coruña, A. A Coruña. (Galicia) Asociación de Coros e Danzas "EIDOS". http://www.corosedanzaseidos.com. The "City of A Coruña" International Folk Festival has been held since 1987 by the EIDOS Chorus and Dance Association, aiming to promote inter-cultural exchange between peoples. The event is held d…

  • Ciudad de La Bañeza Speed Grand Prix. Bañeza, La.

    Calendar | Sports


    From 08/08/2015 to 08/09/2015

    … Bañeza, La. León. (Castile-Leon) www.motoclubbanezano.es. It is the only motorbike race in Spain in which the whole track is inside a town. The streets of the town of La Bañeza (León) host this unique event that gathers people from Spain and abroad. It has been taking place every summer for 53 years…

  • Sailing: "Ciudad de Melilla" Nautical Week. Melilla.

    Calendar | Sports


    From 08/05/2015 to 08/09/2015

    … Melilla. Fax.: +34 952680570 | E-mail: cmm@clubmaritimomelilla.com. http://www.melillanautica.com/semana-nautica/. The city of Melilla hosts a new edition of Nautical Week, held in the bay and its surrounding waters. This event has consolidated its position as an important date on the calendar of re…

  • Octopus Festival. Carballiño, O.

    Calendar | Fiestas


    08/09/2015

    … Carballiño (O). Carballiño, O. Ourense. (Galicia) E-mail: info@festadopulpodocarballino.es. http://www.festadopulpodocarballino.es/la-fiesta/. In August, O Carballiño, in the province of Ourense, celebrates its traditional Octopus Festival. Thousands of diners come together around huge copper cookin…

  • Alcántara Classical Theatre Festival. Alcántara.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 08/05/2015 to 08/09/2015

    … Alcántara. Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://www.festivaldealcantara.es. This town in the region of Cáceres hosts this well-known annual fixture which has seen participation by numerous prestigious theatre companies over its 30 years of history. Audiences can enjoy works by the great classic playwrights…

  • International Classical Music Festival of Pollença. Pollença.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 07/18/2015 to 08/14/2015

    … Pollença. Majorca. (Balearic Islands) Fax.: +34 971533111 | E-mail: info@festivalpollenca.com. http://www.festivalpollenca.com/. The International Classical Music Festival has been held since 1961 in the Majorca town of Pollença, in the incomparable setting of the Santo Domingo Cloister. This event …

  • Cambrils International Music Festival. Cambrils.

    Calendar | Cultural


    From 07/31/2015 to 08/14/2015

    … Cambrils. Tarragona. (Catalonia) http://www.cambrils.cat/festival-de-musica. The Cambrils International Music Festival has been held in this town on the Costa Dorada every year since 1974. This is a multidisciplinary event that takes in different musical styles, from jazz to flamenco, along with dan…