Fiestas en España, Canal RSS : spain.info en españolSuscríbete a nuestro canal RSS sobre las fiestas en España. Conoce España y mantente informado sobre las fiestas, los eventos y congresos que tienen lugar en España: spain.info en españolhttp://www.spain.info/en_GB/rss/rss_fiestas.htmlMon, 17 Nov 2014 16:42:02 +0100http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/rioja_la/semana-santa-calagurritana.htmlCalagurritana Easter WeekCalahorra in La Rioja marks the passion and death of Jesus Christ in a unique way, with the recreation of the Roman era in its streets.

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:41:51 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/albacete/alfombras-serrin-corpus-elche-sierra.htmlSawdust Carpets at Corpus Christi in Elche de la SierraIn 1964, ten people from Elche de la Sierra (Albacete) surprised the town by making a carpet out of sawdust for the Corpus Christi procession. This beautiful tradition has been preserved since then.

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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 09:44:07 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/gran_canaria/fiesta-de-la-rama.htmlFiesta de La Rama festivityAgaete, in the north of the island of Gran Canaria, celebrates this festivity to honour the Virgin of Las Nieves.

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:21:03 +0100http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/valencia/fallas-sagunto.htmlFallas bonfire festival in SaguntoEvery March Sagunto, in Valencia, celebrates the popular festivities known as the Fallas, in which fire takes pride of place.

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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 08:49:51 +0100http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/mallorca/canto-de-la-sibila.html"El canto de la Sibila" (Song of the Sybil) in MajorcaIt has been awarded the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity designation. This tradition (its origin comes from the performances that took place in the liturgical celebrations in medieval Europe) takes place on Christmas Eve in all the churches on the island of Majorca, and it is worth seeing.

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:01:42 +0100http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/burgos/semana-santa-de-burgos.htmlEaster Week in BurgosEaster Week in Burgos is based on the liturgical representations that became important in Castile from the 13th century onwards. In fact, most of the religious brotherhoods taking part date back to the Middle Ages, when they were associated with a trade guild (silversmiths, shoemakers, gardeners...). Easter Week is one of the most moving festivals in Spain and is held to commemorate the death of Jesus Christ.

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Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:13:32 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/zaragoza/semana_santa_de_zaragoza.htmlEaster week in ZaragozaThe sound of drums is one of the most impressive elements of this fiesta.

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:26:36 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/zaragoza/fiestas_del_pilar.htmlPilar FiestasIn October, Zaragoza celebrates the Pilar Fiestas.

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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:24:23 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/zaragoza/el_cipotegato.htmlEl CipotegatoFestive tradition in the town of Tarazona, in Zaragoza (Aragon) featuring the main character, known as the Cipotegato (a jester), and the tomatoes with which he is pelted as he runs through the streets.

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:03:27 +0200http://www.spain.info/en_GB/que-quieres/agenda/fiestas/zamora/semana_santa_de_zamora.htmlEaster Week in ZamoraMusic plays a special role in these celebrations: Gregorian chant and choral pieces contribute to the splendour of the processions and intensify the feelings of spectators.

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