Bilbao's "Aste Nagusia" (Great Week) Celebrations
- When?: From Aug 19, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017
- Where: Bilbao
- More information : http://www.bilbaoturismo.net/BilbaoTurismo/es/folclore-y-fiestas-populares/aste-nagusia_2
- Category: Festivity of Tourist Interest
During the Semana Grande de Bilbao, there are fiestas in honour of the Virgen de Begoña.
Bilbao is the setting for concerts, shows, theatre, fireworks and children's activities at different points in the city, such as Plaza Nueva square, Bizkaia, Unamuno and Encarnación squares, and the Urbitarte and Arenal wharves. The speeches and "chupinazo" (fireworks) to open the celebrations will take place from the Arriaga theatre.
There will also be a programme of bullfights at the Vista Alegre bullring, including a horseback bullfight and eight normal bullfights.
- Date: From Aug 19, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017
Bilbao (Vizcaya - Bizkaia. Basque Country)
Schedules and prices
- From Aug 19, 2017 to Aug 27, 2017
* Information may be subject to modifications