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  • Corpus Christi in Ponteareas. Ponteareas.

    Calendar | Fiestas

    Fra 2015-06-06 til 2015-06-08

    … Ponteareas. Pontevedra. (Galicia) This fiesta is held on the Sunday after Corpus Christi in Ponteareas. It is the most important celebration on the calendar of this town in the province of Pontevedra. The festivities are notable for the spectacular floral carpets that are prepared for the solemn Sun…

  • City of Lugo Music Festival. Lugo.

    Calendar | Cultural

    Fra 2015-05-22 til 2015-06-12

    … Lugo. (Galicia) www.lugoturismo.com. The city of Lugo, in Galicia, is the venue for one of the most prestigious classical music festivals in the area, scheduled to coincide with the week of Corpus Christi. Over a space of several days, audiences will have the chance to enjoy numerous concerts given …

  • The San Juan Bonfires. La Coruña.

    Calendar | Fiestas

    Fra 2015-06-14 til 2015-06-24

    … Coruña, A. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.turismocoruna.com. A Coruña , in the Region of Galicia, becomes one huge bonfire to celebrate the arrival of summer on the night of San Juan. Different activities related to this fiesta get underway as early as May, and throughout June there are a large numb…

  • The "Rapa das bestas" festival in Sabucedo. Estrada, A.

    Calendar | Fiestas

    Fra 2015-07-02 til 2015-07-06

    … Sabucedo. Estrada, A. Pontevedra. (Galicia) This fiesta dates back to the 15th century and is held every year in the first week of July. It comprises a noble confrontation between man and horse. At the celebration, young people from Sabucedo and the surrounding area (Pontevedra province, Region of G…

  • International Festival of the Celtic World. Ortigueira.

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    Fra 2015-07-16 til 2015-07-19

    … Ortigueira. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.festivaldeortigueira.com/. This is one of Spain's biggest festivals and is a worldwide reference for folk music. It is a free, open-air festival in Ortigueira, in the province of A Coruña (Galicia), focusing on Celtic sounds, that attracts thousands of peop…

  • Viking Festival. Catoira.

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    … 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…

  • Exhibition: Val del Omar. The Mecha-mysticism of Film. Santiago de Compostela.

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    Fra 2015-04-24 til 2015-08-30

    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) Fax.: +34 981546625 | E-mail: cgac@xunta.es. http://cgac.xunta.es. This exhibition features the audiovisual creations of Val del Omar, an artist who understood film as something with large doses of alchemy, and who invented the term "filmist" to combine bo…

  • History Festival. Ribadavia.

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    Fra 2015-08-29 til 2015-08-30

    … Ribadavia. Ourense. (Galicia) Fiesta of Ribadavia History. Travel back to the Middle Ages for a day. On the last Saturday in August you can spend a truly medieval day in Ribadavia. The historic centre becomes the scene for this unique fiesta, which relives the medieval Jewish atmosphere of the villa…

  • Nuestra Señora de la Barca Pilgrimage. Muxía.

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    … Muxia. Muxía. A Coruña. (Galicia) Precession of Nuestra Señora of the Barca of Muxía. The joyful celebration of age-old traditions. This is one of Galicia’s most famous pilgrimages. It has been held since the 14th century in this fishing village on the Costa de la Muerte coast, and unites fishermen’…

  • San Froilán Fiestas. Lugo.

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    Fra 2015-10-04 til 2015-10-12

    … Lugo. (Galicia) http://lugo.gal/es. The origin of these celebrations in Lugo goes back to 1754. Since then they have become one of the most important festive occasions in Galicia. From 4 to 12 October Lugo holds its San Froilán Fiestas, attracting thousands of visitors every year. Two of the days st…

  • Easter Week in Ferrol. Ferrol.

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    Fra 2016-03-20 til 2016-03-26

    … Ferrol. A Coruña. (Galicia) E-mail: info@semanasantaferrol.org. http://www.semanasantaferrol.org/. Holy Week in Ferrol. Processions with maritime spirit. The Easter week celebrations in Ferrol are some of the most spectacular in northern Spain. The town’s maritime and military tradition gives this c…

  • Easter Week in Viveiro. Viveiro.

    Calendar | Fiestas

    Fra 2016-03-20 til 2016-03-27

    … Viveiró. Viveiro. Lugo. (Galicia) http://www.turgalicia.es. A moving representation of the death of Jesus Christ. There are several key events in the Easter Week celebrations in Viveiro that give the religious processions that wind through its streets an exceptional intensity and emotional charge. O…

  • Pontevedra Maios Fiesta. Pontevedra.

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    … Pontevedra. (Galicia) http://www.turgalicia.es/. The Maios Fiesta celebrates the arrival of good weather in Galicia. The celebration is of Celtic origin and is related to the appearance of the first spring flowers. It is a traditional fiesta throughout Galicia and especially so in the cities of Pont…

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

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    … 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…

  • Via Stellae. Festival of Music of Compostela and its pilgrim routes. Santiago de Compostela.

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    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.viastellae.es. Santiago de Compostela , in conjunction with other towns along the Way of Saint James, plays host to this festival featuring concerts given by internationally famous musicians and artists, where visitors can hear everything from B…

  • Equestrianism: A Coruña International Show Jumping Competition. Arteixo.

    Calendar | Sports

    … Arteixo. A Coruña. (Galicia) Fax.: +34 981642666 | www.csicasasnovas.com. The Casas Novas Equestrian Centre in Larín, province of A Coruña, hosts this International Show Jumping Competition. This competition is considered one of the most important events on the worldwide calendar by the Internationa…

  • Santiago (é) Tapas. Santiago de Compostela.


    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.santiagoetapas.com/. The World Heritage City of Santiago de Compostela , in Galicia, is holding its tapas competition, with over 40 establishments taking part, and where the winners are chosen by the consumers themselves.  . Santiago(é)Tapas is …

  • Viveiro International Traditional Folk Festival. Viveiro.

    Calendar | Cultural

    … Viveiró. Viveiro. Lugo. (Galicia) E-mail: bagoasdt@teleline.es. 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 lo…

  • Orense Folk Sessions. Orense.

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    … Seixalbo. Orense. Ourense. (Galicia) 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…

  • Orense International Film Festival. Orense.

    Calendar | Cultural

    … Auditorio Municipal de Ourense. Rúa da Canle, 2. 32004. Ourense. Ourense. (Galicia) E-mail: info@ouff.org. http://www.ouff.org/. The Orense International Film Festival is held in different cinemas and cultural centres in this city in Galicia. Independent film is the main protagonist at this event. T…

  • Pontevedra International Jazz Festival. Pontevedra.

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    … Praza da Ferraría. Pontevedra. (Galicia) http://www.jazzpontevedra.com/. The Pontevedra Jazz Festival is held annually on two stages in the old part of the city of Pontevedra: Plaza de la Peregrina square and Plaza del Teucro square. This is a not-to-be-missed event for jazz music lovers, with conce…

  • Sailing: Príncipe de Asturias Trophy. Baiona.

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    … Baiona. Pontevedra. (Galicia) Monte Real Club de Yates de Baiona. Fax.: +34 986355061 | http://www.mrcyb.es/. The town of Baiona, in Galicia, is hosting this prestigious competition, which gathers many of the world's best yachtsmen and yachtswomen. It is an excellent chance to discover the seafaring…

  • Festivities in honour of Santiago Apóstol. Santiago de Compostela.

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    … Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.santiagoturismo.com/. The festivities celebrated in honour of the patron saint of Spain and Galicia reach their peak during what is known as the Apostle's Fire, the offering to the Saint and the exciting ceremony when the 'botafumeiro' or giant …

  • Arrival of the Caravel La Pinta Festival. Baiona.

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    … Baiona. Pontevedra. (Galicia) Baiona, in Pontevedra, celebrates this festival to commemorate the arrival of the caravel "La Pinta" in its port, bringing the news of the discovery of America. In order to remember this important historical event, there are many celebrations in March. A real medieval f…