Santo Domingo patron saint's day fiestaFestivity of National Tourist Interest
This annual fiesta is characterised by events such as 'the rounds of the Saint', typical in this area, in which the women of the town are obliged to participate.
These fiestas were declared of National Tourist Interest for their antiquity, originality and the diversity of the events that take place in memory of Santo Domingo and his works and miracles. On 10 May, the Branches are blessed outside of the temple. The day before, at 11:00, Mass is held in the hermitage of the Saint. In the afternoon the 'procession of the wheel' takes place, in memory of one the miracles performed by Santo Domingo. The wheel is then hung from the cathedral's cross vault.
Santo Domingo patron saint's day fiesta
Santo Domingo de la Calzada, La Rioja (La Rioja)
* To be confirmed