yunquera guerrillera reenactment

Yunquera Guerrillera : 10,11,12 March 2017


When : 10,11,12 March 2017

What : Yunquera Guerrillera : Historical Reenactment

Where : Yunquera, Málaga, Costa del Sol, Spain

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

The municipality of Yunquera celebrates the VI edition of its historic recreation ‘Yunquera Guerrillera’ on 10, 11 and 12 March under the motto ‘Blood, gunpowder and fire in the mountains of the Sierra de las Nieves’.

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

A series of gastronomic, cultural and tourist characters framed in the nineteenth century in which more than 300 neighbors participate as actors and extras in the representation of the clashes between the side of guerillas and Yunquera and the Napoleonic army in 1811.

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

yunquera guerrillera reenactment

The events will begin on Friday, June 3, starting at 5:00 p.m. with the opening of the agri-food and craft market, and the subsequent inaugural parade. This edition also has routes themed by the most emblematic corners of the town, historical and natural, organized for the mornings of Saturday and Sunday.

 

LINKS

http://ocio.laopiniondemalaga.es/agenda/noticias/nws-569341-napoleon-vuelve-yunquera.html

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Antequera : Correr La Vega


When : 13/04/17 to 14/04/17

Where : Antequera, Málaga, Spain

What : Correr la Vega

The Malaga city of Antequera, located at the main crossroads of Andalusia and known as “the heart” of the autonomous community, has been and is a must for travelers and travelers of all time. Its magnificent monumental complex is the result of its historical past, and is reflected in more than fifty buildings of religious and civil architecture dating from the Bronze Age to the 18th century.

Correr La Vega

One of the elements that identifies its Holy Week is the “Correr la Vega”, a long-awaited tradition both for its inhabitants and for the numerous tourists that are approaching at that time to the town and whose origin, apparently, is due to an ancient Tradition that was to take the images to the highest point of the city to bless the lands of La Vega de Antequera.

Correr La Vega

On Thursdays and Fridays, at the end of the procession, the “brothers” of the cofradías who process those days, with the exception of La Soledad, take the thrones marching to the beginning of a slope or hill and, with The bell warning, start a very emotional race carrying the thrones to where the fields of la Vega are to be seen, so they can be blessed.

Correr La Vega

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

Chestnut Festival 2016 : Alcaucín


What : Chestnut Festival 2016 : Alcaucín

Where : Alcaucín, Inland Costa del Sol, Spain

When : 5th November 2016

The popular festival of the Alcaucín Chestnut will also offer free tastings of typical anise and cinnamon shortbread.

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

The Axarquía village of Alcaucín still retains one of its most popular festivals celebrating another year the chestnut tradition of yesteryear who “gathered the neighbors in the village square on the occasion of the feast of All Saints day , in which each family brought a dish, and given the date, chestnut used to be harvested in the area. ”

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

In this edition, Alcaucín distributes more than 300 kilos of chestnuts and 200 of sweet potatoes, plus aniseed and typical traditional double buttered cinnamon in the main square of the town, opposite the town hall.

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

fiesta de la castaña Alcaucín 2016

It plans to host about 500 people who will travel, as previous years, from other points of the Axarquía and the province attracted by the star product , the autumn chestnut.

more info :

https://www.facebook.com/AytoAlcaucin/?ref=hl

http://www.alcaucin.es/es/noticias/paginaNoticia.html?pos=2&pag=1&query=

 

Chestnut Festival Pujerra 2016

Chestnut Festival 2016 : Pujerra


What : Chesnut Festival in Pujerra, Málaga

Where : Pujerra, Málaga, Spain, Inland Costa del Sol

When : 29 October 2016 till 30 October 2016

The arrival of autumn is the date on which the celebrations related to the chesnut take place. Every year in late October or early November it is celebrated in Pujerra, located in the Serrania de Ronda. The Chestnut Festival, which coincides with the day of the patron saint of the town, the Virgin of Fatima.

Chestnut Festival Pujerra 2016

Chestnut Festival Pujerra 2016

Normally, the holiday is usually done when the collection of the Chesnut is finished.

Chestnut Festival Pujerra 2016

Chestnut Festival Pujerra 2016

During this holiday you can enjoy music and dancing in the streets of the town, as well as tasting more than 50 dishes made with chestnuts and accompanied by anise or brandy. In addition, you can visit many places where clothes and typical tools in collecting the fruit are shown.

Pujerra

Pujerra

PROGRAM

SATURDAY OCTOBER 29

10:00 Launch rockets announcing the start of the 14th CHESTNUT FESTIVAL AND VIRGIN OF FATIMA 2016.

11:00 Diana and Parade, with the performance of the verdiales OF PARAUTA.

12:00 official opening speech of the 14th edition of the Chestnut Festival, by D. CARLOS DELGADO MORALES Gaspar.

13:00 Delivery Chesnut of the year award 2016 to the adult group of theater.

15:00 Fair day enlivened by the “MALACAI” groups and “ROMPEOLAS”.

15:00 Afternoon free access at the Chestnut Museum.

17:30 gastronomic tasting of products made with chestnuts in the Plaza de la Iglesia.

18:00 Traditional TOSTÓN CHESTNUT accompanied by anise and sweet wine.

20:00 MEMORIAL to the Association of Friends of Cadiz by its X Collaboration and Promotion of the Chestnut Festival.

23:00 popular festival, with performances of “ORCHESTRA DYNAMIC” and “new hopes”

SUNDAY OCTOBER 30

10:00 rocket fire.

11:30 Celebration of Holy Mass in honor of Our Lady of Fatima, patroness of Pujerra.

12:00 PROCESSION in honor of our Patron, accompanied by the Band of Pujerra.

FAIR DAY 16:00 enlivened by the “MALACAI” group.

16:00 Afternoon open at the Chestnut Museum.

17:00 SPECIAL TOSTÓN variety “Chestnut pilonga”.

18:00 End party with hot chocolate and churros.

feria vino castaña yunquera 2016

Wine and Cestnut Fair. Yunquera 221016-231016


Where : Yunquera, Málaga Costa del Sol Inland

What : Wine and Cestnut Fair

When : 22 October 2016 till 23 October 2016

Yunquera, every October, pays homage to the chestnut fruit typical of autumn and base of  its traditional cuisine, and exquisite wine from grapes raised in the cold lands of the Sierra de las Nieves.

feria vino castaña yunquera 2016

feria vino castaña yunquera 2016

Roasted chestnuts in syrup, cooked, candied or just picked directly from the tree, and a good wine, sweet wine, pink or white, all alive with the music of the verdiales, attract hundreds of people that day.

feria vino castaña yunquera 2016

feria vino castaña yunquera 2016

The party starts in the square where more than twenty stalls offer from the serrano products like strawberry, cold meats or oil, to the traditional pottery of the region, and continues with various activities such as cooking contest, the stepping of the grape, and tasting the typical dish of Yunquera, the” malcocinao”, made from chickpeas, bacon, tripe, chorizo and morcilla.

pizarra fiesta de la tapa 2016

Fiesta de la Tapa. Pizarra


where : pizarra

when . 14,15,16 October 2016

What  : X Ruta de la Tapa of Pizarra

Provincial Tourist Singularity Event

Pizarra, in the Valle del Gudalhorce, celebrates its Tapas Route every October. During a weekend products from their gardens, among others, become protagonists of a party seeking momentum and promotion of the culture of the tapas, presenting the main pizarreño bars and restaurants.

ruta tapa pizarra 2016

During the day you can buy a “passport” to go completing stamps on each of the participating establishments and to get different prizes and gifts.

Also, and according to popular vote, the bars and restaurants of  the route will be graced with different distinctions, such as the best tapa, best service or prize for the most original tapa.

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Festival of the Three Cultures. Frigiliana


WHERE : Frigiliana

WHEN : 25/08/1016 to 28/08/2016

Provincial Tourist Singularity Event

Frigiliana, a town in the region of Axarquia, is known as “Villa of the Three Cultures” by the different civilizations that have passed through its streets: Arabic, Moorish and Christian.

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Annually this small town becomes an international benchmark of integration and coexistence in its “Festival of the Three Cultures”.
Every last weekend of August, the town becomes a playful encounter forum in which to enjoy a variede program with musical performances, conferences and gastronomic events, which run along the streets.

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Entertainment activities with parades, music, juggling, fakirs, belly dancing and children’s activities with a traditional market complete the offer for those days.

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana

Festival of the Three Cultures : Frigiliana