La Herradurua Blues Festival (August) 2021

Each August, we are all fortunate to be able to enjoy the annual La Herradura Blues Festival!  We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.

Annual La Herradura Blues Festival. Each August, we are all fortunate to be able to enjoy the annual La Herradura Blues Festival!  We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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La Herradura Summer Concerts – August 2021

Come enjoy the La Herradura Summer Concerts! Each year we are all fortunate enough to have the opportunity to enjoy music in the castle!  We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.

Annual La Herradura Summer Concert Festival. ECome enjoy the La Herradura Summer Concerts! Each year we are all fortunate enough to have the opportunity to enjoy music in the castle!   We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar & La Herradura (16th July) 2021

Food, drinks, carnival rides, procession, boats and fireworks are what you will get when you celebrate the fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar!  This usually includes 3-4 days of activities and fun at the western end of San Cristobal Beach.  Each night is full of people gathering at the makeshift bar on the paseo, as well as kids enjoying the small carnival, plus you can’t go wrong with churros and waffles at Elvira’s open late!  Then on July 16, it’s the day of Virgen del Carmen, patron saint of fishermen and sailors.  The brotherhood will take her and set sail the streets in a procession and then to the waters to bless her in the midst of a festive atmosphere.

Fiesta Virgen del Carmen 2018 Patrona de Los Marinos Almunecar. On July 16, the day of the Virgen del Carmen is celebrated in Almuñécar. The Virgin is the patron saint of the neighborhood of Los Marinos who, proudly walk their patron saint through San Cristobal.   Where they dance and embark her to the Peñón del Santo where fireworks are displayed. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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La Herradura Puppet Festival 2021

Each summer, we can all experience the annual La Herradura Puppet Festival!  We will share with you all of the details with you below.

Each summer, we can all experience the annual La Herradura Puppet Festival!  Suitable for everyone, we will share all of the details with you. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Swimming in Spain! Pools, Rivers, & Reservoirs

It’s time to splash into summer and go swimming in Spain!  Why not cool down in the public swimming pools or natural freshwater locations; beautiful lakes, natural pools, reservoirs, and rivers.  Keep on reading for more swimming options near you in Almuñécar, in the Costa Tropical, or a little day trip away!

Swimming in Spain! Pools, Rivers, Reservoirs It's time to go swimming in Spain!  Cool down in the public swimming pools or fresh water locations; natural pools, reservoirs, & rivers. Read more on https://almunecarinfo.com/swimming-in-spain-pools-rivers-reservoirs/

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Semana Santa Almuñécar (Holy Week) & La Herradura 2021

Tradition, processions, remembrance, commemoration, brotherhoods, sisterhoods, candles, floats, a variety of costumes and more, are all part of what you will experience during Almuñécar Semana Santa (Holy Week)!  This usually spans over 8 days, with multiple processions through town during the day or night.  For 2021, it will again be a little different from the normal week.  Keep reading to see what will be happening in 2021.

Tradition, processions, remembrance, commemoration, brotherhoods, candles, floats, a taste of the Almuñécar Semana Santa experience - Holy Week!  Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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How To Figure Out Parking in Almuñécar & La Herradura

Pay Parking in Almuñécar

There are several options for Parking in Almuñécar.  Some of the options have a time limit, while others are more worry free.  You must be aware of the different seasons, dates and hours for the “On street pay parking“, as it can be a bit confusing.

When parking along the street in town you will notice various colored dashes along the road.  There are signs posted along the way which explain what these colors mean, but you need to get out of your car to read the signs.Continue reading

Fiestas de San José La Herradura Feria, March 18-19, 2021

In the middle of March we are always in for a treat with the La Herradura Feria and Fiestas de San José!  This is the place to be in order to celebrate San José, Father’s Day, the coming of Spring, and all people named José.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with activities, events, food, drink and parties.

Fiestas San Jose Amended, due to coronavirus.

La Herradura will not celebrate its patron saint festivities again, for the second consecutive year. due to the pandemic caused by Covid-19.  However, “as a tribute” the Mayor’s Office of La Herradura has organized some activities.  There will not be a feria or group gatherings.

Photos are from years before covid.

Las Fiestas Patronales de San José, Every March it's the La Herradura Feria and Fiestas de San José (Patron Saint) ! A few days of fun with activities, rides, events, food, drink & parties. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival 2021

Normally we have costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food & drink. 2021 will be slightly different.

We will keep the information on what you would normally experience when you celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival!  The parades begin at one location and end at the party event locations. This year the party locations are at Plaza Kuwait in Almuñécar and at the Plaza de la Independencia in La Herradura.  Keep on reading for detailed events and locations.

La Herradura and Almuñécar Carnival Costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food and drink.  This is what you will experience when you celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival! Read more at Almunecarinfo.com

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Take The Malaga Airport Bus! Malaga Airport to Almuñécar & La Herradura

A great and inexpensive way to get to Almuñécar & La Herradura is the Malaga airport bus!  Don’t worry you can also travel from Almuñécar to the Malaga Airport and also from Malaga to Almuñécar.  We will provide you detailed instructions in both directions, to help you with your journey.  You have options for a direct bus or you may take a bus to Malaga central bus station and change there for your destination.

How to take the Malaga airport bus (Alsa bus) from Malaga to Almuñécar & La Herradura, and from Almuñécar to the Malaga airport. It is easy to do! Where to buy tickets, how long does it take and more. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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