Fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar & La Herradura (13-16 July)

Food, drinks, carnival rides, procession, boats and fireworks are what you will get when you celebrate the fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar & La Herradura!  This usually includes 3-4 days of activities and fun at the western end of San Cristobal Beach.  There are also a few days of festivities in La Herradura.  Details for each celebration are listed below.

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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Fiesta Noche de San Juan In Costa Tropical (June 23 & 24) 2024

If you are in Costa Tropical during the month of June, you may hear people speaking of Fiesta de San Juan or Noche de San Juan.  You likely assumed it was some sort of celebration, but it may also leave you with several questions.  Who is San Juan?  What is the fiesta de San Juan in celebration of?  Why do some people say it is June 23rd and other people say it is June 24th?  Let us help you figure it all out!

Fiesta de San Juan In Costa Tropical. Fiesta de San Juan In Costa Tropical is something to experience! It is a beach party full of music, dancing, food, drinks, bonfires and camping. Including Almuñécar, La Herradura, Salobreña and Lanjarón. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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La Caña Flamenca on the Costa Tropical Summer 2024

Every summer you are in for a treat on the Costa Tropical.  That’s because of the annual La Caña Flamenca! This is a festival with a series of Flamenco performances over the summer months, on the Costa Tropical.  We will share with you all of the details about the location, artists, and where to get your tickets.

Annual La Caña Flamenca on the Costa Tropical. This Flamenco festival is a series of held at various venues, with amazing artists all summer! Read more on Almunecar Info https://wp.me/p3oj9B-40C

 

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Feria Gastronomica de Almuñécar – Food Festival 2024

Who loves good food?  Yes, you do!  Almuñécar’s annual foodie event called the Feria Gastronomica in El Majuelo Park.  Be prepared to sample the delicious food from each of the stalls and also partake in a few beverages as well.  It isn’t just about food and drinks though, you will also be very entertained. A clear sign that summer is here!

Feria Gastronomica Almuñécar - Each spring Almuñécar hosts the Feria Gastronomica in Majuelo Park.  A 3 day foodie event with delicious food, drinks, entertainment and a celebration of Spring. Read more on https://almunecarinfo.com/feria-gastronomica-fair-almunecar-food-festival/

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Dia de San Isidro – La Romería de San Isidro 2024

Expect to see covered wagons, floats, horses, traditional costumes, and a large turnout for the Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro.  Dia de San Isidro is May 15th, as well as the Pilgrimage of San Isidro.  The event is organized by the Hermandad Virgen Madre y San Isidro de Torrecuevas and the support of the Ayuntamiento of Almuñécar.

Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro - Covered wagons, floats, horses, traditional costumes for the Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro. Dia de San Isidro is May 15th, the Pilgrimage of San Isidro is the nearest weekend. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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Fiestas de las Cruces de Mayo Almuñécar & La Herradura 2024

Fiestas in the streets of Almuñécar & La Herradura during the Cruces de Mayo.  With elaborate displays of flowers, crosses, lights, decorations, fiestas, and pop-up bars, in the alleys of the old town in Almuñécar & La Herradura.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with displays, food, drink, and a great atmosphere.

Fiestas in the streets of Almuñécar & La Herradura during the Cruces de Mayo.  With elaborate displays of flowers, crosses, lights, decorations, fiestas, and pop-up bars, in the alleys of old town in Almuñécar & La Herradura.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with displays, food, drink and a great atmosphere. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Semana Santa Almuñécar (Holy Week) & La Herradura 2024

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.

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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