La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival 2024

Get ready for costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food & drink.
It’s time to celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival!  The parades begin at one location and end with a party at another location. This year the party locations are at the Rio Verde Fairgrounds in Almuñécar (near Rio Verde Park) and at the Plaza del Centro Civico 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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Christmas Almuñécar – La Herradura & Surrounding Areas 2023-2024

The holiday season is upon us and there is so much going on!  It is magical to experience (Navidad) Christmas in Almuñécar, La Herradura & the surrounding areas.  We also know it can be difficult to find out when and where things are happening, so we compile the information and keep it here for you!  If we know the information, it will be in this post and we continue to provide updates through the season.

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Bookmark this so that you can refer to it through the season (December 1, 2023 to January 7, 2024)!

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Christmas in Motril, Salobreña, Nerja, Granada & Malaga 2023

We want to share with you the Christmas programs in areas near Almuñecar – La Herradura.  Some are in the Granada province or on the Costa Tropical and others will be in the Malaga or Costa del Sol areas.  Enjoy the holiday season and visit them all!  We have information for Christmas in Motril, Lentejí, Salobreña, Granada, Malaga, Frigiliana and more.

Enjoy the holiday season and visit them all!  We have information for Christmas in Motril, Lentejí, Granada, Malaga, Frigiliana and more. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Fiestas de Otívar – Inmaculada Concepción 5-9 December 2023

At the beginning of December each year we can look forward to the Fiestas de Otívar, in honor of the Inmaculada Concepción (Immaculate Conception)!  This beautiful pueblo blanco is perched in the hills about 20 minutes outside of Almuñécar.  The village comes alive for a few days and nights, with events, music, lights, food and fun.

At the beginning of December each year we can look forward to the Fiestas de Otivar, in honor of the Inmaculada Concepción (Immaculate Conception)!  This beautiful pueblo blanco perched in the hills about 20 minutes outside of Almuñécar.  The village come alive for 3 days and nights, with events, music, lights, food and fun. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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2023 Christmas Markets Almuñécar – La Herradura & More

Christmas Markets 

We just love the holiday season and there are plenty of Christmas markets to choose from.  We have listed those we are aware of in Almuñecar, La Herradura, Motril, Nerja and more.  If they looked good, we’ve added them to our list.  Let us know if you have one we should add.

Christmas Markets in Almunecar, La Herradura and surrounding areas for 2021. There are many to choose from where you can find perfect gifts.

 

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Almuñécar – La Herradura Christmas Menus & New Year’s too 2023/24

It is great to have a nice meal out with friends or family during the holiday season.  Several local restaurants publish Christmas menus with special meals for lunch or dinner.  They also plan special New Year’s menus too.  Some are for the actual holiday, while others are available for the holiday season.  We will continue to update this list of Christmas Menus and New Year’s too.

New Years and Christmas Menus Almuñécar - La Herradura There are so many wonderful restaurants in Almunecar and La Herradura. Many offer special Christmas menus and New Year's menus.

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La Herradura – Almuñécar Halloween & All Saints Day

While the Almuñécar Halloween, and generally in Spain, isn’t a big tradition for trick or treat and costumes, there are a few fun things going on.   It tends to be more of the zombies and scary events, but there are some for the little kids too.  We have included Halloween activities for La Herradura, and Almuñécar, Maro, Motril, Salobreña, Malaga, Velez-Malaga, and Granda.  Use the table of contents to quickly jump to the section you are interested in.  There are many haunted houses to visit (Passage of Terror), try to visit them all.

While the Almuñécar Halloween, and generally in Spain, isn't a big tradition for trick or treat and costumes, there are a few fun things going on.   It tends to be more of the zombies and scary events, but there are some for the little kids too.  We have included Halloween activities for Maro, La Herradura, and Almuñécar.Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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