Luz de Luna La Herradura – Annual Night Market

Luz de Luna La Herradura will present you with hundreds of candles dancing in the night, lining the picturesque stone pedestrian streets in the old town.  It is also, time to do some shopping, with artisan booths selling crafts and wares.

Luz de Luna La Herradura - night market celebrating Virgen del Carmen, with hundreds of candles, craft market stalls, workshops & activities in old town. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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

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

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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Feria Gastronomica de Almuñécar – Food Festival (May 31-June 2, 2019)

Who loves good food?  Yes, you do!  Every year Almuñécar holds a foodie event called the Feria Gastronomica in 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.  No, you will also be very entertained and this is just one of the annual events which are the sign that summer is on the way.

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 Almunecarinfo.com

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El Tiempo en Almuñécar (The Weather in Almuñécar)

Many people ask us about the weather in Almuñécar, so that means it time to make a post about it!  Let’s first start by saying that the sun is usually shining, but it too needs to take a siesta once in a while.

Weather in Almuñécar - el tiempo in Almunecar We love to rave about the weather in Almuñécar. We review each month in detail, so come see what we have to say about el tiempo en Almuñécar.  Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Dia de San Isidro – La Romería de San Isidro

Expect to see covered wagons, floats, horses, traditional costumes and a large turnout for the Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro.  Though Dia de San Isidro is May 15th, the Pilgrimage of San Isidro will be Sunday, May 19th, 2019.  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 El Cerval y Romeria del Cerval – Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (May)

Usually each year around May 13th, El Cerval celebrates the traditional Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (Romeria del Cerval).  This is organized by the neighborhood of El Cerval.  It is also in collaboration with Tenencia Alcaldía de La Herradura and the Ayuntamiento de Almuñécar.  The final party will be held in the neighborhood of El Cerval Alto.

Almunecar and La Herradura Fiestas del Cerval (May) - Usually each year around May 13th, El Cerval celebrates the traditional Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (Romeria del Cerval).  This is organized by the neighborhood of El Cerval with the collaboration Tenencia Alcaldía de La Herradura and the Ayuntamiento de Almuñécar.  The final party will be held in the neighborhood of El Cerval Alto.

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Fiestas de las Cruces de Mayo Almuñécar & La Herradura – May 3-5, 2019

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.

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) 2019 & La Herradura

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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La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival 2019

Costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food & drink.  This is what you will experience when you celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival!  Activities are usually centered near the Ayuntamiento in Almuñécar and the Plaza de la Independencia in La Herradura.  The parades usually begin at the stadium in Almuñécar and at the Civic Center 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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