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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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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2021 Calendar La Herradura & Almuñécar Holidays, Ferias & Fiestas

The 2021 Holiday calendar below provides you with the days and dates for La Herradura and Almuñécar public holidays (local & national), ferias, fiestas and additional public school days off.

La Herrradura Almuñécar Holidays, Festivals, Ferias. Festivals of Almuñécar & La Herradura, plus annual calendar. A calendar with the dates for La Herradura and Almuñécar holidays (local & national), ferias, fiestas and additional public school days off. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

 

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Festivals, Fiestas, & Ferias of Almuñécar & La Herradura

This is a listing of the local Festivals of Almuñécar.  Many more are celebrated and you will need to check with the tourist office for a listing of activities.

Festivals of Almuñécar & La Herradura, plus annual calendar. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Almuñécar Art Exhibition José Cabrera Alaminos and Friends

Each December there is a wonderful Almuñécar Art Exhibition and this year it is featuring local artist José Cabrera Alaminos and friends!

Each December there is a wonderful Almuñécar Art Exhibition and this year it featuring local artist José Cabrera Alaminos and friends! Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Christmas Almuñécar – La Herradura & Surrounding Areas 2020

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.

In 2020, there will likely be fewer activities and markets due to covid.

Bookmark this, so you can refer to it through the season (December 5, 2020 to January 6, 2021)!

We have compiled a list of things to do for Christmas in Almuñécar & La Herradura, as well as Christmas in Malaga and Granada.. Including events for January and Los Tres Reyes (The 3 Kings). Here's to the Christmas season Almuñécar & La Herradura. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Fiestas de La Carrera Almuñécar – Immaculate Conception (Dec 8)

Food, drinks, activities, procession, and fireworks are what you will get when you celebrate the Fiestas de La Carrera Almuñécar!  This usually includes 2-3 days of activities in the neighborhood of La Carrera, near the old town Church.  There are no festivities in 2020.

Fiestas de La Carrera Almuñécar - Immaculate Conception (Dec 8) Food, drinks, activities, procession, & fireworks! Celebrating the Fiestas de La Carrera Almuñécar!  The immaculate conception of the Virgin Mary. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Fiestas de Torrecuevas (Fiestas de la Chirimoya) Almuñécar

The barrio of  Torrecuevas Almuñécar hosts the Fiestas de la Chirimoya to celebrate the harvest of the chirimoya (a custard apple), in honor of the Virgen Madre.  The Chirimoya Festival of barrio Torrecuevas, usually includes 4 days of celebration, activities, music, dancing, eating and drinking.  The Fiestas de la Chirimoya usually takes place around the 12th of October, which is also Día de la Hispanidad (Hispanic Heritage Day) and Fiestas de Pilar.

The barrio of  Torrecuevas Almuñécar hosts the Fiestas de la Chirimoya to celebrate the harvest of the chirimoya (a custard apple), in honor of the Virgin Madre.  The Chirimoya Festival of barrio Torrecuevas, usually includes 4 days of celebration, activities, music, dancing, eating and drinking.  The Fiestas de la Chirimoya usually takes place around the 12th of October, which is also Día de la Hispanidad (Hispanic Heritage Day) and Fiestas de Pilar. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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Feria Gastronomica de Almuñécar – Food Festival (October 9-25, 2020)

Who loves good food?  Yes, you do!  Every year Almuñécar holds a foodie event called the Feria Gastronomica in Majuelo Park.  In 2020, the standard dates, location, and style was altered due to Covid, but it is happening!  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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