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 –
More detailed information and annual calendar may be found here>> Almuñécar Holiday calendar
January 6 Day of the Three Kings
January 20 Fiestas de San Sebastian
March 19 Fiestas San Jose (Feria de La Herradura)
March/April Semana Santa
June 23 Night of San Juan – Bonfires and Camping on the Beaches
(According to tradition, if people jump over a bonfire three times on San Juan’s
night, they will be cleansed and purified, and their problems burned away.)
July 16 Day of the Virgen Carmen
August 15 Fiesta de la Virgen de la Antigua
September 29 Fiesta de San Miguel
Sept/October Festival del Mar (festival of the sea) (La Herradura) Usually on the weekend late September or early October
October 12 Fiesta de la Chirimoya (Torrecuevas)
December 8 Fiestas de La Carrera
Markets and Stores are usually closed on all National and possibly local holidays.
Please view our La Herradura & Almuñécar Holiday calendar here.
We let you know the dates of school holidays, ferias, fiestas and more.
Looking for more things to do Almuñécar?
If this wasn’t enough for you or you want more adventurous activities, please review our full list of Things To Do in Almuñécar, including 1/2 day and full day trips from Almuñécar.