THE FESTIVALS IN THE TORRECUEVAS NEIGHBORHOOD ARE SUSPENDED AFTER THE ACCIDENT OF YOUNG DANIEL
The decision, as reported on Juanjo.ALCALDE networks , have agreed upon between the residents of #Torrecuevas and the Brotherhood of the Virgin Mother
“Dani was born and raised here. The vast majority of his family lives here. We suspend the holidays as a sign of respect and mourning for this tragic loss.”
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.