Sunday April 20 - Easter Sunday 2014Madrid Region Cultural Festival Festival de Otono From October 4, 2013 to June 29, 2014
It commemorates events that took place in the XIII Century, April 23rd, 1276, in the times of Jaime I the Conqueror, when the city was attacked by troops led by the Moorish captain, Al-Azraq. According to the legend, St. George appeared on horseback and came to the aid of the city. To show their gratitude, the townspeople promised to build a church in his honour, and to hold annual festivities. In Alcoi this spectacle is declared International Tourist Interest.
St. George helped save Alcoi from The Moors on and the town has celebrated the fact every year since.Festival of the "Embolao" bull
Vejer de la Frontera. Cádiz www.cadizturismo.com Festival of the "Embolao" bull or the bull with balls on its horns. On Easter Sunday. Including an open air Dance. http://www.vejerdelafrontera.co.uk/calender.html
Apr 24,to Apr 25,
Entierro de la Sardina - Burial of the Sardine
Mora Olive Festival
27, 28 & 29 April 2013
Big party fiesta in Mora, Toledo to celebrate the humble olive.
Madrid's beautiful streets will see thousands of runners taking part
in one of the most athletics events in Spain.
rock 'n' roll MADRID & 1/2 MARATHON
Benissa Patron Saint Festivities In honour of the Blessed Xiqueta, Valencia, Spain
AndujarRomería de Nuestra Señora de la Cabeza
Andujar, Jaen, Andalucia. 24 April
Romeria style pilgrimage to Nuestra Señora of the Cabeza in Andújar Religious procession to the highest peak of the Sierra Morena.
Princesa Sofía Trophy
World Cup series
2 to 9 April
Sailing: Princesa Sofía Trophy
Held at various venues in the city of Tarragona, the event focuses on the most traditional aspect of jazz, namely the New Orleans or Dixieland style, with ragtime, blues and European styles. The main venue is the Metropol Theatre, although performances are also held at other concert halls around the city.
International Gourmet Fair
Zújar stages a re-enactment of the battles between the Moors and the Christians at an open-air theatre in the centre of the village. More
Santísima Vera Cruz Fiesta
Saint George's Day
St Valentine's Day in Barcelona, Lovers Day, on St George's Day.
Palma de Mallorca
This festivity is celebrated at the Bellver Castle, Palma de Mallorca on the following Sunday after Easter every year.
Monday following Easter.
Monday April 21
The Spanish as we know need very little excuse for a festival- but a festival in Spain to welcome prostitutes into the city and a festival immediately after Easter is stretching things a bit.
Valverde de la Vera
Midnight Thursday to Friday at 12 pm April 9,Read more about this beautiful event in Spain here
1 - 4 April
24th to 29th April,
Les Useres, Castellón
On the last Friday of April, for almost seven centuries, thirteen quiet men go from Les Useres to San Juan de Penyagolosa to request rain and peace for their town. They are the Pilgrims of Les Useres.
One of the most famous events in Spain. In total silence the 12 chosen men walk the 35 kms to to the sanctuary at Sant Joan de Penyagolosa, where they will spend the night before returning home the following day
The 12 quite pilgrims of Les Useres35 km walk in bare feet. More
The "Entierro de la Sardina" (Burial of the Sardine)
Apr 30,This fabulous and crazy event is slightly out of the norm for this time of year in Spain. An enjoyable fiesta that is part of the programme of events for the Spring Fiestas in the city of Murcia. Read More
The legend of San Jorge (St. George).
From April 20, 2013 to April 28, 2013
April 3rd 2013
Easter week each year
and the Campeonato de España IberGT (Spanish GT Championship) will be held at the Circuit on April 16th and 17th,
2013 UCI Cycling Calendar
27.07.2013 27.07.2013 Clasica Ciclista San Sebastian ESP
24.08.2013 15.09.2013 Vuelta a España ESPThe Royal Palma Sailing ClubPrincesa Sofía TrophyWorld Cup series 30th March to 6th April 2013
Sailing: Princesa Sofía Trophy
A Romerio Style Pilgrimage to the Monastery at Santa Faz, Alicante
April 17th to 30th 2013
(Santa Faz means The Holy Face)takes place every year. After Easter one of the most important Romerio type pilgrimages occurs in Alicante. A huge crowd, most of the local population follow the procession as it winds its way through the streets of Alicante to the monastery at Santa Faz.
Madrid entertainment, events, what's on guide to April
LA CARRERA DE CLÁSICOS DE LAS
10.000 VUELTAS DE NAVARRA
26 April to 4 May
March to June 25,
The Las Palmas de Gran Canaria “Alfredo Krauss” Opera Festival is held every year in The Canary Islands. Read More
12th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIAAvenida Príncipe de Asturias s/n
35010 Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las (Gran Canaria)Tel.: +34 928491770
Domingo de Veleras
(final Sun of every Apr)
Domingo de Veleras is a pilgrimage from Montoro to the shrine of one of its two patron saints, La Virgen de la Fuensanta.
Ciutadella de Menorca
Running of the Bulls in Gaucín
The small Andalusian village of Gaucín celebrates Easter Sunday with a bull-run, the Toro de Cuerda. Organisers release one bull in the morning and another in the afternoon.
Plaza Gúzman El Bueno
Gaucín is located in the south-west of the province and the square is in the centre of the village.
Festival in Honour of Saint Brigida.
On Easter Sunday the village celebrates the "day of the egg and bun". The tradition demands that the local people go in procession to the Hermitage of Santa Brigida. In the area around the Hermitage the traditional bread with egg is eaten and bars are set up to serve drinks.
Festival. hallelujah bull festival.
Hallelujar bull Festival. Easter Sunday.
Festival. albillo monday.
Municipality: Cumbres Mayores
Festival. Albillo Monday.In Cumbres Mayores, set in the foothills of the Sierra Morena, you will see the two groups of dancing children, those from the guild of Our Lady of Hope and those from the Holy Sacrament guild. The first Dance on Albillo Monday before the Virgin Mary, a Festival that includes bullfights with young bulls and bull runs in the bullring under the Sancho 4th castle.
28 April to 8 May
: during an intense music festival in the capital, dozens of venues, large and small
in Madrid will a wide variety of acts from rock, to folk, to blues to jazz, pop and hip hop artists from around the world such as Sexy Sadie, The Rebels, Cyan, Polock, Fenech Soler, PS I Love You, Javier Alvarez, The Human League, Manos de Topo, Tonino Carotone, Doctor Explosion and La Frontera, and others.
April 18—24. Barcelona Open Tennis
Fatboy Slim appearing in Spain. Also Franz Ferdinand, Hot Chip, The Sunday Drivers, The Magic Numbers
Magdalena Festivities in Castellón de la Plana
centered on 9th April, Castellón de la Plana lives its Magdalena celebrations, held traditionally around the third Sunday during Lent. The lights and design of the Gaiates, the mascletás gunpowder, the fervour of the Romería de les Canyes, the music and many traditional acts that cheer up streets and plazas of Castellón de la Plana during these major celebrations...more
12th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF
LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA
1st to 9th April 2011
The best motor cyclists in the world race around the Jerez circuit in the next stage of the world championship
Palma de Mallorca
International Boat Show
Port of Palma de Mallorca
The exhibition site occupies the waterfront opposite the Sa Llotja area of Palma. Convenient for bus routes, taxis, and private car (park underground at the cathedral. The 26th Palma International Boat Show launches a new era this year by introducing changes to bring it to the standard of other major shows such as Southampton, Genoa, or Cannes. This major exhibition showcases the Mallorca recreational boating industry and will feature up to 1500 boats of all types and sizes, as well as exhibitors representing every sector of this important industry.
SALÓ NÀUTIC INTERNACIONAL DE PALMA 2013
Medieval week in San Jorge de Montblanc
The legend of San Jorge (St. George).
23rd April to 3rd may
is an event that attracts numerous dance companies from all over the world, encompassing the full range of dance styles, from classical to avant-garde, and a wide variety of national and international programmes.
Fiesta del cerezo en flor - Cherry trees in blossom festivalSpanish Hills white with Cherry BlossomAround March 19 to April 2nd Read More Festival of the "Embolao" bull
Vejer de la Frontera. Cádiz www.cadizturismo.com Festival of the "Embolao" bull or the bull with balls on its horns. On Easter Sunday. Including an open air Dance. http://www.vejerdelafrontera.co.uk/calender.htmlhttp://www.vejer.com/