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January in Spain


6th January  Public holiday throughout Spain for the feast of the Epiphany.
January in Spain is the season of The Most Important Event in Spain for Spanish children and secretly for adults as well. The Three Kings come visiting and bring with them all manner of wonderful gifts.
 


San Sebastian Tamborrada  Flag raising
January 20
 

Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 Fiñana, Almería


Fiesta de San Valero

 24 January, Zaragoza


Sant Antoni
 Llucmajor, Palma de Mallorca
9 -10 January


Gastronomy Fair
Alto Palancia

Alto Palancia is famous for its rich gastronomy and extensive range of local produce.

31 January to 1st March
 




Day dedicated to thyme
 Espiel
Córdoba
Tel 957363462
 20th January




Hurta Cordel: International Festival of Improvisation

 Jan -  Feb

Madrid

Casa Encendida

Musicalibre, Spanish association of improvisation, is a cultural association nonprofit composed mainly of musicians improvisers Madrid, Leon, Valladolid and La Coruna, as well as some other artists (poets, painters, photographers, etc.) associated with improvisation and / or artistic interaction.




Festival Xató Vilafranca del Penedès

18 to 24 January



"Chiscos" Festival in Torvizcón


Feasts & Festivals Andalucia

16 January

 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
Frigiliana
 Málaga
Tel 952534261
 http://www.frigiliana.es
 20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 Hinojosa del Duque
 Córdoba
http://www.hinojosadelduque.es
 20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
Casabermeja
 Málaga
http://www.casabermeja.es
 29th January
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 Algarrobo
 Málaga
http://www.algarrobo.es
20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
Fondón
 Almería
Tel 950513302
 http://www.fondon.es
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 San Bartolomé de la Torre
 Huelva
http://www.sanbartolomedelatorre.es
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 Santa Bárbara de Casa
 Huelva
 http://www.santabarbaradecasa.es
 20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
Gádor
Almería
 http://www.gador.es
 20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
Aljaraque
 Huelva
 20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastián
 Huévar
Sevilla
http://www.ayunt-sevilla.es
 
Festival in honour of Saint Sebastián
Lubrín
Almería
 http://www.indalia.es
20th January
 
Festival in honur of Saint Sebastian
Huelva
http://www.turismohuelva.org

 
Festival
 Olula del Río
 Almería
 http://www.indalia.es
20th and 23rd January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Jerez de la Frontera
 Cádiz
 El parque González Hontoria
 http://www.turismodejerez.com

 
Porrate de San Anton
12 to 20 January
Pilgrimage in Honour of St. Anton
Street Market.
Crowning of The Lady of the Festival and the young lady of the festival.
Great sausage day, children's games, paella contest, air bombs and fireworks.
20th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Vincent Martyr
 Lucena del Puerto
 Huelva
 http://www.ayuntamientohuelva.es
 21st to 27th January
 
 Robo del Santo on January 20, in the village of Caniles, young people attempt to seize the banner that heads the procession.
 
Festival.
 Palos de la Frontera
  Huelva
22nd January
 
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Peñíscola
28th December to 3 January
A Mediaeval Market, a representation of the Nativity with real people and an exhibition of old Christmas cards are all waiting for you between the end of the year and the beginning of the new year.

 

2nd January in Spain
J a n u a r y - Festival of the Toma
On January 2 the people of Granada commemorate the reconquest of Granada. Colourful processions take place with costumes from the period. The young people climb up in pilgrimage to the Tower of the Candle (Torre de la Vela) to ring a bell.

 
Xàtiva Mediaeval Market
4th to 6th January
 
The Three Wise Men visit Alcoy
5 January
 
Twelth Night Procession
 (La Cabalgata de Los Reyes Magos)
 
Twelfth Night Children's Parade Madrid
January 5 and 6 
 
Dia de los tres Reyes (12th night, when Christmas presents are given)
 Public holiday throughout Spain for the feast of the Ephiphany.
Today is the season of The Most Important Event in Spain for Spanish children and secretly for adults as well.
The Three Kings come visiting and bring with them all manner of wonderful gifts.
 
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Twelth Night Procession
 (La Cabalgata de Los Reyes Magos)
 
Pilgrimage to Hermitage of Tower Garci'a
Purchena, Almeria
Romeria
 6th January
This romeria type pilgrimage festival takes place in the Hermitage of Tower Garci'a.
The pilgrimage commemorates the appearance of the Virgin of the Sea, Patron of the City, in 1502. The image is transported from the Church of Santo Domingo to the Hermitage of Tower Garci'a, where it appeared all those years ago. In the evening they return it to its original location
 
International Winter Motorcycle Rally
 Pingüinos (Penguins).
Simancas, Valladolid
 
7th - 10th January
A fun event for all lovers of motor bikes and motor cycling, the winter motorcycle rally takes place in the village of Simancas, Valladolid province where bikers of all nationalities from all over the world come together.
 
Sant Antoni
 Llucmajor, Palma de Mallorca
9-10 January
 
Alternative Music Festival
10 to 15 January
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
 
 
Sant Sebastià
Palma de Mallorca
10th to 17th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Hillary of Poitiers
Comares, Malaga
Festival
10 January

 
Romería type pilgrimage to Torregarcía
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park
Cabo de Gata watchtower
 Almería
 10th January

Sea Urchin festival
 Cádiz
Barrio de la Viña
www.cadizturismo.com
13th January
 
Oyster festival
 Cádiz
Plaza de San Antonio.
http://www.cadizturismo.com
 13th January
 
XX11 Pestiñada
Food Festival
 14 to 16 January
Los Dedócratas Club has been organizing the popular Pestiñada for over 25 years.
The Pestiñada always takes place on Saturday in the Plaza de San Francisco from 2230 hours and runs through to dawn.
 
Cadiz Pestiños, Oyster, and Sea Urchin festival,
Pestiños festival Cádiz
Plaza de San Francisco
14-16 January
 
Oyster festival Cádiz
Plaza de San Antonio.
14-16 January

11th January
Sea Urchin festival Cádiz
Cádiz
Plaza de San Francisco
http://www.cadizturismo.com
14-16 January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón.
Quesada
 Jaén
http://www.promojaen.es

15th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Galera
Granada
 http://www.altipla.com/galera
15th to 18th January


Navalvillar de Pela

Navalvillar de Pela tonight celebrates its traditional celebration of “the Encamisá”
16 January
 
Bonfires in honour of Saint Antón, Bedmar y Garcíez
Jaén
http://www.promojaen.es
16th January
 
Bonfires in honour of Saint Antón
Alosno
Huelva
http://www.ayuntamientohuelva.es
16th January
 
Bonfires in honour of Saint Antón
 Cazorla
 Jaén
http://www.promojaen.es
 16th January
 
Bonfires in honour of Saint Antón.
Jaén
 http://www.promojaen.es
 16th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Ejido (El)
 Almería
 http://www.indalia.es
 16th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
 Peza (La)
Granada
 http://www.granada.org
16th January

 
Ant Throwing
Laza, Galicia
23rd January to 16th February 
 
Fiesta de San Valero
25 to 29 January
Zaragoza
 

 
 San Sebastian Tinkers Parade
24 January
 
 
Goat Throwing
Manganeses de la Polvorosa
24 January
Zamora, Castille y Leon
An annual tradition in the town of Manganeses de la Polvorosa (a small village in north western Spain), in honour of its patron saint, St. Vincent.
 
Fiesta de San Valero
 24 January
Zaragoza
 
Festival in honour of Saint Anthony Abbot
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
 Trigueros
Huelva
 http://www.ayuntamientohuelva.es
 26th to 28th January
 
9th Escena Contemporánea Festival.
 
January 26th to February 22nd.
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
 Belalcázar
 Córdoba
http://www.belalcazar.es
 27th January
 
Festival
Lora del Río
Sevilla
 http://www.ayunt-sevilla.es
 27th January
 
Migas Festival
 Lora del Río
Sevilla
27th January
 
Carnival in Ituren and Zubieta
28 and 29 January
 
Fiesta in Honour of San Pedro Nolasco
Battle of Dead Rats
El Puig, Valencia
28 January
The villagers of El Puig throw dead rats  during the celebrations.
 

 
Gastronomy Fair
Alto Palancia
Alto Palancia is famous for its rich gastronomy and extensive range of local produce.
31 January to 1st March
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
 Torvizcón
 Granada
http://www.turgranada.es
18th January
 
Romería type pilgrimage
 Mijas
 Málaga
 http://www.mijas-digital.es
18th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
 Campillo de Arenas
Jaén
Tel 953309004
http://www.promojaen.es
 
 
Fiesta of San Antonio Abad
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
19th January
Barcelona
Another day in Spain another procession, more brass bands and drums marching around the city, this really is a city that never sleeps.
The Fiesta of San Antonio Abad is held in January each year on the closest Saturday to the 20th. Also know as
Cabalgata dels Tres Tombs

Festival in honour of Saint Sebastian
 Padul
Granada
http://www.elpadul.es
19th and 20th January
 
Festival
Olula del Río
 Almería
 http://www.oluladelrio.es
19th to 23rd January
 
Robo del Santo
Caniles, Granada
18 to 20 January
 
Fiesta of San Antonio Abad
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
19th January
Barcelona
Another day in Spain another procession, more brass bands and drums marching around the city, this really is a city that never sleeps.
 
Fiesta of San Antonio Abad
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
19th January  Ibiza
 
St Anthony's Day
19th January
 Menorca
 
"Chiscos" Festival in Torvizcón  
Fiestas & Festivals Andalucia

16 January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón.
 Huéscar
 Granada
Tel 958740036
http://www.granada.org
 16th and 17th January

Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
Villarrodrigo
 Jaén
 http://www.promojaen.es
16th and 17th January

Festival in honour of Saint Antón.
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
Nerja
Málaga
 http://www.nerja.org
16th and 17th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
Santa Elena
 Jaén
 http://www.santaelena.es
 16th and 17th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Antón
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
Arquillos
Jaén
http://www.promojaen.es
16th to 18th January

Festival
 Orce
 Granada
 http://www.dipgra.es
16th to 18th January
 
Festival in honour of Saint Anthony Abbot
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
 Arquillos
Andalucia

16  to 18 January
 
 Festival of San Antón
Around January 17 in Granada, the traditional Pot (Olla) of San Antón with a picnic in the country. In the village of Orce, a Moors and Christians parade and hoopla takes place.
 
Festival Xató Vilafranca del Penedès
 
18 to 24 January
 
 
 Piornal Jarramplas
19 and 20 January
 
 
Majorcan San Antoni Fiesta
19 January
Plaça de la Virreina, Barcalona
 
Fiesta of San Antonio Abad
Traditional parade of animals to the parish church
19th January
The Fiesta of San Antonio Abad is held in January each year and the fiesta can be found in the small Tenerife Town of Arona.



 
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