| FESTIVAL INTERN. DE FOLKLORE EN EL SEGURA-CIEZA |
15th to 19th August 2013 Spain The International Folklore Festival in Segura began in 1989,when a few local people who love folklore, such as the Group of Songs and Dances of Cieza (founded in 1942) belonging to Francisco Salzillo Regional Association of Murcia, gathered the initial festival
from cities along the Segura river (hence the name of the festival). Calasparra, Alguazas, White and Cieza own were honoured populations. Exhibitions, conferences, etc.., Were some of the side events were held, over two days of the festival. The presence of folk groups in the region was quite remarkable: Alhama, Cehegín, Calasparra, Cieza, Jumilla, Yecla Murcia, there were also Spanish: Andalucía, Aragón, Canarias, Castilla La Mancha, Castilla León and Valencia. The El Segura International Folk Festival is organised by the Cieza Choir and Dance Group, and is held annually in this Murcia town (Cieza).
FESTIVAL INTERN. DE FOLKLORE EN EL SEGURA-CIEZA
promotes happiness, respect, tolerance and solidarity, bringing together people of different races, religions, ideas and origins, with a great festive atmosphere and one common language: folk. Each year, over these days, Cieza becomes the world capital of popular culture, with a craft market, street entertainment by different participating groups and a range of other activities, as well as music shows by the different companies.
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Oficina Municipal de Turismo de Cieza
Plaza de España
30530 Cieza, Murcia (Murcia)
Cieza Town Hall website
Cieza Town Hall Tourism