Parties

Alhaurín Flamenco Night

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Alhaurín Flamenco Night: August. Flamenco Festival.

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Feast of Our Lady of Grace

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Feast of Our Lady of Grace: August 15th. Traditionally this Virgin was carried in procession by “draft soldiers” (annual intake of recruits).

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Villafranco Fair

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Fair and Festival of Villafranco del Guadalhorce: First weekend in July.

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Feast of Our Father Jesus of Nazareth

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios por jorge

Feast of Our Father Jesus of Nazareth: 10 days after Corpus Christi. A cultural week takes place with sports activities, exhibitions and competitions. Saturday morning starts with firecrackers from early hours and they sound reveille at eight. The marching bands parade through the streets of the town and make a tour of the chapels; in [...]

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Pilgrimage

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Pilgrimage: September. It is celebrated in honor of the Christ of the Agony.

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Fair

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Fair and Festival of the town: last weekend in May. With it, Alhaurin celebrate spring with a parade with carnival figures with huge heads, lights, fireworks and music.

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Festivity of San Isidro Labrador

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios

Festivity of San Isidro Labrador: 15th of May. In the neighbourhood of San Isidro.

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Day of the Cross

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Day of the Cross: From 1st to 3rd May. In this party the image of the Holy Christ of the True Cross is venerated, in a celebration that lasts three days. During the three days, the bands play in the streets of the town and the image of the “Lord” is borne in procession every [...]

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Villafranco Pilgrimage

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Pilgrimage of Villafranco del Guadalhorce: 1st of May. It starts in the village and ends at the riverbanks of Río Grande.

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Live Easter performance

Dec 06, 2011 Sin Comentarios

Live Easter performance. March / April. Fiesta declared of National Tourist Interest in Andalusia. It is the most important celebration of Alhaurin el Grande. This is one of the three most important of the province in which the two  Passion fraternities or sororities of the town: “Green” and “Purples” rival each other. They make a [...]

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