Calendar of Festivals and Traditions in Spain

updated 12th June, 1999 by Pat Spiller, Festivals Project, St. Paul's School, Barcelona

Spring

Up to Easter

19th March

23rd April

Easter

April

April

Spring in Cuenca

Fire Festival (Las fallas) Valencia

St. George's Day: The legend, April 23rd in Catalonia

Easter : Holy week, Easter cake (Catalonia), Corpus Christi

Moors and Christians

April Fair-Seville

summer.gif (5291 bytes)

Summer

Spring/Summer

24th June

7-13th July

16th July

July 21st-23rd

August -last Wed.

Bullfighting

Midsummer (St. John) (23rd evening)  "Coca" recipe

Sanfermines (Navarra)

La Descarga  (Asturias)

Dance of Stilts  (Rioja)

La Tomatina  (Valencia)

Autumn

31st October

1st November

31st October

11th September

What is Hallowe'en ?

All Saint's day, "La Castaņada"

Visit our haunted pages- if you dare !!

Catalonia Day ("La diada")

Winter

Jan./February

Feb./March

8th Dec.-6th Jan.

"La calcotada" 

Carnival 

Christmas 

carabela.gif (4914 bytes)Spanish Festivals home page

Email : Pat Spiller-Spanish Festivals or St. Paul's School, Barcelona