Events

Events that you can not miss

ROUTE OF THE TAPA OF CHIPIONA

15/03/2019 al 14/04/2019 / Chipiona, Marco de Jerez Brandy and Wine Route

The purpose of this Festival is mainly the promotion of the gastronomy and products of Chipiona. Between 15 March to 14 April 2019, locals and visitors will enjoy the local cuisine among the participating bars and restaurants. They will offer the promotional tapa on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

More information in: www.turismodechipiona.com

 

Holy Week in Jumilla

14/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / Jumilla Wine Route

The Easter celebrations in Jumilla, which have been awarded National Tourist Interest status, date back to the late 16th century.

During Semana Santa onlookers can admire the highly artistic sculpted figures being paraded, some of which date from the 17th century, with highlights including the evening of “Mantillas” (traditional ladies' headdresses) on Maundy Thursday, the parades of “Armaos” (period costumed soldiers) on Easter Sunday morning and the “Tamboradas” (drumming celebrations) on both Saturdays included in the week.

 

FOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION: NATURE FROM MY CAMARA

01/01/2019 al 30/04/2019 / Montejo de la Vega de la Serrezuela, Ribera del Duero Wine Route

The exhibition aims to show the extraordinary biodiversity of our Peninsula.

Place: Hoces del Rio Riaza Natural Park House. By Carlos Abejón Medina.

 

HOLY WEEK IN ARANDA DE DUERO

14/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / Aranda de Duero, Ribera del Duero Wine Route

Different brotherhoods relive the Passion, the Death and the Resurrection of Christ making religious processions showing historical sculptures through the streets. Important cultural event.

The popular event of the Descent of the Angel, on April 21st. . A large ball that crosses the plaza through the heights opens to pick up an angel  that loosens the air two doves, removes the veil to the Virgin before the admiration of those present and a shower of confetti.

 

 

HOLY WEEK IN ROA

14/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / Roa, Ribera del Duero Wine Route

Different brotherhoods relive the Passion, the Death and the Resurrection of Christ making religious processions showing historical sculptures through the streets. Important cultural event.

Holy Thursday with the Procession from the church of San Esteban to the Ex Collegiate Church. In this procession the "Sayones" will be sung, a song that tells of the passion and death of Jesus, in which all the people interpreting the song whose origin is located in the s. XVI and is attributed to Lope de Vega. But it is without a doubt the procession of Good Friday the most solemn and emotional, called "Procession of Silence". The “pasos procesionales” leave the Ex Collegiate Church. In our town the silence breaks singing the "Sayones" again.

 

HOLY WEEK IN PEÑAFIEL

14/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / Peñafiel, Ribera del Duero Wine Route

Different brotherhoods relive the Passion, the Death and the Resurrection of Christ making religious processions showing historical sculptures through the streets. Important cultural event.

The popular event of the Descent of the Angel, the Virgin appears covered by a black cloak, as a sign of mourning, on it appears a large ball from which emerges a child dressed in white, like an angel child, descending on the image to remove the veil. At that moment, a kicking off by the child also begins as a sign of happines.

 

HOLY WEEK IN SAN ESTEBAN DE GORMAZ

14/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / San Esteban de Gormaz, Ribera del Duero Wine Route

Different brotherhoods relive the Passion, the Death and the Resurrection of Christ making religious processions showing historical sculptures through the streets. Important cultural event.

 

HIKING ROUTES BY RIOJA ALAVESA

14/04/2019 / Yécora, Rioja Alavesa Wine Route

Hiking trail of 4.1 kilometers, of low intensity, through the Senda Verde de la Bercijana de Yecora

IV SPRING RIDE OF OYÓN - OION

14/04/2019 / Oyón, Rioja Alavesa Wine Route

Half difficulty walk through the municipality of Oyón and foie tasting with reduction of Modena, offered by the El Katxi de Oyón- Oion association

MERCAFORUM

13/04/2019 al 14/04/2019 / Calahorra, Rioja Oriental Wine Route

MERCAFORVM is the recreation of a great Roman market in which different elements and stages, of great historical rigor, are given the hand to make the visitor go back 2.000 years in time and move them into Calahorra’s most glorious past , recalling the ancient “Calagurris Iulia Nassica. During two days (Saturday of Dolores and Sunday of Ramos) the visitor dives into ancient Rome and walks between reproductions of public and private Roman buildings, thanks to the atmosphere created by the members of the association.

 

HOLY WEEK IN CALAHORRA. Fiesta of National Tourist Interest

13/04/2019 al 22/04/2019 / Calahorra, Rioja Oriental Wine Route

The Cofradía of Santa Vera Cruz is the only penitential brotherhood existing in Calahorra, it is in charge of guarding the 20 images that procession and that still today are carried on shoulders by the narrow and steep streets of Calahorra.

The most significant procession is the Great Procession of the Holy Burial on the afternoon of Good Friday, sixteen images are processed and more than two thousand people participate in it.

It is considered the largest and most impressive in the North of Spain, in addition to being an authentic Catechism of the Passion of the Christ.

It is the procession with the highest number of images of all La Rioja.

 

HOLY WEEK IN MONTILLA

12/04/2019 al 21/04/2019 / Montilla, Montilla - Moriles Wine Route

Montilla's Holy Week has been declared of Touristic Interest "Semana Santa de Andalucia", it is a tradition which combine religion, popular and mundane culture and the city become      a pleasure for the senses that captivates Montilla's inhabitants and foreigners.

More information: www.montillaturismo.es

 

PÓRTICO TOURISTIC AND CULTURAL PASSPORT

01/01/2019 al 31/12/2019 / Rioja Alta Wine Route

Turistic activity. All year. On sale in Tourism Offices of La Rioja

The Pórtico turistic and cultural passport was born with the idea of facilitating the visits to the most emblematical monasteries of our community and for the tourists can discover all the religious and cultural heritage we have in La Rioja.

It´s called “Pórtico passport” because it will be stamped and when it gets complete the user will obtain a fidelization experience to be choosen between several options.