Events that you can not miss

XIX PARTY OF THE PATIOS PORTUENSES DEDICATED TO THE WINE OF JEREZ

27/04/2017 al 30/04/2017 / In El Puerto de Santa María

El Puerto de Santa Maria has around six hundred coutyardes registered by the Cultural Association Friends of the Patios Portuenses: monumental, conventual, winemakers, religious, seigniorial, popular, ...

From Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th of April 2017, the neighbors of the historic center of El Puerto de Santa María open their patios to the whole city and the tourism, days in which you can enjoy different cultural activities programmed for this festival.

For four days we can enjoy one of the most unique and outstanding patrimony of the City, its courtyards; Spaces bathed with the color of its flowers, the smell of the wine of the earth and the solidarity of its neighbors. These courtyards, places of encounter and coexistence, invite us to know part of the identity of the city of El Puerto de Santa Maria, showing us the beauty of its corners and transmitting the love of its neighbors for its patios.

 

V Enogastronomic Spring

25/03/2017 al 25/06/2017 / In the Ribera del Guadiana Wine Route

The Ribera del Guadiana Wine Route is an experience for discovering, tasting and enjoying the vine-growing culture of Extremadura.
The well-known Extremadura route organizes the "Enogastronomic Spring" event each year. It fills the vine-growing areas of Extremadura with activities and opportunities to enjoy the wines, the gastronomy and all the attractions of the region. Enogastronomic Spring enables all types of people to become familiar with the fascinating world of wine. An endless number of activities and experiences to enjoy enotourism (wine tourism) with the five senses, all under the driving force of the excellent Extremadura wines, nature and the landscapes surrounding the towns and villages which make up the route and the wine culture.
Enogastronomic Spring enables the visitor not only to learn about the process of making wine, visiting cellars and enjoying the large number of activities related to this product, but also to discover the important historical and cultural heritage offered by those Badajoz municipalities which make up the Ribera del Guadiana Wine Route. Wine, gastronomy, culture, nature and leisure all join hands to enable you to discover the region in a different and exciting way.
Scenic beauty, heritage, traditions, but also the smells and tastes of the best Extremadura products from the pastureland, combined with the best wines the route has to offer.
An activity which entails much more than just wine and which in fact has been named the Best Enotouristic Initiative in the Enotourism Prizes Wine Routes of Spain (2013)
Experience enotourism in Extremadura firsthand!
More information on www.rutadelvinoriberadelguadiana.es

San Isidro Festival 2017

30/04/2017 al 21/05/2017 / In The Yecla Wine Route

The most remarkable cultural activity is: the great Float Parade (Cabalgata de Carrozas) which is carried out on the Saturday afternoon closest to 15th May, which is San Isidro saint’s day. You can also visit a peña of San Isidro (the organized groups that participate in the festival).

 

VIVID

01/04/2017 al 30/04/2017 / The month of DO Empordà Wine Route experiences

In April 2017  the Costa Brava wine tourism Festival Vívid reaches its 4th edition , with a wide program of exclusive activities and innovative proposals to discover the DO Empordà Wine Route.

 

SHERRY MARATÓN

30/04/2017 / Marathon between vineyards in Jerez de la Frontera

The SHERRY MARATHON offers a unique opportunity to run through Jerez de la Frontera and the sea of vineyards that surround the city and are part of Jerez, participating in a special race along the legendary distance of 42,195 km.

​SHERRY MARATHON combines the personal challenge with the opportunity to discover one of the great cultural and natural heritage of Spain, Jerez de la Frontera and the Marco de Jerez. The athletes will tour the most famous avenues, streets and squares of the city of Jerez and the most magical roads and lanes of the vineyard mantle of the Jerez de la Frontera.

​In addition, the runners will enjoy during the race of the best gastronomic products of the area to make the Sherry Marathon an experience for the five senses difficult to forget.

More information in www.sherrymaraton.com

The May Crosses of Cordoba

27/04/2017 al 01/05/2017 /

Huge crosses decorated with flowers, plants in pots and manila shawls, are put up in courtyards and squares. To get the perfect image of Cordoba in May, just stroll round the districts of San Basilio, San Andrés, Santa Marina, San Agustín and the city centre during the May Crosses festival