Holidays and traditions

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  • HOLIDAYS & TRADITIONALCELEBRATIONSIN GALICIA(SPAIN)

  • WINTER

  • DECEMBER 24th CEA DE NOITEBOA Christmas Eves supper

  • DECEMBER 25th NADAL Christmas day

  • DECEMBER 31st NOITEVELLANew Year's Eve

  • JANUARY 5th CABALGATA DE REIS The Three Wise Men parade

  • FEBRUARY ANTROIDO CARNIVAL

  • peliqueirosboteirosvergalleirosTraditional masks and costumes

  • correosTraditional masks and costumesxenerais

  • Carnival traditional dessertsFloresFilloas e orellas

  • SPRING

  • MARCH-APRIL SEMANA SANTA Easter

  • roscntorrijasEaster pastry

  • MAY OS MAIOS THE MAYS (Spring festival)

  • MAY 17th DA DAS LETRAS GALEGAS GALICIAN LITERATURE DAYKing Afonso XRosala CastroPondalCurrosCastelaoCunqueiroFerreiroCasares

  • JUNE CORPUS CHRISTI

  • JUNE CORPUS CHRISTI

  • JUNE 23rd NOITE DE SAN XON The Eve of St. Johns Day

  • JUNE 23rd NOITE DE SAN XON The Eve of St. Johns Day

  • JUNE 23rd NOITE DE SAN XON The Eve of St. Johns Day

  • SUMMER

  • JULY 24 th VSPERA DO APSTOL The Eve of St. James day

  • JULY 25th DA DO APSTOL St. James day (GALICIA & SPAIN NATIONAL DAY)

  • JULY 26th DA DO TRAXE GALEGO Galician traditional costume day

  • JUNE-AUGUST RAPA DAS BESTAS

  • JUNE-AUGUST RAPA DAS BESTAS

  • AUGUST 18th & 25th OS CANEIROS MANDEO RIVER FESTIVAL

  • REMEMBERING OUR HISTORYKing Afonso X the wise at his court

  • 26th-28th JUNE ARDE LUCUS LUGO ROMAN FESTIVAL

  • AUGUST ROMARA VIQUINGA (CATOIRA) VIKING FESTIVAL (CATOIRA)

  • BELIEVE IT OR NOT WE DEFEATED THEM EVERY TIME THEY CAME!

  • AUGUST 26th-28th FESTA DA ISTORIA RIVADAVIA MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL

  • August 2nd BATALLA DE ELVIA Battle of Corunna 1809Fighting against Bonaparte

  • August 2nd

    BATALLA DE ELVIA

    Battle of Corunna 1809

  • AUTUMN

  • OCTOBER 1st-8th FESTA DO MARISCO SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

  • 4rd-12th San Froiln St. Froiln

  • OCTOBER 12th DA DA HISPANIDADE Columbus day VIRXE DO PILAR Virgin of the Pilar day

  • NOVEMBER 1st Da de Defuntos All Souls Day

  • All Souls Day Pastry

  • NOVEMBER 1st-10th MAGOSTO CHESNUT FESTIVALS

  • DECEMBER 6th DA DA CONSTITUCIN CONSTITUTION DAY

  • Bartolom E. MurilloAlonso CanoDECEMBER 8th DA DA INMACULADA CONCEPCIN

    IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF THE VIRGIN MARYS DAY

  • EVEN THOUGH THE REST OF THE YEAR WE WORK HARD !!

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