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    Cornalvo Nature Reserve

    Roman remains, local biodiversity, Mediterranean vegetation... These are just some of the attractions offered by this park, where you can lose yourself in nature very close to Mérida. MORE INFORMATION

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Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi

Event

Corpus Christi, one of the most solemn dates in the San Vicente de Alcántara calendar, has been declared a Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura.

Location:

San Vicente de Alcántara, Badajoz (Extremadura)

Day of Light

Day of Light

Event

Declared to be a Festivity of Tourist in Extremadura, this is an Easter Monday fiesta held in honour of the Virgin of Light.  

Location:

Arroyo de la Luz, Cáceres (Extremadura)

Tench Day, a tasty festival.

Tench Day, a tasty festival.

Event

This is an annual event around tench in which fifteen Extremadura towns of the Tajo-Salor Association take part.

Location:

Arroyo de la Luz ( Mancomunidad Tajo-Salor), Cáceres (Extremadura)

The Mayor of Zalamea

The Mayor of Zalamea

Event

This is a fiesta in which a version of Calderón de la Barca's famous literary work, “The Mayor of Zalamea” is staged.

Location:

Zalamea de la Serena, Badajoz (Extremadura)

The Chiviri Festival in Trujillo

The Chiviri Festival in Trujillo

Event

This Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura brings thousands of people together in Mayor de Trujillo square.

Location:

Trujillo, Cáceres (Extremadura)

Ham Day in Monesterio

Ham Day in Monesterio

Event

A food and drink festival around the very best dry-cured ham "Pata Negra" celebrated every September in Monesterio.

Location:

Monesterio, Badajoz (Extremadura)

Jarramplas, Piornal thief

Jarramplas, Piornal thief

Event

This representative of the cultural heritage of Piornal is met by a hail of turnips every year during the festival of San Sebastián.

Location:

Piornal, Cáceres (Extremadura)

Peropalo

Peropalo

Event

Every year the people of Villanueva de la Vera bring the "Peropalo" to justice at carnival time.

Location:

Villanueva de la Vera, Cáceres (Extremadura)

Olivenza Bullfighting Fair

Olivenza Bullfighting Fair

Event

A Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura that signals the opening of the bullfighting season in Spain.

Location:

Olivenza, Badajoz (Extremadura)

Sierra International Festival

Sierra International Festival

Event

Folklore festival considered to be one of the best of its kind in Spain, it is dedicated to traditional music and dance.

Location:

Fregenal de la Sierra, Badajoz (Extremadura)