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Events in Extremadura

Calendar with touristic interest festivities and other events in Extremadura

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Las Diablas in Valverde de Leganés
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Las Diablas in Valverde de Leganés

Event

This town in Badajoz organizes a programme of magic and terror activities, routes, concerts and theatre performances during this mid-August festival.

Location:

Plaza Constitución, 2 Valverde de Leganés, Badajoz

Alburquerque Medieval Festival
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Alburquerque Medieval Festival

Event

Experience Medieval times in Luna castle through the love story between Doña Inés de Castro and Don Pedro Cruz.

Location:

Alburquerque, Badajoz

The Mayor of Zalamea
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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

Meetings in Montánchez
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Meetings in Montánchez

Event

Known for its excellent ham, Montánchez can boast having been a place of coexistence of the three cultures (Christian, Jewish and Muslim) throughout its history. In order to celebrate this legacy and promote tolerance, over the last week of August, concerts, guided visits, debates, and gastronomic activities take place, as well as a special programme for children.

Location:

Ayuntamiento de Montánchez, Plaza España, 1 Montánchez, Cáceres

Plasencia Folk Festival
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Plasencia Folk Festival

Event

Every summer traditional music lovers get together in Plasencia to enjoy its International Folk Festival.

Location:

Plasencia, Cáceres

The Enramá in Pinofranqueado
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The Enramá in Pinofranqueado

Event

Young men and women from Pinofranqueado find a partner at the end of August. Declared a Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura

Location:

Pinofranqueado, Cáceres

Tench Day, a tasty festival.
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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

Stone and music festival
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Stone and music festival

Event

The Roman Theatre of Mérida is a place where comedies and tragedies have been performed since the times of Emperor Augustus. And since 2016, it is also the place where the Stone & Music festival is held, lighting up the evenings of late August and early September.

Location:

Plaza Margarita Xirgu s/n Mérida, Badajoz

Grape-picking Festival
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Grape-picking Festival

Event

Learn about the Villafranca de los Barros vine-growing culture and enjoy the fiestas in honour of its patroness.

Location:

Villafranca de los Barros, Badajoz

Ham Day in Monesterio
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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