Calendar with touristic interest festivities and other events in Extremadura
This town in Badajoz organizes a programme of magic and terror activities, routes, concerts and theatre performances during this mid-August festival.
Plaza Constitución, 2 Valverde de Leganés, Badajoz
Experience Medieval times in Luna castle through the love story between Doña Inés de Castro and Don Pedro Cruz.
This is a fiesta in which a version of Calderón de la Barca's famous literary work, “The Mayor of Zalamea” is staged.
Zalamea de la Serena, Badajoz
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.
Ayuntamiento de Montánchez, Plaza España, 1 Montánchez, Cáceres
Every summer traditional music lovers get together in Plasencia to enjoy its International Folk Festival.
Young men and women from Pinofranqueado find a partner at the end of August. Declared a Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura
This is an annual event around tench in which fifteen Extremadura towns of the Tajo-Salor Association take part.
Arroyo de la Luz ( Mancomunidad Tajo-Salor), Cáceres
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.
Plaza Margarita Xirgu s/n Mérida, Badajoz
Learn about the Villafranca de los Barros vine-growing culture and enjoy the fiestas in honour of its patroness.
Villafranca de los Barros, Badajoz
A food and drink festival around the very best dry-cured ham "Pata Negra" celebrated every September in Monesterio.