Festivities in Extremadura

Tourist Interest Festivities in Extremadura

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  3. Regional Festivities
Olivenza Bullfighting Fair
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Olivenza Bullfighting Fair

Event

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

Location:

Olivenza, Badajoz

Llerena traditional extremaduran pig slaughter
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Llerena traditional extremaduran pig slaughter

Event

This town in the administrative region called La Campiña Sur pays tribute to one of the most important moments of Extremaduran gastronomic culture: “la matanza” (the Slaughter). There is no shortage of typical pastries or dishes like migas (fried breadcrumbs), cocido (stew) and prueba de cerdo (cooked pork).

Location:

Plaza de España, 1 Llerena, Badajoz

Jornadas Transfronterizas del Gurumelo
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Jornadas Transfronterizas del Gurumelo

Event

Desde 2007, este pueblo rayano rinde homenaje al gurumelo, una seta de primavera muy apreciada que crece en el suroeste peninsular. Las jornadas, que se celebran en marzo, incluyen salidas al campo, degustaciones, charlas micológicas y otras actividades.

Location:

Plaza de España, 1 Villanueva del Fresno, Badajoz

Cherry Blossom Festival
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Cherry Blossom Festival

Event

Cherry flowers cover the Jerte Valley in a blanket of white, endowing it with great beauty.

Location:

Mancomunidad de Municipios del Valle del Jerte, Cáceres

Holy Week in Jerez de los Caballeros
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Holy Week in Jerez de los Caballeros

Event

The popular devotion that characterises a Week of Passion declared a Festivity of National Tourist Interest

Location:

Jerez de los Caballeros, Badajoz

Holy Week in Caceres
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Holy Week in Caceres

Event

Its aesthetic appeal and the Black Christ crucifix in procession are just some of the main attractions of Holy Week in Caceres.

Location:

Cáceres, Cáceres

Holy Week in Badajoz
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Holy Week in Badajoz

Event

A Festivity of National Tourist Interest that adorns the streets of Badajoz with some of the most beautiful samples of Christian imagery in existence.

Location:

Badajoz, Badajoz

Holy Week in Mérida
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Holy Week in Mérida

Event

The via crucis in the Roman Amphitheatre in the early morning of Holy Saturday is without a doubt one of the most overwhelming of Holy Week in Spain.

Location:

Mérida, Badajoz

Holy Week in Plasencia
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Holy Week in Plasencia

Event

During Holy Week Plasencia holds one of the most important exhibitions of religious imagery in Extremadura.

Location:

Plasencia , Cáceres

Easter Week in Trujillo
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Easter Week in Trujillo

Event

Thanks to its long history (almost 500 years) and its originality, with beautiful images that are taken in procession through the historic quarter, Easter week in Trujillo has earned the Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura designation.

Location:

Trujillo, Cáceres