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Events in Extremadura

Calendar with touristic interest festivities and other events in Extremadura

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Las Edades del Hombre
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Las Edades del Hombre

Event

La catedral de Plasencia acoge desde mayo a diciembre de 2022 la exposición de arte sacro Las Edades del Hombre, formada por 180 obras. Es la primera vez que esta prestigiosa muestra, uno de los acontecimientos culturales del año en España, se celebra fuera de Castilla y León.

Location:

Plasencia, Cáceres

Otoñada in Valle del Jerte
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Otoñada in Valle del Jerte

Event

The Valle del Jerte greets the arrival of autumn with an extensive cultural programme in the towns of the valley.

Location:

Varios municipios, Cáceres

Los Escobazos, Jarandilla
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Los Escobazos, Jarandilla

Event

In Jarandilla de la Vera, tradition dictates that people celebrate the Immaculate Conception by hitting each other with brooms on fire.

Location:

Jarandilla de la Vera, Cáceres

The Encamisá of Torrejoncillo
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The Encamisá of Torrejoncillo

Event

Every 7 December, the Torrejoncillo horsemen dress in white to accompany the standard of the Immaculate Conception

Location:

Torrejoncillo, Cáceres

Winter Solstice Festival
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Winter Solstice Festival

Event

For a few days this prehistoric burial site in Almendralejo recovers its original purpose and welcomes winter with activities.

Location:

Vereda Corona, s/n ( Polígono Industrial Tierra de Barros) Almendralejo, Badajoz

San Antón Race in Navalvillar
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San Antón Race in Navalvillar

Event

For Saint Anthony's day, Navalvillar de Pela deck out their horses to commemorate how the Moors were scared away.

Location:

Navalvillar de Pela, Badajoz

Extremadura at FITUR
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Extremadura at FITUR

Event

Extremadura will present its tourist offer in this FITUR edition

Location:

Madrid, Madrid

Jarramplas, Piornal thief
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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

Las Carantoñas of Acehuche
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Las Carantoñas of Acehuche

Event

Grotesque masks, "tiraores" (shooters), "regaoras" (sprinklers), a drummer and "vaca tora" are the main characters of this festival

Location:

Acehúche, Cáceres

“Los Barruecos” Natural Half Marathon
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“Los Barruecos” Natural Half Marathon

Event

Runners choose this race mainly because it takes place in a beautiful environment.

Location:

Malpartida de Cáceres, Cáceres