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Events in Extremadura

Calendar with touristic interest festivities and other events in Extremadura

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Zafra Holy Week
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Zafra Holy Week

Event

The beautiful monuments of the city are the backdrop to the processions organized by the 8 hermandades (brotherhoods) to hold their processions.

Location:

Zafra, Badajoz

The Living Passion
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The Living Passion

Event

The people of Oliva de la Frontera all become actors as they act out Christ's Passion every Holy Week.

Location:

Oliva de la Frontera, Badajoz

The Empalaos
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The Empalaos

Event

Valverde de la Vera hosts this ancestral ritual which has been declared a Festivity of Tourist Interest in Extremadura.

Location:

Valverde de la Vera, Cáceres

The Chiviri Festival in Trujillo
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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

The Mini Race
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The Mini Race

Event

This fiesta is one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year by Villanueva locals, namely, the re-encounter between the Virgin and Her Son. An encounter that brings together thousands of locals and visitors alike.

Location:

Villanueva de la Serena, Badajoz

Day of Light
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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

Piedraescrita Pilgrimage
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Piedraescrita Pilgrimage

Event

Campanario decks itself out and lives this feast of light and colour in honour of the Virgin of Piedraescrita.

Location:

Campanario, Badajoz

Bajada y Novenario de la Virgen de la Montaña
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Bajada y Novenario de la Virgen de la Montaña

Event

El traslado de la Virgen desde el santuario de la Montaña hasta la concatedral de Santa María, celebración declarada Fiesta de Interés Turístico Regional, es uno de los momentos más relevantes del calendario religioso de Cáceres.

Location:

Carretera de la Montaña, s/n Cáceres, Cáceres

Alburquerque Half Marathon
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Alburquerque Half Marathon

Event

Sport amongst monuments

Location:

Alburquerque, Badajoz

Ciudad de Coria Half Marathon
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Ciudad de Coria Half Marathon

Event

The 20-kilometre race is very attractive because it crosses the Alagón Valley and the city's historic quarter.

Location:

Coria, Cáceres