October holidays in Spain, which you can not miss
The summer is over, but not the holidays. If you want to have a special weekend during October, “I Need Tours” recommends you some of the most tipical celebrations in Spain. Experiences that you have to at least live once in a lifetime.
1. Pilar celebrations (Zaragoza)
From October 4 to 13, “Fiestas del Pilar” is one of the most famous in Spain with great religious celebrations, aragonese culture but also bulls, all kinds of concerts and a party. There is a massive offering of flowers and fruits.
2. Seafood celebrations (Pontevedra)
If you had to choose only one gastronomic party, of course should it be the seafood celebrations in Galicia, or well-known in Spanish as “La fiesta del marisco”. From 2th to 12th, music, pilgrimages, dog shows and an absolute exaltation of seafood and all the treasures of the sea will be present at this party.
3. San Froilán celebrations (Lugo)
From 4 to 12, this party is accompanied by a lot of concerts and religious celebrations. But the most important thing is the belly of octopus and other local gastronomic delights. Make sure to be there.
4. San Froilán celebrations (León)
From 5 to 12, a lot of medieval recreations, including the Hundred Maidens Tribute, parades and pilgrimage. Of course, there will be a gastronomic display, such as the blood sausage fair.
5. Saffron Rose celebrations (Toledo)
The famous “Fiesta de la rosa del azafran”. In the second half of the month we can enjoy the canturreos, rounds, even football matches to celebrate the collection of red gold from Castilla La Mancha. A very special party whose dates depend on the maturity of the flower.
6. Feria Real (Córdoba)
The tastiest tapas and the best fine wine of the appellation of origin Montilla-Moriles are lived to the rhythm of flamenco dances in the first week of October in Cordoba.