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Events in Extremadura

Calendar with touristic interest festivities and other events in Extremadura

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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

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