The period between August and September is like no other time... ferias have started in plenty of Spanish cities, offering a huge range of events and activity possibilities. Traveling through Spain, it’s recommendable to make at least a brief stop in San Sebastian, Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Salamanca or Murcia, Granada etc. to join the spectacle of the year. Look for detailed information as well as facts and dates concerning Spanish fiestas all over Spain!
Ferias of Salamanca
The festivities of Salamanca in honor of Santa María de la Vega start on Friday, 7th September, 2012. From then on the city will be predominated by a solemn atmosphere that’s holding on until Saturday, 15th September. This special week gives you the chance to enjoy different types of festivals, events and concerts in the streets of the beautiful and historical Salamanca.
As openers of the ferias, great public fireworks will take place at the Puente Romano on Friday, 7th September, at about 22:00. Around midnight you must not miss the building highlights at the Recinto Ferial de la Aldehuela that immerse the Salamanca night in romantic light.
The ferias of Salamanca offer fun and free time programs for everyone: not only sport fans, but also visitors interested in culture, theatre or dance will get their money worth. Striking events on the cultural field offer unique presentations like eSOeS...¡Dádivas! or ¡Totalmente swing!...just to mention a few...held at Plaza del Liceo or Plaza de Anaya.
Of course the children will also get their turn during Salamanca’s ferias in September, listening to fairy tale tellers and diving into the world of witches, magicians and miracles. Free entrance at Plaza Anaya or Plaza del Liceo!
Furthermore, all visitors will have the possibility to join the cheerful processions called Charangas y Cabezudos through the city of Salamanca.
Whatever you preference is, you will find it during the ferias in Salamanca. It doesn’t matter how your individual program of the day looks like, in the evenings everybody will get together at Plaza Mayor in the Centre of the city. A variety of concerts with international musicians are going to care for wanton mood among the crowd, presenting different types of music genres.
Experiencing all these feria spectacles made you hungry? No problem...the food stands placed in countless locations throughout the city will satisfy your culinary needs: special treats with typical wine and Spanish tapas or pinchos will sweeten your feria days in Salamanca!
So now, all you have to do is lay back and simply look up for detailed information about the ferias 2012 in Salamanca to plan your free time programs in September...plenty of activities, shows and festivities are just waiting to be discovered by you!