Costa Tropical -- Almuñécar, La Herradura, Motril, Salobreña + Nerja, the Costa Towns.
Costa TropicalCosta Tropical ContactsCosta Tropical Site Map
Welcome to the Costa Tropical!
Where to Stay  |  Where to Dine  |  Cities & Towns  |  Travel Support  |  Photo Gallery  |  News & Events  |  Property  |  Community  |  Directory

  Fiesta de la Virgen de la Antigua
  Day of Celebration: August 15th
  Celebrated:  Locally, Costa Tropical

Fiesta de la Virgen de la Antigua - this is a major celebration in Almuñécar as it commemorates her patron saint. The fiestas run for a week and culminate with a traditional procession of the Virgin onto a boat, a turn around the Peñon de San Cristóbal, and a tremendous music and fireworks display from the Castle and the beach. The traffic jams that occur at this time are testament to the popularity of this event. It has been celebrated consecutively since 1569.

Other Intersting Info...

Contact Us | Site Map | Bookmark Us! | Make us your Homepage!

Copyright © 2008 CostaTropical, Inc. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of the CostaTropical Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

hit counter - visitors as of January 20, 2008