Almerimar

Gabriel from the tourist office in Almerimar has sent me some details of the timetable for San Marcos 2017. Events start tomorrow (Thursday 20 April) and finish on Sunday 23 April.

As Jacqui has just found out there is no market in El Ejido today as they are setting up the fairground where the market would have taken place.

Read More for the details from Gabriel.

 

20th April (Thursday)

*fairgrounds, opening from 18:00
Childrend's day at the fair

*Fairgrounds, from 19:00 to 00:00
Arts and crafts + traditional gastronomy

*Auditorium, at 21:00
Wine tasting by Cortijo El Cura Organic Wine Cellar from Laujar de Andarax (Registration at the Auditorium, Área de Cultura)
Price: 10 € per inscription (includes two bottles of wine pack)
At the end of the wine tasting it will be served an appetizer consiting of two varieties of cheese, recebo pork ham carved on the spot by master José Francisco Fuentes Criado and San Marcos rolled bread.


21st April (Friday)

*fairgrounds, opening from 18:00

*Fairgrounds, from 19:00 to 00:00
Arts and crafts + traditional gastronomy

*Auditorium, at 22:00
Concert by Celtas cortos and El Ejido Symphonic Band
Tickets: 23 € A level, and 19€ B level (*discount).
Ticket sale from 08:30 to 14:30 at the Auditorium (Área de Cultura) and online @ www.unientradas.es

22nd April (Saturday)

*fairgrounds, opening from 18:00

*Fairgrounds, from 19:00 to 00:00
Arts and crafts + traditional gastronomy

*Municipal Park (nearby Sports Pavillion), at 20:30
"Fiesta de las Habas" (Broadbeans fest)
Price: 1€ Enjoy broadbeans, wine, bacon and bread. Folk music and dances by Asociación Cultural Francisco Velarde & Antonio Amat with dance group Embrujo Andaluz.

23rd April (Sunday)

*Lobero, Madrid and Paseo de Las Lomas, from 8:00 to 11:00.
Floats exhibition, exhibition of the floats taking part in the procession/romería.

*Párroco José Jiménez square (next to San Isidro Church), at 09:00
San Marcos rolled breads sale by San Isidro Labrador Church.

*San Isidro Church, at 10:30
Saint Mark Mass, followed by the procession/romería.
Itinerary: plaza Párroco José Jiménez, calle Divina Infantita, plaza de la Constitución, carrera de San Isidro, calle San Isidro, carretera de Pampanico, Bulevar, calle Lobero, plaza de la Constitución, calle Divina Infantita, plaza Párroco José Jiménez.

*fairgrounds, opening from 18:00

*Fairgrounds, from 19:00 to 00:00
Arts and crafts + traditional gastronomy

*Please note that changes may apply.