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GAUCÍN: Balcony of the Ronda Mountains where the Holy Child appeared to St. John of God.
The illustrious, always noble, very hospitable village of Gaucín.
THURSDAY AUGUST 1
20:00 h.: Parade of “Gigantes and Cabezudos”, (large carnival figures) to begin the start of the Feria.
23:00 h.: Procession in honour of the 2019 feria queen and her maids, starting at the old convent and making its way to the fairground at portechuelo. Accompanied by the village band “villa de gaucin” and the horse riders of the Peña Caballista “El Potro”.
23:30 h.: Inauguration of the Feria and switching on of the lights by the Feria Queen of 2019 and the Mayor of Gaucín.
24:00 h.: Coronation of the 2019 Feria Queens and their maids of honour. Tribute to our “Less Young” couple and the election of both child and teenage “Mister Gaucín” 2019. Award for the best Typical Andalucian patio display. Presentations and prize giving by Paloma Cubillas.
01:30 h.: Opening of the youth venue and in the main pabellón the orchestral show by “D’vertigo.”

FRIDAY AUGUST 2
14.00 h.: Lunch in honour of our senior citizens in the Pabellón. Entertainment provided by spanish singer Mari Ángeles Fernández, better known as “Pastora de Córdoba”
FERIA IN THE VILLAGE
16.00 h.: Infants water park in the School sports ground, with water toboggan, bouncy castle, water games, etc.
20.00 h.: Motorbike races at “Finca Micaela”. Prizes for the winning three.
23.00 h.: Entertainment begins with a show by local dance group “Las Rumberas”. Direction and choreography by Elena Martín.
24.00 H.: Dancing until the early hours with the orchestra “D’vertigo” and the group “Latidos”.

Flamenco Festival in Gaucín 2019


Place: Plaza del Santo Niño

Time: 22:30

Entrance: Free

 Note: all events will take place in Plaza Santo Niño unless otherwise stipulated. Any change in the programme will be communicated.

MONDAY, JULY 15th
08:30 H. A visit to a local vegetable garden, get to know local products and how they are grown. Learn how to make bread and then enjoy a traditional Andalucian breakfast. Departure from the plaza.
18:00 H. Aqua gym for the elderly. Come and enjoy the municipal swimming pool with a fun programme of exercises lead by the swimming teacher.
19:00 H. Table tennis tournament. Registration in Guadalinfo

TUESDAY, JULY 16TH
09:30 H. Orientation games for children and teenagers with prizes for all participants. Follow the trails according to the QR codes. Departure from Guadalinfo.
19:00 H. Basketball shoot out competition, come and demonstrate your skill and precision at the school sports ground. Sign up at Guadalinfo.
21.00 H. Flamenco dance show with “Las Rumberas” directed by Helena Martin.
21.00 H. Wine tasting from the Cezar bodega and vineyards with quality ham and cheese cut by master Manolo Lobato.
22:00 H. Copla performance ( singer TBC)