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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.
In addition to the normal Santo Niño parties on the 7th and 8th September there is now an 80s themed night in the Plaza on Saturday 9th, free entry, details below!

Santo Nino Sotano Sur2017 1
On Monday 28 August at 21:30hrs in the Plaza there will be music and dancing by performers from Mexico and Extremadura. If it rains then the event will be held in the Pabellón.

Please see the poster below for the annual pasodoble competition. The music is provided by the village band and it will take place in the Plaza on Saturday August 26 at 21:30hrs. No need to put your name down, you can just turn up and be brave. There's a trophy for the winners...

Pasodoble 2017
Feria 2017 1
The 'Flamenco' fashion show

Urban mile 2017
The 'Urban Mile' race
Santo Niño is celebrated every year beginning with the Romería a la Adelfilla on Sunday 27 August, followed by daily masses until the main parties in the Plaza on the nights of the 7th and 8th of September. 
The schedule for Sunday 27 August is as follows:

0830hrs: the image of Santo Niño leaves the church and proceeds through the village towards the Camino de Gibraltar.
0900hrs: the Romería heads down the Camino de Gibraltar towards the Ermita de San Juan de Dios. 
1100hrs: official mass and singing by the choir from the Manilva music school. 
1300hrs: the party begins with music by "Los Latidos", a paying bar and free paella for all.
1830hrs: the journey back up the hill begins and the image is taken to the castle where it will stay until the fiesta of Santo Niño on September 7/8.

Romeria de Adelfilla 2017