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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.
February/March
Thursday February 28: Dîa de Andalucía
An official holiday in Andalucía celebrated in the village with a procession by the band, a Sevillana dance display by the children, a bar and food in the plaza. Please note that most shops will be closed.
Saturday March 2nd and Sunday March 3rd: Carnival
* Saturday: During the day there will be a children’s football tournament on an inflatable football pitch in the Pabellón. At night there will be a Carnival party in the plaza everyone is invited to dress up in carnival style. Prizes will be given for the best dressed individual, couple and group. Music will be provided by a live band TBC.
* Sunday: There will be a party during the day with a bar and food in the plaza. The children’s carnival will take place, again with prizes for the best dressed individual, couple or group.

April
Easter 2019:
* Saturday April 13th: Concierto Cuaresma/lent concert 7pm in the church
*Sunday April 14th: Domingo de Ramos/Palm Sunday processions will leave from the church.
*Friday April 19th: Viernes Santo/Good Friday solemn processions.
*Saturday April 20th: El Toro infantile/children’s bull run
*Sunday April 21st: Easter Sunday and the Gaucín Bull Run

May/June
* Friday May 24 to Sunday May 26 and Friday 31 May to Sunday 2nd: Art Gaucín 2019
* Sunday June 23rd: Romeria de San Juan. A procession that usually goes down to the river, everyone is welcome on foot or horse. There is usuallya bar and food available before the journey back up. Please note that the venue this year is TBC.

July
* Monday July 15 to Sunday July 21st: Semana cultural
* Saturday JULY 27TH flamenco festival in the plaza

August
* Thursday August 1st to Sunday 4th: Feria 2019
* Monday August 5th Gaucin local holiday

September
* Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th Santo Niño fiestas and processions
* Monday September 9th Gaucín local holiday
* Saturday 16th End of summer party in the plaza