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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.

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

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

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)

Gaucin Romeria 2019Celebration of the Eucharist - 10:00am

At the end of the Eucharist, the Procession of the Blessed Sacrament will begin through the streets of Gaucín.
Gaucin Romeria 2019 There will be fiestas on Saturday night and all day Sunday to celebrate the eve of the feast day of San Juan. In recent years this Romería has taken place at the river, but this year both fiestas will be held at the Asalto del Cura, which is the area known as the old bull ring. The schedule is as follows:

Saturday night from 1130 PM:  An open air party with a bar, live music (local band Los Latidos who play at the feria), and games/competitions.
Sunday: A day time party from approx 12 PM with Paella for everyone,  a bar, music and the “carrera de cinta” which is a game on horse back. 
Parking will be available at the “old bull ring”. Anyone interested in going on Sunday but needing transport can take the Ayuntamiento transport from Venta Socorro at 12PM.
Semana Cultural Highlights
Semana cultural is from Monday July 15 through to Sunday 21st. The full schedule is not yet confirmed but some highlights to put in the diary are: