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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.

Gaucin's first Pipirrana (typical salad from Málaga) and Gazpacho workshop/demonstration will be held on Saturday 03 September at 13:30hrs in Paseo Ana Toval:

Gazpacho festival
Wednesday 07 September

09:00hrs: Procession through the streets accompanied by the Municipal band

12:00hrs: Solemn tolling of bells to announce the eve of the Santo Niño festival

19:00hrs: The statue of Santo Niño will be brought down from the castle to the church where the eighth Mass of the nine novenas of Santo Niño will be celebrated

23:00hrs: Fiesta in the Plaza del Santo Niño - music from 'Dinamic' and 'Latidos'

Thursday 08 September

09:00hrs: Procession through the streets...
Monday 05 September - evening of folk music from Romania and Columbia, Plaza del Santo Niño, 21:30hrs.

Saturday 17 September:
A concert in the Pabellon in aid of the "association AFESOL", an Andalucian Association that works to support individuals and their families who are dealing with mental health issues.  Paloma Cubillas will be playing the piano and singing. The concert starts at 9pm and entrance is 5€.

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Saturday 24 September:
A big event in aid of the refugees in Greece that will take place mainly in the plaza. This has been organised by Maria Rosa Penarroya, who many of you may know has...
On Sunday 02 October there will be a walk of approx. 8km to the Buitreras Gorge. Meet at the hydroelectric station in Estacion de Gaucin at 11:00hrs.

A new unisex hairdresser's, Peluquería Sarah, has opened in Calle Larga, Gaucin. Opening times as follows:

Peluqueria Sarah
A few photos from the recent walk to the Buitreras Gorge organised by Gaucin-based Club Deportivo Gecko Genal:

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This year the Gran Vuelta Valle del Genal Ultra Trail event starts and finishes in Gaucín with over 1000 competitors facing this tough physical and mental challenge!

The main race starts in Gaucin from 06:00hrs on Saturday 29 October.

Gran Vuelta
On Monday 31 October there will be a Chestnut Roast in the Municipal Market, starting at 18:30hrs. A great celebration of one of Gaucin's important local harvests.

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