The municipality of Agüimes celebrates from the second week of January its patron saint festivities in honor of San Sebastián, which this year recover a wide program of recreational and cultural activities, all of them to be carried out under strict compliance with prevention measures against the covid-19 pandemic. Disregarding mass events, the Agüimes City Council Celebrations area has scheduled an interesting range of proposals that include popular music concerts, a cattle fair and gastronomic days dedicated to the snail, among other attractions.
13 January, the El Caracol de Oro gastronomic contest will take place at the Rural Hotel Casa de los Camellos at 10:30
19 January, the Caracol Gastronomic Days, in which seven establishments in the town of Agüimes will participate
20 January, the traditional Cattle Fair on the esplanade at the back of the Auditorium Theater 10:00-12:00, and later the concert of the Parranda Araguaney in the Plaza del Rosario at 20:30
The 20th of January is the main day of festivities in honour of San Sebastian in the municipality of Agüimes. It is also a local bank holiday in the municipality