Fiestas de San Pedro 2023 Valle de Agaete
Agaete start the summer of 2023 with the Fiestas de San Pedro in El Valle.
The program of events for the Festival in Honor of San Pedro Apóstol 2023 will start the month of June with 13 religious events and more than 40 recreational events, with three festivals, one Youth Night and Night of Humour, the traditional Bajada de La Rama de San Pedro, San Juan bonfires as well as a children’s pilgrimage offering for the first time in history.
San Pedro is the patron saint of Valle de Agaete, the hamlet of Agaete.
See the full program HERE!
Saturday 10 June in Plaza de San Pedro
at 21:00 · Music performance, followed by Pregón, the opening proclamation of the festivities
at 23:30 · Verbena, a festive party with orchestra La Sabrosa and the group Bombazo Latino
Sunday 11 June Plaza de San Pedro
from 10:30 · Commercial and Artisan Craft Fair enlivened by music
From school el Colegio Ana Ma Betancor Estupiñán to plaza de San Pedro
at 10:30 · Ofrenda infantil, the children’s pilgrimage offering to San Pedro Apóstol
Friday 23 June at Parque Antonio Eusebio “El Sabillo”
at 21:00 · The traditional San Juan bonfire, with barbeque corn and sangria enlivened by traditional music groups
at midnight on Plaza de San Pedro, Noche Joven with Juanma, Tribute to Omar and Dj Joel
Saturday 24 June
Departure from la Acequia del Moral to Plaza de San Pedro
at 19:15 · Romería “Ofrenda a San Pedro Apóstol”, the pilgrimage offering accompanied by carts and music groups
at 22:00 · Baile de Taifa
Wednesday 28 June
Plaza de San Pedro
at 10:00 · departure from Plaza de San Pedro with the Agaete band towards Era del Molino in search of La Rama (branches)
at 10:30 · departure of Bajada de La Rama (lowering the branch) from Era del Molina with the romeros (or pilgrims) Papahuevos (large papier-mâché characters) and the bands Agaete and Guayedra to Plaza de San Pedro
Plaza de San Pedro
at 22:00 · Retreta accompanied by Banda de Agaete
at 00:00 · Firework spectacle
at 00:15 · Gran verbena del Romero with Armonía Show and orchestra Wamampy