Fiestas Principales San Sebastián 2024 – Gáldar

Gáldar celebrates, one more year, the Main Festivities in honour of San Sebastián 2024, celebrated for more than five centuries in the municipality with a program of events that will take place for more than two weeks in the neighbourhood and the city centre.
The main festivities between 19 January to 1 February,  popular, religious, and cultural events star in the program, which has its most traditional events this weekend with the Raising of the Flag, the Pedro de Argüello Tertulia, the procession, and the Water Prayer.

The main festivities for San Sebastián de la Real Ciudad de Gáldar. A festival full of cultural activities to mark the important cultural heritage of Gáldar, celebrated for more than five centuries in the municipality. A tradition that was born in Gáldar in the 16th century with the Hermitage of San Sebastián (BIC*) and its patron at the venue of one of the oldest festivals celebrated in the ancient pre-hispanic capital city.

(*BIC festivities declared of Cultural interest) “Every year in January, the City of Gáldar celebrates festivities in honor of San Sebastián. Its historic hermitage and the entire neighborhood are decorated to host the main events of this celebration with great tradition in the municipality. The “usual” program will begin with the general ringing of bells and the raising of the flag. On the main day of the Festival of San Sebastian, on January 20, a procession begins in the Plaza de San Sebastian and ends in the Plaza de Santiago. Another of the acts is the return procession of San Sebastián and the Water Prayer.”

Date

Jan 19 2024 - Feb 01 2024
Expired!

Time

All Day

Location

Gáldar
Gáldar, 35460 Gáldar, Las Palmas, Spain

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