Religious in Zamora

Semana Santa

If you're in Spain during Holy Week (the week before Easter), make your way to Zamora, a town made famous for its elaborate celebrations. It's one of the most evocative places in the country to view the hooded proce…
Music in Pedraza de la Sierra

Concierto de las Velas

On the first and second Sunday in July, Pedraza hosts the atmospheric Concierto de las Velas and has done since 1993 – the electricity is shut down and live classical music is performed in a village lit only by cand…
Religious in Segovia

Fiestas de San Juan y San Pedro

On San Juan's day (29 June), a pilgrimage takes place to a hermitage outside town. Throughout the six days of festivities, there are parades, concerts and bullfights.
Cultural in Sierra de la Culebra

Festival Territorio Lobo

This fun festival features live music, great local food, presentations about the Iberian wolf and excursions into the sierra.
Theatre in Segovia

Titirimundi International Puppet Festival

A week-long festival in mid-May that celebrates puppetry and puppet theatre with shows and street events throughout the city.
Religious in Segovia

Fiesta San Frutos

Segovia celebrates the town's patron saint, who is said to be the healer of hernias and bodily fractures... who knew? The event is marked in the cathedral with choral singing.