Events

Religious in Sanlúcar de Barrameda

Romería del Rocío

Many pilgrims and covered wagons set out from Sanlúcar bound for El Rocío in Huelva province on Spain's largest religious pilgrimage, the Romería del Rocío.
Wine in Jerez de la Frontera

Fiestas de la Vendimia

This autumn fiesta celebrates the grape harvest for two weeks or so, with flamenco, horse events and the traditional treading of the first grapes outside the cathedral.
Fair in Jerez de la Frontera

Feria del Caballo

Jerez' week-long horse fair is one of Andalucía's grandest festivals, with music and dance, and equestrian competitions and parades.
Wine in El Puerto de Santa María

Feria de Primavera y Fiestas del Vino Fino

Around 200,000 half-bottles of fino (dry, straw-coloured sherry) are drunk during this six-day fiesta.
Sports in Sanlúcar de Barrameda

Carreras de Caballos

Two horse-race meetings held almost every year since 1845, on the beaches beside the Guadalquivir estuary.
Wine in Sanlúcar de Barrameda

Feria de la Manzanilla

A big manzanilla-fuelled fair kicks off Sanlúcar's summer.
Dance in Jerez de la Frontera

Festival de Jerez

Jerez’ biggest flamenco celebration.
Sports in Jerez de la Frontera

Motorcycle Grand Prix

The Circuito de Jerez, on the A382 10km northeast of town, hosts one of the Grand Prix races of the World Motorcycle Championship.
Religious in El Puerto de Santa María

Festividad Virgen del Carmen

Fisherfolk Andalucía-wide pay homage to their patron at this festival; El Puerto parades the Virgin’s image along the Río Guadalete.