Traditional Romería in honour of St Anthony the Abbot in Buenavista
The last Sunday in January sees Buenavista del Norte host its annual Romería country fair and livestock fair in honour of St Anthony the Abbot. Around 500 animals (goats, cows, horses,….) will gather at the fair enclosure. A mass will be held at the parish church of our Lady of Remedios and the statue of St Anthony will then be taken to the enclosure for thr formal blessing of the livestock. At midday, the big Romería procession commences its journey through the main streets of the town, ending at the Plaza de Los Remedios and followed by the traditional Labourers’ Dance.
- When: 27 January at 14:00 h
- Where: Buenavista del Norte
- More information: www.buenavistadelnorte.es