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Vejer de la Frontera Carnival

in Vejer de la Frontera Municipality in Cádiz Province, Andalucia, Spain

Friday 28 Feb 2020 - Sunday 8 Mar 2020

This year 2020 the carnival spirit will feel in the town from Friday February 28 until Sunday March 8. On the 28th, the Group Contest will kick off the Vejer Carnival at the San Francisco Municipal Theater. That same day of Andalucia, in the same place, the proclamation is held by Pepi Muñoz, unmistakable voice in Vejer who for many years has been responsible for presenting carnival events in this town. The culmination and final closure to the carnivals in Vejer de la Frontera will take place on Sunday March 8 with the traditional Great Cavalcade of Humor that will travel the streets of the town sharing humour, enthusiasm and many laughs among the attendees.

Friday 28 February 8:30 p.m. Carnival proclamation by Pepi Muñoz. Group contest in the San Francisco Municipal Theater. Ticket sales at the Theater box office on Thursday 27 from 5:00 p.m. (each person may withdraw 2 locations). Price: € 5

Saturday March 9 7:00 p.m. Delivery of the Pito de Oro Carnival 2020 awarded to David López Crespo at the San Francisco Theater.

Sunday 10 March 1:00 p.m. III Berza Popular in the Miguel Ángel Blanco Square next to the Health Center in charge of the carnival Peña «La Bajada de la Bolsa». Performances of local groups, first and second prizes of the Group Contest. 6:00 p.m Performances of the Comparsa del Taka «This year is my turn» at the Café Pub «La Bombonera»

Tuesday 12 March 5:00 p.m. In the Municipal Residence for the elderly The Remedies: Performances of the Carnival groups. 9:30 p.m. «Illegal Night» in the Peña Bajada de la Bolsa.

Wednesday March 13 9:30 p.m. Pasodobles contest in the Peña Bajada de la Bolsa.

Thursday March 14 9:00 p.m. Romancers and Quartets contest at the San Francisco Theater.

Friday March 15 7:00 p.m. III Children's Festival "Carnaval de la Cantera" at the San Francisco Municipal Theater. 9:00 p.m. Potpourri Contest for the benefit of AVADIS, at Café Pub «La Bombonera» Saturday March 16 1:00 p.m. XIX Dobladillá Popular in the Chorrillo street car park. Children's party and performances of local and provincial groups. 11:00 p.m. Great Costume Verbena in the Municipal Booth «La Noria».

Sunday March 17 12: 00h Carnival party with shrimp tortilla tasting at Miguel Ángel Blanco Square next to the Health Center. 4:00 p.m. Great Cavalcade of Humor with departure at the Luis Diego Domínguez sports track (Los Molinos School) and ending at the Plaza de España . At the end of the ride, at 9:00 p.m., the Burning of the Carnival Pito will take place in the Plazuela.

Carnival in the districts The carnival in Vejer extends for its districts being held in La Muela on March 23th Cantarranas on Saturday 30th El Palmar de Vejer on Sunday, March 24th

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