Sanlucar de Barrameda Culture

 

 

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Festivals, shows and other events 
Simpecao of the Brotherhood of Sanlucar in Bajo de Guia, El Rocio celebtares the pilgrimage and the Fair chamomile in May. The Carnival in February, Easter in Sanlucar de Barrameda, in March or April, declared of International Tourist attraction of Andaluz., the Pilgrimage of El Rocio, at Pentecost, the Manzanilla of the Fair, in May or June.

Horse racing on the beach at Sanlucar, in August, declared of National Tourist Interest, the Festival Internacional de Musica de Sanlucar de Barrameda, The Festival de Jazz de Sanlucar de Barrameda, The Feast of Our Lady of Charity Coronada, patron saint of the city on August 15, The Feast of Exaltation of the Guadalquivir River, in August, declared of National Tourist Interest of Spain. The Pilgrimage of Our Lady of Algaida in Cologne Monte Algaida, the Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist, patron of the city on October 18.

The Top of the Fair Sanlucar, the Corridas de toros in the Plaza de El Pino, the Cockfighting in renideros
Horses of Sanlucar
Equestrian competitions are held annually on the beach of the town., by the  Society of Horse Racing de Sanlucar de Barrameda and the Ayuntamiento de Sanlucar, first started in 1845 they are the oldest English style racing celebrated in Spain, and have the status of International Tourist Festival Andaluz both nationally and internationally and is part of the Spanish horse racing circuit.

Museums and other cultural facilities

The Museum of the Sea features various aspects of the character of seafaring Sanlucar.
 The Center  f or the Reception and Interpretation of Nature Bajo de Guia, Parque Natural de Donana old, the Visitors Center "Ice Factory", a former National Park of Donana , the  Museum of Barbadillo Manzanilla, The Merced Municipal Auditorium, home of the International Music Festival in Sanlucar de Barrameda, the Centro Cultural La Victoria, the municipality  and the Exhibition of Sacred Art of the Convent of Discalced Carmelites.

In the "geography of flamenco singing" performances are held in a Caffarena, the Flamenco de Sanlucar where mirabras, roses, snails and rosemary, are available in the cantinas where excellent songs of Cadiz can be heard. Some famous persons in Sanlucar Flemish are Mary Mica, Pepe Sanlucar, Esteban de Sanlucar, Antonio de Sanlucar, Medrano Ramon Serrano, Isidro Munoz, La Sallago, Maria Vargas, Manolo Sanlucar, Antonio Jurado "El Nono" Vital and Laura.

Most of this activity generated is of Flemish inheritance and the Sanlucar la Pena Cultural Flamenca Puerto Lucero, organizes each summer the "Noches de Bajo de Guia"

 

 

 

 

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