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Albatera Moors and Christians

The Moors and Christians Fiesta will take place in Albatera from the 29th June to the 25th July 2019 in honour of Santiago Apóstol and the Virgen del Carmen. Click this link for the full programme, below are the main events:
 
Saturday 29th June
21:00 Inauguration of the Fiesta lights and the Gran Chupinazo.
 
Friday 5th July 
21:30 Humour Parade of the Moors and Christians from calle Lope de Vega
 
Sunday 7th July
22:00 Opening Speeches and Presentation of the Moors and Christians Flags in the Plaza Espana
 
Thursday 11th July
20:30 War by the Moors including Firing of the Blunderbus Guns and Mock Battle for the castle
 
Friday 12th July
20:30 War by the Christians including Firing of the Blunderbus Guns and Mock Battle for the castle
 
Saturday 13th July
20:30 Entrance Parade of the Moors
 
Sunday 14th July
20:30 Entrance Parade of the Christians
 
Tuesday 16th July
21:00 Solemn Procession with the statue of the Virgen del Carmen.
 
Wednesday 17th July
22:00 Grand Concert by the Santiago Apostol Music Association in the Plaza de Espana
 
Saturday 20th July
22:00 Grand Concert by various choirs in the Plaza de Espana.
 
Monday 22nd July
22:00 8th Choir Concert in the Plaza de Espana
 
Wednesday 24th July
00:00 Offering of the keys to the town of Albatera to Santiago Apostol in the Plaza de Espana.
 
Thursday 25th July
12:00 Mass in honour of Santiago Apostol.
20:30 Flower Offering to Santiago Apostol at the Ermita Virgen del Rosario.
21:00 Solemn Procession with the statue of Santiago Apostol
23:45 Firework display