Dolores Summer Fair and Fiesta

The town of Dolores will be enjoying their August Feria y Fiesta from the 28th July to the 5th August 2019. The organisers have put together a varied and packed programme for everyone to enjoy. The events include a concerts and shows, equestrian exhibition and the 26th National Animal and Livestock Fair.
 
Sunday 28th July - Friday 2nd August
23:00 Release of the Livestock at the Sports Centre Bull Ring
 
Thursday 1st August
17:00 Official Opening of the 25th Nacional Ganado (Cattle Market) and Equestrian Exhibitions at the Sports Centre
 
Friday 2nd August
08:00-14:00 & 17:00-22:00 Opening of the Nacional Ganado (livestock) Market.
18:00 Qualification for the Purebreed Spanish Horse Contect at the Sports Centre
21:00 Farriers (Blacksmith) exhibiton at the Sports Centre
21:00 Switching on of the Fiesta Lights
22:00 Horse Exhibiton at the Sports Centre
 
Saturday 3rd August
08:00-14:00 & 17:00-22:00 Opening of the Nacional Ganado (livestock) Market.
10:00 Romeria with animals, horses and carriages along various streets finishing at the Recinto Ferial
19:00 Qualification for the Purebreed Spanish Horse Contect at the Sports Centre
22:30 Exhibition of Dressage by the Equestrian Centre Candido Pina at the Sports Centre
 
Sunday 4th August
08:00-14:00 & 17:00-22:00 Opening of the Nacional Ganado (livestock) Market.
11:00 Ploughing competition of cow and horse drawn ploughs
19:30 Donkey Race
20:30 Awards for the Purebreed Spanish Horse Contect at the Sports Centre
22:00 Recortadores Competition - acrobatics around the bulls
22:00 Concert by the Union Musical de Dolores in the Plaza Cardenal Belluga
 
Monday 5th August
19:00-22:00 Cow Pat Competition in the Recinto Ferial – a field is divided into small grids for which tickets are available, the owner of the ticket for the grid in which the cow makes the first cow pat, wins the competition & 2,000€– tickets cost 2.50€ per square!
Dolores Feria y Fiesta de Verano 28th July-5th August 2019
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