La Mata Day of the Pig Fiesta

The 20th International Day of the Pork fiesta will take place in La Mata on Sunday the 22nd January 2023. The fiesta, known in Spanish as the Dia Internacional del Cerdo is held in honour of San Anton, the patron saint of animals.
Several barbecues will be installed in the Plaza de Encarnacion Puchol, opposite the church in La Mata. From 12:00 onwards you can queue to receive your cooked pork chops, a slice of bread, stick of celery and a drink. All of this is free and is handed out on a first come, first served basis until it is all gone! This year there will be 500kg of pork, 150kg of bread, 100 kg of celery, 150 litres of wine. A number of Jamons will be raffled to raise money for next years Day of the Pork Fiesta.
Sunday 22nd January 2023 at 12:00
Plaza de Encarnacion Puchol La Mata
EuroTourGuide La Mata Day of the Pig Fiesta 2023