Rojales Fiesta Virgen del Rosario

The annual fiesta in honour of the patron saint, the Virgen del Rosario, will take place in Rojales from Sunday 15th September to Sunday 29th October 2019. The fiesta includes a mix of religious acts, parades, concerts, a flower offering and a firework display. The full programme is in the brochure below in English on pages 17-20 and the highlights are:
 
Saturday 5th October
21:00 Fancy Dress Carnival parade, starting at the Centro Salud then along Cortes Valencianas, Valentin Fuster, F. Serrano, Puente Carlos III, San Antonio, Plaza de Espana, Rafael Araez, Orihuela, Punte Renia Sofia ending at the Malecon del Soto
 
Sunday 6th October
19:00 Flower Offering Parade to honour the Virgen del Rosario leaving from the Centro Salud in Rojales, accompanied by the dulzaina (little clarinets), drums, the music band La Lira and Santa Cecilia, fiesta queens and all of the local associations.
 
Monday 7th October
Giants and Big Heads Parade around the town all day accompanied by the dulzaina (little clarinets) and drums
10:00 Santa Cecilia Music Band Parade through the streets of Rojales
10:30 Children's games in the Malecon del Soto
19:00 Mass in honour of the Virgen del Rosario, sung by the choir Voces Amigas from Rojales, with the attendance of Authorities and the Fiesta Queens
20:00 Solemn Procession with the statue of the Virgen del Rosario accompanied by the Music Band through the streets of the town, followed by a magnificent firework display
 
Wednesday 9th October
10:30 Children's games in the Malecon del Soto
18:15 Music Band Parade through the streets of Rojales starting from the Town Hall
18:30 Ribbon Races in the Malecon del Soto
 
Thursday 10th October
18:30 Running of the Bulls starting from the Malecon del Soto
 
Friday 18th October
18:00-20:00 Craft Fair in the Plaza Blanca in Quesada 
 
Sunday 19th - Sunday 20th OCtober
11:00-14:00 & 17:00-20:00 Craft Fair in the Plaza Blanca in Quesada 
 Rojales Fiesta Virgen del Rosario Fiestas Patronales 15th September -29th October 2019
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