Blanca Spring Festival
Blanca will be celebrating the Spring Festival in honour of their patron saint, San Roque, from the 21st April to the 1st May 2019. The programme includes processions, a carnival parade, small medieval market, children's fair ground rides, a romeria and flower offering.
Sunday 21st April
14:00 Traca (rockets) to announce the start of the festival.
18:00 Procession of San Roque.
19:30 Coronation of the Fiesta Queens and opening speech in the Teatro Victoria.
Monday 22nd April
11:00-13:00 All fair ground rides for 1€
Tuesday 23rd April
11:00-13:00 All fair ground rides will be free
Wednesday 24th April
19:00 Tapas and Cocktails in honor of San Roque
Thursday 25th April
19:30 Procession of the Giants and Big Heads, Fiesta Queens and the Banda de Blanca
Friday 26th April
07:00 Traditional Procession of Tio de la Pita.
08:00 Romeria (short pilgrimage) of San Roque
19:00 Parade of San Roque.
Saturday 27th April
12:30 Coutryside Parade
13:30 Inauguration of the Medieval Market in Calle Nueva de Blanca
14:00 Giant Paella
17:00 Flower Offering to the patron saint San Roque.
Wednesday 1st May
18:00 Spectacular Carnival Parade.
22:30 Traca (rockets) to mark the end of the fiesta.