Santiago de la Ribera Carnival
The 31st edition of the Carnival will take place in Santiago de la Ribera from the 2nd to the 10th March. Over 60 groups will be taking part in the main parade on Sunday 10th March 2019, although the celebrations will start a week earlier on Saturday 2nd March with the election of the Carnival Queens.
Saturday 2nd March
23:00 Election of the Carnival Queen and Opening Speeches in the Carpa de Carnaval in the Los Jardines del Príncipe de Asturias.
Sunday 3rd March
12:00 Canine Carnival with exhibitions and competitions on the Explanada Barnuevo.
17:30 Election of the Children's Carnival Queen in the Carpa de Carnaval in the Los Jardines del Príncipe de Asturias.
Tuesday 5th March
17:30 Chilrdrens Carnival Parade
Thursday 7th March
22:00 Regional Contest of Chirigotas in the Los Jardines del Príncipe de Asturias.
Saturday 9th March
22:00 Mask Ball in the Los Jardines del Príncipe de Asturias.
Sunday 10th March
16:00 Grand Carnival Parade from the Explanada Barnuevo along Avenidas Sandoval, Avenida Mar Menor and Aviación Española finishing at the Police Local Headquarters.