Calpe Fiesta Virgen de las Nieves

Calp will be honouring the Virgen de las Nieves from the 31st July to the 11th August 2019. The programme of events includes parades, concerts, mascletas, greasy pole competition and of course a firework display. The main events are below or see the brochure for the full program.
 
Wednesday 31st July
13:00 Ringing of the church bells and firecrackers
20:00 Entrada de la Murta Parade starting from Plaza Acro Iris finishing in Plaza Miguel Roselló
21:30 Opening Speeches and turning on of the Fiesta Lights from the balcony of the Town Hall
 
Thursday 1st August
18:00 Traditional Games
 
Friday 2nd August
10:30 Desperta, early morning music parade for the Children
11:00 Act to signify the taking of the town hall and the governing of the town for one day by the 'quinta' (teenagers born during 1998) in the Plaza Miguel Roselló
18:00 Traditional Games including the Greasy Pole Competition
 
Saturday 3rd August
23:30 Music Band MonteCarlo in the plaza Mayor
 
Sunday 4th August
13:00 Ringing of the church bells
20:30 Flower Offering at the Church of the Virgen de las Nieves
00:30 Mascletas, night fireworks in the Plaza Mayor
 
Monday 5th August
11:30 Parade to collect the Fiesta Queens
12:30 Mass at the Church of the Virgen de las Nieves
14:00 Mascleta in the Plaza Mayor
20:30 Solemn Procession with the statue of the Virgen de las Nieves
23:55 Grand Firework Display called Castell a la Mar
 
Tuesday 6th August
19:30 Parade to collect the Fiesta Queens
20:30 Mass at the Hermitage San Salvador
 
Sunday 11th August
20:30 Grand Fancy Dress Parade along Calle Benissa to the Plaza Colon.
Calpe Fiesta Virgen de las Nieves 31st July - 13th August 2019
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