June 12. San Juan de Sahagún.
Patron Saint of Salamanca. More...
June 18. Festival of the Patron Saints of Málaga. San Ciriaco and
Santa Paula. Local fair activities. More...
June 24. La Noche de San Juan. In many places in Spain they still
light large bonfires to celebrate the Summer Solstice.
June 29: The wine war in Haro (La Rioja) wastes thousands of gallons of
delicious Rioja wine. You can see people using the bota bag as a squirt gun
instead of a canteen.
July 7. San Fermines (Pamplona). The running of the bulls through the
streets of Pamplona (Navarra). A week of nonstop wine, merrymaking and bravado.
The Sunday following July 16. Procesión Marítima de las Fiestas del
Carmen. Málaga. Takes place in many locations along the coast, and in El
July 25. Patrón de Santiago. Patron Saint of Spain and Santiago de
Many Fiestas y Verbenas locales throughout the country, this month and
into September. Concerts, fireworks, small fairgrounds and rides for kids, music
and dance in many main plazas.
- Malaga: Ferias in Malaga around the 19th of August. Festive atmosphere
with music, bull fights, open air concerts and foods.
- Alcalá de Henares: Fiestas de San Bartolomé around the 24th of August.
Open air concerts, a temporary amusement park, street theater and fireworks.
Special events held by each of the Peñas.