What to do in Galicia from February 14 to 28


Due to the health situation, the Entroids this year flee from large activity programs and focus on a more spontaneous and traditional Entroido.

While the councils of Xinzo de Limia, Verín and Laza have canceled the big events, the councils of Vilariño de Conso, Viana do Bolo and Manzaneda maintain them but with limitations. Although in the next few days there may be news, so it is advisable to find out on the websites and social networks of the councils.

Entrances of Tourist Interest:

  • Carnaval de Xinzo de Limia (Xinzo de Limia, Ourense)
  • Carnaval de Verín (Verín, Ourense)
  • Carnaval de Cobres (Pontevedra)
  • Carnaval de los Generales del Ulla (Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña)
  • Carnaval de Laza (Laza, Ourense) 
  • Carnaval de los Felos de Maceda (Maceda, Ourense)
  • Folión tradicional del Carnaval de Manzaneda (Manzaneda, Ourense)
  • Fiesta de la Androia y el Carnaval de Viana do Bolo (Viana do Bolo, Ourense)
  • Carnaval de Vilariño de Conso (Vilariño de Conso, Ourense)

Other parties:

19 Feb – 20 Feb 
  • Feria do Butelo de A Fonsagrada (A Fonsagrada, Lugo)

The “Feira do Butelo” is celebrated in honor of the botelo or butelo, a typical sausage of the area of A Fonsagrada. This celebration was born as a result of the need to preserve the pork meat after the slaughter.

In addition to this famous sausage, the botelo, this celebration enjoys other delicacies worth tasting. You can buy all kinds of local gastronomic products, such as wines, cheeses, honey and typical Galician carnival desserts, such as ears and filloas.

5 Feb – 27 Feb (11:00-22:00)
  • Jornadas del Botelo y Cocido Valdeorrés (O Barco de Valdeorras, Ourense)

This year, due to the health situation, the Fiesta del Botelo will be moved to local restaurants. Every weekend between February 5 and 27, 17 restaurants in the Valdeorras area participate in the Xornadas do Botelo e Cocido Valdeorrés organized by the O Barco de Valdeorras town hall.

Camellias Exhibition


19-20  XII  Concurso Exposición de la Camelia en Tomiño (Pontevedra)

19-20  XIII  Jornadas de la Camelia de Rubiáns (Pontevedra)

26-27  XVII Gala da Camelia en el Camino (Pontevedra)

27  XXVI  Jornada Alrededor de la Camelia en Vedra (Pontevedra)

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