What to do in Galicia the week of March 9th to 15th

The menu of this week’s agenda offers a wide and varied offer. Music, gastronomy, devotion, tradition, ethnography, motor and even gardening coexist in a calendar capable of attracting the most diverse and demanding public.


Portico of Paradise Festival

March 13th, 14th and 15th. Various municipalities

The twelfth edition of the International Music Festival Pórtico do Paraíso says goodbye this week with its last three concerts. The British trio Kosmos Ensemble will perform on Friday 13th in the church of Santa María de Régoa (Monforte de Lemos), the harpist Andrew Lawrence-King will do it on Saturday 14th in the church of Santo Estevo de Ribas de Miño (O Saviñao) and the Argentine guitarist Víctor Villadangos will do it on Sunday 15th at the Liceo de Ourense.

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Festa do Ourizo of San Cibrao

March 14th. San Cibrao (Cervo)

Gastronomic competitions, tastings, workshops and music. With this tasty menu, the village of San Cibrao (Cervo) will dress this Saturday to celebrate a tribute to one of the most traditional seafood products in the area: the sea urchin. This celebration declared of tourist interest started 29 years ago.

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Atlántica Festival

From March 11th to 20th. Various municipalities

More than 50 performances (for school and adult audiences) distributed in 9 municipalities (Santiago de Compostela, Ferrol, Lalín, Teo, Pazos de Borbén, Brión, A Coruña, Ourense and Vigo) integrate the program of activities of the new edition of the Atlántica Oral Narration International Festival, which will take place from Tuesday 10th to Friday 20th.

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Camelia das Mariñas Exhibition

March 14th and 15th. Sada

The Pintor Lloréns Culture House de Sada will host this weekend the fourth edition of the Camelia das Mariñas Exhibition. For two days the Sadenses facilities will become a garden to accommodate specimens of that flower.

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SonRías Baixas Festival Parties

March 12th, 13th and 14th. Various municipalities

The presentation parties of the next edition of the SonRías Baixas summer festival visit three locations this week. Sondarúa, Ninhodelosrecados Dj, García MC and Dj Mil and Nación Quilombo will be the artists responsible for animating the parties planned in Vigo (Thursday 12th), Ourense (Friday 13th) and Bueu (Saturday 14th).

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Feira do Queixo de Moeche

March 15th. Moeche

Cheese will once again be the main protagonist of the monographic fair that will be held this Sunday in the municipality of Moeche. But there will also be time for parallel activities such as tastings, workshops and performances.

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March 13th and 14th. Sarria

Cariño, Viva Belgrado, La Trinidad, Böira, Los Punsetes, Moon Duo, Pony Bravo, Modern Nature, Uniform and Aliment are some of the groups that will play this weekend at the independent music festival Esmorga Fest.

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Mototuristic Concentration in Mondoñedo

March 14th and 15th. Mondoñedo

The two-wheel lovers stand up to the cold by participating in a new edition (the thirty-first) of the Mondoñedo Winter Motorcycle Concentration. Participants will enjoy two days of friendship, routes and music.

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Festa do Lacón and Foliada da Mariña

March 14th. Xove

Lacón with grelos of first and musical foliate of second. That is the main menu of the fifteenth edition of the party that will be held this Saturday at the Xove municipal pavilion.

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Festa da Filloa and Cachucha de Abellá

March, 15th. Frades

The third Sunday of March is again synonymous with celebration in the parish of Abellá (Frades). The ninth Festa da Filloa and Cachucha will gather again to a lot of people willing to enjoy these two tasty dishes.


Feira de San Gregorio

March 14th and 15th. Pías (O Rosal)

The neighbors of Pías enjoy this weekend in their traditional Feria de San Gregorio, an event that will combine devotion, gastronomy, crafts, contests, children’s workshops and live music for two days.

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