Once again, the magic of the Middle Ages will flood the streets of its old town, in the Medieval Market of Santo Domingo de la Calzada, which will be decorated and set to make visitors take a trip to the Middle Ages.
‘The witches of Zugarramurdi’ comeback to Logroño.
The program includes about 30 activities, including theatrical performances, concerts, guided tours, storytelling and parades, as well as the ‘Market of Witchcraft’
This weekend with a program of activities organized by the Guardias de Santiago 1521 Historical-Cultural Association and the Centro Histórico Neighborhood Association in collaboration with the Logroño City Council.
The festivals of marked popular character, whose origins date back to the twelfth century, and which, since 1956, have been nicknamed the Harvest Festivities, given the proximity to the dates of grape harvest, in a land marked by wine. They start this year without the rocket fire on September 18 and end on Sunday 26.
At the age of 20, the shepherd Emiliano, who would later become Santo Millán, decides to abandon his sheep and go to live in a cave in the Sierra de la Demanda.
Secluded from the world, in absolute solitude and enduring the rigors of the place, Emiliano has lived there for more than 40 years.
When you get to what used to be his house and you look at the views around him, you come to understand why he didn’t want to leave.
Although he did.
And he still had time to live to 101 years of age (473-574).
Today we are going on our way to the Cueva del Santo, in which San Millán lived almost half of his life.
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The festivities of San Bernabé, Patron of the City, this year from June 7 to 12 and they recall the heroic defense of the people of Logroño against the French troops in 1521. Santo patrono of Logroño and remembered annually on these dates.