Festivals - September guide

The Grape harvest of Andalucia. © Michelle Chaplow
The Grape harvest of Andalucia.

Traditional Events - month by month - September

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Andalucia is filled with fascinating cultural events throughout the year.Whilst many of these festivals take place on the date indicated each year, others move slightly in relation to the day of the week or the religious calendar or occasionally weather.

In order to confirm, the villages town hall website (www.villagename.es) or Facebook page may publish the date or a poster in the few week preceding the festival.

SEPTEMBER

Various Dates - september
summer fairs
towns across Andalucia

Every town and village in Andalucia has its own feria or fair, and it would be possible, if one had superhuman powers of endurance, to spend the whole summer following them about the region. See our section on summer fairs for exact dates.

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Various Dates - September
The Vendimia Festival
Andalucia

The Vendimia grape harvest celebrations usually take place this month. Please see exact dates on the festival page.

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Various Dates - September
FIESTA DE MOROS Y CRISTIANOS
Andalucia

This festival is more popular in the East of Spain, in Andalucia in the provinces of Granada and Almeria, It takes place on different many days through out the year depending on the locality. Check out our section on the Moors and Christians Festival to find out which towns celebrate it this month.

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1 - 4 September
SIERRA NORTE MEDIEVAL FAIR
ALANIS DE LA SIERRA, SEVILLA

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1 - 4 September
FERIAS
SEVILLA: TOMARES, MARCHENA, VILLAMANRIQUE DE LA CONDESA, BOLLULOS DE LA MITACION

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2 - 4 September
EMBRUJO DE LA LUNA MORA
CARRATRACA, MALAGA

Moon festival which has its roots in Moorish times.

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3 September
FIESTA DE goyesca
ronda

Ronda’s Famous Féria Goyesca requires that tickets be purchased well in advance. It takes place annually in the first week of September, with the main event (the bullfight) on the first Saturday of the month.

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To 3 September
FERIA DE PEDRO ROMERO Y CORRIDA GOYESCA
RONDA, MALAGA

Wonderful period costumes for both bullfighters and ladies in this colourful event, a tribute to both bullfighter Pedro Romero, and Goya, whose paintings of La Corrida form part of the sport’s legend.

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4 September
ROMERIA DE LA VIRGEN DE GRACIA
CARMONA, SEVILLA

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4 - 9 September
FIESTAS PATRONALES DE NUESTRA SEÑORA DE REGLA
CHIPIONA, CADIZ

As it takes place in the home town of the late, much-lamented copla singer Rocio Jurado, this fiesta has always attracted big-name singers. You can sample the excellent local seafood, especially lobsters, and wine too - eat, drink and make merry by the seashore.

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4 - 11 September
FIESTAS PATRONALES DEL CRISTO DE LA ANTIGUA
ESPERA, CADIZ

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5 September
ROMERIA DE NUESTRA SEÑORA DE LOS SANTOS
ALCALA DE LOS GAZULES, CADIZ

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7 September
FIESTA DE LA VIRGEN DEL VALLE
ECIJA, SEVILLA

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7 - 11 September
Feria
Conil de la frontera

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10 September
FERIA
LAS CABEZAS DE SAN JUAN, SEVILLA

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10 September
CARRERA DE CINTAS A CABALLO
FUENTE DE PIEDRA, MALAGA

This festival has its roots in medieval times, based on jousting tournaments with horses to impress the ladies.

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11 September
FIESTA DE VIÑEROS
MOCLINEJO, MALAGA

Another wine-themed festival.

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15 September
FERIA
SEVILLA: MORON DE LA FRONTERA, COREA DEL RIO

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21 September 2014
FIESTA TRADICIONAL DE VERDIALES
BENAGALBON, MALAGA

Popular festival where over 9.000 attend featuring a dozen Verdiales music band playing and dancing to this tradition from of Music. More about Verdiales  which is typical of Malaga province. The festival is actually a serious competition with 10.000€ or prize money. As the bands practice their music and dance there is plenty to see in the street, not just in the competition tent. 

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18 September  (Third Sunday)
DIA DE LA PASA
EL BORGE, MALAGA

Festival celebrating the humble raisin - including those of the Moscatel grape, used to make the famous sweet dessert wine. The festival consists of demonstration of production process such as carrying the grapes in baskets on the heads of villagers, drying and selecting raisons and treading the grapes. El Borge has 1000 habitants but on this day there are 10.000 visitor to the village who enjoy free grapes, gazpacho, moscatel wine, and other typical products of the village. Music and dancing is animated by groups of Verdiales and El Rocio choirs.  

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23 - 25 September
FERIA NACIONAL DE QUESO ARTESANO
ZUHEROS, CORDOBA

This gastronomic delight, where cheeses from all over Spain can be tasted and bought, coincides with the Fiesta de Jesús el Nazareno. You can try over 30 different varieties of cheese from Andalucia alone while getting to know the area. More than 15,000 visitors are expected this year which means a lot of cheese!

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23 - 25 September
CAMPEONATO DE ESPAÑA DE DOMA VAQUERA
LA PUEBLA DE GUZMAN, ANDEVALO, HUELVA

Competition in this cattle-herding style of horse riding. Other events in this sport can be found listed here. .

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25 September
ROMERIA DE SAN MATERO
CARMONA, SEVILLA

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