EVENTS OF TOURIST INTEREST 2022

The two local holidays in Sanlúcar de Barrameda for 2022 are: 23th May and 18th October.

CARNIVAL

From 24th  to 27th February      

The event is very popular in nature with remarkable activities such as musical performances and the animated parade along the streets of the city.

HOLY WEEK

From 10th to 17th april

The outstanding baroque imagery and the charm of the places where the processions parade, provide the Sanlúcar Holy Week with a great singularity. It is a festival declared to be of National Tourist Interest in Andalucía.

MANZANILLA FAIR

From 17th to 22nd May

The Manzanilla, the worldwide known sherry wine in Sanlúcar, is the host and soul of these beloved celebrations. The location at the mouth of the Guadalquivir River makes this fair unique in the world.

THE TRADICIONAL GUADALQUIVIR RIVER CROSSING. Rocío Pilgrination

1st June

All the Virgin of Rocío Brothethoods in the province of Cadiz cross the mouth of the river Guadalquivir from Bajo de Guía Beach to Doñana on their way to El Rocío, creating a noteworthly visual experience.

MANZANILLA DAYS

June

The Manzanilla Day is celebrated during several days. Different activities related to Manzanilla wine are organized to make every wine lover know all the aspects related to this only and exclusively elaborated in Sanlúcar sherry.

INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL ‘First Journey Round the World’

Activity to be determined

The authenticity of the musical culture in Sanlúcar is reflected in this meeting between excellent performances of classical music, jazz and flamenco and their fans in commemoration of the first circumnavigation of the Earth.

HORSE RACES ON THE BEACH

Days 9th, 10th, 11th – 23rd, 24th and 25th August 2022

Unique event due to its lively atmosphere and the amazing surroundings of the mouth of the Guadalquivir River, under the splendid sunsets. It is declared to be of International Tourist Interest.

FESTIVITY IN HONOR OF OUR PATRONESS

15th August

The procession of the Virgin of Charity, Patroness of Sanlúcar, stands out in the main stages of its itinerary on colorful salt carpets.

CELEBRATIONS COMMEMORATING THE V CENTENARY OF THE FIRST CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF THE EARTH

September

The departure and arrival in Sanlúcar of the expedition that realized for the first time the feat of circumnavigating the globe is remembered through different events.

WORLD TOURISM DAY

27th September

Sanlúcar commemorates the celebration of this international event offering the most unusual tourist attractions to visitors.

DOÑANA CHALLENGE

Activity to be determined

Triathlon that takes place on the beautiful coast of Sanlúcar and Doñana. Each year it attracts a greater number of participants and spectators.

EQUESTRIAN WEEK

December

Celebration of different equestrian events that have their greatest exponent in the horse racings celebrated during a day along the beach of Sanlúcar.