Galician female artists celebrate the 169th anniversary of the birth of Rosalía de Castro with an artistic-literary route through the city that the writer knew.
The itinerary will start at 7 pm at the Alameda Park and end at 20:30 h. at the Bonaval Park, stopping at rúa de Bautizados, praza de Fonterrabía, praza do Toural, rúa das Orfas, Arco de Mazarelos, Facultade de Historia, San Fiz de Solovio, rúa de Altamira, praza da Pescadería Vella and praza dos Bombeiros
Rosalía de Castro (1837-1883) is one of the greatest protagonists of regionalism in Spanish literature, and her intimate studies of the Galician province early brought her into literary prominence. Her 'Cantares gallegos' appeared in 1863; her 'En las orillas del Sar,' in 1884.
Festival featuring the promotion and tasting of ham, which is held on August 14 in the parish of Bermés (Lalín) and will reach its 16th year in 2014. Cured and roast ham is served, along with bread and wine.