The traditional celebrations of the Apostle of Santiago de Compostela will be held from July 19 to 31 with such outstanding artists as Xoel López, La Casa Azul, LAMODA, Budiño, The Main Squeeze, Zalon Thompson, Leilia, Papaya, or the Royal Philharmonic of Galicia.
The program will include the Folk Festival, a special concert of the Municipal Band accompanied by the Gallaecia Big Band, the 'Día do Traxe Galego', performances in Praza do Toural, the key tournament, the competition of cyprinids, the exhibition of antique cars, the Day of Padrón, the orchestras in the Alameda or the attractions, which will be in the Alameda until July 31.
The offer will also include proposals for all audiences in various areas of the city with music, dance, theater, sports, children's shows, guided tours, circus etc.
The Galician Costume Day will reach its 40th edition in these celebrations of the 'Apóstolo 2019'. For that reason, the 'Asociación do Traxe Galego' has prepared a special edition, which will be held on July 20, in which the traditional contest will not be absent and the parade through the streets of Compostela.
Santiago de Compostela, an egalitarian city, has its own section in the big festivals of the city, the 'Festas do Apóstolo'. With the inclusion of this specific section in the program of the 'Festas do Apóstolo', it is intended to give maximum visibility to the claim of equality at a particularly important time for the city, which has a large influx in those days.
Programme 'Concerto TM pola Igualdade': 21 hrs. Lúa Mosquetera [poetry + reguetón] 21.30 hrs. DJ Russinha [black and electronic rhythms] 22.30 hrs. Papaya concert [pop] 23.30 hrs. DJ Russinha [black and electronic rhythms]
Luminotechnical setting in the square March 8:
Dates: Friday 19 to Wednesday July 31.
Hours: from 9:00 p.m. at 3:00 hrs.
Place: March 8 Square.
Decoration with light on the square March 8, showing a city committed to equality, in an important corner of it, as the access to the historic city by the French Way, and within the framework of the 'Festas do Apóstolo'. This intervention will also decorate the "Concerto TM pola Igualdade" to be held in the square on Monday, July 29.
Organized by: 'Turismo de Santiago' in coordination with the 'Concellaría de Igualdade'. This action has the financing of the Xunta de Galicia through the 'Turismo de Galicia' and Abanca.