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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

Fiestas

21/06/2019 - 23/06/2019
Plaza de Mazarelos
While St. John’s Bonfire Night is taking place, Santiago hosts a festival, for the fourth year in a row, with a artisan market and a program  with a wide range of activities and workshops to highlight the Galician traditions of this time of year, marked by the summer solstice. 
01/02/2020
17:30 | Centro Comercial Área Central
On Saturday February 1 will take place in Área Central  the 'Presentation of Entroido dos Xenerais da Ulla 2020' with the participation of the 'Xenerais da Ulla' making their traditional 'atranques (or high) on horseback.    
01/02/2020 - 05/03/2020
Santiago de Compostela
Very close to Santiago: Boqueixón, A Estrada, Silleda, Touro, Vedra, Vila de Cruces
The “Xenerais da Ulla” is the most outstanding feature of the Ulla region’s traditional Carnival. It has been held in the surroundings of Santiago since the first half of the 19th century: the “Xenerais” (generals) ride on horseback, dressed in colourful...
23/02/2020
19:00
On the afternoon of February 23, the parish of O Eixo in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance, which involves a stagin where different characters take part.    
27/03/2020 - 30/03/2020
The ’romería’ of San Lázaro, a neighbourhood situated at the entrance of the city, on the Way of St. James, is both religious and gastronomic. The patron saint is honoured with a mass and a procession, in addition to an ancient tradition in which pig’s ...

Exhibitions

11/01/2019 - 31/03/2020
Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
The 'Museo Pedagóxico de Galicia' hosts a temporary exhibition that seeks to assess the historical educational heritage that houses the Historical Institutes of Galicia. This exhibition will allow discovering interesting pieces from the libraries, laboratories and cabinets of the six...
14/05/2019 - 28/12/2019
11:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The exhibition has two sections, one of biographical content that proposes an itinerary throught the life of Antonio Fraguas, with special attention to his career as galician and teacher, an active member of the most outstanding institutions of the country's culture during eight fertile...
15/11/2019 - 12/04/2020
10:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
'Galicia, un relato no mundo' explores the interaction between the Galician historical territory and the rest of the world in a journey that takes us from prehistory to the present. Conceived as the first of three major exhibitions of the Xunta on the occasion of Xacobeo 2021, it will...
11/12/2019 - 26/01/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
'Nós de onte a hoxe: 100 years of history' is an exhibition held by the Federación de Asociacións Culturais Galiza Cultura, in collaboration with the Museo do Pobo Galego. +info    
16/01/2020 - 16/02/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
In the words of Xurxo Lobato, the Luis Ksado Photographic Creation Award seeks to "Document through photography. To impact through the pain of the victims. To recover our silenced historical memory. To portray in an anthropological way the Galician girls and boys.  To travel to show us ...

Religious

03/04/2020
21:00 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
PROCESION OF "LA VIRGEN DE LOS DOLORES" Brotherhood of "Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno y la Santísima Virgen de los Dolores" Time  Friday, April 3, 2020. 9.00 pm.  Home  Church of San Miguel dos Agros  Itinerary Praza de San Miguel dos Agros...
05/04/2020
18:00 | Iglesia de As Ánimas
PROCESSION OF 'LA ESPERANZA' Brotherhood of 'La Esperanza' Time Palm Sunday (Sunday, April, 5 2020). Home  Igrexa das Ánimas Itinerary Praza das Ánimas - Rúa das Casas Reais – Praza de Cervantes – Rúa do Preguntoiro – Rúa...
05/04/2020
10:45 | Iglesia de la Tercera Orden
   
06/04/2020
21:30 | Iglesia de Santa María do Camiño
PROCESSION OF 'LA HUMILDAD' Brotherhood of 'La Humildad' Time Monday, April, 6 2020: 9.30 pm  Home Church of Santa María do Camiño Itinerary Igrexa de Santa María do Camiño - Rúa Travesa - Rúa das Casas Reais - Praza de...
07/04/2020
21:00 | Convento e Iglesia de las Madres Mercedarias
PROCESSION OF 'SANTÍSIMO CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA' Brotherhood of 'Cristo de la Paciencia' Time  Holy Tuesday (Tuesday, April, 7 2020). 9 pm  Home Igrexa da Mercé de Conxo  Itinerary Igrexa das Nais Mercedarias – Tránsito da...
08/04/2020
23:00 | Convento, Iglesia y Colegio de las Huérfanas
PROCESSION OF 'LOS ESTUDIANTES'  Brotherhood of 'Stmo. Cristo de la Misericordia, Nuestro Padre Jesús de la Esperanza y Nuestra Señora de los Remedios' Time Holy Wednesday (Wednesday, April, 8 2020): 11 pm Home-Starting point Igrexa das...
08/04/2020
20:00 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
WAY OF THE CROSS Coordinator of Secular Religious Organisations Time Holy Wednesday (Wednesday, April 8, 2020). 8.00 pm Organisation Coordinator of Secular Religious Organisations Home-Starting point Igrexa de San Francisco Itinerary Igrexa de San Francisco -...
09/04/2020
23:30 | Convento e Iglesia de Santo Agostiño
PROCESSION OF 'JESÚS FLAGELADO' Brotherhood of 'Nuestro Padre Jesús Flagelado' Time Maundy Thursday (April, 9 2020). 11:30 pm  Home  Igrexa de Santo Agostiño   Itinerary Igrexa de Santo Agostiño - Praza de Santo...
09/04/2020
19:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
PROCESSION OF 'LA ÚLTIMA CENA DEL SALVADOR' Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz' Time Maundy Thursday (Thursday, April 9, 2020). 7:30 pm  Home  Igrexa de San Francisco  Itinerary Campiño de San Francisco – Rúa de...
10/04/2020
18:00 | Iglesia da Nosa Señora da Angustia
PROCESSION OF 'LA QUINTA ANGUSTIA' Brotherhood of 'Nuestra Señora de la Quinta Angustia'  Time Good Friday (Friday, April, 10 2020): 6 pm  Home  Church of Nuestra Señora da Quinta Angustia  Itinerary Campo da Angustia –...
10/04/2020
10:30 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
PROCESSION OF THE HOLY ENCOUNTER Brotherhood of 'Noso Pai Xesús Nazareno e a Santísima Virxe das Dores' Time Good Friday (Friday, April 10, 2020). 10:30 am Home Igrexa de San Miguel dos Agros Itinerary Praza da Quintana (Sermon of the Encounter)–...
11/04/2020
20:00
PROCESSION OF "LOS HERMANOS" Brotherhood of "Cristo de la Unción y Nuestra Señora de la Serenidad" Time Holy Saturday (Saturday, April 11, 2020). 8 pm Home-Starting point Colexio da Inmaculada. Rúa Concepción...
12/04/2020
10:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
PROCESSION OF THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz' Time Sunday, April 12, 2020. 10:30 am Home  Church of San Francisco Itinerary Campiño de San Francisco - Rúa de San Francisco - Praza do Obradoiro -  Rúa...
19/04/2020
11:00 | Convento de clausura de Nuestra Señora de la Merced
PROCESSION OF 'EL CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA' Brotherhood of 'El Cristo de la Paciencia'  Time Dominica in Albis (Sunday, April 19, 2020). 11 am  Home  Igrexa da Mercé de Conxo  Itinerary Catedral de Santiago - Praza das Praterías...