Chub Festival
Chub Festival

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Very close to Santiago: Vedra

A characteristic festival beside the River Ulla, in the Agronovo Recreational Area (Vedra). A chub fishing competition is held at the same time.

Registration for the 17th Chub Fishing Competition on the Ulla is free and can be done on the same day from 9.30 am onwards.

There will be several musical performances throughout the day and at 1.30 pm, the opening speech will be read by Rosalía Morlán Vieites (writer, nurse and teacher of 'Facultade de Enfermeiría'. Another feature is stalls that serve octopus, 'escalos', peppers, 'torreznos' and bread of corn to those in attendance. Music groups like Dúo Máster and Charanga Os Recobios de Baamonde liven up the vermouth session. The awards ceremony is at 7 pm. There will also be a demonstration about how to prepare flies by the artisan fly-maker Rafael de la Iglesias.

The Agronovo Recreational Area is located on an official trekking route (San Xoán da Cova) and is an area of great environmental and scenic value.

More information: 654 525 062 / 676 458 675


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Agronovo Recreational Area
Agronovo, Vedra
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