Celebrate Easter in Nerja. Easter, also called Semana Santa – Holy week, in Spain is celebrated with processions and Catholic Holy Masses. On this page you will find more information about the easter celebrations of Nerja.
- Palm sunday, 1st of April 2012
11:30 h. Blessing of the Palms Church Ntra. Sra. de las Angustias, Pza Ermita. Procession: Pza Ermita, C/ Angustias, C/ Pintada, C/ Puerta del Mar, Paseo Balcón de de Europa, Iglesia “El Salvador”. 12:00 h. Mass at the Church “El Salvador”, located at Europe`s balcony.
20.00.h. Mass at the Church “El Salvador”, located at Europe`s balcony.
- Ash wednesday, 4th of April 2012
18.00h Procession: Jesús Cautivo & Holy Virgin Mª Stma. de los Desamparados. Itenirary: Iglesia El Salvador, C/ Puerta del Mar, C/ Pintada, C/ Angustias, Plaza de la Ermita,C/ Granada, Plaza Cavana Paseo Balcón de Europa.
- Maundy thursday (Holy thursday), 5th of April 2012
18:00 h. Mass at the Church “El Salvador”.
21:30 h. Procession: Jesus of Nazareth and the Holy Virgin of Hope
Itinerary: Church, C /Puerta del Mar, C/ Pintada, Plaza Cantarero, C/ Mendez Nuñez, C/ Bronce, C/ Angustias, Plaza de la Ermita, C/ Granada, Plaza Cavana, C/ Carmen and Balcón de Europa.
- Good friday, 6th of April 2012
18:00 h. Mass at the Church ”El Salvador”
21:30 h. Procession of the Burial of Christ and the Holy Virgin of Dolores (Virgin of Sorrows). Same itinerary as Maundy Thursday.
- Easter sunday, 8th of April 2012
11:00 h. Mass at the Church “El Salvador”.
12:00 h. Procession of Christ Resurrected and Holy Mary. Itinerary: Balcón Europa, C/ Puerta del Mar, C/Pintada, C/ Arropiero, C/ Huertos, C/ Frigiliana, C/ Carretas, C/Pintada C/ Angustias, Plaza Ermita, C/ Granada, C/Carmen., Balcón de Europa .
20.00 h. Mass at the Church “El Salvador”
Source Nerja.es, official website of Nerja
More information about the holy week here.
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Burriana beach Nerja
Malaga flamenco festival in Nerja.
Flamenco dance festivalat the Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, located at Calle Granada 45, Nerja.
Entrance: 12 Euro
The Nerja flamenco festival 2012 program:
Thursday 22nd of March “Pureza”
CIA de Antonio Guerra
Voice: Miguel Angel Férnández y Mamen González
Guitar: Rubén Portillo (Níño Zamora”)
Friday 23rd of March 2012 “Encuentro”
CIA de Rosi de Alva
Dancers: Rosi de Lava y Lidia de Galvez
Voice: Nuria Martin y Domingo Torres
Saturday 24th of March 2012 “Flamenco y Arena”
CIA de Antonio y Saray
Live music and dance show ” The road of the Gipsy´s” represented by Tango´s and Buleria´s.
Source: Nerja guide – Tourist office of Nerja
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