XVI Cherry Festival Benirrama 2014

XVI Cherry Festival Benirrama 2014
  • Programa de fiestas
  • Dates:
    • Starts: 07/06/2014
    • Ends: 08/06/2014



Saturday 7th June


-At 9:30 Street parade of pipe and drums through all the villages of the valley.

-At 11:00 the inauguration of the 14th Tourism Fair of gastronomic and country products takes place in the Mayor Street. This can be visited during Saturday and Sunday.

-At 12:00 there will be a Workshop on Cave paintings, aimed at all age groups, given by the experienced painter and reproduction artist Miguel Guerrero.

-At  19:00 in the church in Benirrama, there will be a talk by Rafael Soler i Verdu, the renowned architect, teacher and member of the “Unió Cultural d’amics de la Vall de Gallinera”, entitled “El paisaje cultural de la Vall de Gallinera. Arquitectura Cero”

-At 20:00 in the school square there is a performance of Pelandruska, a folk group of music and dance, who come from nearby areas of Alcoià and el Comtat.

-At 22:00 there will be a public Barbecue of various local sausages, in the school square (tickets are on sale at the Town Hall).

-At Midnight there will be a disco with “DiscoRullMóbil” , with music remember from the 80’s


Sunday 8th June


-At 9:00 the 6th Meeting of the painters of the Vall de Gallinera.

-Also at 9:00 will be the start of a walk visiting to the cave paintings of Benirrama guided by the archaeologist Virginia Barciela, from the University of Alicante.

Duration:2hrs. Difficulty: Easy

-At 10:30 there will be a Workshop on the “throwing of ceramics on the wheel”

-At 13:30 there will be the Traditional championship of Cherry Stone spitting for children and adults.

-At 14:00 a Giant paella for everyone will be prepared and served in the school square (tickets are on sale at the Town Hall)

-At 17:00 there will be a performance of children’s theatre entitled “The ears of the rabbit”


The Parking Area will be situated before you go up the hill to Benirrama and there will be transport available for all visitors to take you up to the village.

Ayuntamiento Vall de la Gallinera

Carretera, 35

Tlfn. 966406553 - FAX 966406566


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