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Almadia day, in Burgui (Navarra)

Next Saturday May 3rd, it will be held in Burgui the Almadia day, a National Tourist Interest declared meeting, where some almadias (wooden rafts) sail down along Esca river, to finish their little navigation at the Medieval bridge of this little village in Roncal valley.

Besides this main act, there will be some other cultural, sportive and folclorical activities to enjoy this beautiful and traditional day.

Almadía day in Burgui

This Saturday 27 takes place Almadía Day in Burgui.

The main event will be the arrival of the rafts to Burgui, planned to 12.30 on Saturday. But there is much more: a traditional market, traditional children’s games workshop, a Roncal Cheese Denomination of Origin Fair,  an scenification of the profession of washerwomen,… Another important meeting of the day, it will be a popular meal at 15 o’clock on the fronton. All enlivened with music played by Jarauta 69 (among others)…