Tag: Pollença festivals

Pollenca’s fiestas: the battle between Moors and Christians

| April 6, 2012

The main event in this celebration recreates the battle of May 30, 1550 against Dragut the Corsair and his band of pirates.
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Pollenca – The Feast of Corpus Christi

| March 29, 2012

There is an ancient tradition associated to the Feast of Corpus Christi of which only the town of Pollença can boast: Ball de les Àguiles (Dance of the Eagles) and the ritual dance known as Sant Joan Pelós (Hairy St. John). Corpus Christi, celebrated sixty days after Easter Sunday, is a colourful, traditional holiday in Pollença.
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Pollenca International Classical Music Festival

| February 27, 2012

The International Classical Music Festival has been held since 1962 in the Majorca town of Pollença, in the incomparable setting of the Santo Domingo Cloister.
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