Local Fiestas

One of the most important part of the fiestas is the “QUALCADA” (parade or ride) and the traditional “JALEO”, that consists of the rider “Caixer” making the horse rear to the rhythm of the band, at the main square.

Here are the dates of the local fiestas throughout the summer:

CIUDADELA: Sant Joan Fiestas.
‐ Sunday before the feasts of Sant. Joan. “Lamb day”
‐ 23rd and 24th of June. Jaleo, games at es Pla (port), eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.
 
ES MERCADAL: Sant Martí Fiestas.
‐ Third weekend in July. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

FORNELLS (Es Mercadal): Sant Antoni Fiestas.
‐ Fourth weekend in July. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

ES CASTELL: Sant Jaume Fiestas.
‐ 24th y 25th of July. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

ES MIGJORN GRAN: Sant Cristòfol Fiestas.
‐ Fifth weekend of July or first weekend of August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

LLUCMAÇANES (Maó/Mahón): Sant Gaietà Fiestas.
‐ First weekend of August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

ALAIOR: Sant Llorenç Fiestas.
‐ Weekend after 10th of August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

SANT CLIMENT (Maó/Mahón): Sant Climent Fiestas.
‐ Third weekend in August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

FERRERIES: Sant Bartomeu Fiestas.
‐ 23rd and 24th of August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.
‐ 25th of August. Donkeys Jaleo.

SANT LLUÍS: Sant Lluís Fiestas.
‐ Last weekend of August. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

MAÓ/MAHÓN: Mare de Déu de Gràcia Fiestas.
‐ 7th, 8th and 9th of September. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration and the town´s traditional activities.

 

EL TORO (Es Mercadal): Sant Nicolau Fiestas.
‐ Saturday after the feasts of Maó. Jaleo, Caragol, eucharistic celebration in Es Mercadal.
‐ Sunday after the feasts of Maó. Eucharist at the altar of Monte Toro and Jaleo. In this celebration all the "Caixers fadrins", the flag bearers of each town, who have participated in the feasts.

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