Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Moraira Moors and Christians Festival – 2022 Programme

The Moors and Christians festival in Moraira is a tradition that the town carries out annually. This 2022, Moraira celebrates its popular Valencian festival again From 6 to June 12 with an extensive program that invites both residents and visitors.

Moraira Moors and Christians Programme 2022

Friday June 10th

  • 13:00 p.m. — Concentration of all rows in the Fortí and parade with arcabucería.
  • 13:30 p.m. — Shot from the arquebus on the Castle Esplanade.
  • 19:15 p.m. — Offering of flowers in honor of the Holy Christ of Moraira in the Hermitage of the Castle.
  • 22:30 p.m. — Parade of the Moors and Christians all the way to the beach.
  • 23:00 p.m. — Conquer Mora at La Ampolla Beach, followed by the Moraira Embassy and Conquest of Moraira Castle. 

Saturday June 11th

  • 08:00h — Wake up call.
  • 11:00 p.m. — Concentration of all rows in the Fortí and parade with pennants.
  • 12:00 a.m. — Mass in honor of the Holy Christ in the Moraira Parish and parade.
  • 13:30 p.m. — Shot from the arquebus in the Esplanade of the Castle and informal parade of rows.
  • 19:30 p.m. — Parade of the Moors and Christians all the way to the beach.
  • 20:00 p.m. — Christian Reconquest on the beach of La Ampolla. Assault on Moraira Castle by the Christian Side followed by the Christian Embassy and Reconquest of the Castle.
  • 00:00h — Popular Retreat from the Fortí. Then Night of Kabyles with a performance by the La Metro orchestra on Avenida del Portet.

Sunday June 12th

  • 08:00 a.m. — Wake up call
  • 12:00 p.m. — Parade with arcabuceria from El Fortí.
  • 12:30 p.m. — Shot from the arquebus on the Castle Esplanade.
  • 19:00 p.m. — Entrance of Music Bands from the Castle to the Fortí.
  • 20:00 p.m. — Grand Gala Parade of the Moorish and Christian bands. At the end of the parade Fireworks display.
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