From 13 to 22 July, Pedreguer celebrates its traditional Festivals of Bonaventura with a varied programme of events for all ages that includes concerts, dances,orchestras, family activities, floats, etc …
This year, as a great novelty from Thursday 12 to Sunday July 15, BonaventuraFest is celebrated, a free rock festival that combines national and international groups, many of them unknown in the most common circuits of the festivals. You can find out about the entire festival program with group videos in this entry from La Marina Plaza .
Complete Programme of Events……
Friday 13. Night of the Proclamation
1:00 p.m. Announcement of the start of the Fiestas in honor of Saint Bonaventure with the traditional rounding of bells and the parade.
7.30pm. Concert I BonaventuraFest at the Pub Verdolaga with the performance of the NUC group .
23.00 h. The Fiesta Committee and the FIFTH 2018 ANROSS, accompanied by the BATUKA KATUBA, will go to the Town Hall where the proclamation will take place from the balcony by CARLOS TARQUE , singer of the MCLAN group.
Next Correfoc in the Plaza Mayor, by the Cultural Association COET I CORDA , accompanied by the BATUK, KATUBA and the beginning of the I BonaventuraFest in the Plaça de l’Amistat, with the performance of the groups: NEW PULL, THE FUSSILLIS , TERBUTALINA AND GALLOS.
(Note: To attend the correfoc, read the warnings of the holiday leaflets and observe the established rules)
Immediately afterwards, I Entrada de Bous will be in charge of the LA PALOMA de Xaló Livestock, and later release of the cattle of the BENAVENT Livestock farm of Quatretonda.
1:00 p.m. Disco-mobile in the courtyard of the school Alfàs, by MOTIVATION SOUND EXPERIENCE, with the collaboration of the FIFTH 2018 L’ANROSSINA.
Saturday 14. Presentation day
10:00 p.m. Popular morning of CLUB CICLISTA DE PEDREGUER at the industrial estate les Galgues
12.00 h. Entrance of Bulls , by the BENAVENT Livestock of Quatretonda, and later loose of cows of the CRESPO Livreges of Pedreguer.
1:00 p.m. The Bells!
1:00 p.m. BonaventuraFest: Vermouth Session on the street of Assutzena with the performance of the SECOND COMING group , sponsored by BAR PLAÇA.
6:00 p.m. XLVII Foot Tour of Pedreguer, organized by the CLUB OF ALETETRY CAMETES. At the end there will be beer and water sponsored by DISPE LEVANTE, SL for all participants.
6:30 p.m. At the Glorieta exhibition of simultaneous chess games by the international teacher CARLOS GARCIA FERNANDEZ organized by the MUNICIPAL SCHOOL OF ESCACS of Pedreguer.
7.30pm. BonaventuraFest: Evening session at the Pub Quatre Estacions with the performance of the group 3 TONES .
8:00 p.m. Parade of Pedreguer MUSIC BAND through the streets of our town.
8:00 p.m. Inauguration of the exhibition of old photographs “Pedreguer: prints of yesterday and today” , organized by the ASSOCIATION THE PORXENS (Association for the Recovery of Pedreguer Cultural Heritage), in the Mestre Serrano street, 30. L ‘ Exhibition hours will be from 7:45 p.m. to 10 p.m., until July 22.
23.30 h. Great night of celebrations for children. PRESENTATION OF THE 2018 celebrations in the courtyard of the school of L’Alfàs. Next we will enjoy the performance of the tenors of the group IN VIVO.
At the end of the day, there will be a CRAZY ZOO in the courtyard of the Alfàs.
23.30 h. BonaventuraFest in the Plaza de la Amistad with the performance of the groups: MOTHER CROW, EMPTY BOTTLES, THE VANJAS, MUTAGÉNICOS and GOLDEN GRAHAMS.
Sunday 15. Saint Bonaventure Day
8:00 p.m. General flight of bells and large aerial wake shot from different points of the village by the RICARDO CABALLER, SA (RICASA) pyrotechnics.
10:00 p.m. Parade of Pedreguer MUSIC BAND .
12.00 h. Mass in honor of Saint Bonaventure, presided over by Mons. Manuel Ureña Pastor, Archbishop Emérito of Saragossa, accompanied by the organ Grenzing with his titular organist JOSEP VICENT GINER and sung by the COR SAN BONAVENTURA.
At the end of the mass will be the traditional “pedestrian careers” accompanied by COLLA L’OCAIVE. We encourage you to participate.
At the end of the show, a pyrotechnic show will be shot at the Pòrxens, by the fireworks RICARDO CABALLER, SA (RICASA)
13:30 a.m. BonaventuraFest: vermouth session at Bar la Musical, with the performance of the group THE BOO DEVILS
7.30 pm BonaventuraFest: evening session at Pub Verdolaga, with the performance of the DANDY WOLF group
8:00 p.m. The Festivals Commission, along with the festivals and celebration parties and children, will visit the postulates against cancer. The Offering to Sant Bonaventura will be followed , which we invite all the people to participate. At the end of the offering, they will shoot XXI Salves and the Solemn Procession of our Patron Saint Bonaventure will begin with the participation of the whole town. The route will be through the streets: Plaza Mayor, Town Hall, Ample, Sant Joan, Clavell, Sant Antoni, Angel, Devotees, Avenida Alicante, Sun, Santa Marta Square, Literato Azorín, City Hall, Plaza Mayor. The Commission invites the entire neighborhood to decorate the streets through which the procession goes.
At the end of the procession, a Fireworks Castle will fire at the schoolyard of the Alfàs, by the fireworks RICARDO CABALLER, SA (RICASA). People from the village are invited to go down to Blasco Ibáñez street, as this will be the best place to enjoy the show.
22.30 h. BonaventuraFest in the Plaza de la Amistad, with the performance of the groups: LLOBRROS, MOIKAVE, JODIE CASH, LEONE.
1:00 p.m. Great Night of Dance in the Plaza Mayor, with the performance of the spectacular LA MUNDIAL orchestra.
Monday 16. Day of the Mother of God of the Carmen
8:00 p.m. General volume of bells.
10:00 p.m. Parade of the Colla de Dolçainers and Tabaleters THE TRAGINERS of Pedreguer and then accompaniment of the festivities and celebrations in the Residence of the Mother of God of the Carmen.
12.00 h . Solemn Mass at the Mare de Déu del Carme Residence, sung by the COR SAN BONAVENTURA de Pedreguer.
12.00 h. III Bous entrance , in charge of the BENAVENT Livestock of Quatretonda, and later loose of cows of the same Livestock.
7:00 p.m. Traditional entrance to the Murta with the accompaniment of the MUSIC BAND and COLLA L’OCAIVE by Pedreguer.
Next IV entry of Bous in charge of the La Paloma de Xaló La Ramaderia, sponsored by PEDRO CANTÓ, SL
Next will take place the first afternoon of challenges between the Cattle ranches ELS COVES of Pedreguer and BENAVENT of Quatretonda.
8:00 p.m. Performance at the Friendship Square of the Pedreguer Dance Group , with traditional music and dances. There will be a burrito for the assistants courtesy of PUB VERDOLAGA and weighed down with the collaboration of GRANISOL.
00.00 h. V entrance of Bous , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer, and later loose of cows of the Cattle ranch FDO. MACHANCOSES de Cheste.
2:00 p.m. GRAN CORDÀ by Juan García Estellés Pyrotechnics, commercial delegation of Fireworks of Mª Angustia Pérez de Burjassot, organized by the Cultural Association COET I CORDA. Note: to attend the event, you must read the holiday book warnings and observe the established rules.
Tuesday 17. Children’s day
10:00 p.m. Child wardrobe for all the children of the town who want to accompany the festerets and festeretes, enlivened by BATUCÀ KATUBA, sponsored by BAR PLAÇA. At the Parc del Patronat there will be children’s and aquatic games for all children and children. little girls who want to have fun.
10:00 p.m. XV Valencian ball game at the Trinquet Municipal, with the “brush” mode. This event is organized by the CLUB DE PILOTA of Pedreguer.
11.30 am In the Plaza de la Amistad, registration at the III BIRRATLÓ FESTIVALS OF PEDREGUER , sponsored by PUB VERDOLAGA.
12.00 h. Traditional Festive Concert in the Church of the Holy Cross, directed by Josep Vicent Giner, with the participation of outstanding soloists.
12.00 h. III BIRRATLÓ FESTIVAL OF PEDREGUER, enlivened by the Colla de Dolçainers and Tabaleters THE TRAGINERS of Pedreguer. The route will be 1,600 m. and will pass through the following streets: Mestre Serrano – San Roc- Lepant – Carrer Major. At the end, the awards ceremony will be made at PUB VERDOLAGA.
13:30 a.m. Cassalla “to gogó” on Avenida Maria López, sponsored by BAR LLAURADOR.
6:00 p.m. B is popular for all the boys and girls in Pòrxens, sponsored by SUPERMERCATS MASYMÁS.
6:30 p.m. Entry and release of bull-wheelbarrows for children. Everyone is invited to enjoy this show.
8:00 p.m. Cordà Infantil en el Carrer Major, with the collaboration of the Cultural Association COETI CORDA. The Commission invites all the children of the town to participate in this event. (Note: To attend the event, read the warnings of the holiday book and observe the established rules.)
22.00 h. POPULAR DINNER in the courtyard of the Alfàs school, brightened up by Xaranga MAMAT I CALLA. After the performance of the great orchestra LA TRIBU.
Wednesday 18. Bull’s Day
8:00 p.m. VI Entrada de Toros de la cría ELS COVES de Pedreguer. Then loose from cows of CRESPO cattle ranch from Pedreguer.
9.00 h. Inscriptions to the Glorieta to participate in the Humoristic Rally.
9:30 p.m. Exit of the Humoristic Rally from the Glorieta, organized by the EXCURSIONISTA DE PEDREGUER CENTER. At the end of the awards ceremony, the Place of Friendship will be held.
11.30 am VII Entry of bulls from the CRESPO cattle ranch of Pedreguer with the collaboration of “Bar Cafeteria El Raconet. Xampier and Josefa “. At the end there will be NOVILLES SPECIAL LOCK of the ELS COVES livestock, sponsored by ALMENDRAS ARTIGUES, SL
7:00 p.m. VII Entry of bulls from the LA PALOMA de Xaló cattle ranch. After the entrance, concentration in the corral of the Avenida de Alicante, members of the association PASSIÓ PELS BOUS and all the enthusiasts who want to take a passacarrer to the Plaza Mayor, accompanied by the TOCA’T UN OU sausage. Next, released from 4 Serrillos Bous of the prestigious livestock Carlos Núñez de Cádiz, sponsored by the Association PASSIÓ PELS BOUS with the collaboration of Bar Rei Jaume.
8:00 p.m. Concert in the Plaza de la Amistad in charge of the Colla de Dolçainers i Tabaleters ELS TRAGINERS of Pedreguer . There will be lemon slime with the collaboration of HELADOS ARTESANOS PALACIO and burrito sponsored by DISPE LEVANTE SL for the assistants.
4:30 p.m. IX Entrada Bulls , all bulls, of the BENAVENT livestock of Quatretonda and SOLTA ESPECIAL of the ASENSI livestock, with the collaboration of Sergio Durá.
1:00 p.m. Performance of the LOL and POP group in the Plaça de l’Amistat.
Thursday 19. Day of the Elderly and the paellas
10.30 am Concentration in the Social Center of all the elderly people of the town and march towards the Residence of the Mother of God of the Carmen, accompanied by QUINTANA and PACO. They will distribute fartons, by gentility of SUPERMARKETS MASYMAS and horchata by gentleness of GRANISOL. In addition, there will be a dance celebrated by QUINTANA and PACO.
11.30 am X Bull Ring , by the FDO Ranch. MACHANCOSES de Cheste, and later loose of cows of the LA PALOMA de Xaló Livestock.
13:30 a.m. Popular paellas in Pòrxens, with the collaboration of SUMA-SUPERMERCAT MARGARITA, and the butchers PANXETA, BLANQUET AND ORTOLÀ. This event will be celebrated by the MAMA’T I CALLA drink. NOTE: The meat and rice for the paella will be distributed the same day to the Pórgens.
5:00 p.m. Feast of foam on Sant Roc street sponsored by QUINTÀ 2018 L’ANROSSINA.
7.30pm. XI Entry of Bulls , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer. Next, second afternoon of challenges , between the CRESPO Farms of Pedreguer and LA PALOMA de Xaló.
8:00 p.m. In Calle Cova Santa, wine and vermouth tasting by RESTAURANT BROU with the musical accompaniment of LOS DONALDSON.
4:30 p.m. Dance in the Plaza Mayor with the orchestra VALENCIA.
Friday 20. Day of the fifties
8:00 p.m. XII Entrada de Bous , in charge of the CRESPO Livestock of Pedreguer, and later loose of cows of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer.
10:00 p.m. Popular breakfast of cakes in the Plaza de la Amistad with the collaboration of FORN JAUME, FORN DEL CARRER AMPLE and FORN COLAU-ADELA.
12.00 h. XIII Entry of Bulls , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer, and later loose of cows of the Cattle ranch FDO. MACHANCOSES de Cheste.
12.00 h. In the Plaza de la Amistad, beer and casserole “to gogó”, celebrated by DJ MIQUEL I sponsored by QUINTÀ 2008 L’ESPARPELL. There will also be a “mechanical bull” sponsored by ELECTRICIDAD ARAQUE.
6:30 p.m. Concentration of quintadas in the poultry yard located on Avenida de Alicante. Next, V Entrada de Quintades,accompanied by the Xarangues “TOCAT UN OU” and “CONTRACANT” with the collaboration of FIFTE 2008 L’ESPARPELL and FIFTE 1998 L’ESCLAFIT, respectively. Next, great afternoon of dance in the Plaza Mayor with the performance of the LA PATO orchestra .
00.00 h. Great night of Rock in the schoolyard of L’Alfàs with the groups GIN LEMON’S, TREMENDA JAURIA, AUXILI AND ASSEKES. Videos of the groups.
4:30 p.m. XIV Bullring entrance , in charge of the LA PALOMA de Xaló Livestock, and later release of the cattle ranch of ELS COVES de Pedreguer.
Saturday 21. Dispose of the floats
8:00 p.m. XV Entrada de Bous , in charge of the LA PALOMA de Xaló La Ramaderia, and later loose of cows from the CRESPO Livregas de Pedreguer.
12.00 h. XVI Entry of Bulls , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer, and later loose of cows of the Cattle ranch FDO. MACHANCOSES de Cheste
7.30pm. Great parade of floats and groups on foot for the usual itinerary. The parade will be enlivened by the Colla de Dolçainers and Tabaleters EL TRAGINERS and the Pedreguer MUSIC BAND.
4:30 p.m. XVII Entrada de Bous , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer, sponsored by Almendras Artigues, SL and later release of cows of the LA PALOMA de Xaló La Ramaderia.
1:00 p.m. Macro-discombile TUMBALEA REVOLUTION in the courtyard of the Alfàs school
Sunday 21. Day of Sant Roc
8:00 p.m. General volume of bells.
8:00 p.m. XVIII Entrada de Bous , in charge of the Cattle ranch ELS COVES of Pedreguer, and later loose of cows of the La Paloma de Xaló Cattle ranch.
9.00 h. Fishing Contest at the Parador de Xàbia, organized by the Pedreguer FISHING CLUB. NOTE: Registration will be made at Bar Costa Blanca (Bar Charco)
10:00 p.m. At the Parc del Patronat the 19th Petanca Tournament and the X Traditional Tournament of Bowling will be celebrated , with the collaboration of SUPERMERCATS MASYMAS, organized by the CLUB DE PETANCA of Pedreguer and the CLUB DE BITLLES of Pedreguer.
10:00 p.m. TRUC Tournament in Pòrxens, organized by FRIENDLY ASSOCIATION OF THE TRUC
10:00 p.m. Parade of the Band of Music.
12.00 h. Mass in honor of Sant Roc, accompanied by the organ Grenzing at mb the titular organist JOSEP VICENT GINER and sung by the COR SAN BONAVENTURA .
At the end of the mass, the ball trophy , cycling race, bowling, trick, petanque and the fishing contest will be handed over. Then at the Plaza Mayor beer tasting with the collaboration of DISPE LEVANTE, SL and ALMENDRAS ARTIGUES, SL
7.30pm. Nineteen Entry of Bulls , in charge of the FDO Livestock. MACHANCOSES, sponsored by ROLSER, and later release of cows from the Cattle ranch ELS DE Pedreguer.
4:30 p.m. Night dance in the Plaza Mayor with the JAM GROUP .
When the orchestra finishes there will be loose of cows of the cattle ranch ELS COVES until the dawn.