Here is the programme for this year’s Feria de San Isidro 2015 in Estepona.
Tuesday, 12 May
8 pm – Fairground – Children’s Day. 50 % Discount on fairground rides
10 pm – Official inauguration of the Fairground accompanied by the Municipal Town Band.
Fairground, Main Pavillion – Presentation of the San Isidro Feria Queens and Ladies. Performance by the Ana Guerrero Dance Academy.
Music and dancing with the group “La Cala”.
Wednesday, 13 May
1 pm – Entertainment in the main pavillion with music provided by DJ.
6 pm – Fruit and Vegetable contest at the Agricultural Cooperative.
10 pm – Performance by the Monica Peña Dance School, followed by DJ in the main pavillion at the fairground.
Thursday, 14 May
12 noon – Main pavillion. Dance to the music of the resident DJ.
2.30 pm – Sample the traditional local soup free of charge. Performance of classical Spanish dance by the Monica Peña Dance School.
6 pm – Children’s Party in the Main Pavillion.
10 pm – Main Pavillion. Performance by the La Milana Dance Academy.
11 pm – Music and dancing into the early hours with the group ‘Malacai’.
Friday, 15 May – Patron Saint’s Day – Local Holiday in Estepona
8 am – San José Church. Official floral offering to the Patron Saint
12 noon – Iglesia San José. Holy Mass in honour Of San Isidro Labrador
1 pm – San José Church. Performance of traditional dancers of Málaga. Typical Andalucian Dance with the La Milana Dance Academy
1.30 pm – Plaza Antonia Guerrero. IV “San Isidro” Domino Championship
2 pm – Estepona Streets. Typical Andalucian Horse Parade. Visit to the Altars in honour of San Isidro Labradror. Traditional Andalucian Dance.
6 pm. Procession In Honour Of San Isidro Labrador. Route: Iglesia San José, Calles Valencia, Zaragoza, Papuecas, Montecillo, Casares, San Juan, Pozo Pila, Africa, Avda. San Lorenzo, Real, Terraza, El Cid, Goya, & Iglesia San José. This will be followed by the release of doves, fireworks and a performance of the Andalucian and Spanish anthems by the Estepona Town Band.
10.30 pm – Main Pavillion: Concert by Dan Rojas.
11.30 pm – Music and dancing into the early hours with the group ‘Latidos’.
Saturday, 16 May
10 am – Main pavillion: Local Wine Tasting Competition.
11.30 am – Fairground. Chainsaw Contest.
1.30 pm – Fairground. Axe Skills Contest.
6 pm – Fairground. Pack horse contest.
7 pm – Fairground. Cork pack horse display.
10 pm – Spanish Coplas sung by Raquel Framit and Rocio Alba in the Main Pavillion.
11 pm – Music and dancing into the early hours with the group ‘Latidos’.
Sunday, 17 May
11.30 am. Fairground. Horse Gymkana.
12.30 pm. Fairground. Horse Lance Competition.
1.30 pm. Fairground. Ribbons Horse Race.
2 pm. Awards for the different contests.
Midnight. Fairground – Bonfire and Fireworks.