(Worldkings.org) The historic Saturday parade will be followed with a parade of about 400 people in folk costumes consisting of members of the local associations and ensembles.
(Worldkings.org) Sankt Hans involves communal singing, bonfires and dancing – a tradition captured by artist P S Krøyer in a 1906 painting.
(Worldkings.org) The festival is held in the small village of As Nieves in the municipal of Pontevedra in Galicia, and is held every year on July 29. Galicia is Spain’s westernmost region, bordering Portugal to the south and the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the north.
(Worldkings.org) This starts at about 9pm with dance and music - usually a popular Greek singer or a famous band who have been especially invited for the occasion.
(Worldkings.org) Highlight: Dancing until dawn in the town square on the Saturday night, and staying for the Sunday procession of the Virgin to mass.