El Angel Feria hosts live music, dancing, food, drinks and all the activities you would expect at a local Spanish neighborhood fiesta.
If you're looking for a bit of fun and Spanish culture then don't miss the El Angel Feria. Enjoy music and dancing with live music as well as competitions such as: dominoes, olive throwing, football, pasodobles and the crowning of Mr. and Mrs. Angel. This fiesta dedicates an entire to day to family fun and children's activities. Who wouldn't want to experience a Spanish dominoes contest or give olive throwing a try?
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2
20.00 - Solemn mass officiated by D. Eduardo Resa Huerta, pastor of the Church of the Holy Guardian Angel, accompanied by the choir of the Virgin Mother of Nueva Andalucia. Followed by, procession of the Santo Angel Custodio then through the streets of the colony.
10.00 - Opening and lighting of the exhibition site. Festivities to include:
23.00 - Great party enlivened by the Orchestra dare.
00.00 - Selection of "LADY ANGEL" and "MISTER ANGEL" followed by dancing and live music by Orchestra Atrvete.
SATURDAY 3 OCTOBER
11.30 - Children's games
13.00 - Fair day
16.00 - Children's football final
17.30 - Great children's Party for children with the following activities:
19.00 - Youth Soccer
22: 00 - Big dance accompanied by a full orchestra
00.00 - Folk dances contest, followed by large orchestra dance
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4
12.00 - Domino contest finals
12:30 - Flower pot contest
13.00 - Culinary competition
14.00 - Popular meal with dancing by Grupo Arenal
15.30 - Pasodobles contest
16.30 - Football singles against married men
17.30 - Football single against married women
22: 00 - Trophy presentation of the different competitions at the fair 2015
End of ceremony dance with Grupo Arenal entertainment.
With a very rich history this Spanish fiesta is one to experience. Former president of the El Angel neighborhood Association was quoted as saying, "it's a very ancient festival that is celebrated for more than 200 years" and continued to thank "the delegation of parties so that this event will continue".
We have been told that one of the traditions at El Angel fiesta is the Olive Throwing contest. Have you ever been to an olive throwing contest? Tell us about it in the comments section below...
Colonia El Angel, Marbella