Fiestas de Solpalmo: August
The charming hamlet below Mojácar celebrates her patron day sometime during the first two weeks of August.The traditional ribbon race, dance-music and the coronation of the fiesta Queen and the courtiers make up the attractions.
Mojácar’s Saint’s Day: August 28
The traditional festival in honour of San Agustín is held during several days around the date, and always includes the nearest week-end. Along with the evening dances with live groups, other enjoyable concerts and sports activities are held. Also not to be missed is the bringing of the water from the fountain to be offered for the Saint’s blessing, when the Mojaquera maidens wear their traditional outfits.
Día de La Patrona Virgen del Rosario: 7th October
Many activities on this day to celebrate the Virgin of the Rosario Saint, including the traditional ribbon race on horseback for married folk.
Christmas in Mojácar
An excellent time to participate in some of the special masses and concerts held in the parish church. New Year’s Eve is particular fun with the consumption of the twelve lucky grapes and cava held in the square under the clock tower and the various parties that follow after.