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Celebration of the Virgin of Carmen, Procession & Free Live Music 2015

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Start Date: July 16, 2015
End Date: July 19, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm to 11:50 pm

Email: ajuntament@sitges.cat

Location: Port d'Aiguadol

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Celebration of the ‘Virgen del Carme’ with a procession of boats on the sea, and Havana Rum (drink). And live music.
Followed by other events until Sunday

Celebració de la Verge del Carme

Virgin of Carmen Procession

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Programme: Many at Sitges San Sebastian Bay & Beach

THURSDAY, JULY 16th

  • 12 midday
    Mass in honor of Our Lady of Carmen
    Parish of Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla
  • 20hrs 8pm
    Traditional procession of often 40+ boats along the coast of Sitges. With the image of the Virgin of Carmen, who is honoured with the sound of sirens and laying of a wreath in the sea. In front of Sitges cemetery (in memory fishermen and sailors who lay there and are deceased).
  • 21.30hrs : 9.30pm (approx)
    Atota Vela Band – Folk Live Free Music –
    Festival Port de Sitges Marina Sea

FRIDAY JULY 17th

  • 17hrs 5pm
    Opening of the Fair of the Ses
    With products from sailors, homemade food
    and activities for all ages.
    Playa de San Sebastian beach
  • 18hrs 6pm
    Travelling show and storytelling
    Playa de San Sebastian beach
    Presented by Ulldistret.
  • 22hrs 10pm
    Jazz concert
    Playa de San Sebastian beach

SATURDAY, JULY 18th

  • 12 midday
    Marine Craft Fair
    Playa de San Sebastian
  • 18hrs 6pm
    Fishermen Craft Fair
    Playa de San Sebastián
  • 18hrs 6pm
    Park Opening in Table Provincial de Barcelona
    Beach of San Sebastian

    • To highlight, through food, craft production and viticulture (local food, by proximity and quality)
      Natural & cultural from local parks and protected areas
  • 18hrs 6pm – 19.30hrs 7.30pm
    Giant Space Game
    Beach at San Sebastian
  • 18hrs 6pm
    ‘Little Havana’ Music & Rum
    Playa de San Sebastian

SUNDAY, JULY 19th

  • 12 midday
    Marine Craft Fair
    Playa de San Sebastian
  • 18hrs 6pm
    Kids Event / Show
    Playa de San Sebastian
  • 22hrs 10pm
    Closing of the Festival of the Virgin of Carmen
    Playa de San Sebastian

An Event with mass, in honor of the patron saint of the sea : Virgin of Carmen  (Carme)

Sailors and fishermen will open the festival program,

Oldest of traditions, with references (legend) that a British ship, was thankfully saved from a hurricane, by the holy Carmelite Scapular (robe)

With the support of the City of Sitges.

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Descripció

Celebració de la Verge del Carme amb processó marítima, havaneres i rom cremat.

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Sitges Council

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