Hacienda de San Rafael - Seville, Spain

Feria de Manzanilla "Wine Fair" 28 May to 2 June

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This Feria takes place in Sanlucar de Barameda where manzanilla is the local wine and from which the Feria takes its name. The Feria officially starts on the Tuesday night when the lights are turned on but unofically starts the weekend before

Opera, 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, 26, 28, 29 June

Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901) performed at the Maestranza Theatre, Seville

The history of the terrible curse that converts into tragedy the life of the deformed buffoon Rigoletto.

Today it is one of the most celebrated dramas in the history of opera.

La Noche de San Juan (St John) 23 & 24 June

Taking place in the pretty hilltop town of Vejer de la Frontera.  They celebrate the noche de San Juan (the night of St John)  and also the summer solstice with the burning of straw effigies.  There is a competition first to judge the best effigies.

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