Patronage celebrations , on the 15th of August
They are realized in honour of the virgin , “La Virgen de la Antigua” , the appointed patron saint
of the city and in memory of the defeat of the Moorish troops.
We are able to enjoy in these celebrations an entertainment of various activities .
At the entrance of Almuñécar there are during these days an exhibition ground , with attractions
for all ages , and small houses ( fairground booths ) , where you taste typical dishes , located.
People go in procession in the evening , embarking the image at the beach “Playa de San Cristóbal”
and landing at the beach ”Playa del Paseo” , with the enjoyment that during their march to the
rocks the desired castle fireworks are iniciated.