Etiqueta 'Sant Antoni Fiestas'
Sant Antoni fiestas in Muro will not happen this year

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Muro cancels Sant Antoni

So, one of the best nights of the year - Sant Antoni Eve in Muro - will not be.

Andrew Ede02/01/2021 10:53

Sant Antoni fiestas in Sa Pobla, Mallorca

Sant Antoni fiestas in Sa Pobla, Mallorca

The Plaça Major in Sa Pobla is packed for Sant Antoni.

MDB 21/12/2020

Fiestas

The fiesta for collecting Pollensa's pine tree

As well as the pine climb in Pollensa, there is one in Puerto Pollensa - Cristian Agu was the first to make it to the top.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/01/2020 16:28

Sant Antoni fiestas in Capdepera, Mallorca

Sant Antoni fiestas in Capdepera, Mallorca

The picarolada gathering in January 2020.

Assumpta Bassa 15/01/2020

The festival of Sant Antoni is celebrated with bonfires and eel pie

Fiesta

The eel pie of Sant Antoni

The Albufera wetlands lie mostly in the municipalities of Sa Pobla and Muro, and Albufera is the source of eels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/01/2020 14:49

Dimoni Gros at Manacor

Events

Manacor opens the door for women to dance as Dimoni Gros

A new course is now available and half of the places are reserved for women to learn the steps of the dance.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/11/2019 11:46

Sant Antoni fiesta in Sa Pobla

Fiesta

Sa Pobla plans changes to the Sant Antoni fiestas

The January Sant Antoni fiestas are the most famous for what are Majorca's biggest fiestas of the year in that the whole island participates in one way or another.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/10/2019 04:01

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 14-20 January

A week almost totally dominated by fiestas. Demons correfocs for Sant Antoni on Wednesday in Alaro, Alcudia, Maria de la Salut, Muro and Santa Maria, and in Andratx and Badia Gran on Saturday. Fireworks and pyromusical spectacular in Sa Pobla on Wednesday. Correfoc for Sant Honorat in Algaida on Tuesday. Palma's music night for Sant Sebastià on Saturday (the correfoc isn't until Monday, 21 January). Thursday is the main day for all the animal blessings. It is also the day of the pine climb in Pollensa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/01/2019 19:30

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 7-13 January

The Sant Antoni fiestas are starting up, as is Sant Sebastià in Palma. Pollensa, Sa Pobla and Son Servera have their demons correfocs on Saturday. Palma has a procession and pop groups. Manacor has its rehearsals for Sant Antoni Eve. Otherwise, there is an Abba tribute at the auditorium in Palma, and the Campos cossier folk dancers will be out on Wednesday for the Sant Julià (Julian) fiestas.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/01/2019 19:06

Pollensa, Mallorca and the pine-tree climb for the Sant Antoni fiestas

Pollensa, Mallorca and the pine-tree climb for the Sant Antoni fiestas

The pine-tree climb in Pollensa attracts large crowds.

Jaume Morey 17/01/2018

Animal welfare

Concern about flouting of Pollensa pine climb cockerel ban

The Alternativa per Pollença wants the local police to mount a guard to ensure that a cockerel isn't placed at the top of the pine.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/01/2018 00:00

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 15-21 January

The biggest fiestas week of the year - Sant Antoni, Sant Sebastià and not forgetting Sant Honorat. Demon correfocs - Algaida (Monday); Alaro, Alcudia, Muro, Santa Maria (Tuesday); Palma (Sunday). And there's all the other stuff - Sa Pobla's pyromusical, the traditional blessings of animals, the climbing of the pine in Pollensa (and Puerto Pollensa), the music stages in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/01/2018 00:00

Fiestas

Sa Pobla Sant Antoni capacity cut to 7,000

The previous capacity in the Plaça Major hasn't in any event ever been reached.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter10/01/2018 00:00

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 8-14 January

Although Majorca's greatest fiestas - for Sant Antoni - are strictly speaking not until 16 and 17 January, they start on Tuesday in Manacor, while on Saturday in Sa Pobla there is the correfoc. Also in Andratx, Binissalem, Muro, Pollensa, Son Servera ... . Pink Floyd tribute in Palma, the outstanding jazz musician Andrea Motis in Sa Pobla, and the first big music party for Sant Sebastià in Palma.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/01/2018 00:00

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 9-15 January

A brief pause to gather breath before the Sant Antoni fiestas, so a fairly quiet week. Although Sant Antoni Eve is next week (Monday, 16 January), some of the schedules are listed here. Update Monday: weekend Sant Antoni events in Binissalem, Pollensa, Santanyi, Son Servera. Added Tuesday: Sant Antoni in Andratx this weekend. Update Wednesday: first events for Palma's Sant Sebastià are on Friday.

Andrew Ede08/01/2017 00:00