Anchovy’s Day Festival in Rincon de la Victoria in September

Anchovy's Festival (Boquerón Victoriano)Rincon de la Victoria celebrates in September the new edition of the Anchovy Week. This is an event which is declared of Tourist Interest in the province.

Anchovy is the culinary symbol of the province. In fact, the locals of Malaga are also known as “anchovies” (Boquerones).

This popular event attracts thousands of people each year to the sea promenade of Rincon de la Victoria. This is where you can sample over 300 kilos of anchovies for free when purchasing a drink.

Anchovy is the culinary symbol of the province.

When is it?

In 2018 the Anchovy Festival takes place from 19 to 23 September.

The days with free tastings of anchovies will be 22 and 23 September on the promenade.

Activities for all ages

During these days there will not only be delicious free tastings. Those who visit this municipality located in the region of Axarquia, can also enjoy several concerts and a children’s party.

Pescaíto tastings will take place every day at noon on the waterfront of Rincon de la Victoria, next to the tourist office.

With each drink there is a free fish portion. Each day there will be several concerts, and there is a day for children.

The municipality of Rincon de la Victoria is located about 18 km from Malaga, in the region of Axarquia which is home to the highest peaks of the province and many hidden white villages. This part of the Costa del Sol is much less known internationally than its western part.

Rincon de la Victoria is popular for its sea caves and beaches and also has prehistoric sites. If you decide to visit it, take your time to explore this municipality, you won’t regret it.

Official website for activities calendar: http://www.rincondelavictoria.es/agenda/

Raúl G.T

Raúl G.T

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Travel blogger, web developer and content editor. Author of many of the travel guides and tips available online about Andalucia, Malaga and Spain.
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