Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
A delicious gastronomic feast
The Festival of Exaltation of Cangrejo de Río
Among the activities prepared for the occasion are the fancy dress contest and the parade of carriages, which brings a myriad of colours to the festival. The competitions of live and prepared crabs are the events proceeding one of the most awaited events of the festivities: the crab paella, available for everybody who attends the celebrations.
The climax of the festival is the burning of a giant wooden crab, with which the festivities are drawn to a close until the next year.
- General information:
- Castilla y León Tourist Interest
- First Sunday of august
Herrera de Pisuerga. 34400 Palencia.
Oficina de Turismo of Herrera de Pisuerga
Paseo de los Tilos,1. Herrera de Pisuerga. 34400 Palencia.
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