Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
Medieval Market of Puebla de Sanabria
The event was already celebrated in the thirteenth century, and came to have the royal protection of Alfonso IX, king of Leon, and Alfonso X "The Wise" of Castile and Leon.
It is about "transporting" visitors to the Middle Ages.
Both the castle and the medieval walls, as well as numerous balconies, are decorated with banners and banners to give color to the holiday.
Activities of the celebration:
Tournaments, falconry, parades with jugglers, minstrels, blind dancers, Moorish dancing, theater, popular games, children's activities, traditional music, theater visits, etc.
Characters (actors who recreate medieval times) involved in the event:
Jesters, hidalgos, acrobats, blind, some rogues, dancers, comedians, minstrels, mountebanks, card makers, gypsies, magicians, craftsmen, clerics, knights, gentlemen, musicians, witches, trapeze artists, etc.
- General information:
- Castilla y León Tourist Interest
- Approximately the weekend closest to August 15
Puebla de Sanabria. 49300 Zamora.
Tourist Office of Puebla de Sanabria
Dentro del Castillo (Muralla El Mariquillo). Puebla de Sanabria. 49300 Zamora.
Telephone: 980 620 734
Fax: 980 620 894
Tourist Office Provincial of Zamora
Pza de Viriato s/n. Zamora. 49071 Zamora.
Telephone: 980 536 495
Fax: 980 536 495