2018 SANT JULIÀ DE LÒRIA
CARNIVAL

2018 SANT JULIÀ DE LÒRIA
CARNIVAL

Von 09/02/2018 bis 12/02/2018

Sant Julià de Lòria ( Sant Julià de Lòria )


“Professions” has been chosen as the theme for this year’s edition of the Sant Julià de Lòria Carnival.  


This year, the Sant Julià de Lòria Carnival be centred around the theme of “professions”. The programme of Events opens with the traditional schools’ parade and closes with the ceremonial taking-down, trial and burning of the Carnestoltes carnival king effigy. In between, there is a week of fun in which young and old alike can take part and enjoy the carnival atmosphere, with activities such as treasure hunts, dances, street barbecues, batucada music and performances for children.

2018 Programme

Friday 9 February
10:00 a.m. Students from schools in Sant Julià de Lòria parade through the streets of the parish, accompanied by the musical performers of Diga'ls-hi Inquiets. The street party culminates at the Plaça de la Germandat. 

Saturday 10 February
5:00 p.m. Children’s treasure hunt. Plaça de la Germandat.
7:00 p.m. Official opening ceremony and the traditional “hanging” of Carnestoltes, accompanied by batucada music from Toca-te’ls. Plaça de la Germandat. 

Sunday 11 February
6:30 p.m. Grand parade with troupes of puppeteers, devils and wizards ; the Wicked Witch and baton-twirlers, along with a contest to choose the best float and troupe. The parade starts at Plaça Francesc Cairat and passes through Av. Verge de Canòlich, Av. Rocafort, Les Arades and Av. Verge de Canòlich, culminating in Plaça de la Germandat.
8:30 p.m. Street barbecue. Plaça de la Germandat.
9:00 p.m.  Batucada music with Toca-te’ls. Plaça de la Germandat.
9:30 p.m. Costume ball with a performance by Doble Cara.

Monday 12 February
5:00 p.m. Children’s show, Quina ballaruca, by the troupe La Cremallera. Plaça de la Germandat. (In the event of bad weather, the show will take place in the vestibule of the Culture and Conference Centre.)
7:00 p.m. Ceremonial taking-down, trial and burning of the Carnestoltes carnival king effigy. Plaça de la Germandat. 

For more information regarding the carnival programme, phone (+376) 744 044, cultura@comusantjulia.adhttp://www.santjulia.ad/


ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

Exhibition rooms and art galleries

EXHIBITION ROOMS AND ART GALLERIES

EXHIBITION ROOMS AND ART GALLERIES

One of the activities not to be missed in the Principality are the exhibition rooms and art galleries.

High mountain cuisine

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

Experience the flavours of high-mountain cuisine found in traditional Andorran cooking. Get ready for a taste of tradition!

Desconnecta de la rutina: sortides nocturnes amb múixing o raquetes de neu

NIGHT-TIME EXCURSIONS IN THE SNOW

NIGHT-TIME EXCURSIONS IN THE SNOW

Want to head into the woods and see how different everything looks in the moonlight? Choose your night-time excursion to do some mushing, snow rackets or snowmobile.

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Sculptures and fountains (Jaume Plensa)

SCULPTURES AND FOUNTAINS

SCULPTURES AND FOUNTAINS

Nature, water and culture fuse together in the countryside of the Principality, in several outdoor spaces replete with sculptures.

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The traditional bordes

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

THE TRADITIONAL BORDES

If you want to try the best Andorran cuisine, reserve your table now at one of the country's traditional bordes.

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RESTAURANTS FOR ALL TASTES NEARBY

Restaurant Pizzeria Uruguaia

RESTAURANT PIZZERIA URUGUAIA

RESTAURANT PIZZERIA URUGUAIA

Pizzeria Uruguaia is in the centre of the parish of Sant Julià de Lòria. 

Restaurant Cantàbric a Taula

RESTAURANT CANTÀBRIC A TAULA

RESTAURANT CANTÀBRIC A TAULA

El Cantàbric a Taula is located in the parish of Sant Julià de Lòria and specialises in fish and shellfish.

Celler Mas Berenguer

CELLER MAS BERENGUER

CELLER MAS BERENGUER

The Mas Berenguer winery in a country house in Pui d’Olivesa (Sant Julià de Lòria) is the youngest and most modest of Andorra’s wineries.

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