CASTANYADES 2016

CASTANYADES 2016

The  31/10/2016

Ordino, La Massana, Encamp, Pas de la Casa, Escaldes-Engordany ( ENC, ORD, MAS, ESC )


Different popular “castanyades” are held in Andorra for All Saints.


The so-called “Castanyada” is a deep-rooted traditional festival in the Principality, this year held on Monday  31 October, whose origins date back to an ancient funeral ritual.

Apart from chestnuts (Castanyes – which give the festival its name), the sweet almond “panellets” and sweet potatoes are also on the menu, with muscatel wine.

Popular “Castanyades”

In Encamp, in Plaça de Sant Miquel, at 7 p.m. 
In El Pas de la Casa, in Plaça de l’Església at 8 p.m. 
More information: Tel. (+376) 731 490. 

In Ordino, in the Plaça Major at 9 p.m.
More information: Tel. (+376) 878 100. 

In La Massana, in Pl. de les Fontetes, at 9 p.m.
More informatin: Tel. (376) 835 693.

In Escaldes-Engordany, in Plaça dels dos Valires, at 9.30 p.m. Organised by the Associació dels Amics del Pont dels Escalls.
More information: Tel. (+376) 890 890.


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