Gijón is in his Big Week of the 5 to the 15 of August, on the occasion of the Begoña festivities. The pistol shot will be read by the proclamation on the same day 5 in the Plaza Mayor. Ten days will open then in which there will be room for the International Festival of Gaitas Villa de Xixón, festivals and musical performances with artists such as Mocedades, Los Panchos, Martirio and León Benavente among others. The fireworks of the night of the 14 of August will put the finishing touch to the Gijón parties.
Proclamation by Lara Álvarez in the Plaza Mayor, 21 hours.
XVI International Bagpipes Festival 'Villa de Xixón' (Plaza Mayor, 21.45).
Orchestra Pikante (Paseo de Begoña, 22 hours).
Floral offering to Jovellanos (Plaza del Seis de Agosto, 11 hours).
Tony Manero Foundation (Plaza Mayor, 21 hours).
Gijonesa Artistic Grouping Festival (Plaza Mayor, 19.30 hours).
Rodrigo Cuevas, Celerina Sound System and Banda de Gaites LaKadarma (Plaza Mayor, 21.30 hours).
Furious Monkey House, (Plaza Mayor, 20 hours).
León Benavente (Plaza Mayor, 21.30).
Soleá Morente (Plaza Mayor, 21 hours).
Tekila Orchestra (Paseo de Begoña, to the 22).
Nick Lowe (Plaza Mayor, 21 hours).
Dvicio (West, at 23 hours).
Magic night of the 70: Micky, Mike Kennedy, Pepe Barranco and Los Linces (Plaza Mayor, at 19 hours).
Cuban Sound Project (Poniente beach, at 21 hours). Panorama Orchestra (Hermanos Castro Park, starting at 23 hours).
Martirio in concert (Plaza Mayor, 21 hours).
At Poniente beach, Beat2beast (21 hours) and OBK (23 hours). Next, Dj Cadena 100.
Jerry González & Friends (Plaza Mayor, at 21 hours).
Mocedades and Los Panchos (Playa de Poniente, at 23).
Fireworks at midnight. Next, The Golden Age of Spanish Pop in the West. Assia (in Begoña towards the 00.30).
Prima dance and chorus on Paseo del Muro and San Lorenzo beach. At 14 hours.
Also in Gijón from the 6 to the August 21 Luis Adaro opens its doors so that the International Fair of Samples celebrate your 60 anniversary in high style among bargains, bargains, sandwiches, beer and live demonstrations.
Bullfighting Fair of Begoña.
From the 10 to the 15 of August in the bullring of El Bibio.
Among the bullfighters who attend the event this year is Diego Ventura, El Juli, Miguel Angel Perera, Cayetano, Enrique Ponce, Juan José Padilla, El Fandi and José María Manzanares.