The festival is a Declared Festival of Tourist Interest and will take place May 11,12 and 13 days in Santolaya de Cabranes. We give you all the agenda of events to enjoy that weekend.
· Friday, May 11
· 21.00 hours.
Opening of the festivities by the Official Chronicler D. Enrique Corripio Monestina, appointment of the Xana and Xanín of the Festival and presentation of the Painting of the Festival Work of the local artist Santos Monestina.
· 21.30 hours.
Placement of the Umbrella in the Tree of the Plaza del Emigrante that, according to tradition, will scare the orbayu during the festivities. Chupinazu will open the 2018 San Francisco Festivities.
· 22: 00 hours.
XXI DAY OF CONFRATERNIZATION OF NEIGHBORS AND FRIENDS OF CABRANES
Barbecue dinner at Plaza del Emigrante. Menu: grilled meats, Creole, ribs and chicken. Rice with milk from Santolaya. Drink and bread
Price: Adults 18 euros - Children 8 euros, up to 12 years.
Registration until Wednesday May 9 at CASA JOSELU 985 89 80 11 and CASA SUÁREZ 985 89 80 12. Organization 677 395 680.
· 24: 00 hours.
Verbena «TAXI GROUP» of Asturias and «DISCK JOCKEY ANDRÉS».
· Saturday, May 12
DAY OF COUNTY CHILD COEXISTENCE, in Santolaya.
A bus will pick up from the morning 10 all the children of the council and the CRA La Coroña wishing to participate, previous registration.
From the 11: 00 h. until the 16: 00 h., games, and fun with children's entertainment. At 13: 00 h. food already at 16: 00 h. I return by bus to home.
· 17: 00 hours.
25 Official Championship of Pourers.
1º Contest of the scoring year for the championship of Asturias. At 20: 00 h. awards.
· 23: 00 hours
Verbena «K-LIBRE GROUP» and «DISCK JOCKEY ANDRÉS.
· Sunday, May 13
XXXIX FESTIVAL OF RICE WITH MILK AND DAY OF SAN FRANCISCO DE PAULA
· 10: 00 hours. Official reception of the different Gastronomic Guilds invited to the V Grand Chapter of the Confraternity of Rice with Milk in the Social Center of the City Council of Cabranes.
11: 00 hours. Civic parade through the streets of Santolaya, the brotherhoods accompanied by the Gavic Band of Villaviciosa »El Gaiteru» and the Villaviciosa Folk Group.
Collection of the Festival's painting, work of Local Artist Santos Monestina, in the Lavaderu of El Vallín and return to the Emigrante Square.
TRADITIONAL MARKET with 40 craft stalls and agri-food products during the morning.
· 11.30 hours. Act of the V Grand Chapter of the Confraternity of Rice with Milk, in the Plaza del Emigrante, with the presentation of new members and oath.
· 11: 30 hours. MASS IN HONOR TO SAN FRANCISCO DE PAULA in the Parish Church of Santa Eulalia, and followed by the traditional procession to the Emigrant Square, accompanied by the Gavic Band of Villaviciosa »El Gaiteru» and the Villaviciosa Folk Group.
· 13.30 hours. PREGÓN and INSTITUTIONAL ACT FROM THE XXXIX RICE FESTIVAL WITH MILK.
· 14.00 hours. Public failure of the festival contest and awards ceremony.
During the morning, a Free tasting of rice with milk from Cabranes, offered by the local dairy products company SANTOLAYA, and commemorative trunks of the Festival may be purchased. There will be two shuttle buses from the Benjamín Prida Cuesta Business Park to the Church from the 11: 00h in the morning to the 15: 00h in the afternoon.