Local Festivals

The Saint Peter

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June, 29th is a public holiday for people of Castellón, but not for the people of Valencia. San Pedro, or Saint Peter is the  Saint of sailors. In his honor, the town of Castillón is organizing a mass and offers him flowers with a parade with the queens of the festival and their processions. Then a Miss is elected among the queens. When the sun sets, they start some boat trips leaving from the fishing port. The boats go around the town carrying a statue of the saint on board in the sound of fireworks. At night, begins bulls race. You can chill out in bars throughout the city, do karaoke listen to some concerts, enjoy some sardines "a la plancha"!

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