Santander’s Semana Grande 2023 is approaching, a unique celebration in honor of Santiago, the city’s patron saint, taking place from July 21st to July 30th, 2023. If you’re looking for an unforgettable experience during your stay in the capital of Cantabria, Hotel Antoyana invites you to enjoy this spectacular event filled with culture, fun, and joy.
Let the Celebration Begin!
On July 21st, 2023, at 21:30, the famous Chupinazo will mark the start of Santander’s Semana Grande, signaling days filled with excitement and festivities. From that moment on, the city will come alive with a wide variety of activities suitable for all tastes and ages.
Excellence in Bullfighting
The Feria Taurina de Santiago 2023 is one of the week’s standout events. Renowned nationwide, it takes place in the prestigious Cuatro Caminos bullring, where you can experience the passion and emotion of bullfights.
Gastronomy and Fun at the Feria de Día
The streets of Santander will turn into a true gastronomic paradise during the “Feria de Día 2023.” Discover the culinary delights of the region at the gastronomic stalls spread throughout the city, offering a wide variety of “pinchos” accompanied by refreshing beverages.
Curiosities and Traditions
The presence of the “Gigantillas” will create memorable moments during Semana Grande. These giants and big-headed figures will appear on two special occasions: during the Chupinazo and on Santiago’s Day (July 25th), filling the streets with magic and joy.
Music for Every Taste
The Plaza Porticada will become the musical hub with an impressive program of free concerts. Enjoy performances by renowned artists such as Nena Daconte, Mikel Erentxun, Mojinos Escozíos, Sofía Ellar, and many more.
Fireworks and Festivals
Semana Grande will be filled with breathtaking fireworks illuminating the sky from El Sardinero’s Second Beach on July 24th at 23:00. Additionally, festivals and music cycles will liven up various venues, ensuring that audiences of all ages enjoy the best music.
The Fair and the Circus
Don’t miss the XIII Feria de Gastronomía y Folclore Regional at the Campos de Sport de El Sardinero, where you can taste the traditional flavors of Cantabria and enjoy folk performances. For circus lovers, Circo Quimera will delight you with their show “Superhéroes” at the Parque de Mesones.
Hotel Antoyana offers a privileged location to fully experience Santander’s Semana Grande 2023. Enjoy our comfortable facilities and services to make your stay perfect. Book now and don’t miss this exciting event in Santander!
Note: Dates and event times may be subject to change. We recommend staying updated with the official schedule to ensure you don’t miss any details.