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Cavalhadas São Pedro

Sport

Cavalhadas São Pedro

Date

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 00:00h.

Where

Ribeira Grande.
Ribeira Grande (São Miguel).

Information

The Cavalhadas are one of the most curious Azorean festivals, occurring on St. Peter's Day. The feast includes a horse parade, which seems to have been inspired by medieval tournaments. Knights, lancers, stewards and white-collared snappers with cloaks and red bands, mounted on horses, are concentrated alongside the Manor of Mafoma, home of the century XVIII, and begin a cavalcade to the sound of trumpets, behind the "king" or majoral, a personage of long beards

Contacts

Ecologic Trail Run
- | Ecologic Trail Run (São Miguel)
Cavalhadas São Pedro
| Cavalhadas São Pedro (São Miguel)
Walk&Talk - Arts Festival
- | Walk&Talk - Arts Festival (São Miguel)
Azores Rallye
- | Azores Rallye (São Miguel)