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Templars Night in Ponferrada starts today

In the enchanted village of Ponferrada, Spain, thousands of townspeople gather for the annual fair Templars Night

  • June 27, 2018 20:30
  • Author Olya Georgieva
Medium cultura y patrimonio espa%c3%b1ol
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A five day big celebration with medieval artisan markets, historical reenactments, parades, music, workshops and magnificent firework shows is what you can expect if you attend the Templars Night in Ponferrada, Spain. Templars night in Ponferrada starts today on June 27th and will end this Sunday July 1st. As the first full moon of the Summer Solstice emerges, a ceremonial Parade will be held in the direction of the Castle of Ponferrada, opening the doors of the Fortress of the Templars.

Templars night in Ponferrada is suitable for all ages and a great family festival. Guests of all ages are encouraged to participate in the countless workshops. Children will learn medieval dances and wear the garments of the Middle Ages while learning about the medieval history of the Templars.On the final evening of the Festival Templars night in Ponferrada, the summer night sky is illuminated with an extravagant firework displays just outside of the Castle of Templars.

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