Shows in Asturias
Traditional Asturian celebrations boom during the summer season: processions, fairs, and ‘fiestas de prao’ take over the Principality.
The annual Semana Negra de Gijón, or Gijón Noir Week, brings together the best noir authors and historical fiction writers in a summer festival packed with concerts, exhibitions and much more.
A unique mix of nature and tourist attractions make Asturias a truly fun destination for family holidays.
The Feria de Muestras de Asturias, or Asturias Trade Fair, held annually in Gijón, is one of the largest economic and social events in the Principality.
The Semana Grande celebrations in Gijón are held on and around 15 August in honour of the Assumption of the Virgin of Begoña. It is one of the city’s main events.
In Oviedo, the Festival of San Mateo brings the summer to a perfect close. The fun in the capital of Asturias begins in mid-September.
Come to Gijón and soak up the music and culture. There is always something to see or do, whatever the time of year.
If you’re planning a trip to Asturias with friends, read on for some fun suggestions to add to your itinerary. The Principality of Asturias has all sorts of activities on offer, from caving and hiking to obstacle courses like something out of Takeshi’s Castle. Fun is guaranteed!