Year after year San Isidro grows as a traditional festival

Year after year San Isidro grows as a traditional festival

Nerja, Friday, May 17, 2019.- During the day of May 15, Nerja celebrates the San Isidro Pilgrimage in honor of the patron of the farmers. Rosa Arrabal, mayor of Nerja, members of the local Corporation, authorities, neighbors, neighbors and foreigners gathered in the Church of El Salvador to attend the Rociera Mass, which was sung by the Coro Rociero de la Peña Nerjeña. In addition, an offering of fruits was also made.

After this, the Municipal Folkloric Group of Nerja, led by Elena Gálvez, danced songs sung by the aforementioned Coro Rociero at the gates of the Church, bringing rhythm and color to a very special day. The road to the Cueva de Nerja campus was full of singing, dancing and conviviality. Once there, and after the entry of the Saint to his Hermitage, the concert began with Radiolé radio, thanks to the collaboration of the Cueva de Nerja Foundation. Some performances that had the best musical selection of Andalusian artists to liven up the day. This year, framed within the project "The music of your dreams", commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the Cave of Nerja.

Thanks to Operative Services, Civil Protection, Local Police and Civil Guard for their work and cooperation as well as to all the people that make it possible for this tradition to be maintained year after year.

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