Almuñécar has suspended its August Fiestas, the Town Hall has announced, meaning amongst other absences, no firework display.
Starting at 22.30h on the night of San Juan (23rd) there will be kiddy as well as grown-ups activities down on Playa del Cable:
The Motril fiestas concluded with the customary firework display put on by their hometown firework company, Pirotecnia Martín.
Lobres will celebrate its patron saint’s festival, San Anton, on the 13th, 14th and 15th of this month.
Not long after the firework display, Almuñécar suffered a power cut, dampening the biggest night of its fiestas.
The Motril budget for the summer fiestas has been reduced by 61% in the last three years.
Pirotecnica Martín has supplied the firework display for Motril for many years; since 1895 in fact, which is all the more surprising that this year it wasn’t chosen for the task. In fact, the only time that it didn’t do it was during the Civil War, when explosives were needed elsewhere…