If you visit Los Barrios during the month of May, you'll have the opportunity to experience its vibrant fair. Los Barrios is a municipality in the Campo de Gibraltar region of the province of Cadiz. In addition to the fair, this town boasts 70% of its land as natural parks, including part of the Alcornocales Natural Park.
Don't miss a visit to La Montera del Torero, a symbol of the city. This curious rock formation resembles a bullfighter's hat and stands out in the landscape. The area offers trekking routes, including one known as the Route of the Bull (La Ruta del Toro).
The Los Barrios Fair takes place in May at the fairground in Los Barrios, Cadiz. In 2023, it will be held from Saturday 13th to Saturday 20th. Festivities begin on the first day with dance performances on Constitution Promenade. In the evening, processions parade through the town's streets before the fair is officially lit up.
During the fair, there are live concerts by the Municipal Music Band and other groups. A bullfight is held at La Montera bullring, and on the 15th, the fair concludes with a spectacular fireworks display.
With a modern construction, built by the town hall of Los Barrios which owes its name to the stone monument previously mentioned "Montera of the Bullfighter", with a capacity for up to 5000 people and where they hold occasional bullfights like the one which is held during the fair of Los Barrios.
The bullring is situated in the Carlos Cano Avenue and its construction dates back to the year 1998.
If you need to take a bus, the main bus line connects this municipality with Puente Romano, Palmones, Cortijillos and Guadacorte.
The train in Los Barrios connects Algeciras with Granada, a medium distance line with daily stops in this municipality.
If you would like to know more about the fairs in Andalusia or the origin of each one, we recommend you to follow the links of the menu situated on the right, where you’ll be able to know details and curiosities of each one of them.