SAN ISIDRO 2019
On the 15th May every year the festival of San Isidro takes place in Nerja. This is probably the most popular day of the year for most Nerjeños, when the whole town seems to decamp to the park surrounding the Maro caves and to party until the very early hours.
15th Of May
11am Mass in the El Salvador Church on the Balcon de Europa with the Peña Nerjeña Choir
12pm Midday ?Homenage to the workers? Singing and dancing at the entrance to the church followed by the ?Romería? where the ox-drawn carts make their way to the Nerja Caves, starting at Calle Diputación. The tractors and other vehicles depart from the corner of Castilla Pérez and El Barrio. All vehicles have to have advance permission from the local police to take part.
2.30pm Arrival at the caves.
3.30pm The ?Verbena? starts in the official Caseta at the Caves.
6pm Prize giving ceremony.
5.30pm The Verbena and the party continue.
12am Midnight ? End of the Verbena