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2023 Ascension Fair
May
19

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2023
May
21

Sunday

2023
Fair of the Ascension Oviedo 2023

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    WhenFrom 19-May-2023 al 21-May-2023
    WhereOviedo

    Latitude: 43.3665657 Length: -5.8562250
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    On May 19, 20 and 21, 2023, the festival and fair are celebrated with which Oviedo pays tribute to the work of the men and women of the countryside. The festival, which dates back to at least the XNUMXth century, has been declared of regional tourist interest.

    · ASCENSION FAIR MARKET
    Friday 19 and Saturday 20, from 11:00 a.m. to 21:00 p.m. // Sunday 21, from 11:00 a.m. to 20:00 p.m.
    >> Plaza de la Catedral, Plaza Porlier, C/ Eusebio González Abascal and Paseo del Bombé.
    Exhibition and sale of cheeses and agri-food products: cider, honey, sausages, salted meats, beans, jams, natural juices, craft beers, preserves, wine, pastries, ice cream, fresh garden products, organic products, gluten-free and allergen-free products.
    11 a.m. Opening of the Fair. Performance of the Royal Band of Bagpipes City of Oviedo.

    SAN FRANCISCO PARK ACTIVITIES

    ·· WORKSHOP AND SHOW OF TRADITIONAL ASTURIAN CLOTHING
    Exhibition and sample of making regional costumes.
    Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 13:30 p.m. Thread button making.
    Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 13:30 p.m. Dress in the traditional costume.
    Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 13:30 p.m. embroidery.
    Children's workshops to create "cut-out ladybugs" in which children can design their traditional costume.

    ·· BAGPIPE MAKING WORKSHOP
    Exhibition and sample of construction of bagpipes. Participatory workshops.

    ·· AZABACHE WORKSHOP
    Exhibition of the artisan process of the jet from its raw state, learning to clean it, shape it and polish it. Sunday 21 from 11 a.m. to 14:00 p.m.
    From 17:20 p.m. to 00:XNUMX p.m. Participatory workshop for the craftsmanship of a piece of jet.

    ·· FARO POTTERY WORKSHOP
    Exhibition and elaboration of different pieces of traditional pottery.
    Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 14:00 p.m. and from 17:00 p.m. to 20:00 p.m.
    Participatory workshop to make parts on the lathe.

    ·· LEATHER WORKSHOP
    Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21. From 11 a.m. to 14 p.m.
    Participatory workshop to learn the leatherflexia technique by making a leather bow tie.

    ·· HANDMADE TREATMENT AND MANUFACTURE OF FELT FROM VIRGIN WOOL
    From 11:30 a.m. to 13:30 p.m. and from 17:00 p.m. to 20:00 p.m.
    Participatory workshop of skimming, carding and felting of Xalda sheep's wool.

    ·· BASKETRY WORKSHOP
    Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 14:00 p.m.
    Exhibition of the basket weaving trade.

    ·· MACRAMÉ WORKSHOP
    Friday 19, from 11 a.m. to 21 p.m.
    From 11:00 a.m. to 15:00 p.m., tapestry making workshop.
    From 17:00 p.m. to 21:00 p.m., children's workshop to make knot bracelets.
    Registration: only the morning workshop requires prior registration.

    ·· WOOD TURNING WORKSHOP
    Saturday 20. Wood turnery demonstration workshop.
    From 11:00 a.m. to 15:00 p.m. and from 17:00 p.m. to 21:00 p.m. You do not need prior registration.

    ·· WOOD CARVING WORKSHOP
    Sunday 21. Participatory workshop
    From 11:00 a.m. to 15:00 p.m. Workshop for making a carved piece of wood.
    From 17:00 p.m. to 20:00 p.m. Children's workshop to make a keychain.
    Only the morning workshop requires prior registration.

    ·· BOBBIN LACE AND SPANISH MANTILLA WORKSHOP
    Exhibition and participatory workshop of the technique of bobbin lace and Spanish mantilla embroidery.

    ·· MADREÑAS ARTISAN ELABORATION WORKSHOP
    Demonstration of the artisan elaboration of madreñas.

    CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING

    Horseshoe Walk. From 12:00 p.m. to 14:30 p.m. From 17:00 p.m. to 20:00 p.m.

    ·· Ginkana Traditional Field Work
    Each participant will be given a booklet that will have to be stamped in each of the traditional jobs until completing all of them and obtaining the "Peque Rural" card.

    ·· Rural Memory
    Traditional Memory game in an XXL wooden version with a rural theme. Farm tools, agri-food products, Asturian traditions and customs... The participants will have to get together as many pairs as possible to win the game.

    ·· Who is who in the field?
    Fun version of the traditional board game Who's Who' in a giant format where the characters to guess will have professions and characteristic elements of the field.

    ·· The XXL Games of the World
    Saturday 20: Paseo del Angelin // Sunday 21: Paseo del Bombé
    From 12:00 to 14:30 and from 17:00 to 20:00. Wooden playground from all over the world, traditional and popular: games of socialization, balance, memory, skill, strategy, logic, ingenuity, aiming, etc. Activity for the whole family.

    II CATTLE COMPETITION "CIUDAD DE OVIEDO"

    El Asturcón Equestrian Center
    Market // Traditional folklore performances // Exhibition of agricultural machinery // Exhibition of traditional sports.

    Contests, prizes and conferences

    ·· FINAL OF THE XNUMXrd NATIONAL SIGNATURE CHEESE COMPETITION THE TALENT OF CHEESE
    Friday 19 at 16.30:XNUMX p.m. Príncipe Felipe Auditorium, Chamber Room.

    ·· DELIVERY OF PAISANO AND PAISANA OF THE YEAR AWARDS
    Sunday 20 at 12:30 p.m. Príncipe Felipe Auditorium, Chamber Room.

    ·· DAYS OF THE ASCENSION MENU
    May 19, 20 and 21. Ascension Menu: seasonal stew, Oviedo-style stew, cheesecake with cherries.

    · II CONFERENCE ARK IN THE ASCENSION
    May 18. Tierra Astur El Vasco meeting room.



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