Fair of the Chestnut Lady

Address:Plaça de la Vila. 17255 Begur
Price: free of charge

Fair of the Chestnut Lady takes place during the days around the feast of All Saints, ie the 1st November (Halloween days). Since ancient times, chestnuts were part of the cuisine of the funerary tradition and therefore we can still see in the street 'castañeras' (chestnut ladies) that roast also sweet potatoes. The fair, which also includes a craft and a local traditional market, has a strong family character and various activities and workshops for the children are organized.

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El caparazón de la castaña se abre y cae el fruto comestible que, asado o crudo, es delicioso y típico del día de Todos los Santos

Les rues de Begur sont pleines pendant la Foire du Marron, le 1er de Novembre

A lot of children activities are organized during the Fair of the Chestnut Lady days

Durant la Fira de la Castanyera hi ha un mercat de productes tradicionals de la zona

Póster de la Fira de la Castanyera, Begur, Costa Brava

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