Puigpunyent puts on a diverse programme of activities during August to celebrate La Mare de Déu d’Agost. Sporting, cultural and gastronomic events ensure there’s something for all the family.
What to expect
La Mare de Déu d’Agost is celebrated on 15th August and is a national holiday in Spain. It’s also a religious holiday more commonly known as the Feast of the Assumption; the day the Virgin Mary rose into heaven.
The village of Puigpunyent enthusiastically embraces the holiday. Although the 2020 official programme is yet to be published, the festivities are expected to take place in the week running up to the 15th August. Past events have included basketball, football and chess tournaments, nocturnal cycling, toddler workshops, open mic nights, cooking competitions and live music.
Check Puigpunyent’s town hall website for more information nearer the time.