Roast suckling pig.Among numerous other reasons, Segovia owes its fame to a delicacy: roasted suckling pig. A city tour usually ends with a food tasting at one of the good restaurants that this city offers. And there, the most distinctive dish is the suckling pig. If we add Castilian soup and good wines of the region to it, even the most discerning palate is guaranteed to be satisfied. The suckling pig is a culinary tradition in Segovia that you have to taste.
International Festival of Segovia. Fundación Don Juan de Borbon annually organizes the International Festival of Segovia, a musical event in which they accommodate different cycles, among which the Week of Chamber Music, the Open Festival, the Youth Festival and the International Music Courses.
The International Festival of Segovia is a vital summer event for classical music lovers.
The evening concerts let you enjoy Segovia as an extraordinary place for music passion.
When? Second half of July.
Holy Week. Holy week lets you contemplate the religious manifestations which, from the deep faith and Christian feeling, turn the city of Segovia in an environment of sober emotions. Between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday, there are processions with the the local accent, and other cultural acts that complete the event.
Segovia Holy Week is a festival declared regional tourist interest because of its historical and current relevance.
In the beginning of Holy Week, the first full moon of spring.
Titirimundi. Titirimundi is the popular of the Festival of Puppet Theater, the most important event of its kind in Europe. The old town of Segovia is a hive for puppet companies from all over the world, with many activities and performances that show all the magic, puppets, acrobats, jugglers and clowns are able to create.
The Titirimundi gives Segovia a magical atmosphere, lost in the mists of time and successfully recovered for a few days with the help of the best puppets and acrobats.