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Performers at the festival.
Performers at the festival. / SUR

Frigiliana festival brings together the gastronomy and culture of The Three Cultures

  • Around 35,000 people are expected to attend the event which runs from 22 to 25 August

The Festival of Three Cultures in Frigiliana celebrates the peaceful co-existence of three religions (Islam, Judaism and Christianity) in the village during the Middle Ages.

The event starts on 22 August with a concert at 10pm and a firework display with lasers and animations.

The festival itself takes part in the pretty streets of the village and includes a large medieval market with stalls selling crafts, jewellery and food. There are also workshops and children's activities, a tapas route around the restaurants and bars and theatre performances and film screenings.

Around 35,000 people are expected to attend the event which goes on until Sunday 25 August.