10 free things to do in Pilar 2019 in Zaragoza
Saturday 5th at 21:00. EL PREGÓN de las fiestas del Pilar. It is an opening speech which is the beginning of the fiestas. This year, A vocal music group from Zaragoza call B Vocal will start the fiestas. Location: Plaza del Pilar
Sunday 6th at 12:00. GIGANTES Y CABEZUDOS. Literally means Giant and big-headed, they are costumed figures in some Spanish festivals. Location: Plaza del Pilar.
Sunday 6th at 20:00. CONCERT – La Ronda de Boltaña. This is a famous folk music group from Aragón. Location: Plaza del Pilar.
Monday 7th at 20:30. LIGHT, WATER AND SOUND SHOW. If you know the park and its big fountain, you will enjoy this show for everyone. Location: Parque José Antonio Labordeta.
Tuesday 8th at 20.30. JOTAS – Nobleza baturra. This is the traditional music from Aragón. Location: Plaza del Pilar.
Wednesday 9th at 22:00. EBRO FOOD FESTIVAL. Mecano tribute concert. This was one of the best 80s bands. Location: Paseo Echegaray y caballero
Thursday 10th at 19:00. CARPA DE ARAGON. Local food and music all week. Location: Parking de la arboleda de Macanaz.
Friday 11th (at night). CONCERT – Amaral. One of the most famous bands in Spain. Location: Plaza del Pilar.
Saturday 12th (all day). OFRENDA DE FLORES A LA VIRGEN DEL PILAR. Many people bring flowers to la Virgen del Pilar. Location: Plaza del Pilar (if you want to bring flowers starts at Plaza de Aragón)
Sunday 13th at 22:00. FIRE WOKS. This is the end of the celebration. Location: Puente de la Almozara