THE largest Medieval Market in
Visitors can experience traditional artesan arts, crafts and metalwork, sample the food from the times and witness the customs associated with the Medieval era.
The market will be the venue for many attractions and spectacles, with a number of talented performers taking part in various theatre productions and clowns, puppeteers, jugglers, stilt walkers and trapeze artists will mingle amongst the crowds, displaying their skills.
The inauguration of the Medieval Market takes place on Friday February 4 at with the presentation of the story of ‘Origor’ which will take place in Plaza de Santiago.
This year, the traditional Medieval Orihuela procession will be headed by Vanesa Martinez, the 2010 ‘Armengola’ and Orihuela´s traditional fiestas representative.
The procession takes place on Saturday February 5 at and makes its way from the Plaza de la Catedral, through the Medieval Market to the Plaza del Salvador.
Following the procession, a re-enactment of the “
On the morning of Sunday February 6, the ceremony to give thanks to Origor, the Warrior and Princess Lorena will take place in the area of
Buses will depart from the Ayuntamiento, Playa Flamenca at , , , and ; and return to Orihuela at , , , and .