Holy Week in Fuengirola
Holy Week is almost here, so if right now you are staying at Hotel Yaramar and you fancy attending some fantastic religious events, you might find this blog post quite useful as it details some of the many events scheduled for the upcoming days:
If you do not fancy going to Fuengirola town centre and you prefer to enjoy the Holy Week in Los Boliches, this Friday, the 31st of March, at 8:30 P.M, there will be a transfer very close to our hotel (transfers are small processions). The transfer of the Captive Jesus Christ Brotherhood will pass through the main streets of Los Boliches. It will start in Los Boliches Church and will finish at around 10:00 P.M. in the brotherhood headquarters, right by the fairground.
On Sunday, the 2nd of April, Palm Sunday, there will be a morning procession starting at 10:30 A:M in these same brotherhood headquarters and finishing in Los Boliches Church at around 11:00 A.M.
On Wednesday, the 5th of April, at 9:30 P.M. the images of Captive Jesus Christ and the Virgin of Los Dolores will be taken out from the brotherhood headquarters again, located in Los Boliches in Avenida Jesús Cautivo. This procession will again pass through the main streets in Los Boliches and will finish around 01:30 A.M.
The following day, on Thursday, the 6th of April, at 7:30 P.M. the Pasión Botherhood will take their Virgin and Jesus Christ figures out in procession. They will start their route in Calle Cordoba and will pass through Avenida de Mijas, Avenida Condes de San Isidro and Plaza de la Constitucion among a few other streets. This procession will end at around 11:30 P.M.
That same day, The Fusionada Brotherhood will also take their images of Jesus Christ and the Jesus Christ out in procession at 8:30 P.M. At that time, they will leave the procession located in Fuengirola town centre by Salón Varietés Theatre and will pass through some of the most important streets in town like Plaza de la Constitución and Avenida Condes de San Isidro before finishing their route at about 01:00 A.M.
On Friday, the 7th of April, Good Friday, at 8:30 P.M., The Fusionada Brotherhood will take 2 other figures out in procession from their headquarters in Fuengirola centre and will pass through the main streets in town like Avenida Condes San Isidro, Plaza de la Constitucion and Plaza de los Reyes Catolicos, ending its route at about 01:00 A.M.
That day the Yacente Brotherhood will take their figures out in procession too, leaving their headquarters located by Bioparc Fuengirola at 8:15 P.M., and the Pasion Brotherhood will also go in procession at 8:30 P.M starting their route in Calle Cordoba. The first procession will end at about 01:00 A.M and the second one at about 11:00 P.M.
To finish off the Week of Passion, on Sunday, the 9th of April, known as Resurrection Sunday, at 11:30 A.M the Cautivo Brotherhood which headquarters, as we mentioned before, are located by the fairground, will take the image of their resurrected Christ out in procession, passing through the main streets of Los Boliches and taking it back in its temple at around 2:00 P.M.
If you are currently on holiday at Hotel Yaramar, your hotel in Fuengirola, we certainly recommend not to miss one of the most impressive Holy Week representations in Costa del Sol! Enjoy it!