The start of the Great Feast of Castellón, the Magdalena 2020 is approaching, and the city has already begun work for its celebration. The events of the Magdalena de Castellón 2020 have already begun, with the presentations of the Gaiates, the appointment of the Queens of the 2020 Party, Carmen Molina Ramos and Gala Calvo Santolaria, and the beginning of the deadline for submitting nominations to this year’s town crier.
This year, the Magdalena will be celebrated from March 14 to 22, 2020, accumulating in these nine days a myriad of traditional events, concerts, parties and much programming for all ages. Declared parties of International Tourist Interest, the Magdalena Festival of Castellón de la Plana commemorates the origins of the city.
The celebrations date back to the 15th century, with mass events such as the Procession of the Pregó or the parade of the Gaiates, the element that articulates the celebration. Every year, more and more people come to experience this party in the first person, full of religious events, pyrotechnics, music and color.