Discover all the information about the Flower Offering to the Virgin of Pilar event in 2018, the history of this flower offering, where and when is going to be this year 2018 and if you want to participate, check were to buy a bucket.
Every 12th of October, a tribute to the Virgen del Pilar, patron saint of Aragon, the Aragonese and the Hispanic community is celebrated in Zaragoza.
This multitudinous tribute, which brings together 500,000 people each year, more than 300,000 of whom do so as suppliers, creates a climate of joy and a great festive atmosphere, a meeting of cultures and associations from all over the world in which each one takes advantage to show the world the particular aspects of their own culture, costumes, dances and regional songs stand out for their attractiveness.
Individuals, families, public bodies, ONG´s, regional houses from all over Spain and the world, villages in Aragon and Spain, schools, companies, brotherhoods, federations, folkloric associations, sports associations, businessmen, friends, parents, neighbours, etc.
They go from the Paseo de la Independencia to the Plaza de Nuestra Señora del Pilar, going through the streets of the historic centre of Zaragoza you will be able to appreciate the great variety of participants in the Flower Offering of the Virgen del Pilar 2018.
A perfect day to visit the bustling centre of Zaragoza with its main monuments, and also enjoy the gastronomy at almost any time. “El Casco”, placed in the most historic area in Zaragoza, is one of the main places where you can taste the famous tapas and have a drink with family and friends.
From early in the morning until nightfall the activity surrounding the route of the Flower Offering is frenetic, as at night the mantle of the Virgin of Pilar has to be ready for illuminated and give the Square and the Basilica of Our Lady of Pilar the majesty it deserves. At this point, the Plaza del Pilar becomes the place preferred by amateur photographers to immortalize the most relevant and festive day of the Pilar Festival in Zaragoza.
The Flower Offering to the Virgin of Pilar will be next 12 of October 2018, in the Plaza del Pilar square, Zaragoza, Spain, form 7:00 to 21:00.
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