CARNAVAL DE NERJA. Nerja (Axarquía Costa Del Sol).
DATES: From 4th of February 2016 to 7th of February 2016.
Nerja makes a break during the month of February, giving a special touch to the Axarquía, when people take to the streets impregnating them with color, enthusiasm, imagination and creativity which also involves other towns in the region: Frigiliana, Velez-Malaga, Torrox … and tourists come specifically for the occasion. All this makes this carnival celebration unmatched across the province.
Its carnival is full of music, dance and masks for all the people. Neighbors and residents will be surprised by his brilliance and parades, such as the Grand Carnival Parade and the Burial of Chanquete, which is very striking and colorful. The locals spread their joy and rhythm, and the public is also involved, as well, in the party.