Palma The Festa de l’Estendard – Banner Day

March 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Every New Year’s Eve, Palma celebrates the Festa of l’Estendard to commemorate the incorporation of Mallorca to into Europe’s Christian kingdoms.

Palma The Feast of Santa Lucía

February 19, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Mallorca’s resident Swedish community has been celebrating this saint’s feast day in typical-Swedish style in Plaza de Cort every December 13 since 1985.

Palma The Procession of the Beata, St. Catalina Thomas

February 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The city of Palma demonstrates St. Catalina Thomàs’ popularity with Palma residents and Mallorcans in general with a traditional profession of floats, music and dances on the third Saturday in October.

Palma The Feast of Corpus Christi

February 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Corpus Christi, celebrated sixty days after Easter Sunday, is a colourful, traditional holiday in Palma. Corpus Christi, the Feast of the Body and Blood, is a major Catholic holiday with a mass and procession in honour of the Holy Eucharist.

Palma Fira del Ram

February 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Fira del Ram is an amusement park that brings together attractions by the hundred and visitors by the thousands every year. March/April.

Palma Saint Bernat Procession

February 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

One of the most outstanding celebrations to take place in the city of Palma in this year’s programme of summer festivities is the well-known Saint Bernat Procession on 19th August, origin of which dates from the time of the founding of the Secar de la Real Monastery, and during which the pilgrims would travel to […]