La Tamborrada de San Sebastián

Every year, on the 20th of January, the city of San Sebastián, or Donostia as it’s known in Basque, which was named the cultural capital of Europe for 2016, has a city wide festival known as the Tamborrada. It starts at midnight in the heart of the city in the Plaza de la Constitución, and for the next twenty-four hours, drums are played all throughout the city, celebrating the day of Saint Sebastian, the city’s patron. Continue reading “La Tamborrada de San Sebastián”