A year full of activities and with a slogan that resume them: to pay homage to the figure of Charles V and also to celebrate his legacy.
We are already in 2019! Which we wish you all the best for this new year. A year full of activities with Emperor Charles’s figure as a star. Keep reading because you will love what we are preparing for the coming months.
Because 2019, as 2018 was, will be a year full of opportunities to honor the figure of Emperor Charles V; a year that will start well soon. As early as february, with the traditional historical re-creation of the last route of the emperor between Jarandilla de la Vera and the Monastery of Yuste, as well as its equestrian version.
Calendar of activities
Another of the great moments of the year will be the Carolus V Festival, loaded with events that reflect the heritage and renaissance history of Europe, which will be held between the months of may and september. To emphasize inside this festival the Ommegang, that will take place 26th-28th june, and that recreates the procession organized in 1549 to receive the emperor and his son, Philip, in Brussels.
Also, both the first and last trip of the emperor will also have a place in our calendar of activities with a lot of historical recreations -disembarkation in Laredo and Tazones, passes by Aguilar de Campoo, Medina de Pomar, Medina del Campo, Valdestillas, Tornavacas, Jarandilla de la Vera … -, as well as the Renaissance Week, which will be held in august also in Medina del Campo.
And all of these activities are complemented with concerts throughout the year and festivals organized by the members that compose this route. In short, a calendar of which the emperor himself would be proud. We have no doubt.Soon you will be able to consult all this information in our web in a completely updated way.