What will You be Having?
Once upon a time there was a town that decided to bring tourists in through their stomachs. Since there was a local product that was of good quality, they decided to celebrate it. And so the first food festival was born. Actually, the first food festival was a wine festival that began in 1953 in Cambados. It celebrates the famous albariño wine of the area. From there the idea spread and has now touched almost every township in Galicia and most of Spain. From the end of January to December you can take your pick of the food you want to try. Though most of the festivals take advantage of fine summer weather. That's when you can find most of the seafood festivals. From razor clams to barnacles, to sea urchins, to oysters, during the spring, summer, and Sailing out to A Illa de Arousa. fall you can find a celebration almost every week. Though the ones that take the cake are the seafood celebration in O Grove at the beginning of October this year and the one in A Illa that is cel