Events and Festivals

Events and Festivals

El Potaje Gitano de Utrera began as a meal and a little flamenco for a local church brotherhood in Utrera (Hermandad de los Gitanos).  After finishing their procession for Holy Week they planned a dinner of potaje (garbanzo  soup / stew) for the following month.

Sadler’s Wells Flamenco Festival in London is the most anticipated flamenco event in England.  Held over two weeks in the month of February, the concert series attracts some of the best names in flamenco.  There is always a good mix of performances, with traditional as well as new flamenco...

Running more than ten years, the Toulouse festival transports the art of flamenco across the border to the city of Toulouse, France.

A recent addition to the flamenco festival scene in the United States, the four day Tuscon Spanish and Flamenco Festival is great way to enjoy flamenco along with the sampling of Spanish foods and a wine tasting.  On the outdoor stage a number of artists - most from the U.S.

The event is named for the mostachón a traditional pastry which for which the town of Utrera is famous.  Organized by the Peña Cultural Flamenca “Curro de Utrera”, the festival was founded in 1984.  In the 90’s the event was moved to a bigger stage in the Teatro Municipal Enrique de la...

In March the Virginia Commonwealth University music department organizes a short flamenco festival on campus and in the city of Richmond.  The series of concerts attracts some of Spain’s top talent, while the best performers and artists from the U.S.