The Passover of the Moraos, one of the most marked dates in the carcabulense calendar.
The Passover of the Moraos
It is one of the events marked in red on the Carcabuey calendar. Witness this cultural festival, declared Festival of Tourist Interest in Andalusia in 2006, involves participating in successive years.
For numerous peculiarities, and where carnival is not as deeply rooted as in the rest of Andalusia, the Moravian Easter translates into something original and extraordinary: Children who dress up old, old who disguise themselves as women, women who dress up as monsters ... everything has a place in this peculiar carnival and everything is lived in the street where the party reaches.
further, Participants are the people themselves who are transformed and live an intensely those moments. some listen, murgas break the silence; others laugh, the masks break their laughter and the cries spread their satirical criticism in verse about the most important events of the year at the local level, National and international.
Where does this tradition?
Apparently, there was in Carcabuey an ancient Holy Week brotherhood, that during Lent, organized penitence and fasting, and to get even so many days of suffering, organized from the Sunday of resurrection pantagruélicas celebrations that lasted up to three days and that would be the antecedent of the Easter of the Moraos. Precisely, the name of the festival could come from the purple color of the robe of the penitents that made up that brotherhood.
Carcabuey village located within the natural park Subbetica, white and mountain town surrounded by olive groves from which one of the best virgin olive oils in the world is obtained and where they are raised quinces more succulent in flavor and acidity.
This break can also enjoy this feast, this town invites us to enjoy nature through many hiking trails.
And where can you eat?
In the paper of this restaurant, you can find all kinds of dishes, tickets, salads, fish and especially, our Grilled meats cooked on the grill in which we are specialists.
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