When & Where The Jerez Horse Fair Spanish Fiesta usually takes place 2/3 weeks after Easter Sunday/Semana Santa in Parque Gonzalez Hontoria in the town of Jerez de la Frontera in Cadiz province Andalucia in Spain. This Horse Fair and its celebrations last for 1 week and typically is in May. In 2011 the Fair in Jerez is May 8th-15th.
What to expect This Spanish festival attracts millions of people and events like horse competitions from fancy dress and polo, flamenco shows, workshops and competitions. Theres also bullfights, typical to Andalucia. Theres also sherry tasting tents to taste and trips available. The locals all dress in traditional Spanish clothes and theres a majestic feeling and endless party all week long as well as casetas.
Seville Feria De Abril Is also a very good traditional Spanish Horse Fair held around the same time.
Getting there Book a flight into Jerez , Cadiz or any Spanish airport here or book a train in Spain here.
Where to stay Book your accommodation for the Horse Fair in Jerez well in advance as it's millions come to this Spanish celebration. There's quality hotels or cheap accommodation in Jerez available in advance here.