Olatu Talka and Surfilm Festibal two ways of living San Sebastian

may 0It is missing little less than one month for the official beginning of summer. Now it is more dare to go out in the street and enjoy everything San Sebastian has to offer. In the coming weeks San Sebastian will host various events to make your stay much more interesting. If you are staying at our hotel in San Sebastian during these days, you might like to know everything that this lovely city has to offer… it is going to be a nonstop of interesting things to do.

You will have of course to stop from time to time for a pitxo. During this month of May, one of the most interesting activities is the Olatu Talka festival currently celebrating its seventh edition. It is a festival aimed to "shake culturally" San Sebastian.

may 1Image courtesy of http://olatutalka.eu

For a whole weekend, more than 200 activities will animate this initiative aimed at people of all ages and with different interests. Music, dance or languages also have a remarkable space.
What activities can not be missed?

  • One of the highlights will be the Big Dance, the greatest choreography in the world to be held simultaneously in more than 50 countries and which will open the festival. It will be on Saturday 20 May at 12.30.

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  • The School of Music and Dance of Donostia will perform some parts of King Arthur in Tabakalera Square on 20 May at 21.00.
  • Monologues, workshops, lectures and experiments for little ones with the aim of bringing science to citizens and make it more fun. It will be held on May 21. 


may 3Image courtesy of http://olatutalka.eu

  • The “Space of the languages” will host numerous activities to show the variety of languages of San Sebastian throughout Saturday May 21.
  •  The Kontzertour offers small concerts that will take place throughout the entire weekend.

Looking at June activities we find the very popular Surfilm Festival. This already veteran Festival in San Sebastian (fourteenth edition) is all about surf, music, art: from 23 to 26 June. The world of surf is represented trough different medias such as movies, music, art.

may 4Image courtesy of www.surfilmfestibal.com

The full program is not yet available, so it is best to stay tuned to their website. Whether you are a surfer or if you are curious about this very exciting and active universe, the Surfilm Festibal is a good choice. Definitely a must do to add to your agenda.

This 2 events together with the usual attractions in San Sebastian (culinary, beach just to name some..) will make your stay in San Sebastian absolutely unforgettable.

Enjoy your stay at our hotel in San Sebastian!

I hope you enjoy an unforgettable stay at the Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra.

Do not hesitate to contact our staff if you require any information.


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Elena Estomba Garín

General Manager Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra

Tags: Events, Festivals

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