The Tamborrada returns to Donostia/San Sebastián

The capital of Gipuzkoa will celebrate the day of its patron saint, Saint Sebastian, on 20 January.

After two years without Tamborrada, everything is now ready for the drums and barrels to sound again. For weeks now, the adult and children’s companies have been rehearsing the melodies of Raimundo Sarriegui.
The festival will begin at 00:00 in the Plaza de la Constitución with the raising of the city flag. It is then that the representatives of the Gaztelubide Society and other groups will begin to perform the songs that will be played for 24 hours in Donostia/San Sebastián. This long-awaited moment will mark the beginning of a day full of music and tradition. A festivity that the people of San Sebastian live with real emotion.