07 May A May of Patios (Courtyards) and Fair in Cordova
Of all the seasons of the year are good to make an getaway to Cordova, but the spring, and especially the month of May, is highly recommended. Good weather, warmth, atmosphere in the streets and very popular parties will make your stay unforgettable.
From May 2nd to 14th, Cordova adorns itself with its traditional Festival of Courtyards, World Heritage Site, carefully decorating and with dozens of flowers and plants the patios of their houses and opening them to the public so that they can admire the beauty of these spaces.
As is tradition, since 1921, the City of Cordova organizes during the first half of May this competition of Courtyards. At the same time there is a festival with many folkloric performances where the best cantaores and bailaores of the land meet.
Along with the Patios Competition, another contest, the Rejas and Balcones, takes place in which the participants compete by decorating with beautiful flowers the typical bars and balconies of their houses.
And, of course, the Cordova Fair that, this time, will take place from the 20th to the 27th of this month and is celebrated in commemoration of Our Lady of Health. In the booths, located in the enclosure of the Arenal, they meet horses, gypsies and flamingos and open the doors to all the visitors.