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Arde Lucus

Lugo, Lugo, Spain
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Such history!

We went to this festival with a friend that is from Lugo who talks about this event every year... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Whit_terz19
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Stroud, United Kingdom
A fabulous Roman (and Celtic) festival in a genuine Roman city

This annual 4 day festival on the 3rd weekend in June (around the 18th) celebrating Lugo's Roman... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Lisa W
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Taboada, Galicia, Spain
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“festival” (4 reviews)
“june” (2 reviews)
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Lugo, Lugo, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this festival with a friend that is from Lugo who talks about this event every year. We've been waiting years to go and finally had the chance! It's a great cultural event, you get to dress up and see everyone else dressed...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2017

This annual 4 day festival on the 3rd weekend in June (around the 18th) celebrating Lugo's Roman heritage (and its celtic one) is a fabulously organised event and huge fun. There are Roman games, a celtic village and parades by the Legions. All with a...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed December 7, 2014

Arde Lucus is a festival that commemorates the Roman origin of Lugo, founded by the Romans over a Celtic settlement. It lasts just one weekend in June, during which there are different events and performances in different parts of the town. Everyone dresses up as...More

Thank Tere G
Reviewed March 22, 2014

By chance, we arrived in this town as the Roman festival started. An amazing sight - the whole town dons togas and parties in the street. Roman outdoor restaurants/bars, street entertainment, marching soldiers, I think we got to sleep around 5am! Great experience.

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