IX Encontro de Palilleiras, Burela (Lugo, Galicia)
Organizers: La Fundación Expomar
Asociación Cultural e Artesanal de Mulleres Palilleiras “As Encaixeiras” de Burela
Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015
Time: 10:00 to 13:00 and 16:00 to 19:00
Place: el Puerto de Burela.
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Information and Registration: 653 29 59 12, email@example.com
Registration due by May 16, 2015
10:00 Reception for the lacemakers
10:30 to 13:30 Demonstration of work
11:30 Inauguration ceremony
12:00 Empanada de Merluza tasting.
Trip to the Monte Castelo and Iglesia Vila do Medio
13:30 to 16:00 food break
16:00 Demonstration of Work
17:30 Second pass of the parade
18:00 End of the raffle
Over 500 participants are expected at this event.
It is also possible to visit the “Reina del Carmen” barque museum, and the historical museum. There is a close connection between the maritime industry and the women working professionally in the lace trade while waiting for the fishermen to return.