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Date/Time
Date(s) - 18/11/2017 - 19/11/2017
All Day

Location
Caimari Village

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Join the biggest fair dedicated to olives, in all of Mallorca.

As the biggest production area of olive products on the island, Caimari is the perfect scene for this event.

This is your chance to learn about the versatility of the olive, and to taste the wonders of this nutritious fruit.

The week up to the fair, Caimari arranges a range of festive events such as tastings and sports competitions.

During the weekend, come enjoy the festivities, the workshops and of course, the taste of Mallorca as the local bars and restaurants serve special menus intact with the theme.

Program:

November 18:

18:00h: Inauguration of the olive fair starting in the old manor house of Son Abertí, which was the first house in Caimari. Then a march to the fairground of the fair accompanied by an orchestra of Mallorcan xeremiers.

11:00h: The fair opens with demonstration of olive production, including picking, handling, sorting, breaking and processing.

All day with tastings of different olive sorts with other Mallorcan products like almonds, figs, ham and breads.

Also, don’t miss a visit to the ethnological park and the first olive press.

Sunday, November 19

The fair starts at 11:00h behind the parish church with a contest of dogs gathering sheep.

The rest of the day continues with tastings and demonstrations on the main fairground.

At 18:30h, the olive fair will be closed with a concert of dancers, xeremiers and drummers, who perform traditional  Mallorcan music.

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