Zurgena hosts the first spring market

Zurgena railway station.

The historic railway station Zurgena host next Sunday the first 'Spring Market: Tradition and art’ where popular culture and regional customs hand with the sale and exhibition of products of all kinds will. The initiative is organized by the Association of Lubrin, Zurgena y Arboleas (RISE) with the collaboration of the City of Zurgena.

Among the events planned for Sunday 30 April is a display of regional costumes, parrandas a performance or sample tillage, inter alia. Thereby, Spring market will recover customs of the region of Zurgena allowing smaller to know for the first time, adults, remember dances, utensils and costumes increasingly obsolete but events like this seek to recover as part of the historical identity of the people.

As for the commercial part, dozens of shops and businesses will showcase their services and products on the grounds of the Renfe station Zurgena, where you can find handmade pottery in the region, homemade sausages, herbolario, homemade and traditional clothing or food products

A variety of products in addition to the presence of costumes as refajos or bedspreads and the sample implements and utensils used for tasks such as plowing or fabric manufacture. Also, attendees can enjoy historical lectures as 'What you did not know Zurgena', Isabel Sola or the conference on 'Food, nutrients and organic farming’ by Juan José Martínez and Diego Menchón

The lectures will be accompanied by performances of traditional dances, Sports (judo) and poetry, in this case by Carmen Lopez Venting. Activities aimed at the smaller will be one of the main attractions Spring Market is scheduled as holding traditional games, a storyteller and magic shows.

The councilman of Commerce, Francisco Lopez, it was "delighted with the initiative shown by the businessmen and local merchants, This Sunday will be full of tradition, trade and shows a historical place and a must as is the railway station Zurgena ".