Etiqueta 'Festival of the Standard'
Festival of the Standard in Palma

Festival of the Standard in Palma

Festival of the Standard in Palma on New Year's Eve.

Youtube: Ajuntament de Palma 30/12/2021

The Festival of the Standard, Palma Mallorca

The Festival of the Standard, Palma Mallorca

Celebrations for the Festival of the Standard last year.

Jaume 23/12/2020

Fiestas

C's criticised for Festival of the Standard injunction

Palma mayor Antoni Noguera has attacked Ciudadanos and described the party as being "anti-Majorcaness".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/12/2017 00:00

Majorca

What's on in Majorca: 25-31 December

New Year's Eve parties - from Alcudia to Vilafranca. Not everywhere has one. The biggest is obviously in Palma. The Festival of the Standard in Palma to celebrate the arrival of King Jaume I and his forces in Madina Mayurqa on 31 December, 1229. Said to be the oldest national festival in Europe.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/12/2017 00:00

Majorca

New Year what's on in Majorca: 26 December-1 January

The bells will be ringing out across the island at midnight on New Year's Eve, and there will be parties going on into the small hours (listed here is a selection). It is also the Festival of the Standard in Palma to mark the day - 31 December, 1229 - when King Jaume I entered the city and brought an end to Muslim dominance of the island. This is also celebrated elsewhere, notably Inca and Sineu earlier in the week. Family shows at the auditoriums in Palma and Manacor plus four days of family entertainment at Galatzo in Santa Ponsa (Tuesday to Friday).

Andrew Ede25/12/2016 00:00

Society

It's official: Majorca has a new day

The change will mean that the new Majorca Day will coincide with the Festival of the Standard in Palma, which commemorates events of almost 800 years ago.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/12/2016 00:00