Port d’Andratx

“VIRGEN MARIA DEL CARMEN” SEA PROCESSION PORT ANDRATX

This event is held during one day of the festivities of Port Andratx. Dedicated to the patron saint Virgen del Carmen, the festivities of Port Andratx are usually held every year during the second week of July.

La Mare de Déu del Carme is the festivity of the Virgen del Carmen, patron saint of fishermen of Port Andratx, with a seafaring procession.

After mass, the procession leaves the church with it’s virgin, passes through various streets of Port Andratx until it reaches the quay, where the image of the virgin is embarked and sailed through the waters of the port. Numerous decorated boats accompany their patron saint.