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The Provincial Festival of the Gaucho is coming in San Martín de las Escobas (Santa Fe). Horsemen, peñas, roast with leather... can there be something more traditional?
Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 March will be held in San Martín de las Escobas, Santa Fe, the traditional Provincial Festival of the Gaucho. This is the place par excellence in this small town. The whole town works for months to receive, over a weekend, thousands of visitors from the province and the region.
The festival includes a typical meeting of jockey and folklore. Many of the participants tropillas and top-notch artists. On this occasion, Cacho will arrive Buenaventura, Coti Hernández, Los Angeles del Chamamé and Miguel Figueroa, together with to other regional musicians. Leather roasts, raffles and a surprise gold brooch.
The organization charges a very popular $300 entry, so that the event is, really, for the whole family. The appointment is on the premises of the Mutual Association General San Hey, Martin.
San Martín de las Escobas, seat of the traditional encounter, is at kilometer 152 of National Route 154. It is about 180 km from Rosario and about 100 km from Santa Fe. With his rhythm of quiet life and friendliness of its people, the village is located in the center-west of the province of Santa Fe. It is the head of the communal district of the same name, with a population of three thousand inhabitants. Your local industry will be is dedicated to dairy and agricultural production.
In San Martín, productive activities, sports clubs and even their inhabitants can change. What is not negotiated is his zeal for traditions, which manifests itself with grandeur in its spectacular Fiesta del Gaucho. Visiting San Martín in this traditional festival is to live all the history and culture of gauchesca in a single weekend.
Publication Date: 11/03/2020