Pamplona International Festival of Bands

June 12-16, 2019: Celebrate a century of music in Spain's beautiful Navarra region

This International Festival of Bands is a week long non-competitive event established to celebrate the centenary of La Pamplonesa, Pamplona’s municipal music band. The event will include concerts in top-notch venues, such as the Teatro Gayarre and the El Baluarte auditorium as well as outdoor stages at Town Hall Square and Plaza del Castillo. There will be ample opportunity to meet with bands from Europe and South America, attend workshops with prominent international conductors and composers, and enjoy the hospitality of the Navarra region. 


Itinerary Options

  • Tour of Hemingway sites and Running of the Bulls route
  • Outdoor concert
  • Performance by world-famous Mnozil Brass (Austria)
  • Performance by internationally-renowned trumpeter Pacho Flores (Venezuela)
  • Opening ceremony with local band performance
  • Sightseeing in Pamplona
  • Sightseeing in Navarra area
  • Evening Gala Concert in Pamplona
  • Sightseeing in Barcelona
  • Sightseeing in Madrid
  • Visit Prado Museum

Tour Fee Includes

  • Round-trip transportation
  • All overnight stays in hotels
  • Breakfast and Supper daily
  • Guided sightseeing and city tours as per itinerary
  • Overnight security at the hotel

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