From its origins, in the 1950s, as a meeting of friends who competed to know which of their wines was the best one, the Albariño Festivity of Cambados has become one the most eagerly awaited gastronomic appointments of the year in Galicia, been declared Festivity of National Tourist Interest. As well, it has named all the Rías Baixas Denomination of Origin and has got that Cambados be declared as Historic Artistic Site and City of Wine.
There are hundreds of people who arrive every year to the locality of Pontevedra for enjoy this wine festivity, the oldest of the Galician Community.
The Calzada Avenue hosts the stands where the winemakers offer their best wines at a popular prices; besides, the gastronomic tents where the visits can taste the exquisiteness of the typical Galician meal, accompanying its albariño wines by so popular dishes as the Galician pie or seafood with extraordinary quality. As well as the tastings, a wide program of sporting, infant, cultural and musical activities, complete this festive journals.
Another element that gain special prominence are the Peñas del Albariño, who with their original and showy t-shirts, fill of colour and happiness the celebration that every year gain more followers.
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