On Saturday October 15, the Municipal Sports Center Pozal de Gallinas (Valladolid) will host a new edition of this festival, with free entrance until full capacity
The Wine Route of Rueda presented this morning by the Cultural Association of Friends of the Watchtower, the Watchtower XII Rock Festival, organized by that group. The event has become over the years one of the heavy calendar dates identified nationwide in 2016 will include the participation of Rage German and Spanish groups Inmute, Snakeyes, Legend and Stingers. The festival is part of autumn activities offered by the Wine Route Rueda, with ample wine tourism possibilities throughout October.
The Festival Atalaya Rock reaches its twelfth edition, again assure fans of heavy metal a packed day of music and good atmosphere, as indicated this morning during the presentation ceremony of the Cultural Association of Friends of the Watchtower, organizers same, and the Wine Route of Rueda. Valladolid Pozal de Gallinas town will host this event on Saturday 15 October in the Municipal Sports Centre, with free entrance until full capacity from 20.00 hours.
This is one of those dates in the national calendar dedicated to heavy metal music, because over the years Atalaya Rock has become a festival that comes to attracting international groupings. This year, the poster features Rage, German group whose hymns ‘Dont fear the winter‘ ‘Higher than Sky‘ or ‘From the cradle to the grave‘ lead accompanying their fans more than 30 years. These headliners the Inmute, Snakeyes, Legend and Stingers Spaniards, who will offer their best live show at an event for all audiences add up.
The Watchtower Rock Festival is part of a series of special activities that Rueda Wine Route host during these weeks, offering an autumn full of wine tourism possibilities, combined with each other to get a break first level. And it is now, with the harvest in full operation when warehouses effervesce. Two months when the feeling of celebration, racking activity and characterize the facilities and vineyards. Quite a spectacle for the curious.
Associated many wineries make special visits to these days. This is the case of Cuatro Rayas (La Seca), Ten Centuries of Bodegas Verdejo (Serrada), Emina (Rueda), Villa Montedroso (Rueda), Valdecuevas Group (Rueda) and Yllera Group (Rueda). Proposals designed comprise a multitude of activities linked to the harvest, depending on when that process, complemented with wine tastings, food tasting, wine grapes, be etc.
This is the case Buteo Environmental Initiatives, which for the weekends of September and October (from day 10) offers the possibility of combining their nature trails and wine, called ‘De countryside and cork‘, with visits to the mill Oliduero with organic olive oil tasting and ecological Oliduero Emina Verdejo wine, or Muelas Bodega de Tordesillas, for 20 euros for adults and 10 euros for young audiences. It should be noted that a portion of the proceeds will go to the draft biological pest control of voles in Castile and Leon.
Also, for the adventurous, equestrian approved a new route between the towns of La Seca, Rueda Medina del Campo and three municipalities of the route where wine culture has far-reaching aims. In addition, the Tourist Office of Tordesillas launches a 50% discount on the tour ‘Discover Tordesillas at your own pace‘ for rent video-guides.
For foodies, the artisan workshop of Castilla La Giralda this fall will again offer its workshops Experiences: gastronomic workshops with local produce craftsmen, with tasting and pairing with wines from wineries of the Wine Route of Rueda. And other eating establishments offer special menus Route autumn to delight the most demanding.
Harvest also brings its more special to the territory parties: the Harvest Festival Serrada, the third weekend of September, and Harvest Festival de Rueda, on 8 and 9 October, both of Tourist Interest regional, activities that fill the calendar and homenajean the world of wine as a cultural expression.