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Javea Sant Anton

Javea will be celebrating Sant Anton, the patron saint of animals and grave diggers on the 12th and 13th January 2019. The will be a special ceremony during which the priest will bless the animals as well as the burning of the Pine Tree known in Spanish as the Quema del Pino de San Antonio.
 
Saturday 12th January
12:00 Procession with the Pine Tree from the Plaza de la Constitución, along calle San Juan (OMS), Placeta del Convent, Ronda Colon y San Joaquín, to Calle San Antonio
20:00 Burning of the Pine Tree with nuts, dried fruit and sweet wine for everyone in Calle San Anton
 
Sunday 13th January
11.00 Parade in honour of San Anton along Calles San Antonio, San Joaquín, Ronda Sur, Av. Amanecer, Av. de los Fueros, Toni Llidó, Av. Jaime I, Pl. Almirante Bastarreche, Cristo del Mar, Juan Carlos I, Cervantes, Av. de Alicante, Ronda Norte, Príncipe de Asturias, San Juan Bautista finishing at the Plaza de la Constitución
13:00 Blessing of the Animals in the Plaza de la Constitución