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Saints Day of La Mare de Déu del Remei  

Second Sunday in October

La Mare de Déu del Remei is one of the many Madonna and child figures and her Saints' Day is celebrated in Catalonia on the second Sunday in October, which in 2018 falls on October 7th.

The Virgin of Remedies is particularly popular in Catalonia and apart from being ask to cure illnesses, she is invoked as a solution to trials and tribulations and it is also said the she can help to influence the time of birth of a child so not surprisingly she is the patron saint of midwives.

La Mare de Déu del Remei is an excuse for many festivals and celebrations throughout Catalonia and the Catalan countries and she is also the patron saint of Alicante.





Festes de La Mare de Déu del Remei

La Mare de Déu del Remei is one of the many Madonna and child figures and her Saints' Day is celebrated in Catalonia on the second Sunday in October, which in 2018 falls on October 7th.

Barcelona Province

* The Festa Major of Caldes d'Estrac in El Maresme is celebrated in honour of La Mare de Déu del Remei but takes place on September 8th and generally finishes on September 11th to coincide with La Diada.


Around Catalonia

  • Festa del Remei in Anglès (la Selva)

Catalan-speaking Countries

  • Les Carasses in Petrer (el Vinalopó Mitjà)
  • Festes patronals of Albaida (la Vall d'Albaida)




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