The 1st Trade Fair aimed at promoting local business and trades was opened this afternoon by the town Mayor José Luis del Rio Cabrera. The fair is open over the coming weekend with great deals and discounts on offer and free entertaimnent in the evenings (see the schedule here but please note that Mantis are playing today (Friday) at 7pm and NOT Sunday as stated).
A welcome glass of Manzanilla and tapas.
The display of "Sesca", where you can hire bicycles for a sporty or leisurely ride along the Via Verde plus much more.
The variety of different displays from the thirty seven businesses represented were designed to show visitors that Olvera has much to offer in the way of commercial and leisure opportunities and also how important it is in these harsh economic times to support local business by encouraging people to spend their hard earned euros within the town.
Our friend Loli displaying fashion items from her shop and below her sister Mari on the left, also displaying fashion wear from her shop.
Hand made wooden furniture from the workshop of "Carpinteria Olvereña".
The stall of "Cuatricicletas Via Verde de la Sierra", great fun.
Beauty and therapy treatments.
"Adventour", a company based in Olvera offering cultural, activity and adventure holidays in our area.
"Alan, come here quick. You won't believe how much these are discounted!!". In shopping heaven on the Corralles stall.