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Complete program of the event that recreates banditry in the Sierra de Cádiz with more than 20 scenes at street level

Grazalema will be the scene of Blood and Love in the Sierra, a historical recreation event that celebrates its 14th edition this year. In this way, the mountain municipality will once again fill its streets with scenes of banditry, recalling a historical period for Cádiz marked by characters such as José María ‘El Tempranillo’, the protagonist of this event.

This famous recreation will return after two years in dry dock due to the Coronavirus pandemic, which has prevented the usual development of cultural events of this nature until the successful international vaccination campaign.



Discover the complete schedule of scenes for this event, which will take place between September 30 and October 2 in Grazalem. In blood and love Dozens of actors collaborate who will perform in the middle of the street throughout 24 scenes.

Schedule for Friday, September 30

  • 17 hours. Meeting of the participants of the parade in El Tajo.
  • 18 hours. Inaugural parade, leaving from El Tajo.
  • 6:30 p.m. Meeting in front of the Church, in the bandit town of Plaza de los Asomaderos.
  • 6:45 p.m. Inaugural act, with the collaboration of the mayor of Grazalema, the president of the Bandoleros Association and the town crier of this XIV Edition.
  • 19 hours. Opening of the bandolier houses.
  • 7:10 p.m. Arrival of the bandits to the cave, trabucada and bandit commitment on stage.
  • 7:35 p.m. Homage to the horses of the recreation in the bandit town.
  • 20 hours. Assault on the stagecoach in the bandit town.
  • 8:25 p.m. Presentation of the migueletes, reading of the Bando and greeting from the bandits to ‘El Tempranillo’ on the stages of the prison, the Church and the cave.
  • 21 hours. The scene in which ‘El Tempranillo’ and María Jerónima meet will take place on the stages of the farmhouse and the Church.
  • 9:25 p.m. Señorito and Chivato go to the migueletes’ barracks on the prison stage.
  • 22 hours. Fight between migueletes and bandits in the bandit town.
  • 10:30 p.m. Singing and dancing show on the stage of the Church, with the participation of Mari Luz Barret and Francisco Busquiel.
  • 02.00 hours. Closure of bandit houses.
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Schedule for Saturday October 1

  • 9:30 a.m. Wake up to trabucazos The Migueles chase the bandits through the town.
  • 11 hours. Opening of the bandolier houses.
  • 11:30 a.m. The migueletes assault the farmhouse where ‘El Tempranillo’ is located, in the Town Hall and the Plaza de España.
  • 12.15. Recreation of the execution with the vile club in the settings of the Church and the prison. Show ‘The Art of Andalusia on horseback’, with Carmelo Cuevas and Saray García.
  • 13 hours. Visit of the bandits to the priest in the scenes of the cave and the Church.
  • 1:30 p.m. Recreation of the wedding with a dance performance once again by Mari Luz Barret and Francisco Busquiel, on the stage of the Church. Performance by Nora Lopez.
  • 14 hours. Feast. Cave scene. Another show of ‘The Art of Andalusia on horseback’.
  • 15 hours. Improvised scene of bandits in the bandit village.
  • 16 hours. Temporary closure.
  • 18 hours. Reopening, the migueletes capture three drunks in the scenes of the Church and the cave.
  • 6:45 p.m. ‘El Veneno’ loses his stripes as Lieutenant of the migueletes in the prison and cave scenarios.
  • 20 hours. María Jerónima makes a decision on the stage of the Church.
  • 8:30 p.m. Three different scenes begin related to her birth, in the settings of the Church, the cave and the farmhouse.
  • 9:30 p.m. Burial of María Jerónima on the stage of the Church.
  • 23 hours. Performance of cante in bandoleras houses.
  • 02.00 hours. Closure of bandit houses.

Schedule for Sunday, October 2

  • 11 hours. Opening of the bandolier houses.
  • 11.15 a.m. Execution of bandits after assault on the ‘El Tempranillo’ farmhouse by the migueletes, at the Town Hall and Plaza de España.
  • 11:45 a.m. Encounter between ‘El Tempranillo’ and General Torrijos on the stages of the Church, the cave and the jail.
  • 12:20 p.m. The bandits go looking for the Informant in the jail and cave scenarios.
  • 1:10 p.m. Baptism, dance performance by Mari Luz Barret and Francisco Busquiel on the stages of the cave, the farmhouse and the Church.
  • 14 hours. ‘El Tempranillo’ and his party march towards the Sierra on horseback.
  • 2:45 p.m. Battle between migueletes and bandits in the town.
  • 16 hours. Closure by the Mayor of Grazalema and the participating associations on the stage of the Church.
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