Fiesta De LĂ˘â?¬â?˘estandard Mallorca!!!
New Year's Eve
From: Monday, December 31 2007, 4:00 pm
to: Tuesday, January 1 2008, 1:00 am
In addition to the usual New YearĂ˘â?¬â?˘s Eve celebrations that take place throughout the island, the Mallorcan capital of Palma also celebrates the Fiesta de lĂ˘â?¬â?˘Estandard. It remembers the Christian conquest of the city by King Jaime I in 1229. A procession makes its way from the town hall to the cathedral in the centre of Palma where a special service is held. The day traditionally ends with a lavish feast with friends and family to welcome in the New Year