Day of the Balearic Islands (Día de les Illes Balears)
The ‘Day of the Balearic Islands’ is held on the 1st of March every year. It is a celebration of the ‘Balearic Islands Statute of Autonomy’ which came into effect on March 1st, 1983. People around Majorca celebrate this event in various ways. Some include:
- Medieval markets and celebrations in Majorcan towns.
- Communal meals
- Sports events
- Public readings of the statute
- Art and photography exhibitions