The Feast of San Lesmes in Burgos
The Feast of San Lesmes, patron of the city, takes place
the Sunday closest to January 30.
During the festival an offering is made to the saint consisting of
a candle and a bagel. After the religious ceremony the party
continues in the Plaza de San Juan, where sausages are eaten
as well as blessed wine and biscuits.
During the days before and after the Feast of St.
Lesmes there are many concerts, exhibitions and
cultural and sporting events throughout the city.