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Thursday, November 17, 2005

Spanish Quarter Street Festival: Part III

This is the final post of photos from Sydney's Spanish Quarter Street Festival. To start from the beginning click here.

So you're wondering where all the food is. Here's a picture of some churros to keep you going whilst you enjoy the last of the photos from the Spanish Quarter Street Festival.


Churros. Like finger food donuts. With extra ridges to catch those sweet granules of cinnamon sugar.

And perfect for dipping into thick hot chocolate too.

I meandered amongst the crowds which were loud and colourful...


before heading back to the stage, lured by the haunting strumming of a Spanish guitar.

guitarist 1

Carlos Perez entranced the crowd with his light-fingered guitar work. At times it seemed like there were two people playing the achingly passionate melodies.

guitarist 2

But then was a burst of colour of movement with the dancers from Latin Explosion. Those head-dresses are awesome.

Latin dancer in blue 1

Latin dancer in blue 2

Latin dancer in red 1

Latin dancer in red 2

salsa dancer 1

salsa dancer 2

male dancers

Sangre Gitana 1

This cute little kid must've been bopping away with particular energy, as suddenly he was plucked from the audience and lifted onto the stage to dance with this female.

He did a pretty good job too.

Sangre Gitana 2

Sangre Gitana 3

Capoerista performers extracted a series of ahhs and oohs with their fluid strength-flaunting feats.

capoerista 1

capoerista 2

So that was the Spanish festival.

Next stop: The Thai Food Festival

best friends

The third Spanish Quarter Street Festival was
held on Sunday 13 November 2005.

This event takes place every November in Sydney's Kent and Liverpool Streets.

Related GrabYourFork posts:
Spanish Quarter Street Festival 2006
Spanish Quarter Street Festival 2005: Part I

Spanish Quarter Street Festival 2005: Part II
Spanish Quarter Street Festival 2005: Part III
Newtown Festival
2 comments - Add some comment love

posted by Anonymous on 11/17/2005 10:58:00 pm


  • At 11/18/2005 3:24 am, Blogger Cat said…

    i loved your spanish food festival photos, cant wait to see thai food festival photos :)

  • At 11/18/2005 11:25 pm, Blogger PiCkLeS said…

    oh wow what a small world! i went to highschool with the dancing girl in pink. In your second last pic the same guy jumped over my head when he pulled me up for a stunt at Mythos in Leichhardt.


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