XXVII Mugardos Octopus Festival: information and program

Tuesday, 4 de July de 2017

Consult the program of activities and information to enjoy the festival without difficulty.

Consulta el programa para el 8 de julio

On July 8 XXVII Mugardos Octopus Festival will be developed in our city, declared a Festival of tourist interest in Galicia. 


The sale of tickets will start from 12:00 hours. Tickets can be purchased in advance.

From 13:00 hours will begin octopus distribution.


  • Octopus ticket costs 10 euros and includes Octopus, a cup for wine and bread ration. 
  • 'Empanada' (pie) tickets have a cost of 2 euros.


Would you like a t-shirt of Mugardos Octopus Festival? Can buy it in stores SERMUGA XXI SL, Quiosco Loli, Globecientos Arte del Globo e Mercería Dolores.


T-shirts designed by the Galician company Rei Zentolo have a cost of 12 euros.


During the Festival there will be the following actions: 

  • 13:30 hours: performance of Trópico de Grelos, in the dock area. 
  • 18:00 hours: performance of Kilomberos de MonteAlto, in Avenida de Galicia. 
    23:00 hours: performance of the Orchestra Top Líder, in the Cantón de Cora. 


For the young people who attend the Festival between 17:00 and 20:00 hours there will be castles in the air with free access. 


By land 

These are the trusted zones to leave cars: 

Onde aparcar na XXVII Festa do Polbo de Mugardos

Between 12:30 and 16:00 hours, there is a shuttle bus service from A Pedreira to the DOCK, with a frequency of 15 minutes. 

By boat

Between 13:00 and 16:00 hours will operate the Ferrol-Mugardos service with departures every half hour. 

Routes by boat in the estuary are scheduled for 17:00, 18:00 and 19:00 horas.