February 28th

At the end of February is Andalusia Day.  It is a local holiday commemorating the referendum of that date in 1980 when people in Andalusia voted for this to become an autonomous region within Spain.  However it was not recognized as such by the Spanish government until 2006.

Read more about its history here

 

 

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