Feria by the numbers

(based on these sources* unless otherwise noted)

Number of casetas (pavillions): 115

Year the fair supposedly dates back to: 1284

The cost of a basic caseta18,000 Euros

The cost of an über-luxurious caseta40,000+ Euros

Number of casetas in Córdoba in 2012: 115

Number of casetas in Sevilla in 2012: 1,047

Roughly, the hours the casetas are open: 2 p.m. to 5 or 6 a.m.

Number of fair-goers: tens of thousands

Number of lights: thousands




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