Matances de Bujots (Killing of the Rag Dolls); Easter Sunday: In Ciutadella, effigies of unpopular public figures are hung in the streets and then shot. Don’t worry, though, only trained professionals are allowed to fire the shots during this bizarre ritual.
Fiestas; summer months: Every town and city in Menorca holds its own fiestas or street parties involving music, food, and all-round merriment.
Nativity scenes; churches and schools all over the island; This December tradition of elaborate nativity scene recreations dates back to the 1200s in Menorca. In Mahon and Ciutadella, the displays are often accompanied by Els Pastorets (nativity plays) closer to Christmas.