Valencia Events & Festivals
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Valencia is overflowing with culture and life and has more than it’s share of festivals which include live concerts, music, sports, fashion shows and lots more.
As well as the local festivals there are many art galleries and museums to visit. The stunning City of Arts and Sciences can be found in the Turia Gardens which stretches for 7km through the center of the city .
Many events are held in the park and it’s also great for taking a stroll, jogging, riding a bike and playing sports.
Valencia Events June 2017
Open air film shows begin in the Turia Gardens and on the 23 is the Cinema Jove for young filmmakers which attracts many from all over the world.
The 23 June is also the festival of Sant Joan.
Valencia Events May 2017
On the 3 May is the “Crosses of May” and on the second Sunday in May it’s the festival of Our Lady of the Forsaken (Virgin of the Helpless), Patron Saint of the city of Valencia. The Valencia Book Fair is usually held during this month in the lovely Viveros Gardens.
Valencia Events April 2017
Easter week in Valencia is followed with the festivals of San Vicente Ferrer, on the second Monday after Easter. In the Turia Gardens there are races and the annual Valencia Book Fair is held in the Viveros Gardens.
This year Easter in Spain (Pascua) is on 17 April 2017. This is a lovely time to visit Valencia as there are many open-air bars and restaurants to enjoy.
Valencia Events March 2017
Spain is famous for it’s amazing festivals and the festival of Las Fallas is one of the best.
Hotels and apartments get booked very quickly for this amazing event, so book early. The main days are from 15 – 19 March.
Valencia Events February 2017
January Valencia Events 2017
There are still many wonderful events to enjoy in Valencia such as the Christmas circuses, ice skating and Kings Day which is celebrated all over Spain.
San Vicente Martir fiesta is held on 22 January and there are many more events throughout the month.
Valencia Events December 2016
From 20 December the open air Ice Skating rink and traditional nativity scene are in Plaza del Ayuntamiento.
Valencia Events November 2016
The annual MotoGP is held at the Ricardo Tormo Circuit in Cheste (just a short drive from the center of town).
COLÓN Market celebrates its centenary and Film Symphony Orchestra returns to Valencia as part of its FSO TOUR 2016.
Valencia Events October 2016
October is the month when the National Day of Valencia is held. It’s also Sant Donis Day, patron saint of lovers and a public holiday. This two day event starts on 8 October and is celebrated in style with music, dancing and firework displays.
Top nuevo flamenco singer, Jose Merce is appearing at Palau de les Arts.
Valencia Events September 2016
Every year the Valencian town of Sueca hosts Sueca Rice Music Festival which last for over 2 weeks with bands and disc jockeys, magic shows and exhibitions. On the last day of the festival, a giant paella is cooked for all to enjoy.
You can also book tickets for top concerts in the Plaza de Toros in the center of Valencia.
Valencia Events August 2016
Top festivals at this time of year include La Tomatina held on the last Wednesday in August in the town of Bunyol.
The annual funfair and Ferris wheel will be in the Turia Gardens this year until 10 August.
Valencia Events July 2016
The Summer Festival of Films is held at the foot of Palau de la Musica. There will also be open-air screenings at 18 beaches in the province of Valencia.