ADD EVENT

Search of adventure

What
Where
When
Get more for free Get more for money Think Twice Stay Home

Las Fallas

Get more for free
Category: festival
Where: Valencia, Spain
When: 15 Mar - 19 Mar 2017
Website: http://www.fallasfromvalencia.com/

It takes place in March and is intended as a tribute to St. Joseph, patron saint of the carpenters' guild.

The basis of the fiesta is the "Fallas" monuments. In a display of art, though also of irony and humour, they are exhibited in the streets during Fallas week, between the 15th and 19th of March. On the last day, at midnight, they are set on fire and burn in immense, spectacularly beautiful pyres.

The Fallas are not just that, though. During the fiesta days - and even weeks beforehand - the streets are alive with fireworks displays, music bands, artistic lighting, street performances, parades...

Photo

©2010 THENIGO.COM
Designed by: Agencja Reklamowa Reflection