Fallas de San José bonfire festival. Valencia

You won't get bored in Spain because there are so many popular festivities all year round. There is always something interesting going on. It all starts right after Christmas with the parades of the Three Kings, who leave presents for the children (on the eve of 6 January). In February you normally have the colourful Carnival (the most famous ones are those of Cadiz and Santa Cruz de Tenerife). In March you can be amazed by the enormous papier-mâché statues that go up in flames during the Fallas festival in Valencia. Around April you have the solemnity of Easter Week and the merriment of the April Fair. And in summer (when most of the festivities take place in Spain), you can enjoy the San Juan bonfires, the traditional San Fermín bull runs, or the Tomatina tomato festival. These are just a few examples of Spain's most popular festivities, but you can also find other interesting traditions like horse races on the beach (in Sanlúcar de Barrameda), medieval markets, wine harvest festivals or the descent of the Sella River (in Asturias) in a canoe. As you can see below, we offer more than 250 festivities to choose from. Just click on the image or the text that you want in order to find more information about each one of these events.  


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  • Albacete Fair. Albacete.

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    …Albacete. (Castilla-La Mancha) http://www.feriadealbacete.es/. This is the most important festivity in the city of Albacete. It takes place over ten days in September, and attracts thousands of people. The event started …

  • San Mateo. Cuenca.

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    …Plaza Mayor, 1. 16001. Cuenca. (Castilla-La Mancha) http://sanmateo.cuenca.es/. This is one of the most important festivities in Cuenca. Its origins date historically from the conquest of the city by Alfonso VIII in 1177…

  • Saffron Festival. Consuegra.

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    …Consuegra. Toledo. (Castilla-La Mancha) E-mail: ofturismo@aytoconsuegra.es. http://aytoconsuegra.es. This event celebrates the cultivation of saffron and the traditional culture of Castilla-La Mancha. Consuegra, in Toled…

  • Tamborada (drum festival). Hellín.

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    …02400. Hellín. Albacete. (Castilla-La Mancha) E-mail: asociacion@tamborada.com. http://www.tamborada.com/. The pinnacle of the Easter week in Hellín, Albacete province, is the Tamborada (drum-playing). This is the most i…

  • Easter Week in Tobarra. Tobarra.

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    …Tobarra. Albacete. (Castilla-La Mancha) http://www.turismocastillalamancha.es/fiestas/semana-santa-de-tobarra-6277/. Easter week in Tobarra, province of Albacete, is characterised by the ceaseless beating of drums. They …

  • Easter Week in Albacete. Albacete.

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    …Albacete. (Castilla-La Mancha) http://www.semanasantaalbacete.com/. Easter Week in Albacete is renowned for its rich artistic, cultural and human heritage. It is the perfect destination for getting to know the province a…

  • Easter week in Toledo. Toledo.

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    …Toledo. (Castilla-La Mancha) E-mail: info@semanasantatoledo.com. http://www.semanasantatoledo.com/. The Easter brotherhoods show outstanding ability moving their statues through the narrow streets of the city. The Easter…

  • Easter week in Ciudad Real. Ciudad Real.

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    …Calle Caballeros, 7. 13001. Ciudad Real. (Castilla-La Mancha) E-mail: asociacion@ciudadrealcofrade.es. http://www.ciudadrealcofrade.es/. Participatory, austere and with great artistic beauty. The Easter week celebrations…

  • Calatrava Route of the Passion.

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    …Ciudad Real. (Castilla-La Mancha) http://www.rutapasioncalatrava.es/. To mark the feast of Easter, this route visits the towns of Aldea del Rey, Almagro, Bolaños, Granátula, Miguelturra, Pozuelo, Torralba, Valenzuela, Mo…

  • Easter Week in Cuenca. Cuenca.

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    …Cuenca. (Castilla-La Mancha) E-mail: buzon@juntacofradiascuenca.es. http://www.juntacofradiascuenca.es. Easter week is one of the most spectacular and emotional fiestas here. Cuenca’s unique urban layout, with its hills …

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