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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  • Easter Week in Crevillent. Crevillent.

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    …03330. Crevillente. Crevillent. Alicante - Alacant. (Region of Valencia) E-mail: info@semanasantacrevillent.com. http://semanasantacrevillent.es/. Easter week in Crevillent (Alicante province), is a fusion of art, popula…

  • Easter Week in Ávila. Ávila.

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    …Ávila. (Castilla y Leon) http://www.avilaturismo.com. Ávila has been holding its Easter week celebrations since the 16th century. Outstanding amongst the many commemorative events is the Miserere procession held on Easte…

  • Easter Week in Jerez de los Caballeros. Jerez de los Caballeros.

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    …Jerez de los Caballeros. Badajoz. (Extremadura) http://www.turismoextremadura.com. The popular celebration recreates the passion and death of Jesus Christ every year in one of the most stunning monument complexes in Extr…

  • Easter Week in Burgos. Burgos.

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    …Burgos. (Castilla y Leon) http://semanasantaburgos.com/. Easter Week in Burgos is based on the liturgical representations that became important in Castile from the 13th century onwards. In fact, most of the religious bro…

  • Easter Week in Cáceres. Cáceres.

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    …Cáceres. (Extremadura) http://turismoextremadura.com/viajar/turismo/es/explora/Semana-Santa-en-Caceres/. Sobriety and religious fervour at a monumental site declared as a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Cáceres has intere…

  • Easter Week in Cabra. Cabra.

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    …Cabra. Cordoba. (Andalusia) www.turismodecabra.es/tradiciones/fiestas/semana-santa/. The Easter week celebrations in Cabra (Cordoba province) are outstanding for their mass participation, with the whole town getting invo…

  • Easter Week in Baena. Baena.

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    …Baena. Cordoba. (Andalusia) http://www.baena.es/semana-santa-de-baena. Easter Week ofBaena (Córdoba). Religion, colour and drums. The Baena Easter week celebrations are the most important fiesta in the town (Cordoba prov…

  • Easter week in Cordoba. Córdoba.

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    …Córdoba. Cordoba. (Andalusia) http://www.turismodecordoba.org/seccion/semana-santa-de-cordoba. Passion and emotion in a historic centre which has been declared a World Heritage site by the UNESCO. The city of Cordoba cel…

  • Easter week in Granada. Granada.

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    …Granada. (Andalusia) http://www.granadatur.com/semana-santa. Monumental settings for a colourful and memorable celebration. There are numerous unforgettable moments in the Easter celebrations in Granada, in which 32 cofr…

  • Easter Week in León. León.

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    …Pza. Mayor, nº 1, 2º. 24003. León. (Castilla y Leon) E-mail: juntamayor.leon@gmail.com. http://www.semanasantaleon.org/. During this holiday, processions pass through the city, carrying extraordinary sculptures created h…

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