• Feria De Julio Valencia 2011

    La feria de julio or July fair in Valencia is a traditional and extensive program of events that take place in emblematic areas of the city. This fair is quite old, it has been celebrated since 1871 and it is considered as a joyful event that allows both citizens and tourists to enjoy amazing events held in the warmth of the fresh summer nights.

    Between 6nd and 23th July, you will enjoy a whole host of activities, concerts, shows, markets, parades, firework displays and competitions in emblematic locations all around the city of Valencia thanks to its July Fair.

    If you’re on holiday in Valencia or you just live round the corner, you should mark the next few weeks in red in your calendar as Valencia is offering a complete program of concerts.

    Famous performers, national and international, will be playing concerts at night in Viveros Gardens with this years Malu, Pablo Milanes, Maldita Nerea, Iggy Pop & the Stooge, Segio Dalma, Dani Martin, M Clan, Seal, Pablo Albroran, Andres Calamaro, Vetusta Morla…

    You will also have the opportunity to contemplate the Batalla de Flores (Battle of Flowers), a spectacular parade of floats decorated with natural flowers that travels along the Paseo de la Alameda on the last Sunday of July by way of a closing ceremony for the fair, while the attending public throws flowers and petals, and the event being finalised with a mascletà (string of firecrackers).

    Traditional and spectacular fireworks displays set off from the Jardines del Turia are one of the most exiting events of the fair, which are contemplated by thousands at weekends, and it is an excellent opportunity to applaud the imagination of the Valencian pyrotechnicians in the design of fireworks´ shapes and colors.

    Check the entire program and get more information on www.feriadejulio.com

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