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4 events matching: "valencia".
Las Fallas (Fire Festival) 2018
Where: Valencia, Spain
When:  Thursday, March 15, 2018 - Monday, March 19, 2018
Once a year, Valencia in Spain turns into a great happening. Hundreds of giant dolls, rising up to 10 meters, of Politics, Movie stars and Toreadors carried in a parade along a bonfires and pyrotechnic performances way. In spite of the long period that took to create those dolls the climax of the festival is throwing the dolls into the fires. Explosions and the flames are all around. Pregnant women are not allowed to participate in the festival. Las Fallas festival attracts mass of crowd, locals and tourist. Therefore, due to the numerous...(read more)
The European Grand Prix (In Valencia, Spain)
Where: Valencia, Spain
When:  Last time was held in 2012.
The European Grand Prix is one of number yearly races which are held all over the world. In 2008, 17 competitions took place, in 2009, 18 competitions and in 2010, 19 competitions are planned. The races, usually, are held in the same countries and around the same dates.   However there are changes, thus it is possible that a certain country will not held a race while new countries are added to the list. These are the countries, in alphabetical order, where the races are held: Abu-Dhabi, Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil,...(read more)
Valencia Central Market (Mercado Central)
Where: Valencia, Spain
When:  All the year round
Like every food market in Europe the Valencia's Central Market (Mercado Central) has unique local character. In addition to the standard shopping, the Mercado Central allows the visitor to enjoy the smells and tastes of various local food; meat, wines and vegetables. This is a huge market that contains more than thousands stands in a modern structure. It has a spectacular architectural design that combines stone, metal and glass. The two floors market promises an aesthetic and culinary experience to market's lovers. The Mercado...(read more)
International Underwater Image Festival in Valencia (FIIS)
Where: Valencia, Spain
When:  May.
The Oceanografico of the City of the Arts and Sciences of Valencia holds once a year, in mid May an International Underwater Image Festival. This is a unique festival that its main course is to raise the awareness of the public to the conservation of the nature and the lives in the underwater environment. In the five days event, photograph shots and video from the depths of the ocean are presented. In addition, professional discussions and workshops with worldwide specialists are held. This is a marvelous event for professionals as well as for...(read more)