The fair of nations (Festival de las Naciones) is a month long event that will take place in Valencia. Instead of only discovering the Spanish culture, you will be able to discover cultures from all over the world during your visit in Valencia!
The festival takes place in the Turia park. There will be a lot of stands where you can buy some food and drinks from different countries. Moreover in the weekends there will be fun activities and some international music performances.
May 10 to June 9
In the Turia park, between el Puente de floras (flower bridge) and el Puente de Calatrava (Calatrava bridge)
Monday to Wednesday 11:00-15:00 and 17:00-23:30
Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11:00 – 15:00 and 17:00-23:30
There is a lot to do, to see and to taste at this fair. We have made an overview of the highlights of the program.
Friday May 10, 19:00: the opening of the festival. There will be a parade, artists will walk/dance around in outfits that are typical for their nation and there will be flags and drums.
Saturday (every week), 23:00 or 23:30: Dance act with flags
Sunday (every week), 18:30-19:30: Dance lesson
Thursday May 16, 19:30-21:30: Arabic dance act
Sunday May 19, 19:30: ‘Aromas de Oriente’, Middle Eastern dance act
Thursday May 23, 22:00: ‘Fiesta Universitaria’, party with the best DJs of Valencia
Friday May 24, 19:30-20:30: dance act
Thursday May 30, 22:00: ‘Fiesta Universitaria’, party with the best DJs of Valencia
Friday May 31, 23:00: flashmob in Korean Gangnam style
Sunday June 2, 20:30-22:30: typical Mexican performance; Marriachi
Sunday June 2, 21:00: Egypcian and Bollywood style dance act
Thursday June 6, 19:30-20:30: Perfomance by famous Valencian dancer Sara Guirado
Sunday June 9: celebration of the last the of the fair. From 20:30 there will be several dance acts from different nations.
Click here to see the whole program (Spanish).