Skip to main content

Breaking news about the Fallas de València festival 

 

The next  Fallas de València festival will be held 1–5 September 2021, health conditions permitting. This was ratified at the meeting on 12th May between the València City Council and the Fallas organizers. 

Check this page for updates on the calendar of events*.  

*Masks are required at all indoor and outdoor activities for both participants and spectators. Additionally, a 1.5-metre safety distance and capacity limits will remain in place at all stationary events.

2021 FALLAS FESTIVAL EVENTS CALENDAR

Monday, 12th July and Tuesday, 13th July

Drop-off of ninots (figures) for the Ninot Exhibition.
10.00am–2.00pm and 4.00pm–9.00pm

Friday, 16th July

7.00 pm - Opening of the Ninot Exhibition.
Presentation of the Fallas Book at the Ninot Exhibition.

Tuesday, 31st August
10.00 am - Closing of the Children's Ninot Exhibition.

10.30 am - Reading of the ‘people’s verdict’ and proclamation of the Ninot Indultat Infantil (the only children’s figure saved from burning) for 2021.

11.00 am - Pick-up of ninots by the committees until 8.00 pm.

 

Wednesday, 1st September 
8.00 am - Plantà  (set-up) of all the children’s fallas (sculptures).

10.00 am - Closing of the Ninot Exhibition.

10.30 am - Reading of the ‘people’s verdict’ and proclamation of the Ninot Indultat (the only figure saved from burning) for 2021.

11.00 am - Pick-up of ninots by the committees until 8.00 pm.

2.00 pm - Mascletà (loud fireworks display) at different locations throughout the city.

11.00 pm - Nit de L'albà (fireworks display) on the fallas (sculptures) around the city.


Thursday, 2nd September
8.00 am - Plantà (set-up) of all the fallas (sculptures).

2.00 pm - Mascletà (loud fireworks display) at different locations throughout the city.

5.30 pm - Children’s awards ceremony.
Awards for the children’s fallas (sculptures) in the different categories
and the children’s fallas booklets will be handed out at the stand erected at City Hall.

Friday, 3rd September
9.00 am - Award ceremony.
Awards for the fallas (sculptures) in the different categories and the fallas booklets will be handed out at the stand erected at City Hall.

2.00 pm - Mascletà (loud fireworks display) at different locations throughout the city.

5.00pm–midnight Ofrenda (offering) of flowers to Our Lady of the Forsaken.

Route 1

  • 5.00 pm: Pla del Remei – Gran Via.
  • 6.15 pm: Benimamet – Burjassot – Beniferri.
  • 8.00 pm: Malvarrosa – Cabanyal – Beteró.
  • 9.15 pm: Algirós.
  • 10.15 pm: Poblats Al Sud.

Route 2

  • 5.00 pm: Campanar.
  • 6.00 pm: La Roqueta – Arrancapins.
  • 7.30 pm: Olivereta.
  • 9.15 pm: La Saïdia.
  • 10.45 pm: El Carmen.
  • 11.30 pm: Regional Cultural Associations.
  • 11.40 pm: Local Committees.
  • 11.50 pm: Falla (sculpture) of the Fallera Mayor Infantil (Children’s Queen of las Fallas) of Valencia, Carla García Pérez, Ramiro de Maetzu Falla – Leones.
  • 11.55 pm: Official Procession of the Murcia, Castellón and Alicante delegations.
  • Midnight: Last 5 Falleras Mayores (Queens of las Fallas) of Valencia.
  • 12.05 am: Fallera Mayor Infantil (Children's Queen of las Fallas) of Valencia and Court of Honour, members of the Central Fallera Committee and Valencia Municipal Band.

Saturday, 4th September
9.00am–midnight Ofrenda (offering) of flowers to Our Lady of the Forsaken.

Route 1

  • 9.00 am: Quatre Carreres.
  • 10.45 am: Ruzafa A.
  • 11.45 am: Ruzafa B.

Route 2

  • 9.00 am: Benicalap.
  • 10.15 am: Jesús.
  • 11.30 am: Mislata.

2.00 pm - Mascletà (loud fireworks display) at different locations throughout the city.

6.00pm–midnight: Continuation of the Ofrenda (offering) of flowers to Our Lady of the Forsaken.

Route 1

  • 6.00 pm: Pla del Reial – Benimaclet.
  • 7.45 pm: Canyamelar – Grau – Nazaret.
  • 8.45 pm: La Xerea.
  • 9.15 pm: Rascanya.
  • 10.45 pm: Camins al Grau.

Route 2

  • 5.00 pm: La Creu Coberta.
  • 6.15 pm: El Pilar – Sant Francesc.
  • 7.30 pm: Patraix.
  • 8.45 pm: La Seu – El Mercat.
  • 9.15 pm: Botànic – La Petxina.
  • 10.15 pm: Quart de Poblet – Xirivella.
  • 11.15 pm: Regional Cultural Associations.
  • 11.25 pm: Guest Organizations.
  • 11.30 pm: Falla (sculpture) of the Fallera Mayor (Queen of las Fallas) of Valencia, Consuelo Llobell Frasquet. Falla Albacete – Marvá.
  • 11.35 pm: Last 5 Falleras Mayores (Queens of las Fallas) of Valencia.
  • 11.40 pm: Fallera Mayor (Queen of las Fallas) of Valencia and Court of Honour, members of the Central Fallera Committee and Valencia Municipal Band.

10:00 / 11:30 pm - Nit del Foc (fireworks display) at different locations around the city.

 

Sunday, 5th September
10.00 am - Ofrenda (offering) of flowers by the Falleras Mayores (Queens of las Fallas) of Valencia and their Courts of Honour before the image of the Patriarch at San José Bridge.

11.00 am - Tribute to the poet Maximiliano Thous, at his monument, located at the intersection of Sagunto and Maximiliano Thous streets.

12.30 pm - Tribute to the maestro Serrano, at his monument in Reino de València Avenue.

2.00 pm - Mascletà (loud fireworks display) at different locations throughout the city.

6.00 pm - High Mass in honour of St Joseph at Valencia Cathedral, officiated by the Archbishop of Valencia, D. Antonio Cañizares, presented by the Central Fallera Committee and the Carpenters Guild, with the Falleras Mayores (Queens of las Fallas) and their Courts of Honour in attendance. 

08.00 pm - Cremà (burning) of the children’s fallas (sculptures).

08.30 pm - Cremà (burning) of the children’s falla (sculpture) awarded first prize in the special category.

09.00 pm - *Cremà (burning) of the children’s falla (sculpture) in Ayuntamiento Square.

10.00 pm - Cremà (burning) of all the fallas (sculptures) in Valencia.
10.30 pm - Cremà (burning) of the falla (sculpture) awarded first prize in the special category.

11.00 pm - *Cremà (burning) of the falla (sculpture) in Ayuntamiento Square.

* To avoid crowds, access to the Town (Ayuntamiento) Hall square will be restricted.

Subscribe to our blog!

Do not miss the best plans in Valencia!

¡Subscribe!