Jávea Fiesta dates for 2019

JANUARY
01 - ANO NUEVO - New Year's Day

05 - LOS REYES MAGOS - The Procession of the Three Kings
06 - EPIFANÍA DEL SEÑOR (EPIPHANY)
12 - 13 - FIESTA SAN ANTONIO ABAD -Burning of the Pine/Blessing of the Animals - Old Town
17 - FIESTA SAN ANTONIO ABAD - Blessing of the Animals - Port
18 - FIESTA SAN SEBASTIAN | Bous al Carrer - Bull-Running in Plaça de l'Esglèsia
19 - FIESTA SAN SEBASTIAN | Bous al Carrer - Bull-Running in Plaça de l'Esglèsia
20 - FIESTA SAN SEBASTIAN | Bous al Carrer - Bull-Running in Plaça de l'Esglèsia

 

FEBRUARY

09 - CARNIVAL l Fancy Dress Parade - Old Town

 

MARCH

19 - DÏA DEL SAN JOSE (DÏA DEL PADRE)

24 - JESUS NAZARENO (LA BAIXADA) The descent of the treasured image of Jesus Nazareno

 

APRIL

14 - DOMINGO DE RAMAS - Palm Sunday Mass and Processions

18 - JUEVES SANTOS - Maundy Thursday

19 - VIERNES SANTOS - Good Friday Mass and procession through the Old Town

21 - EL DIA DE SENOR - EASTER SUNDAY - Special Mass/Meeting of Penas and Associations in the church square 

22 - LUNES PASCUA - Easter Monday - Autonomous Holiday

29 - SAN VICENTE FERRER - Patron Saint of Valencia Day

TBC - FIESTA EN HONOR DE JESUS NAZARENO - Bull running, flower crosses and live music 

 

MAY

01 - DÍA DEL TRABAJABO - Labour Day - National Holiday
03 - DIA DE LA CRUCES - Flower crosses honoured around the old town followed by fireworks

03 - LA SUBIA - The ascent of of the treasured image of Jesus Nazareno

05 - El Dia del Madre - Mother's Day

 

JUNE

T.B.C - FESTIVAL DEL MAR DE XABIA - PORT

14 - 24 - FOGUERES DE SANT JOAN/SAN JUAN - Midsummer celebrations in honour of John the Baptist - Old Town

24 - FIESTA SAN JUAN - Burning of the Fogueres and fireworks

27 - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE XABIA - International Food Fesitval 

28 - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE XABIA - International Food Fesitval 

29 - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE XABIA - International Food Fesitval 

 

JULY

13 - 21 - MOROS Y CRISTIANOS - Processions, music, gala parades - Port

16 - FIESTA VIRGEN DEL CARMEN - Festival for Sailors - Port
 

AUGUST

TBC FIESTA MARE DE DEU DELS ANGELES - Also known as FIESTA LA PLANA

TBC XABIA JAZZ 2018

10 - 11 - FIESTA PORTITXOL - Traditional Music and Dancing (Portitxol Cross)

15 - LA ASUNCION DE LA VIRGEN - The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

TBC FIESTA VIRGEN DE LORETO - also known as the PORT FIESTA

 

SEPTEMBER
TBC FIESTA VIRGEN DE LORETO - also known as the PORT FIESTA

08 - EL DÍA DE MARE DE LORETO - Local Holiday
12 - FIESTA VIRGEN DEL POPÚL - Traditional pilgrimage to the chapel Ermita del Popúl, Ctra. de Jesús Pobre, for a special mass followed by snacks. 



OCTOBER
09 - DÍA DE LA COMUNIDAD VALENCIANA - Day of the Valencian Community
12 - DÍA DE LA HISPANIDAD - Fiesta Nacional de Espana - National Day of Spain

 

NOVEMBER
01 - TODOS LOS SANTOS: All Saint's Day - National Holiday



DECEMBER
06 - DÍA DE LA CONSTITUCIÓN ESPAÑOLA - Constitution Day (Dec 6 1978)
08 - LA INMACULADA CONCEPCIÓN - Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgen Mary

13 - FIESTA SANTA LLÚCIA - Pilgrimage to the Chapel (Historic Centre)

25 - NAVIDAD - Christmas Day







 

NATIONAL FIESTA: all shops, offices and banks will be closed.

 

AUTONOMOUS FIESTA: most shops, offices and banks may be closed.

 

LOCAL FIESTA: Some shops, offices and banks may be closed.