las fallas valencian celebration

Las Fallas, a celebration of the beginning of a new period

Valencia, March 1st, the day in which the biggest event of the city begins, Las Fallas. For nineteen days, the citizens of Valencia celebrate. Every day during Las Fallas, around 2 p.m. a huge mascletà is held in Plaza del Ayuntamento.  On March 19th, in honour of St. Joseph’s Day, the celebrations end with La…