Valencia Marina Week takes place each April and see hundreds of sailing boats, motor boats, kayaks, surfboards, paddle boards and jet skis gathering together at Valencia marina in a celebration of the city's maritime heritage.
More cultural events
Apart from Las Fallas and lots of great wine and food events, you'll find all sorts of other cultural events in and around Valencia that allow you to have fun, learn about traditions and enjoy the fascinating history of the region.
Exciting biblical processions take place every Easter with more than 500 years of tradition at the Semana Santa Marinera - or Maritime Holy Week.
The Great Valencia Fair - Gran Feria de Valencia - is over 140 years old and takes place throughout July each year. Known formerly as the July Festival or Fair, it was first created to provide entertainment in the city in the summer, to try to prevent locals leaving for other destinations and to attract visitors from further afield too.
More than a million marigolds fly through the air at the traditional Battle of the Flowers, at the end of every July.
Tonnes and tonnes of tomatoes are the ammunition in the spectacular battle on the last Wednesday of every August - this year 28 August 2019 - at the Tomatina Tomato Festival in Buñol, near Valencia.