August Fair in Xativa (Valencia)
Summertime is the time for the Fira d’Agost (August Fair) celebrations, these festivities bring to the Monumental City of Xátiva a multitude of traditional and playful acts such as shooting contests, bullfights and albaes. The inhabitants have celebrated these festivities since 1250. Progression through the years has introduced new events in the festive programme in which there are fireworks, bullfights, sporting competitions and concerts by popular singers of the moment.
Xativa Fair is declared of national tourist interest.