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Festivals and Traditional Events in Spain

Spain: Festivals - Running of the Bulls

There are many different festivals in Spain.
You will find that there are annual festivals and events spread throughout the country of Spain.
In fact carnival is one annual festival that will be held in many cities all over, including Madrid and Barcelona.
You will also find festivals in Spain such as the Running of the Bulls with can be quite dangerous.
The Spanish people seem to love adventure and danger with their festivals as well as having a great time.
You will find Spain also offers an annual bicycle race that is third in Europe.
The La Tomatine Spain festival is throwing of tomatoes on other people just for the fun of it.
So you will not lack for anything fun no matter the time of year.

Carnival

Spain: Festivals - Carnival

Like most European countries Spain also has a time when they celebrate carnival.
You will find that carnival starts in Spain a few days before Lent or Shrove Tuesday.
The ...
Carnival

La Tomatina - The Tomato Festival

Spain: Festivals - La Tomatina

Annually in Spain you can be invited to the La Tomatina festival that allows you to through tomatoes at any one in the streets.
The Spain festival began some where in the early ...
La Tomatina - The Tomato Festival

Running of the Bulls

Spain: Festivals - Running of the Bulls

The Running of the Bulls is Spain is one of the top events that you will find held annually.
Most of us have heard about the Running of the Bulls in Spain via the news or places ...
Running of the Bulls

The Fallas - Fallas de San José

Spain: Festivals - Las Fallas de San José - Bonfires

The annual Fallas de San José is a Spanish holiday celebrated on March 19th and unofficially marks the beginning of spring.
In Spain on March 19th it is St. Joseph’s Day.
The Fallas - Fallas de San José

Vuelta a Espana or Bicycle Race of Spain

Spain: Festivals - Vuelta a Espana - Bicycle Race of Spain

The Vuelta a Espana is a bicycle race in Spain that is held annually.
This sport event is actually the third of its kind in Europe and much less well known than the Tour de ...
Vuelta a Espana or Bicycle Race of Spain