The International Cinema Festival of Gay and lesbian cinema of the Comunitat Valenciana “El Festival de la Luna” (Moon Festival) comes to Valencia for second time from 16th to 25th September. In total 14 films and 22 short films will be screened at the Hall of CCOO headquarters, in plaza Nápoles y Sicilia
The “Feria de la Tapa” (Tapa Festival) comes to Valencia for second time. This second edition of the gastronomy festival will take place in the Tinglado number 2 of the Port of Valencia (Marina Real Juan Carlos I) from 15th to 18th September and is sponsored by Mahou Clásica beer.
Hemisferic was the first building in the City of Arts and Sciences to open its doors to the public. The amazing building was inaugurated in 1998 and has an ovoid roof over 100 metres long and a large sphere hosting a 3D cinema.
The popular German beer festival comes to Valencia in its third edition but this time in the Plaza de Toros (Bullfighter square) instead of Old Turia River in Valencia.
The City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia is an extremely large complex devoted to scientific and cultural dissemination distributed in five main buildings: the Hemisfèric (IMAX cinema and digital projections), the Umbracle (a landscaped vantage point and car park), the Prince Felipe Science Museum (an innovative centre of interactive[…]
The IVAM, the Valencian Institute of Modern Art, it is a huge Museum devoted to Contemporary Art and a landmark of the City of Valencia. The building of new construction was inaugurated in 1989. The original design was made by the Valencian architects Emilio Giménez and Carlos Salvadores, and it was remodelled in 2000 by Emilio Giménez and Julián Esteban.
The seventh edition of “Oceanogràfic Nights” offers to visitors a tour through facilities at a different time than usual, as well as a night show at the Dolphinarium with synchronized swimming, music, percussion and lighting.
The Hemisfèric of the City of Arts and Sciences offers 18 and 25 August last sessions of the “Nocturnas”, the Planetarium Live that reveals visitors the secrets of the summer stars.
Valencia is a city full of light and vitality throughout the day but after dark it´s not less excited. We summarize the main nightlife zones in the capital of the Levant: El Carmen, the Port, Pub areas, Squares, Blasco Ibañez and Malvarrosa.
A lot of people are interested in the Tomatina festival, but have their doubts. Is the festival really about gathering hundreds of people in a narrow street and throwing tomatoes at each other? Well, that´s exactly what it´s about!