See the program of activities for the Moors and Christians Fiesta in Javea, Spain. The fiesta is an unmissable summer treat for locals and tourists alike. Details of the July 2020 fiesta are not yet available. For guidance, please refer to the provided programme for the 2019 fiesta.
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The Javea Moors & Christians Fiesta takes place in Javea, Spain, in July every year. This fiesta is absolutely unmissable and a summer treat for locals and tourists alike.
Details of the July 2020 fiesta are not yet available. For guidance, please refer to the 2019 fiesta programme provided below.
SATURDAY 13th JULY
21:00 Parade through the streets of the port to collect the representatives of each filà who will be participating in the opening ceremony.
21:30 Complimentary wine in Calle Dr.Fleming.
22.00 Presentation of the "Moros i Cristians 2019" in Paseo Jaume I, followed by disco with DJ Christian Blond until 03:30.
SUNDAY 14th JULY
09:30 Children's activities in Calle Manuel Bordes Valles until 1.30pm.
20:30 MUSIC CONCERT in Calle Sevilla with the Agrupación Musico-Municipal Santa Maria Magdalena from El Poble Nou de Benitaxell
MONDAY 15th JULY
21:00 Arenal Beach visit. Teh "filaes" will parate along Paseo Tenista David Ferrer from Los Remos to La Fontana. where refreshments will be offered.
TUESDAY 16th JULY
20:00 Historical Centre visit. Parade through the streets of the Old town from the Correos, through Placeta del Convent, Virgen de la Merced, El Foguerer and ending at c/ San Jaime. The flower offering will take place at the final location.
WEDNESDAY 17th JULY
09:30 Food collection table opens for donations (in the supermarkets of Avda Jaime I Mas y Mas y Coaliment). Remains open until 14:00.
20:45 Offering of flowers to Sant Jaume. Parade through the Port begins at the Pio X Arcade and crosses the streets of Cristo del Mar, Sertorio, Andrés Lambert, Jaime I Avenue, President Adolfo Suárez and Caleta. Ends at the Parish Church of Loreto. During this, the food donation will be made.
23:00 Community dinner in Calle Sevilla, followed by disco and karaoke Bit-Sound until 03:00.
THURSDAY 18th JULY
21:30 Landing of The Moors at Playa de la Grava. Re-creation of the battle on Javea's shoreline with firing of arms.
22:00 Surrender of the castle (Paseo Jaime I).
23:45 Live music show by Charanga band at the Filà Capitana Almoradins until 03:00.
00:00 Tours of kábilas and barracks by the "festeros" and the general public.
FRIDAY 19th JULY
11:00 Children's parade through the Port (streets of Calle Pio X, Plaza Presidente Adolfo Suárez, Andrés Lambert and Sevilla), followed by "globota" (balloon with fireworks)
17:00 26th Pepe Prats de Pilota Valenciana Trophy in Calle Virgen de Loreto.
21:00 Re-creation of the battle - armed combat between the Moors and Christians (Playa de la Grava).
21:30 Re-Conquering of the castle by the Christians (Paseo Jaime I).
22:30 Mobile disco (Calle Manuel Bordes Valls).
00:00 Performance by Los Legendarios Orchestra (Calle Doctor Fleming).
SATURDAY 20th JULY
11:30 Parade with the Filà Capitana to visit kábilas and barracks.
19:30 Parade of the bands.
20:30 MOORS & CHRISTIANS Gala Parade.
23:30 Disco with a performance by Spam Group until 03:30 (Avenida Jaime I).
00:00 Charanga night (Filà Capitana Almoradins) in Calle Dr.Fleming until 03:00.
00:30 Correfoc y Colla de Dimonis INGA-VA of the El Maro troupe through the streets Calle Antoni Llidó, Virgen de Loreto and Paseo Jaime I.
SUNDAY 21st JULY
10:00 “Aquajocs” (Water Games) for children (Palau Municipal d’Esports) in Calle Manuel Bordes Valls.
10:30 Provision of ice cream and chocolate by Moors and Christians standard bearers (outdoor area of the Palau).
12:00 Celebration of Solemn Mass in honour of Sant Jaume and in memory of deceased "festeros".
19:00 Parade of the bands.
19:30 Gala Parade to close the fiesta, followed by fireworks at 21:30 from La Grava Beach.
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