The August Fair gets underway in Xàtiva

Xátiva,  holds one of the oldest fairs in the Region of Valencia. This traditional event dates from the 13th century and was a privilege granted by king Jaime I to the town.

In addition to selling livestock and local products, the Fira d'Agost runs a full programme of activities: concerts, theatre shows, sports competitions, regional folklore, firework displays, "tiro y arrastre" (load-pulling) by animals, cows, bulls,

Come to Xátiva and visit the traditional Fira d'Agost!

Full list of events


 FAIR PROGRAM XÀTIVA 2013

 
 
WEDNESDAY, 14 AUGUST 2013 _______________
 
XXVIII 8:00 p.m. FAIR AUGUST OPEN Racquetball
Consolation Semifinals
Organised by: Club San Patricio
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Club San Patricio (Bixquert)
 
10:30 p.m. OFFICIAL ACT OF APPOINTMENT AS QUEEN CRISTINA BLACKSMITH ROCK FAIR AUGUST 2013 AND HIS COURT OF HONOR
Then the show will be held
FAIR OPENING AUGUST 2013.
with musical tribute to Michael Jackson: "Forever King of Pop"
At the end of the event trigger a:
FIREWORKS
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Aitana,
Sponsor: Paperboard Packaging and RAFAEL HINOJOSA, SA
The Murta football field
 
YOUTH NIGHT MARKET 00.00
Local Groups Concert Xativa
Act: Drepente, Sin Prisa, Minstrels, Grayson and Noah Hysteria
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa
Youth Regidoria - Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Market Square
 
2:00 a.m. SINGING NIGHT "ALBADES"
With flutes and singers of Xativa
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
St. Peter's Square and adjacent
 
THURSDAY, 15 AUGUST 2013 _______________
First day of the Cattle Fair
 
10:00 a.m. I DRESSAGE COMPETITION CITY XÀTIVA
Organizers and Sponsors: Lisardo Catalina, Horse Riding Santamarta
Registration and information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Cattle Fair Trade
 
10:00 a.m. XXXIX COMPETITION SHOOTING AND DRAG
Testing one, two and three ponies of 200-2200 kilos
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Cattle Fair Trade
 
10:00 a.m. MOTOCICLISMO: FAIR SPEED TROPHY 62 AUGUST
Proof: First: 80cc, Second: Classic: Categories B and C, Third: Supermotard
Organised by: Club Moto Road Xativa
Collaborators: Regidoria of Fair and Festivals, - Portal of Xativa (portaldexativa.es)
Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Street Circuit, starting and finishing at Avenida República Argentina
 
10:00 a.m. GREAT CHESS SIMULTANEOUS
From 25 boards, led by National Master José Ignacio Sánchez Corum FEDA
Organizers: The Early Chess Club
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Real de la Feria
 
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION OPENING 24:00
Lounges: Local LIX Photo B / W, Color and seventeenth XXIX Topic Photography Exhibition
Display until September 13. Organizers: AFSA
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
House of Culture, Room Covered Patio
 
PAINTING EXHIBITION OPENING 24:30
PAINTING PRIZE FAIR AUGUST 2013
Up to September 13
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
House of Culture, Hall Columns
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Hospederia Mont Sant
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Alzira
Garden of Peace
 
5:00 p.m. XXXIX COMPETITION SHOOTING AND DRAG
Testing one, two and three ponies of 200-2200 kilos
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Trade Fair Livestock
 
7:00 p.m. SHOW TAURINO
Grand Prix
Company: Prixplaza, SL
With the participation of residents of eight towns in the province
Plaza de Toros
 
7:00 p.m. CAROUSEL RIDE EQUESTRIAN AND DEMONSTRATION
Made by students of 5-10 years Equestrian Centre The Saladrar
Organizers and Sponsors: The Equestrian Centre Saladrar
Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Cattle Fair Trade
 
CHILDREN'S SHOW 7:30 p.m.
Mathena productions presents "Elmo and Louise"
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Glorieta José Espejo
 
20.00h 9:30 p.m.: INTRODUCTION TO WINE TASTING AND TASTING HAM
Participants: A vinet Xativa, The Jamonería de Olmedo y Bodegas Enguera
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
XXVIII 8:00 p.m. FAIR AUGUST OPEN Racquetball
Open Semifinals
Organised by: Club San Patricio
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Club San Patricio (Bixquert)
 
9:00 p.m.-DINNER PARTY AND PENSIONERS RETIRED
Trio orchestra enlivened with Latin
Free admission after withdrawal of invitation
Regidoria of Fair and Festivals - Social Welfare Regidoria
The Murta football field
 
THEATER SHOWS FALLERO 10:30 p.m.
AC Fault represents Espanyoleto
Sainete Valencia: Hook Point
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Plaza de La Seo
 
11:30 p.m. NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT IN REAL FAIR
Group of international music and dance: FOLKLORE GROUP OF TAIWAN
Co-sponsors: FEDERATION OF FOLKLORE OF VALENCIA, VALENCIA COUNTY COUNCIL, HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA
 
00.00 YOUTH NIGHTS IN MARKETPLACE
ACTION GROUP FINALISTS "SONA THE DIPU" 2012
Mancora, Daze of Dawn and Lady's Garden
Sponsored by: Hon. Council of Valencia-Sona the Provincial
Market Square
 
FRIDAY, AUGUST 16 _______________
Second day of the Cattle Fair
 
XXXIII 9:30 a.m. CONTEST OPEN DRAWING AND PAINTING CHILDREN AND YOUTH OUTDOOR
Organizers: Xativa Tyrius Housewives Association and Consuming
Collaboration: Aspromivise
Co-sponsors: Eroski, IMAGINE, THE COASTAL LIBRARY, TOT EVENTS,
HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Garden of the Kiss
 
10:00 a.m. BEAUTY CONTEST AND PRESENTATION OF HORSES
Organizers and sponsors: Lisardo Catalina, Horse Riding Santamarta
Registration and information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Cattle Fair Trade
 
10:00 a.m. XXXIX COMPETITION SHOOTING AND DRAG
Testing one, two and three ponies of 200-2200 kilos
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Campus Cattle Fair
 
10:00 a.m. Hapkido DISPLAY
Organizers: Quatre Fulles - City of Sport
Real de la Feria
 
12.00h 1:30 p.m.: MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT BATUCADA
Participate: Academy of Music and Dance Rytmus
Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Coast Lighting and Inditec
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Caballer
Garden of Peace
 
XXXIX 5:00 p.m. and DRAG COMPETITION SHOOTING
Testing one, two and three ponies of 200-2200 kilos
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Campus Cattle Fair
 
SPECIAL CLASS PRACTICE 7:00 p.m.
6 steers of livestock by Gabriel Rojas, Seville
for students in the School of Bullfighting Valencia Provincial Council:
Cristian Climent, Jorge Exposito, Aitor Dario "El Gallo", Robert Beltran,
Cristian Gomez and Vicente Jimenez
Sponsor: Council of Valencia
Free admission
Plaza de Toros
 
CHILDREN'S SHOW 7:30 p.m.
JM Management presents: Puppet Salpicón
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Glorieta José Espejo
 
20.00h 9:30 p.m.: YOGA WORKSHOP AND CHIROPRACTIC
-School of Yoga Dhasa, (Sergio Camera)
Chiropractor-Workshop "Health begins in the back" (Mark Elizondo)
Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
XXVIII 8:00 p.m. FAIR AUGUST OPEN Racquetball
3rd and 4th places and Consolation Final
Organised by: Club San Patricio
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Club San Patricio (Bixquert)
 
10:00 p.m. MURTA CONCERT IN THE FIELD
Great Contest final concert "Sona the Dipu 2013"
Performances group winners
After the band perform:
"Goodfellas" with Loquillo, Leiva and Ariel Rot
Sponsor: VALENCIA COUNTY COUNCIL "Sona la Dipu"
Free admission
The Murta football field
 
NIGHT OF MONOLOGUES 10:30 p.m.
Neo Productions presents monologues:
Alex Martinez, Diego Varies, Patricia and Mark Cháfer Mirror
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Plaza de La Seo
 
00.00 YOUTH NIGHTS IN MARKETPLACE
SONA THE DJ DIPU
With the performance of the most important DJs Valencia
Sergio Diaz, Alexandre Sanz and Samuel Poveda
Sponsored by: Hon. Council of Valencia-Sona the Provincial
Market Square
 
11:30 p.m. NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT IN REAL FAIR
Group of international music and dance: FOLKLORE GROUP OF SENEGAL
Co-sponsors: FEDERATION OF FOLKLORE OF VALENCIA, VALENCIA COUNTY COUNCIL, HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
SATURDAY, AUGUST 17 _______________
Third and final day of the Cattle Fair
 
8:30 a.m. UP FAIR AUGUST BTT
Departure at 8:30 am from the BMX track
Arrival at the Real de la Feria on 12.30
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa
Regidoria of Fair and Festivals - Local Police Regidoria
 
10:00 a.m. XXXIX COMPETITION SHOOTING AND DRAG
Testing one, two and three ponies of 200-2200 kilos
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Campus Cattle Fair
 
10:00 a.m. REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CHESS TEAM
Honor Division: CA Alzira, CA Carcaixent and CA chair
Regional Category: CA Alberic, CA Benifaió, CA Benimodo,
CA and CA Voltors Xativa
Organizers: The Early Chess Club
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Home for the Elderly. Square Rock
 
11:00 a.m. HORSE PARADE BY ROYAL FAIR
Parade of the most spectacular horses Cattle Fair
Organizers: MR. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
24:00 CAST OF MELONS IN REAL FAIR
Sponsor: MERCAXÀTIVA
Real de la Feria
 
1:00 p.m. XXXIII AWARDS OF DRAWING AND PAINTING COMPETITION FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH OUTDOOR
AWARDS EXHIBITION OF DRAWINGS
Organizers: Xativa Tyrius Housewives Association and Consuming
Collaboration: Aspromivise
Co-sponsors: Eroski, IMAGINE, THE COASTAL LIBRARY, TOT EVENTS
HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
House of Culture, Expo Hall 1st floor
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Aplitec
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Crespo
Garden of Peace
 
BIG BULL FIGHT 7:00 p.m.
Finito de Córdoba, El Fandi and David Esteve
Bulls Source Ymbro
Company: Paltauro, SL
Plaza de Toros
 
CHILDREN'S SHOW 7:30 p.m.
Shows Miguel Pino (Málaga) presents:
"The New Adventures of Peneque the Brave"
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Glorieta José Espejo
 
XXVIII 8:00 p.m. FAIR AUGUST OPEN Racquetball
3rd and 4th place teams and Open End
Organised by: Club San Patricio
Collaboration: Clubs Coordinator - Municipal Sports Council
Club San Patricio (Bixquert)
 
11:00 p.m. GRAN GALA TRIBUTE TO BRUNO LOMAS
Cinema d'estiu Bruno Lomas, pel.licula Projecció of "Side by side"
Salmagundi Performance Band and friends, playing Bruno Lomas topics
Projections, interviews and more surprises
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
The Murta football field
 
00.00 YOUTH NIGHTS IN MARKETPLACE
II Festival August Indie Xativa Fair
Performance groups: Luis Brea, Wayne and Them
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Market Square
 
SUNDAY, AUGUST 18 _________________
9:30 a.m. IV CHAMPIONSHIP TABLE TENNIS POPULAR FAIR AUGUST
Registration from 9.30am at the Real de la Feria
Home of the competition at 10:00 am
Two categories: Up to 15 years and from 16 years
Sponsor: Imagine Gráfic and Municipal Sports Council
Organizers: Xativa Table Tennis Club
Real de la Feria
 
10:00 a.m. FENCING DISPLAY
Organizers: Quatre Fulles - City of Sport
Real de la Feria
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Ommega mmoe and Tot Events
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Crespo
Garden of Peace
 
7:00 p.m. heifers TRIMMERS AND LOOSE
Bullfighting
Organizers: Medetauro, SL
Plaza de Toros
 
CHILDREN'S SHOW 7:30 p.m.
Garibo the Wizard presents: Abracadabra, the magic legend
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Glorieta José Espejo
 
20.00h 9:30 p.m.: MUSIC CONCERT
Swing Kids - Music and Dance Academy Rytmus
Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
10:30 p.m. MURTA CONCERT IN THE FIELD
Young Concert Fair August 2013
Performance by Juan Magan and Carlos Jean
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Free admission
The Murta football field
 
FOLKLORE VALENCIANO 10:30 p.m.
Performance of the Escola de Danses de Xativa
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Plaza de La Seo
 
11:30 p.m. NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT IN REAL FAIR
Group of international music and dance: FOLKLORE GROUP OF ARGENTINA
Cosponsor: FEDERATION OF FOLKLORE OF VALENCIA, VALENCIA COUNTY COUNCIL, HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
YOUTH NIGHT MARKET 00.00
Local Groups Concert Xativa
Act: The Soda, Flaco Please, Ghost Transmission i Dark Vision
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa
Youth Regidoria - Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Market Square
 
MONDAY, AUGUST 19 _______________
 
ZUMBA DISPLAY 10:00 a.m.
Organizers: Quatre Fulles - City of Sport
Real de la Feria
 
12.00h 1:30 p.m.: ORAL WORKSHOP
by Dr. Segura del Lago
Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Edyman and Quatre Fulles
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Alzira
Garden of Peace
 
CHILDREN'S SHOW 7:30 p.m.
JM Management and Cia White and Black present: Love Clowns
Organizers: MR. Ayuntament OF XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Glorieta José Espejo
 
20.00h 9:30 p.m.: PIANO AUDITION
Irina Interpret Zhebrun -. Academy of Music and Dance Rytmus
Sponsor: Pianoimporta. Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
9:30 p.m. PAELLAS GREAT FESTIVAL
Performance of the orchestra Oxide
19:30 To begin the distribution of condiments
Co-sponsors: Hon. Council of Valencia. Valencia Land and Sea
HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA
Avenida de La Murta and football field La Murta
 
10:30 p.m. LYRIC IN THE PLAZA GALA OF SEO
Spain Lyric Camerata presents: La Traviata
Adaptation staged
Giuseppe Verdi Bicentennial
Organized by: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Plaza de la Seo
 
11:30 p.m. NIGHT ENTERTAINMENT IN REAL FAIR
Group of international music and dance: SERBIAN FOLKLORE GROUP
Co-sponsors: FEDERATION OF FOLKLORE OF VALENCIA, VALENCIA COUNTY COUNCIL, HE. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Fair Rieal
 
2:00 a.m. SINGING NIGHT "ALBADES"
With chirimiteros and singers of Xativa
Sponsors: Hon. CITY COUNCIL XÀTIVA-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Orchard Square and adjacent Mora
 
TUESDAY, AUGUST 20 _______________
1:30 p.m. 12.00h. INFLATABLE CLIMBING WALL GREAT
Organizers: L'Informer
Collaboration: Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
Real de la Feria
 
LARGE 14.00Masclet
Sponsor: Aplielec
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Caballer
Garden of Peace
 
8:00 p.m. XIII INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION HORCHATA DRINKERS WITH "fartons"
Organizers: Xococap, SL
Real de la Feria
 
11:00 p.m. FAIR FINAL SHOW AUGUST 2013
This year we will enjoy a performance by international artist: Paloma San Basilio
At the end of the musical will surge:
GREAT FIREWORKS
Shoot: Pyrotechnics Caballer
Co-sponsors: Recreational Saetabis SA, Inelcom and Hon. City of Xativa-Regidoria of Fair and Festivals
The Murta football field
 

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