During August different fairs and festivities take place around Valencia and one of this fairs is called August Fair and takes place in Xativa from the 15th to the 20th of August. This fair is very popular and it always has a lot of activities addressed to everyone, so if you are in the Valencian Country you cannot miss it.
The August Fair is the oldest fair in the Valencian Country and for this reason it is very special for everyone. However, the fair is improving considerably every year, even though the main cultural aspect that has always characterized the fair has not disappeared.
This fair is unique and focuses on sports and related activities, such as for example several sports contests like “Tir i arrossegament” (weight pulling by horses) or paddle. However, the fair not only focuses on sports, but also on music, so some dj’s will also be present there and other concerts will also be held to make this festivity much more interesting.
Moreover, this fair is addressed to everyone, so other activities are also held, such as different plays, other contests and exhibitions which ensure that both children and adults equally enjoy of the festivity, so it is a good place to visit with the family if you are around Xativa in August.