Fiestas of the Christ and Moors & Christians, Fesporrat and WTD 2016
On Monday September 26th at 13:15h, Christian Embassy at the Church Square (old town) and at 20:00h Christians Parade. At night, great open-air dance with the Orchestra Mito.
Moreover, on Tuesday 27th at 12:00h Solemn Mass at San Francisco Church. At 17:30 h, great match of Valencian Ball (Filarmónica Street).
On Tuesday 27th, you have a chance to learn about artisan fishing with The Fishermen’s Route, guided boat trip and visit to the fishing port. More information on this link
On Friday 30th September, free guided tour to celebrate de World Tourism Day 2016 – Promoting Universal Accessibility. We will reach the old town by bus (accessible bus by Llorente Bus). Inscriptions: Tourist Info Altea – 14, Sant Pere Street – Tel. 965844114 – firstname.lastname@example.org (20 people maximum)
On Saturday October 1th at 22 h. Fesporrat with the groups ASPENCAT, OQUES GRASSES, PELLIKANA and EMBOLICATS (more information here).
The cultural offer in Altea completes with the exhibition Casal Fester Museum, where Moors and Christians show their finery in the Casa de Cultura at the 14 Pont de Montcau Street (open Monday to Friday from 10 to 14 h and from 17 to 20 h – admission free) and with the Museo Parroquial de la Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. del Consuelo, where you can admire liturgical objects such as chalices, chasubles and parish books of great historical value that come to date from the year 1640 (the exhibition will be open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30 to 13:30 and 16:30 to 18:30 hours – more on this link).