8th MEETING OF ‘FALLAIRES’
OF THE PYRENEES
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8th MEETING OF ‘FALLAIRES’
OF THE PYRENEES

From 16/04/2016 to 17/04/2016

Andorra la Vella ( Andorra la Vella )


Andorra la Vella hosts the meeting of the communities of ‘Fallaires’ of the Pyrenees.  

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The Community of ‘Fallaires’ of the Pyrenees is holding its annual meeting in Andorra la Vella on the third weekend of April with the satisfaction of having had “The fire festivals of the summer solstice of the Pyrenees” included in UNESCO’s Immaterial Cultural Heritage of Mankind.

Over the two days the representatives of the groups from Catalonia, Aragon and Occitania, which encompass up to 63 municipalities, will work on common subjects to enhance the development of the Fire Festivals in order to achieve the maximum possible dissemination and visibility, with the drive that has brought them inclusion in the UNESCO’s list.

Meetings, round tables and talks will be held on Saturday 16 and in the morning of Sunday 17, the Plaça del Consell General will be the stage for the Festival of Popular Culture of the Principality of Andorra, at 11:30 a.m. The celebration will conclude at 1 p.m. with hors d’oeuvres. All events and activities will be open to the public. 

Place and dates: Andorra la Vella, 16 and 17 April 2016.


ACTIVITIES YOU CAN DO VERY NEARBY

High mountain cuisine

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

HIGH MOUNTAIN CUISINE

Experience the flavours of high-mountain cuisine found in traditional Andorran cooking. Get ready for a taste of tradition!

Exhibition rooms and art galleries

EXHIBITION ROOMS AND ART GALLERIES

EXHIBITION ROOMS AND ART GALLERIES

Discover the exhibition rooms and art galleries, and see the exhibitions offered throughout the year.

RELIGIOUS ART

RELIGIOUS ART

RELIGIOUS ART

Visit the legacy of our religious art at the most emblematic churches in the country.

Andorra's falles and fallaires

ANDORRA'S
FALLES AND FALLAIRES

ANDORRA'S
FALLES AND FALLAIRES

The association Associació Fallaires Andorra la Vella is responsible for the Falles festival ever since it was recovered in 1987.

Contemporary architecture in Escaldes-Engordany

CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE IN ESCALDES-ENGORDANY

CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE IN ESCALDES-ENGORDANY

See some of the most recent examples of contemporary architecture in Andorra in Escaldes-Engordany!