HOGUERAS DE SAN JUAN DE ALICANTE

Celebrate the arrival of summer in Alicante! Las Hogueras de San Juan are an explosion of tradition, art and fire. One of the most important festivals in the city declared of International Tourist Interest and Intangible Cultural Interest.

Alicante becomes a real scene of celebration. From June 20 to 24, fireworks, monuments, stands, parades and concerts fill the city. However, the festive ambience starts much earlier. Las Hogueras sit and live on the street from day one! Several weeks before the official acts begin with the inauguration of the art lighting and the proclamation from the balcony of the City Council. Previously,  the “mascletaes” announce the arrival of the parties to every corner of the city.

On June 20, the big week starts with the “Plantà” of Las Hogueras and all the stands. On June 24, the fire will become the main protagonist of the party on the most magical night of the year. Do not miss the spectacular fireworks palm launched from the top of the Castillo de Santa Barbara to announce the beginning of the “Cremà”. Also, if you want even more gunpowder, from June 25 to 29, you can enjoy the fireworks contest at Postiguet beach. A fantastic show by the Mediterranean!

Thousands of people around the world are seduced every year by the party and the fire making Alicante a hub of international attraction. Get soaked with the festive spirit and vibrate with a city dedicated to its most international party. Schedule it now! The best vacations of your life are about to start. Are you ready? Don’t miss Las Hogueras de San Juan!

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