Fiestas del Arroz pays homage to Sueca’s defining product: rice. Come along to celebrate with the locals and soak up the festive atmosphere.

Sueca is known in Spain as “the town of rice”. Every year in the month of September, the local population pay homage to its famous product during Fiestas del Arroz. Listed a Festival of Tourist Interest, the Rice Festival draws in the crowds with its extensive programme of cultural events and fun activities.

You certainly won’t be short on ways to spend your time during the festival. You could, for instance, taste the results of the international paella competition, watch the rice parade or take a look at all the rice grown in the local paddy fields. Beyond this, there are other events on offer, such as sports tournaments, live music performances and municipal bands, firework displays, street parties, kids’ games, foodie competitions and much more.

The perfect way to wave goodbye to the hot summer months. Come along and live Fiestas del Arroz for yourself.

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Variable. Celebración durante el mes de septiembre.

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