La Festa Major  volver

Patron Saint holiday of national tourist interest which is celebrated in the town of Dénia during the second week of July. We highlight "Els Bous a la Mar" (Running the Bulls into the Sea) and "Las Carrozas" (Floats parade)

From 4th to 12th July 2020

LATEST NEWS: Due to the health alert situation resulting from COVID-19 and the evolution of the pandemic, with the successive extensions of the state of alarm by the Spanish Government and the prospects for the coming months, the city government has agreed to SUSPEND the Festa Major Dénia 2020, which would have been held in July.


It is a bankholiday in Dénia and takes place the second wednesday after Sain Peters Day. The Festa Major programme begins the saturday before and ends the next sunday.

The programme includes religious celebrations and other activities such as sports championships, children activities, concerts and much more...


Bous a la mar (Bulls into the Sea), declared National Touristic Interest Fiesta and held twice a day.

The procession of the Santísma Sangre on the wednesday.

The Agrupación Artístico Musical de Dénia concert held the same day as the Santísima Sangre.

The gala parade with floats, bands and music, declared of Provincial Touristic Interest Fiesta and taking place the last saturday of the fiesta. 

The fireworks as the great culmination of the Fiesta held the last night of celebrations.