March 2017 Fallas is an annual festival famous for it’s wonderful statues, called “fallas,” magnificent mascletas (daytime thunderworks) and fireworks (at night), marching bands by the hundreds and the women who march with them in traditional silk dresses, as well… Continue Reading →
The first video is a small Fallas. The second is a huge one in front of city hall.
Fantastic! A major aspect of Fallas, Valencia, Spain’s annual festival. More to come!
Apparently no one is getting notifications from that site. Please go to http://www.garyjkirkpatrick.com/#!blog/cxhw There you will find photos of various Fallas (foam and wooden sculptures often satirical in nature and up to 75′ tall) as well as a video of… Continue Reading →
Here’s a short explanation and two photos from the first mascleta of Fallas 2015! http://www.garyjkirkpatrick.com/#!First-Mescleta-of-Fallas-2015/c18cl/0F305F7E-3123-4642-99F6-F28632D58C30
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