Things to do


Many events pop up and disappear with little or no advertising. Some activities are small or unique. These happenings are posted in this calendar. A  source of possible surprise and discovery.

Valencia is a vibrant city, where happenings include concerts, theatre performances, an exhibit vernissage or finissage. Spontaneous celebrations, an opening, anniversary or a pop-up market can be thoroughly enjoyable too.

Happenings often take place with surprisingly little publicity. Just a few local nationals attend. Many in the expat community of Valencia adore these gatherings.

The calendar below offers expats a quick, easy and simple way to discover current activities all on one page.


By Vincent Green, Jun 19 2018

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      1International Chess FestivalInternational Chess Festival 2International Chess FestivalInternational Chess Festival 3International Chess FestivalInternational Chess Festival Jazz PerformanceJazz PerformanceTime: 21:00
Bertrand Kientz Quinteto Plaza Cedro
4International Chess FestivalInternational Chess Festival
5 6 7 8 9 10Jazz PerformanceJazz PerformanceTime: 21:00
Mub Go Jazz Quinteto El Saler
Soccer Home GameSoccer Home GameTime: 21:30
Valencia CF v Inter de Milan Mestalla Stadium
12 13 14 15 16 17Soccer Home GameSoccer Home GameTime: 19:00
Valencia CF v Real Sociedad Mestalla Stadium
Jazz PerformanceJazz PerformanceTime: 21:00
Ximo Caffarena Cuarteto El Perellonet
19 20 21 22 23 24Jazz PerformanceJazz PerformanceTime: 21:00
Sergio Pereira & Thais Morell Pinedo
26 27 28 29 30 31Jazz PerformanceJazz PerformanceTime: 21:00
Le Dancing Pepa Swing Band Plaza Virgen


La Marina de València is a unique district that combines business, cultural and public activities in a maritime environment. Nestled cheerfully between the main beach of Valencia and commercial harbour, it is a phenomenal space that excites and surprises.


The Oceanografic in Valencia excites with surprising insights. Situated in the spectacular surroundings of the City of Arts and Sciences it is the largest aquarium in Europe. Avant-garde architecture creates a magnificent environment for faithfully reproduced marine ecosystems.

A new city guide
for expats

Amazing Capitals Valencia is a fresh and informative location guide full of insights for expats. It is dedicated to helping internationals make choices, settle and participate in the capital of the autonomous Valencia Community. Spain’s third largest city is a great place to relocate to and offers enormous quality of life. Enjoy the eGuide.