Moors and Christians Festival 2017 Javea
MOROS y CRISTIANS 2017 The full programme is as follows
Saturday 15th July · The Start of the Moors & Christains 2017
21:00 – Parade through the streets near the port to collect the representatives of the filaes.
When the parade reaches Avenida Jaime I there will be the opening rocket and switching on of the fiesta decorative lights.
21:30 – Drinks offered by the Fila Captain Jolufos in Calle Triana.
22:00 – Presentation of the Moors and Christians 2017 in Paseo Jaime I.Followed by a mobile disco until 03:30.
00:30 – CENA DE FILAES | Community Dinner with the Filaes in Avenida Jaime I.
Sunday 16th July
10:00 – Children’s Playground in Avenida Jaime I.
20:30 – Concert of Moors and Christians Music performed by the Centre Artístic Musical de Xàbia in Calle Sevilla.
Monday 17th July
21:00 – Visit to the Arenal Beach with a parade of the filaes along the Paseo del Tenista David Ferrer.
Tuesday 18th July
20:00 – Visit to the old town with a parade of the filaes through the streets of the town (Correos · Avenida Principe de Asturias · Placeta del Convent · Calle Virgen de la Merced · Calle El Foguerer · Calle San Jaime). There will be a flower offering in Calle San Jaime.
Wednesday 19th July – Flower Offering
09:30 – Food collection in aid of CARITAS at Supermercados Mas y Mas and Coaliment in Avenida Jaime I until 14:00.
20:45 – The offering of flowers to San Jaime starting with a parade through the streets of the port (Arcada Pio X · Calle Santisimo Cristo del Mar · Calle Andrés Lambert · Avenida Jaime I · Calle Presidente Adolfo Suárez · Calle Caleta) finishing at the parish church. A donation of food will be made to CARITAS on behalf of the filaes and the Board of Fiestas.
23:00 – Community dinner in Calle Sevilla followed by a mobile disco until 03:00.
Thursday 20th July – Invasion!
21:00 – Blessing of the castle located in Paseo Jaime I and deployment of the Christian troops to their positions on the beach of La Grava to face the invasion of the Moorish troops.
21:30 – Recreation of the landing of the Moorish troops with the firing of the guns and in Traditional Boats.
22:00 – Diplomatic discussion and surrender of the castle to the Moorish troops in Paseo Jaime I.
23:30 – Mobile disco until 03:00.
00:00 – Drum parade “Batukada” visiting the different locations of the parade accompanied by all.
Friday 21st July – Reconquest!
11:00 – Children’s Moors & Christians Parade along Calle Pio X and Calle Santisimo Cristo del Mar
17:00 – Valencian pilota tournament between filaes in Calle Virgen de Loreto.
21:00 – Gun battle between Moorish and Christian troops on La Grava beach.
21:00 – Diplomatic discussion and reconquest of the castle by Christian troops in Paseo Jaime I.
22:30 – Live music in Calle Manuel Bordes Valls until 03:30.
23:30 – MOTIVATION SOUND EXPERIENCE with Christian Blond in Paseo de la Grava until 03:30.
Saturday 22nd July – Gala Parade & Correfocs
11:00 – Parade organised by the Fila Captain to visit the different locations around the town accompanied by the fiesta participants.
19:30 – Entrance of the Musical Bands
20:30 – Colourful Gala Parade of the Filaes
CHRISTIANS: Faciners · Trabuquers · Ballesters · Contrabandistes · Pirates de Sant Jaume
MOORS: Baharis · Schaitans · Almoriscos · Almoradins · Al Tarik’s · Xibia
FILA CAPTAIN 2017: Jalufos
23:30 – Mobile disco with DJs Lluismix, Toni Bup offering the best music of the 80s, 90s and present in Calle Sevilla until 04:00.
00:30 – Street Parade with Fireworks with Els Dimons de Mislata (Calle Antoni Llidó · Calle Mare de Déu de Loreto · Paseo Jaime I)
Sunday 23rd July – Gala Parade
10:00 – Water games for children in the outer enclosure of the Sports Centre.
10:30 – Ice Cream and Chocolate offering by the standard bearers in the outer enclosure of the Sports Centre.
12:00 – Celebration of Solemn Mass in honour of San Jaime and in memory of fiesta members who have passed away.
19:00 – Entrance of the musical bands who will gather in Paseo Jaime to perform the Pasadoble Xàbia.
20:00 – Colourful Gala Parade of the Filaes closed with the special entrance of the Fila Captain 2017 Jalufos.
CHRISTIANS: Pirates de Sant Jaume · Contrabandistes · Ballesters · Trabuquers · Faciners
MOORS: Xibia · Al Tarik’s · Almoradins · Almoriscos · Schaitans · Baharis FILA CAPTAIN 2017: Jalufos
Moors and Christians festival 2017 Javea
Moors and Christians festival 2017 Javea