Fallas are definitely in the air and we want to join the community's festivities by organizing a ONCE IN A LIFETIME opportunity for Berklee students to live a true Fallas experience.
9.30AM-10.30AM: Chocolate + Churros breakfast at Cantina
Come and enjoy a true Fallero breakfast to prepare us for the day!
10.30AM- 11.30AM: Fallas Safety Workshop (Sala E)
A member of the Local Police Department will offer important information on HOW TO STAY SAFE during the main week of Fallas (March 15-19) Streets will be closed, Fallas will be burned, music tents will cover the city and firecrackers will explode very near you... We want to make sure you enjoy this incredible Valencian tradition while keeping you and your belongings SAFE!
11.30AM-1.00PM: Visit to Exposición del Ninot 2017 at the Museo Principe Felipe - Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
This unique exhibition will show a selection of the Ninots from this year's Fallas! Members of a Jury and YOU will be able to vote for the Ninots that will NOT get burned this year during la Cremá on March 19. A true Valencian tradition!
1.00PM- 2.30 PM: Experience a Mascletá
The group will walk together to the Plaza del Ayuntamiento to attend the Mascletá at 2.00PM. A true spectacle mixing the loudest noise, the strongest smell of gunpowder and lots and lots of mesmerised people enjoying this unique experience together! We can assure you you have never experienced anything of the likes.... DON'T FORGET YOUR EARPLUGS!!!
Join the Facebook event so we can have an estimation of numbers for breakfast and museum tickets and come and share this special morning with your friends at the Student Affairs Office!
Visit these links for more info on Fallas and how Berklee does Fallas!
Full Fallas Program 2017
Berklee's Study Abroad Outing (Fallas 2012)