Events and Fairs in Alicante
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Events and Fairs in Alicante

There are many ways to see and enjoy Alicante. The capital of the Costa Blanca is not only a city open to tourism, with dream beaches, culture and entertainment, but it is also one of the hubs of business and trade fairs in the Mediterranean. If you are visiting the city, we recommend that you take a look at the fair schedule in Alicante at the Institución Ferial Alicantina (IFA), because surely you enjoy one of these events during your holidays.

IFA is located between the cities of Alicante and Elche (N-340, km 731 – 03320), only 30 minutes from the center of the capital and 10 minutes from the airport. You can easily travel by car, and also by bus, taking line 90 Alicante-Elche-Crevillente. This line stops directly inside IFA on the weekends in which some fair is celebrated. The bus stop is located at the Central Bus Station of Alicante, just 10 minutes walking from your accommodation in Be Alicante.

Throughout the year, IFA is the center of the fairs in Alicante, with events of footwear, automobile, aesthetics, trade, home, food, hospitality, leisure and free time or construction. In the months of October, November and December of this year 2017, the agenda is very varied, so do not forget to point some fair in your agenda when you visit Alicante.
On October 21 and 22, lovers of video games and the world of comics have an appointment with Video Game Comic 2017, a fair in which the protagonists are video games, comics and strategy games, with a review of the series of TV of the universe of science fiction, board games, cinema and music. There will be lectures, exhibitions and presentations. And many costumes!
On October 26 and 27, Futur Moda will take place, the International Leather, Components and Machinery Exhibition for Footwear and Leather Goods. You will be able to see more than 2,000 collections of footwear. It’s a perfect date if you want to buy quality Spanish footwear.

In November, from 3 to 5, you can enjoy one of the most curious and spectacular events. Do you know the wide variety of regional festivals in Spain? Expofiesta is the ideal occasion to see the impressive costumes of the different festivities, to know the traditions, and much more. There will be shows and parades recreating the Moors and Christians, the Bonfires of San Juan and other important festivals of the country.

And on November 4, it will be the turn of LGTB Life, the first fair of diversity. It will host a large exhibition of products and services for the LGBT collective, with talks, workshops and a fantastic festival with first class music concerts, shows and performances by DJs.

And if you are one of those who are soon to be married, you will especially be interested in the Hall of Weddings and Communions, Firanovios, held from 12 to 14 November. In this event you can see the latest trends in fashion, organization of weddings and communions, and everything related to this special celebration.

If you like the engine, from November 17 to 19 you have an appointment with Firauto & Sobre2Ruedas, the new and used vehicle fair. Travel to IFA and do not miss the latest news and offers on used cars.

And if you are one of those who love animals, you will love the fair Expocachorro. There you can discover all the trends in articles and services for your pet, with parades, Agility tournaments, dog shows, conferences and other competitions.

If you plan to visit the capital of the Costa Blanca at Christmas time, you can not miss Exponadal. It is one of the most classic and visited fairs in Alicante of IFA, and in it you will have the opportunity to enjoy a lot of leisure activities, especially for children. If you travel to Alicante with the kids, do not forget to visit this event because they are going to have a great time, with a spectacular Christmas atmosphere.

Are you going to miss it? You have a wide range of trade shows in Alicante to enjoy a different way in your holidays. Choose yours and get to IFA easily and quickly from your accommodation in Be Alicante.

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