Falla in Plaza del Ayuntamiento - History of Fallas in Valencia
History of Fallas

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Fallas is an event that organically, slowly, and over time developed into the festival that we know today, so there really isn’t an official first edition date.

However, we can say that, although the Fallas tradition is very old (dating back to the Middle Ages or before), the festival started becoming similar to what we know nowadays during the mid-20th century.