21 is already going for years Villaviciosa organizes this gastro-cultural event which serves practically from the beginning of spring, a tribute to the fabes, in all its aspects: producers, restaurateurs, marketing ...
Here we spend the program of events that have been organized.
Tuesday 18 of March
IV Contest "The Best Fabada in the World" (only for professionals).
Place: Restaurant Amandi de Villaviciosa c / San Juan de Amandi, 41.
Presentation of the Cultural and Gastronomic Conferences of Fabes de Villaviciosa.
Tasting of the dishes that will be part of the gastronomic days.
Friday March 21
18: 30h Restaurant Amandi de Villaviciosa c / San Juan de Amandi, 41.
Conference "Fabes production and consumption challenges"
Introduced by Mrs. Ana Elena Pérez Vega, Doctor in Agronomist and Technical Engineer of Serida. Professional speakers from different economic sectors related to the production, marketing and consumption of fabes will take part.
There will be a blind, technical and popular tasting of five varieties of fabes from La Granja of different origins.
Gastronomic Days of Fabes de Villaviciosa: Menus at 24 €
Saturday March 22
Grand Chapter of the Brotherhood of Friends of Les Fabes
Parade through the streets of the water and the sun of all the gastronomic guilds accompanied by the Banda de Gaitas "Villaviciosa-El Gaitero".
12: 00h Teatro Riera
Appointment of Cofrade de honor 2014 and Cofrades de número.
13: 30h Plaza de Villaviciosa
Inauguration of Fabes Fair and spring market with the assistance of authorities.
Proclamation by Paula Rojo, appointment as ambassador of Villaviciosa Faba.
Exhibition, sale of beans and spring market. Schedule.11: 00 to 20: 00 h.
20: 30h Teatro Riera
"Pareja Abierta" by Darío Fo and Franca Rame.
Premiere by the company "Saltantes".
Entry: 7 €
Sunday March 23
11: 00 to 11: 30h Plaza covered by Villaviciosa.
Receiving the pots for the regional contest of fabada for amateurs.
11: 00 to 14: 30h Cover square of Villaviciosa and c / Balbín bust.
Exhibition, sale of beans and spring market.
11: 30h Plaza de Villaviciosa.
IX Fabes and Fabada Regional Contest for amateurs.
14: 00h Plaza de Villaviciosa
Award ceremony and closing of the XXI Cultural and Gastronomic Days of Fabes de Villaviciosa.