Seven plans for the weekend: light show in Vitoria, the book fair, concerts, exhibitions …

Plans in Álava

Pablo Ariza Martin

Vitoria-Gasteiz will experience a weekend full of emotions with the lighting of many parts of the city for the celebration of the Umbra Light Festival. Three days are coming where culture will flood the Basque capital with books and photographs, it will be the last opportunity to visit the Book Fair and enjoy impressive snapshots in the World Press Photo. These are just some of the proposals that you can find so as not to be left without
plan in Álava from Friday to Sunday:

1

Vitoria Book Fair

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We begin our route of plans with one of the essential events for lovers of culture and books in the city. The
IV Vitoria Book Fair comes to an end, but luckily we still have time to visit it this weekend in the Plaza de los Celedones de Oro. The different Vitoria bookstores are an ideal place to start buying the first gifts for Olentzero now that Christmas looms around the corner.

To encourage purchases, the five participating bookstores will offer 10% discounts to those who purchase copies at their stands, as well as book presentations and signatures. There are also activities for the little ones who can enjoy storytelling, music and illustration workshops.

  • When
    Until Sunday, November 14

  • Schedule
    Monday to Friday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from 11.00-14.30 and from 17.00 to 20.30

  • Where
    Plaza de los Celedones de Oro

  • Programming
    Query
    here
    the complete program of the IV Vitoria Book Fair.

2

Light show

Umbra Light Festival

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One of the most anticipated shows in the city for the magic it transmits. It is the Umbra Light Festival that returns this weekend to Vitoria after a year of hiatus due to the pandemic. A flood of lights that will surely delight the people of Vitoria in
19 different points of the city during the three days it lasts (from Friday to Sunday from 7:00 p.m.).

Umbra Light Festival of Vitoria: places to see it, works and authors

The first act will be on Friday in the Plaza de la Virgen Blanca and it is expected that essential services professionals who have carried out fundamental work during the pandemic will participate.

More information

  • When
    Friday saturday and sunday

  • Schedule
    From 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

  • Where
    In 19 different points distributed by Vitoria-Gasteiz

  • Programming
    Query
    here
    the complete program of the Umbra Light Festival

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Everything is ready for the second round of the ‘Off Lokal’ program. Three companies from Alava, Ékoma Teatro, Colectivo Monstrenko and El Mono habitado, will premiere their short plays at the Centro Cívico Salburua between November 12 and 14. Selected from ten proposals, the performing arts program designed to showcase the most original nearby proposals returns this weekend with a capacity of 30 people.

More information

  • When
    Thursday the 11th and Friday the 12th at 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.; Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 at 12.00 and 13.00.

  • Where
    Salburua Civic Center in Vitoria-Gasteiz

  • Price
    12 euros

4

Exposition

World Press Photo 2021

More information

  • When
    Until Sunday, November 14

  • Schedule
    From 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  • Where
    Old Water Deposit of the Montehermoso Cultural Center

More information

  • When
    Sunday, November 14

  • Schedule
    From 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

  • Where
    Parador de Argómaniz

Ara Malikian's violin and Aitana's pop animate the Gasteiz Musik Fest

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Seven plans for the weekend: light show in Vitoria, the book fair, concerts, exhibitions …