Javea has a large number of traditions inherited from its’ varied ancient cultures. From all these traditions, the most popular are: Bous al Carrer, Fiestas de Jávea, Gastronomía, Els Colombaires, Pilota Valenciana, La Subasta, La Pasa, Los Rederos y El Mercado
Javea has many “fiestas” throughout the year, both in the old town and in the port ( Puerto Aduanas del Mar).
There are a large number of restaurants where you can taste all kinds of cuisine from Mediterranean and international to . From the Spanish cuisine you can choose from a large selection of shell fish and also rice dishes including paella.