barcelona traditions Tag

La Mercè are the festivities celebrated in Barcelona from 20 to 24 September. It is a celebration in honour of the Mare de Dèu de La Mercè, one of the patron saints of Barcelona, filling the city with cultural, free musical and religious events in...

We are very happy to welcome La Festa del Roser one more year. From the 2nd to the 12th of October, flowers will be again the protagonists at La Rambla in a year in which neighbours and local businesses need them more than ever....

Are you going to visit Barcelona and want to get to know the local culture and gastronomy? Enter and discover the main Catalan customs and traditions....

Sant Jordi is one of the most important celebrations of the year in Barcelona. Discover how to make the most of this festive, cultural and romantic day....

Barcelona celebrates Christmas with an endless number of activities combining tradition, entertainment, fun and festivity.We offer you a guide to enjoy them...

While many countries often celebrate the Halloween party on the 31st of October in Catalonia the most important autumn festival is La Castañada. During this festival the people usually eat roasted chestnuts, panellets, sweet potatoes and candied fruit, accompanied by muscat, a typical semisweet wine. La Castañera The...

La Mercè, but I'm sure that you knew it beforehand, is the annual festival of Barcelona's city. Even though the festival has been celebrated since the Middle Ages when in 1687, it has been an official city holiday since 1871, when the local government first organized a program of special activities in the feast...