The National Day of Catalonia is held each year on September 11th, in remembrance of the 1714 defeat of Barcelona. The National day of Catalonia is now represented as a symbol of national identity and heritage, celebrated through processions, commemorations and festivities.
Looking for things to do at the end of august and september as summer comes to an end? We’ve rounded up the best events and activities to try in Barcelona.
Barcelona bids farewell to the summer with the biggest street party of the year: Les Festes de la Mercè 2021! Catch all the action from the “Fire Run” to the human towers! Check out our informative guide for all the highlights of this much anticipated event.
Fear not, summer is far from over. In fact, you could say that in Barcelona, it’s only just begun! Here’s a list of a few things happening over August and September in this awesome city.
On August 15th, Barcelona becomes a vibrant display of colour as the much anticipated Festa Major de Gràcia kicks off! Considered to be one of the biggest street parties of the year, this event sees the neighbourhood of Gràcia come to life with home-made decorations, free concerts and much more.
It is a sports lover’s dream in Barcelona. With year round live events, football, Olympic history, and a variety of sports bars, you have everything you need in our guide.
Looking for the best summer activities to do in Barcelona? Read our blog to find out the best recommendations for warm weather fun in the Catalan capital.
On the night of June 23rd, the city skies of Barcelona come alive in one of the most anticipated summer celebrations: the Festival of Sant Joan. Considered the official kick-off to summer, fireworks, bonfires and all night fiestas fill the beaches of Barcelona in honor of Saint John. Read on as we discuss this memorable night out!