Magic Nights at the Casa Batlló

Through the summer and up until 3 November, the Magic Nights season at the Casa Batlló is offering various music evenings on the roof terrace of this modernista gem, with fifteen artists from different musical disciplines. Admission includes a full cultural visit to the building, with an augmented and virtual-reality video guide, culminating on the…

Night of Sant Joan

The Barcelona Revetlla The Revetlla de Sant Joan, held on 23 June, is one of the most traditional festivals in the Països Catalans [Catalan Countries]. The main features of these celebrations are bonfires, music, dancing and coca tarts. A lot of Barcelona organisations hold revetlla celebrations in the city’s streets and squares, with orchestras, dancing…

Magic hour at the Monastery of Pedralbes

On Tuesdays and Fridays in the summer, from 6 pm to 9 pm, the Monastery of Pedralbes will be opening its cloister and offering a place to disconnect from everyday stress while enjoying the beauty of the place and a bit of peace and quiet. The initiative offers people a free visit to this Gothic…

Summer concerts at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site

The gardens at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site are set to fill with music on Thursdays in July, with performances from Dani Nel·lo & Los Saxofonistas Salvajes, Marcos Valle, Gerard Quintana and Clara Peya. Dani Nel·lo will be presenting his latest album on 4 July, bringing together pieces which are essential for understanding the…

‘Dinners with Stars’ at the Fabra Observatory

The ‘Dinners with Stars’ activity at the Fabra Observatory combines scientific dissemination, stargazing and evocative gastronomy. The suppers are outdoors, at one of the city’s most privileged viewing points. The evening starts with supper, with menus influenced by astronomy and served on the terrace at 9 pm. After the meal there’s a science talk lasting…

Festival Cruïlla

The Cruïlla was conceived to unite world music cultures. Now it its tenth edition, this musical crossroads will be combining the electro swing of Parov Stelar and the auteur music of Jorge Drexler; the Catalan pop of Els Pets and the Brazilian hip-hop of Marcelo D2, and the traditional African music of Oumou Sangaré and…

Pride Parade

Every year thousands of people get together for the Pride Parade to celebrate the International Day of LGBTI Freedom. This event is part of the Pride BCN programme and starts with a gathering of floats in the Jardins de les Tres Xemeneies. The parade takes place between 6 pm and 8 pm and will go…

Barça Fun Run

This run, organised by FC Barcelona with the collaboration of the Les Corts district office, the Catalan Athletics Federation and Barcelona City Council, follows a route around the streets near the Camp Nou stadium, promoting sports as part of a healthier lifestyle. The run is open to everyone. The 10 km route is open to…

080 Barcelona Fashion

The summer edition of the independent fashion festival 080 Barcelona Fashion returns to the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site from 25 to 28 June. Thanks to its splendid architecture, the site provides the ideal scenario to present new collections by brands and designers. As with the last edition, the Barcelona catwalk event will also be…