It´s Weekend!

Food markets, literature, fun with the kids, see more here: http://lameva.barcelona.cat/capdesetmana/en/outdoors

Weekend: Panteresports, Barcelona Vive México and La Mercè Fun Run

The city’s local festival, La Mercè, is almost here and as a prelude there are plenty of activities to wet people’s appetites. The LGBTI sports club Panteres Grogues are holding the eleventh edition of Panteresports, the Poble Espanyol hosts Barcelona Vive México and the fun run for La Mercè is also back. See more: http://lameva.barcelona.cat/capdesetmana/en/noticia/weekend-panteresports-barcelona-vive-mzsxico-and-la-merczu-fun-run

IBStage Star Galas at the Teatre Grec

IBStage presents the prestigious IBStage Star Galas at the Teatre Grec, with international stars from world class ballet companies taking part. A body of dancers formed by over a hundred ballet dancers, all still learning and selected from the finest academies in the world to take part at the IBStage, will be on stage to…

27th L’Hora del Jazz Festival

The L’Hora del Jazz Festival – Tete Montoliu Memorial begins on Sunday 3 September, in plaça Vila de Gràcia, where he was born. Like every September, the Association of Jazz Musicians and Modern Music of Catalonia (AMJM) organises this activity with the aim of bringing diverse offerings and introducing Jazz to new members of the…

Mambo Jambo at the Teatre Grec

The Barcelona band are bringing their spectacular live act, which mixes rock & roll and rhythm & blues with surf and swing from the 1950s and 60s, to the Teatre Grec for the first time. The four band members, emblematic figures on the city’s music scene, are the saxophonist Dani Nel·lo, guitarist Daniel Baraldés, double…

The Rolling Stones return to Barcelona

The Rolling Stones are offering a unique concert in Barcelona as part of their European tour, “Stones-No filter”. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood will be on stage at the Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc to play their big hits and a few surprise songs chosen at random. The tour will see this…

Lady Gaga comes to the Palau Sant Jordi

The first European stop on Lady Gaga’s Joanne World Tour is on 21 September at Barcelona’s Palau Sant Jordi. Lady Gaga is presenting her fifth Studio album, Joanne, making her the first female artist to reach number 1 on the charts four times in a row this decade. The North American artist will be offering two…

Cursa Barça – Barça Fun Run

This Sunday sees the arrival of the Barça Fun Run, a 10km race which starts and ends at Camp Nou stadium. The race is open to all, but has a minimum age requirement of 16 years for participation in the 10km run. This year, the Barça Run will also launch a new activity: the first…

Catalan National Day

In Catalonia the War of the Spanish Succession ended on 11 September 1714 and signalled the start of an era when various rights and liberties were lost. Catalan National Day marks the defeat on 11 September, which is all about actively standing up to oppression. The date was chosen as the national day for its…