The Shopping Night Barcelona 2017

Attention shoppers, it's time again for one of Barcelona's most popular and anticipated events in the lead-up to Christmas. Passeig de Gràcia is once again the scene for a night of surprises and shopping, and this year pays tribute to the spirit and the aesthetic of the Gauche Divine, a movement in the '60s and … Continue reading The Shopping Night Barcelona 2017

Weekend: Inclusive film, a local festival and tonnes of solidarity

The fifth edition of Inclús, the Barcelona International Disability Film Festival, is on until 3 December and offers a broad programme of short films, full length films and documentaries with stories revolving around functional diversity. All of the audio-visual productions being screened offer different points of view on the reality of people with disabilities. The festival also includes … Continue reading Weekend: Inclusive film, a local festival and tonnes of solidarity

Weekend: Board games, horror films and a stroll around Montjuïc

This weekend offers three very different activities, with one based around playing, one around film and the other around sports. The 6th Festival of Games gets under way at the Fabra i Coats site and is on until 26 November, offering a wide array of popular and traditional games, simulated history, role play and miniatures. … Continue reading Weekend: Board games, horror films and a stroll around Montjuïc

Millennium Festival

Once again this year, the Millennium Festival fills Barcelona evenings with concerts by well-known artists from home and abroad. The opening concert is by José James on 10 November and the festival rounds off in May with a concert by 2Cellos. In the months in between, artists performing include Pasión Vega, Dani Martin, Maldita Nerea, … Continue reading Millennium Festival

Barcelona International Jazz Festival

The Barcelona International Jazz Festival fills different cultural venues in the city with music in the next few months. The line-up is once again an eclectic affair, with something for all tastes and all budgets. The programme kicks off with Diana Krall and includes the likes of Chick Corea & Steve Gadd , Eliane Elias, … Continue reading Barcelona International Jazz Festival

‘L’Alternativa 2017’. Barcelona Independent Film Festival

The Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) is the main venue for a new edition of the Barcelona Independent Film Festival. Films which don’t make it onto the big screen will be shown in the city at an event which includes a wide array of parallel activities. The competitive section includes ten full length … Continue reading ‘L’Alternativa 2017’. Barcelona Independent Film Festival

Elton John returns to Barcelona

This concert sees Elton John look back over a career spanning five decades and features all of his greatest hits, as well as a selection from his latest studio album Wonderful Crazy Night. The British artist will be accompanied by his usual band, with Nigel Olsson on the drums, Davey Johnstone on the guitar, Matt Bissonette … Continue reading Elton John returns to Barcelona