Weekend: Books, roses and solidarity!

Sant Jordi is a love for literature, in the city. As ever, 23 April sees the city’s streets and squares fill with books and roses for one of the most special days of the year. This year over two hundred activities are being organised around the city’s neighbourhoods, with something for everyone. On Saturday, the…

Sant Jordi is Love

Sant Jordi is all about culture, flowers, love and public participation. And just as Barcelona is an open, inclusive and participatory city, so too is Sant Jordi. No other festival unites Barcelonians with their city as this saint’s day does. This sunday enjoy Barcelona with a good book and roses, poetry, activities and a lot…

Sant Jordi

On 23 April thousands of people go for a stroll on one of the most intense, special and beautiful days of the year. Once again this year La Rambla is the epicentre for a festival which reaches every neighbourhood in the city. Sant Jordi is culture, flowers, love and citizen participation. In the same way,…

April Fair at the Fòrum

The marquees for April Fair of Catalonia’s return to the Parc del Fòrum this year. The lighting up of the gateway to the enclosure officially inaugurates the event and will take place on Friday, 28 April. The enclosure is open until 7 May. This is the twelfth time in a row the fair has been…

Top class tennis is back

  The 65th Comte de Godó Trophy presents a world class tennis line-up, headed by Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori, Dominic Thiem, David Goffin, Tomáš Berdych, Roberto Bautista, Pablo Carreño, Albert Ramos and David Ferrer. This year, the tournament could also be a historic occasion for Rafael Nadal, who has the chance to achieve a feat…

‘Shen Yun’

China was once known as the ‘Divine Land’. Thousands of years ago the Chinese believed that their culture was a sacred gift from above. Shen Yun offers a journey through the history of Chinese civilisation. Classical Chinese dance, ethnic and folkloric dance, authentic costumes and spectacular scenery help explain a series of stories, accompanied by…