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Refugi 307

The Air Raid Shelter 307

The 307 Air Raid Shelter, located on Montjuïc, is one of the many air-raid shelters that were built in Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War. The aim of the shelter was to protect the inhabitants of the city of Barcelona suffered repeated bombing. The shelter was dug with the help of the neighbors of Poble […]

Festa Major Sants

The Sants Festival 2016

Each year in August, Barcelona hosts two events of special importance for the city: The Gràcia Festival, which take place the third week of the month, and Sants Festival, which starts right after the Gràcia ones have finished. This year the festival takes place from 20 to 28 August, filling the neighborhood with decorated streets. One […]

Festa Gràcia

The Gracia Festival 2016

Every summer, The Gracia Festival becomes one of the most important dates in the calendar of Barcelona: decorated streets, performances, workshops, concerts and much more in this emblematic festival. This year’s festival will begin on Monday August 15 with a firework performance at 7:00 am at the Verdi del Mig street. This will be the starting […]

Music in the parks

Music in the Parks of Barcelona

Music becomes the star of the show summer afternoons in the old city. The Música als Parcs (Music in the Parks) program has returned to fill Barcelona’s greenest corners with sound, as outdoor concerts all summer long feature the melodious tunes of classical music, jazz, blues, choral music and orchestras, and much more, all hosted […]

Mas i Mas Festival

Mas i Mas Festival 2016

Mas i Mas Festival will gather until the 4th of September more than ninety national and international artists in different areas of Barcelona as the Palau de la Música, El Born, the Jamboree, Moog or Tarantos. Among the performances it stands out the Italian singer and composter Mario Biondi, on August 4, the saxophonist Peter King, on August […]

Circuit Festival

Circuit Festival 2016

This summer, Barcelona will held again several activities aimed at the gay and lesbian community, as well as numerous performances by international artists, all under the framework of the Circuit Festival. This festival, in which more than seventy thousand people participate, has become a reference worldwide. Among the planned activities include concerts, DJ sessions, sports and […]

Palau Güell

Live Music on the Rooftop terrace at Palau Güell

During summer, you can live a magic evening on the rooftop terrace of Palau Güell, designed by Antoni Gaudí. This is the 3rd edition of a cycle that is scheduled until next Thursday, August 18. Only 50 privileged souls, due to limitations of space, will be able to enjoy live music of different bands. Bands: […]

Nights of science and fiction at CosmoCaixa

CosmoNits: Nights of Sci-Fi at CosmoCaixa Barcelona

Coinciding with a new exhibition titled The Cradle of Humanity, this summer the CosmoCaixa Barcelona is presenting the cycle CosmoNits, combining science fiction films and live music in Plaça de la Ciència. The basic format is the same every Thursday evening: at 9pm, there will be a concert and when it is over, there will […]

Barcelona Grec Festival

40th Edition Festival Grec Barcelona

Grec 2016: the famous festival turns 40 this summer Barcelona’s premier festival of theater, music, dance and circus arts —el Grec— turns 40 this year and, as always, will be held in the month of July. The event has reached this ripe age thanks first and foremost to those who got it started back in […]

Festes Majors Poble-sec

Festa Major Poble-sec 2016

It’s party time in Poble-Sec! Dancing, food, concerts, games, workshops… All kinds of popular folk celebrations and traditional cultural activities will soon be underway at the 2016 Poble-Sec Festa Mayor, from July 16-24. The grand festival is jointly hosted by the Poble-Sec Coordinating Committee in collaboration with the Sants-Montjuïc District City Council. The first few […]