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Sónar 2014

The 21st Sónar Barcelona: The International Festival of Advanced Music

The Sónar, the International Festival of Advanced Music and New Media Art, is coming up to its 21st edition, from 12 to 14 June in Barcelona. In the Sónar is sparing no expense, featuring a line-up with plenty of top names from the Spanish and international scenes. Electronica, house, hip-hop, disco and pop are joining […]

Primavera Sound Barcelona 2014

Primavera Sound Barcelona 2014

Primavera Sound Barcelona, the indie music festival that attracted 170.000 people last year, this edition is bringing almost 200 artists at the Fòrum Park. It takes place from 29 to 31 May, offering a programme and events all over Barcelona. Arcade Fire, The Pixies, Neutral Milk Hotel, the Brazilian singer-songwriter Caetano Veloso, Nine Inch Nails, […]

European Genome Archive headquarters is in Barcelona

The European Genome-phenome Archive (EGA) in Barcelona

Barcelona is the new headquarters of the European Genome-phenome Archive (EGA), which contains the data of 100.000 people sent by research groups from all over the world, after the United Kingdom’s European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) agreed to install a copy of this data store in the Barcelona Supercomputing Center-Centre Nacional de Supercomputació (BSC-CNS). This is […]

From Miró to Barcelona

From Miró to Barcelona exhibition

The Joan Miró Foundation is premiering the Miró Documents cycle with an exhibition that aims to highlight Joan Miró’s legacy to Barcelona from the end of the 1960s, in an exhibition that shows the entire creative process. The exhibition brings together a collection of drawings, sketches, models, pictures and videos that allow context of Miró’s […]

Tibidabo Barcelona

Giradabo: Tibidabo’s new big wheel

Tibidabo’s new big wheel has already started turning with its first passengers. Boasting 20 metres in diameter, the attraction in at the same location as the old one, at a privileged height of 500 metres above the city. The attraction’s name, Giradabo, was chosen by popular vote by visitors to the part and Facebook users, […]

The Color Run Barcelona

The Color Run Barcelona by Desigual

The Color Run is the ultimate big social phenomenon linked to running. It has already been to over 30 countries and seen close 1.8 million people take part in the event from 200 cities. The Barcelona edition, which is sponsored by Desigual, takes place on 18 May, and consists of running 5 km, free of […]

5th BCN Sports Film Festival

5th BCN Sports Film Festival

From 7 to 10 May, the Joan Antoni Samaranch Olympic and Sports Museum (MOE) and the El Corte Inglés’ Sala Àmbit Cultural will screen the emblematic Barcelona sports film festival. The BCN Sports Film-Barcelona Internacional FICTS Festival is holding its fifth edition with a really varied programme, including animation, fiction and documentaries. There will be […]

Barcelona Fun Run

The 2nd Barcelona DiR-Guàrdia Urbana Fun Run

The 2nd edition of the DiR-Guàrdia Urbana Fun Run, which takes place this coming 11 May along Diagonal de Barcelona, will be putting aside 50 cents from every paid-up registration fee for the Catalan Cystic Fibrosis Association (ACFQ). Its proceeds will go towards research into cystic fibrosis and improving the quality of life of its […]

Font Màgica de Montjuic

The Montjuïc’s Magic Fountain: Spring & Summer Timetable

This Easter Week, the Font Màgica of Montjuïc has switched to the spring and summer timetable for 2014. Montjuïc’s Magic Fountain, like all the ornamental fountains on Avinguda Maria Cristina, is a hydrologic work by Carles Buïgas and was built in 1929 for the International Exhibition. During the spring and summer season, the big hits […]

Gardens of Barcelona

The Flower Plant of Barcelona

The new Flower Plan of Barcelona has set a pilot project in motion that encourages getting more plants and flowers throughout the city. This is the objective of the flower plan, which the City Council has just set in motion. It aims to increase green areas in Barcelona with Mediterranean species that last all year […]