Events in Barcelona

Festes de la Mercè

This takes place in September to say goodbye to the summer; it lasts four days and is in honour of Nostra Senyora de la Mercè (Our Lady of Mercy), one of the patrons of the city. There are groups of people parading, among the giants, the “gegantes” and the big heads, the “capgrossos“, musical bands, folkloristic dance shows, men on horseback.

During this celebration once can also admire the “castellers“, the builders of human castles.

Cavalcada dels Reis

The parade of the Three Wise Men, which takes place every January 5th to the city centre.

Festa Major de Gràcia

Towards August 15th the residents of Gràcia decorate a dozen streets according to a different theme; people lay tables on the streets full of food and drinks. Every evening contest are held between groups.

Carnival

During the “Carnestoltes” one celebrates the other patron of Barcelona, eulàlia; it is a week rich in music and parades to mark the end of the winter but also the beginning of Lent, in the wait for Easter.

Hotel Consigliati

AinB Picasso-Corders Apartments

AinB Picasso-Corders ApartmentsThese studio apartments are located next to the Picasso Museum, Santa Caterina Market and in the heart of the bohemian Born and Gothic Quarter. They o [...]

Hostal Abrevadero

Hostal AbrevaderoHostal Abrevadero is 100 metres from Barcelona’s Parallel Metro Station, and 10 minutes’ walk from the Ramblas and port. It offers a Wi-Fi zone, 2 [...]

Acacia Suite

Acacia SuiteAcacia Suite is located in Barcelona’s Eixample district, just 50 metres from Hospital Clinic Metro Station. It offers air-conditioned apartments wi [...]

Fashion House

Fashion HouseFashion House is within 10 minutes' walk of Plaza de Catalunya, Las Ramblas and Urquinaona Metro Station. This former Eixample fashion house has an op [...]

AinB Born-Dames Apartments

AinB Born-Dames ApartmentsThese stylish apartments are located in the centre of Barcelona’s fashionable Born area, just 50 metres from Santa Maria del Mar. They have free Wi- [...]

Aparthotel Bonanova

Aparthotel BonanovaThese apartments are located in the residential neighbourhood of Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, only 10 minutes from Plaça Catalunya. The apartment hotel com [...]

Happy Apartments

Happy ApartmentsLocated 50 metres from Las Ramblas and opposite Gaudí’s Palau Güell, Happy Apartments offers free Wi-Fi. Set in Barcelona’s Raval District, it f [...]

Scopri cosa fare a Barcellona