Barcelona Events 2017


Event Description

Festa Catalana Barcelona 2017

Catalan Festival - Exhibition Catalan traditions

Event date: Every Saturday from May to September 2017 
Event time: 11.30 am in morning
Event location:  Avinguda de la Catedral at Barcelona Cathedral

La Festa Catalana - the Catalan Festival - is a weekly exhibition with three performances of Catalan festival traditions including 'sardanes' folk dancing, 'castells' human tower building, 'gegants' giants, lace-making and more. The weekly Festa Catalan is specially for visitors to Barcelona who might miss these cultural traditions, which usually only can be seen at local festivals. La Festa Catalana in Barcelona takes place on the Avinguda de la Catedral in front of Barcelona cathedral at 11.30 on Saturday mornings from May to end September. This is a super opportunity to see these colourful and impressive traditions and get a taste of the rich Catalan culture. Free to visit.

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About Sardanes folk dancing
About Castells - human tower building
About Gegants - giant dolls

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Event address & map

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Venue:
Avinguda de la Catedral - Barcelona
Street:
Avinguda de la Catedral
Postal Code:
08002
City:
Barcelona
Country:
Country: es

How to get to this venue

How to get to Avinguda de la Catedral

Avinguda de la Catedral Barcelona. This is the square located in front of Barcelona cathedral in the gothic quarter of Barcelona. It is part of series of square that also comprises Plà de la Seu and extends into Plaça Nova.  Avinguda de la Catedral is often used for markets including an antiques market, the Santa Lucia Christmas market and for other events in connections with annual festivals in Barcelona like the Santa Eulalia festival and La Merce Festival. There is usually sardanes dancing every Sunday around noon in front on the cathedral and in the summer you can see the Festa Catalana of Catalan traditions like human tower building on Saturdays at 11.30

Address:
Avinguda de la Catedral
08002 Barcelona, Spain



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Getting to Avinguda de la Catedral

By Metro
Nearest Metro station to Barcelona cathedral is: Jaume I - yellow line L4

By Bus
Bus lines: (on nearby Via Laietana) 17, 19, 45, N8

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Barcelona Event 

Barcelona Events:
Festa Catalana Barcelona - Saturdays May to Sept
When:
17.06.2017 - 30.09.2017
Where:
Barcelona
Category:
Barcelona Festivals