Pictures Sitges Flower Carpet Festival

Pictures Sitges Flower Carpet Festival


Corpus Christi Flower Carpet Festival. Festividad de Corpus. Corpus Christi is the Catholic church celebration on Thursday that falls 60 days after Easter Sunday. In Sitges part of the celebrations is the Corpus Christi Festival Flower Carpet Festival, which is a beautiful traditional flower carpet competition called "Concurso de Alfombras de Flores" which are patterned carpets made of flowers lining the streets. The flower carpets called 'catifes de flors' in the Catalan language.

The flower carpets cover almost all of the narrow streets of Sitges and some plazas during the festival. This event has been declared a Spanish 'Fiesta de Interés Turístico Nacional.' Other hightlights are the clove fair called 'mostra de clavells' in Catalan with over 2000 flower pots and over 100 types of cloves.

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Sitges Corpus - Flower Carpet Festival


Sitges Corpus - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival

Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival



Sitges Corpus Cristi - Flower Carpet Festival

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