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Festa Major de Sants 2018

Local street festival in Sants neighbourhood

Start date: 18th August 2018
End date: 26th August 2018
Event location: Sants district of Barcelona
Hashtag: #fmsants18

Festa Major de Sants 2018. 18/08/2018 to 26/08/2018. The Sants Festival in Barcelona in Sants neighbourhood of Barcelona. Many of the main activities take place in "Parc de l'Espanya Industrial" and it's nice to walk around the 22 streets in the Sants Festival area which are decorated by residents in colourful themes.

Visitors can enjoy papier-mache giants and big heads - called gegants and capgrossos - at various events including the opening parade and at the giants ball. There are also a chance to see festive and impressive Catalan traditions like the correfoc firerun which is usually at Plaça Osca at 8pm for children and 10pm for aducts and there is usually a 'castellers' human castle building event at Plaça Bonet i Muixí.

Sporting highlights of the Sants Festa Major are the bike race Cursa Ciclista 'Memorial Antoni Andrés Sancho' and the 2k run (2 circuits of 1000 metres) called '2000 de Sants - Cursa atlètica de la Festa Major.'

Both the bike race and the run are usually on the last Sunday of the festival. 

The Sants neighbourhood Festa Major festival finishes with a 'Piromusical' fireworks and music display last Sunday of the festival at 10pm - 22.00 at Parc Espanya Industrial. Check the latest news on Twitter using search tag #fmsants18 and the Festa Major de Sants twitter page or visit the Festa Major Sants website for a full festival programme and map of decorated streets,

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La Festa Major de Sants 2018
18.08.2018 - 26.08.2018
Various locations in Barcelona - Barcelona
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