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Carnaval de Sitges 2017
Sitges Carnival

Event date: Thursday 23rd February to Wednesday 1st March 2017
Event location: Sitges coastal town 20 minutes from Barcelona by train

Sitges carnaval

Sitges Carnaval 2017 dates are Thursday 23rd February 2017 to Wednesday 1st March 2017. 

Open PDF 2017 Sitges Carnival programme

This fabulous winter festival of parties and parades eclipses the Barcelona carnaval and is definately worth a visit for party lovers. There are several parades for all ages during carnaval week in Sitges.

Two popular Sitges carnival parades are the evening parades which feature around 50 floats and 2 - 3,000 participants.

The 'Rua de la Disbauxa' - Debauchery Parade starts at 7.30pm on Sunday 26th February 2017 from end of  Av. Sofia and then heads along Passeig de la Ribera on the waterfront to finish at Plaça Cap de la Vila.

The procession Rua de l’Extermini - Extermination parade starts at 9pm on Tuesday 28th February 2017 from end of  Av. Sofia and then heads along Passeig de la Ribera on the waterfront to finish at Plaça Cap de la Vila.

Also great fun for spectators is the 1 km 'fancy dress bed' race - Llits Disfressats de Sitges on Saturday 25th February 2017 at 12.00

Latest Sitges carnival news on Twitter using hashtag #carnavalsitges17 or on Sitges Twitter page and Sitges Facebook page

See photos of Sitges carnaval and watch this fun video of the Spanish Eurovision song below "Que me quiten lo bailao" by Lucía Pérez which was recorded at a previous Sitges carnaval.

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Event address & map

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How to get to this venue

How to get to Sitges from Barcelona

Sitges is a popular and exclusive sea-side resort located about 45 kilometers south of Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain. Sitges is well known for the Sitges Film Festival in October and the Sitges Carnival in February. Sitges also offers visitors a very nice selection of beaches, nightspots, and historical sites.

Open FULLSCREEN map Sitges 

Sitges tourist office official website

Getting to Sitges from Barcelona

By car
The C-32 tollroad (before A-16) connects Sitges with Barcelona in 30 minutes. You can also take the free coastal road, which is very scenic but has many bends, so passengers can become car sick!

By bus
Bus companyMon-bus operates buses from Barcelona and from Barcelona airport to Sitges

By train
Sitges is under between 35 and 45 minutes from Barcelona by R2 south line train. The railway company is called Renfe. The trains connections are called Cercanias/Rodalies: The trains to Sitges are on the R2 south line which departs from stations in the center of Barcelona to outlying suberbs of Barcelona and towns nearby. Regional trains to Sitges leave every 15 minutes from various stations in Barcelona including Passeig de Gracia (currently undergoing renovation), Catalunya or Sants: Price for a return ticket around 10 euros. 

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Carnaval de Sitges - Sitges Carnival 2017
23.02.2017 - 01.03.2017
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