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Mercè Xambanga de Gegants - Giants parade

Sortida de la Xambanga

Event date:
Saturday 23rd September 2023
 
Event time:
8.30pm - 20:30

Event location: 
Usually starts at Pla de l’Os in Raval area. Finish at Plaça de Sant Jaume

Route: 
Pla de l’Os, Rambla, Sant Pau, pl. Joaquim Xirau, ptge. de la Pau, Josep Anselm Clavé, pl. del Duc de Medinaceli, Ample, pl. de la Mercè, Ample, Avinyó, Cervantes, Gegants, pl. de Sant Miquel i Plaça de Sant Jaume.

Information:
The 'Xambanga de Gegants' is a procession of 'dancing' giants from many districts and neighbourhoods of Barcelona. Part of Barcelona's Mercè Festival.

Both the groups and  giants dance to traditional drums and pipes and even to pop music. This event is especially fun as giants and their groups wear their own fancy dress and different costumes.


Catalan giants tradition
Guide Events Mercè in English

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Barcelona Events:
La Merce - Xambanga de Gegants - Giants parade
When:
23.09.2023
Where:
Barcelona
Category:
Merce top events




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