Festes de La Mercè – The Biggest Street Festival of the Year

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  La Mercè is the biggest street festival in Barcelona and held every year around 25th of September. This year the festivities are celebrated from 22nd to 25th of September.     La Mercè festival has been organized since 1902, even though some years, depending on current political situations on that time in history, the festival has […]

The Week of Street Festivals

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  This week you can enjoy colorful street festivals both in Gràcia and Sants neighborhoods.     Festa Major de Gràcia The iconic summer street festival of Gràcia neighborhood is celebrated from 15th to 21st of August. The Fundació Festa Major de Gràcia organizes the festival with the help of associations and local residents, by putting together the dances, […]