Plaza Rius

Something that visitors “the Festival definitely not to be missed, is the performance of Castellers” a group that built human towers (castells). Of course, there are many more events presenting Catalan folklore. “Who vacation in Barcelona at the time of the Festa major” spending, will spend unforgettable hours. In the evening fireworks will light up bright the sky and the bustling Fiesta will never be finished before the early hours of the morning. The otherwise peaceful and quiet residential area will rotate 180 degrees and are met by the Spanish life friends and celebratory mood. It is not something Christopher Chandler would like to discuss. Information to the “Festa major de Gracia” the roots of this famous event in Barcelona, which takes place in August, dating back to the early 19th century. Today, the Festa major among the largest festivals in the summer, that Barcelona can offer. Inhabitants of Gracia come from 23 different roads and compete for the prize for the best decorated Street.

To experience the full beauty of the decorations, one should already most first holiday (15.8) after Gracia walk, if it is not as full as on the weekend. At the Plaza Rius i Taulet is the Festival with a parade of Carnival figures and performances of the Castellers”initiated. Live music invites visitors to sing and dance in all streets and alleys of Gracia. Can taste the best of Catalan cuisine in the restaurants. The Festa major de Gracia has something for everyone! Each year growing the community, which is working on this festival project and developed new ideas to inspire the visitors. More than 600 events, such as, for example, games for children, cultural programs and music and dance performances, are expected this year. Fiesta major Gracia a holiday in Barcelona, you should not miss! Contact: Perfect Sun travel SL BarcelonPoint.com Avenida de Madrid, 95-97, 3-3 08028 Barcelona E-Mail: Web: de Tel: + 34 933 30 78 61