Barcelona World Race 2010

The Barcelona World Race 2010 is one of the biggest events in the city's sporting calendar this year. This prestigious race will begin and end in Barcelona - quite an honour for the city. This 46,300km race is sure to be fiercely contested, as always. Check out our article for information.
Maratón Barcelona 2011

Barcelona Marathon 2011

The Marathon of Barcelona was held for the first time in 1987 in the suburbs of the city. In 2005 a total revamp of the marathon gave it a new popularity that it fully deserved. Over 10,000 participants each year take part. Check out this article to find out more about the race and how to take part.

We’ve Tried: Poema – Barcelona 4 guitar concert

Where? The concert takes place in the Basilica Santa Maria Del Pi, a mystical location, relatively near to the busy hub of the Ramblas...

Festa Major de Gràcia 2014 – Barcelona’s August carnival

The Fiesta Mayor de Gracia returns to Barcelona this August, so why not join the thousands of locals and tourists that flock to enjoy this week-long celebration? With decorated streets, traditional food, wine tasting and a carnival atmosphere all around the barrio, we’re sure you’ll love this taste of the real Barcelona.

Barcelona’s fire festival – get ready for Sant Joan 2014

On 23 June Barcelona gives a fiery welcome to the official start of summer - the festival of Sant Joan. The beach comes alive with bonfires, fireworks and people dancing till the wee small hours. Read on to find out how to join in the celebrations.

Five days and nights of music – Primavera Sound 2014

One of the best festivals in Europe, Primavera Sound always lives up to its reputation, bringing the cream of indie talent to this festival in Barcelona. We look at how Primavera Sound 2013 is shaping up.

Pantless in the metro for the No Pants Subway Ride Barcelona

Looking for crazy? Then grab your best undies, kidnap some friends and join the No Pants Subway Ride in Barcelona, the most liberated metro ride Barcelona has ever seen.

Sitges Film Festival 2013

The Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival 2013 brings together the best horror and fantasy films from around the world. Get up close and personal for one week in October with actors and directors in this gorgeous Mediterranean setting.
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The Feria de Abril 2014 – celebrating Andalusian culture in a corner of Barcelona...

Of all the different regions in Spain, no-one knows how to throw a party better than Andalusians, - and in April, they bring the party to Barcelona. Head down to the Feria de Abril at Diagonal Mar and take full advantage of the carnival atmosphere – think flamenco, sherry and foot-stamping fun by the sea.

Sonar Kids

The concept of “Family Leisure” is lovely, really, but not always very thrilling? Why can’t we share our interests with our kids? Parents gather round, with over 40 exciting workshops, Sonar Kids is an electronic art music festival that you will actually both enjoy. We have a full programme of events for you and your kids.