La Mercè | 19/09/2014 at 08:00h

A La Mercè to suit all tastes

The La Mercè festivities are being spread out more and more evenly and locally. Check out the main venues where the activities are being held.

| 17/09/2014 at 19:59h

For a safe and civic La Mercè

The City Council will carry out a pilot test on pedestrian flows in Plaça de Sant Jaume on the busiest days and step up street cleaning, public safety and mobility measures.

Leisure | 18/09/2014 at 08:00h

This weekend: The La Mercè Festivities are now here!

Barcelona's festa major or patron-saint's day is brightening up the city, offering plenty of popular culture and activities for every one and whole heap of music.

Heritage | 18/09/2014 at 17:21h

The Güell Pavilions will be open to the public with a new look

The UB and Barcelona City Council have signed an agreement to restore the estate and open it up to the public.

Awards | 18/09/2014 at 13:21h

Barcelona picks up award for its animal welfare policies

The award has been presented by the Latin American city of Medellín, taking advantage of an official visit to strengthen the relationship between the two cities.

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Dances from 300 years ago at MercèDansa

La Mercè. Like every year, you will be able to enjoy a display of traditional Catalan dances at MercèDansa but this time there will also be a dance with a fireworks display.

Plaça de Sant Jaume
 From 20/09/2014 to 20/09/2014

Oriental flavours and entertainment at Festival Àsia

The festival programme will appeal to all ages and kicks off with Beijing Opera.

Auditori del MACBA, Espai Francesca Bonnemaison, Ateneu Barcelonès, Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau
 From 18/09/2014 to 24/09/2014

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General emergencies
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Fire service
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Policía Nacional

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