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Gràcia's Festa major/Big Festival

Gràcia's Festa Major or Big Festival is about to start. From 15 to 21 August, the neighbourhood is decorated and hosts dozens of activities of all kinds and for all ages. A wide range of popular culture events have an important role to play in the...

Germa Negre

Plaça del Folk at the Gràcia Festa Major

The Gràcia neighbourhood holds its festa major [big annual festival] from 15 to 21 August. A lot of popular culture activities have been organised, and one of the most outstanding examples is the Plaça del Folk music programme.

FM Plaça Nova

The Festival of Sant Roc of Plaça Nova

On Wednesday, 13 August, when Cu-cut the dwarf parades round Plaça Nova mounted on a donkey, the 425th festival of Sant Roc will start. This is the oldest festival of Barcelona, and is full of things that make it unique.

Strings which make the soul vibrate

Exhibition. The Music Museum and the Auditorium is organizing a guided tour of over 50 historic guitars and an exclusive concert by a soloist musician.

Aplec Internacional Adifolk

Adifolk's international meeting in Timisoara

This year, the Association for the Diffusion of Folklore is organising its international meeting in the Romanian city of Timisoara. It is being held from 8 to 10 August and twenty popular culture organisations from all over Catalonia will be taking...