This website will be updated again next summer. In the meantime, you can find information relating to different activities, sections and special timetables for summer 2019.


Some girls laughing as they watch giants parading

Summer in the city's districts and neighbourhoods

Check out the large range of activities that you will find in your neighbourhood and district for enjoying this summer.

Detail of a festa major decoration

Festa Majors

Find out about the wide range of festa majors on big annual festivals taking place in Barcelona’s districts and neighbourhoods and take advantage of the good weather for enjoying them.  

Youngsters looking at works on display in a museum

Summer in the museums

Summers are a good time for discovering another, more playful and fun side to museums. See you there!

Picture of a screening of a film during the Sala Montjuïc cycle, at Montjuïc Castle

Outdoor films

Stay up to date with this outdoor films on offer this summer at the city’s various sites, including its beaches, Montjuïc mountain and CCCB.

What's on

Enjoy outdoor activities, festivals, traditional events, concerts, exhibitions and everything else the city has on offer this summer.

The Magic Fountain light show

Enjoy the Magic Fountain

Enjoy the sound and light display at the Magic Fountain in Montjuïc. Find out about display times, the range of sequences and much more.

Series of activities at the LGBTI Centre

Barcelona’s LGBTI Centre is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, with a series of free activities that include exhibitions, films, literature and themed excursions.

A Modernista building staircase

Modernism for you to enjoy this summer

The Barcelona Modernista Route is back this summer with promotions aimed at residents: the best in Modernism for half the price! 

Habaneras music group

Habaneras singing

Habaneras singing is coming to many of the city’s neighbourhoods this summer. Find out all about it and enjoy it!


Beaches and bathing

Take the plunge this summer and enjoy the city's beaches and urban bathing spots. Check out the available services, the information about the Llevant beach area for city residents with dogs, weather forecasts and a whole lot more.

Children playing on slides in a park

Enjoy the parks

The city’s parks and gardens transform it into a living, breathing space. Discover the green areas near to where you live and bask in nature without setting foot outside the city. You’ll find them all here.

Discover Barcelona

Immerse yourself in the city's districts and neighbourhoods and enjoy its attractions and nooks and crannies: urban spaces, cultural and architectural heritage, nature spaces, museums, leisure spaces, events and activities for doing sport and plenty more.

Two girls jumping off a trampoline in the Picornell swimming pools.

Cool down in a municipal swimming pool

Barcelona has several municipal facilities with outdoor swimming pools that are open over the summer. Take advantage of them!

Children going to the beach

Seaside activities

The Beach Centre provides information on the Barcelona coastline. It also offers a programme of free activities for everyone, a free loan service for newspapers, books and magazines, equipment for playing on the sand and sports equipment for bathers.

A woman walks with a surfboard and a man warms up at the athletics track at the Mar Bella municipal sports centre

Municipal sports centres

Make the most of the city’s municipal sports centres. There are over a hundred of them throughout the city, with a wide range of offers and prices.

Summer opening hours

Consult the summer opening hours for some of the city’s facilities and services.

Outdoor swimming pools

Consult their opening hours

Municipal Citizen Help and Information Offices (OAC)

Consult their opening hours

National ID and Passport-Processing Offices

Consult their opening hours

Municipal markets

Consult their opening hour

Housing Offices

Consult their opening hour

Lost-and-Found Offices

Consult their opening hours

Municipal Tax Office

Consult their opening hours

Living communally in BCN

We’re all winners that way!



All the map information on the city


Be surprised!

Check out everything going on


Go to the zoo

An enriching experience


Experience science

A summer packed with activities


Head up to Tibidabo

Fun makes the world go round


El Born CCM

Past, present and future


Discover Rambles ticket

The gateway to culture



Art and history


Visit the Picasso Museum

Enjoy art


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