With Sant Jordi on Saturday this weekend promises to be an exciting one in Barcelona. As if roses, books and free entertainment were not enough, the grounds of the Poble Espanyol are being transformed into a traditional German biergarten for the third year in a row.

The German biergarten runs from the 22nd of April to the 1st of May.

As well as the classic Bavarian Weissbier than German beer gardens are famous for, there will German Pilsners, as well as beer from Belgium, Spain and France. A variety of German beer foods will be available to wash the beers down with, including such classic staples as sausages and pretzels.

Apart from good food and drink you can be sure of live music, competitions and workshops

So head down and make the most of this wonderful spring weekend in Barcelona with a cold beer or two.