La Festa Catalana (The Catalan Festival) is a weekly exhibition of Catalan traditions and festivities such as the ‘sardana’ folk dance, ‘castells’ human towers, ‘gegants’ huge puppets, and many more. La Festa Catalana (Catalan Festival) celebrates Catalan traditions and festivities every Saturday throughout the summer.
Situated in Plaça Nova against the impressive backdrop of Barcelona’s gothic cathedral, the festival introduces visitors to the rich culture and history of Catalunya, with an ample array of tradition and customs from the region offered.
This is a mavellous opportunity to see these colourful and impressive traditions and get a taste of Catalunya’s rich culture and heritage. La Festa Catalana is free to visit.
The weekly Festa Catalana enables visitors to Barcelona who might otherwise miss these cultural spectacles, which are usually only seen during local festivals.