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  • Christmas Fair at Sagrada Família

    Christmas Fair at Sagrada Família

    Following the Catalan tradition of stands devoted to the Christmas holidays, the fair of the Sagrada Família offers many types of complements, from figures and accessories for the traditional nativity scenes to Christmas trees and various decorations. The handicrafts from different countries and by different artists also stand out. The festive atmosphere around this characteristic area of Barcelona is complemented with stands of craft foods such as torrons, cheeses, cold meats, sweets and chestnuts. This year la Fira will take place with all the health and social-distancing measures in place to guarantee the maximum safety at all its venues.

  • Handel's Messiah at the Palau de la Música Catalana

    Handel's Messiah at the Palau de la Música Catalana

    With the Messiah, Handel moved away from his other oratorios, which were of a clear Italian influence, to embrace ancient passions and German cantatas. Composed in London in 1741 in just three weeks, the Messiah has traditionally been linked with Christmas, although the oratorio really runs through the life of Jesus. This month of December, the Palau de la Música Catalana will be the wonderful setting of this magnificent work, by the Cor de Cambra del Palau de la Música Catalana and the Orchestre de l'Opéra Royal de Versalles.

  • Ice skating rink at Parc d'Atraccions del Tibidabo

    Ice skating rink at Parc d'Atraccions del Tibidabo

    This Christmas, from November 26 to January 5, you can enjoy the magic of ice skating at the Parc d'Atraccions del Tibidabo with the synthetic, sustainable, outdoor ice skating rink located in Plaça dels Somnis.

  • Christmas Swimming Cup

    Christmas Swimming Cup

    On Christmas Day, for more than 100 years, takes place this event organized by the Club Natació Barcelona. The competition, the oldest in the entire Spanish territory, is a 200 meters open water swimming race across the Port of Barcelona.

  • Family activities at Tibidabo Amusement Park

    Family activities at Tibidabo Amusement Park

    The Tibidabo Amusement Park is considered one of Barcelona's most iconic landmarks. Located at one of the highest points of the city, it has been and continues to be a place of pilgrimage for families due to its varied leisure and educational possibilities.

    There is something here to appeal to every member of the family. The fact that historical attractions are combined with the most up-to-date makes the Park an emotion-packed location with the added bonus of enjoying magnificent views over the entire city.

  • Fira de Santa Llúcia

    Fira de Santa Llúcia

    La Fira de Santa Llúcia is a street market which has been held since at least 1786 in front of the Cathedral around Christmas time. You will find Christmas trees on sale there, as well as baubles, wreaths and mistletoe. However, the main attraction of this fair are the pieces used to set up the nativity scene: figurines, moss, the manger, fountains and the ineffable "caganer" that surprises us every year with new incarnations. During the Fair, there will be lots of activities and shows related to Christmas to enjoy, a tió gigante (giant man), dances and musical performances.

  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

    A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

    The Amics de la Unió Children's Choir together with the Symphonic Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, the soprano Ana San Martín and the Tenor Albert Mora will convey to us all the depth of Charles Dickens's famous tale "A Christmas Carol". The ghost of Christmas past, present and future visits Scrooge and forces him to reconsider the type of life he is leading. This is a very special concert with the music composed by Albert Guinovart and the "Arte con Arena" poems by Borja González.

  • Descent of the Fallas FiaFaia in Bagà and Sant Julià de Cerdanyola

    Descent of the Fallas FiaFaia in Bagà and Sant Julià de Cerdanyola

    The areas of the Pre-Pyrenees and the Pyrenees hold a festival of fire in summer which has been declared as intangible UNESCO cultural Heritage. It involves local people descending with large burning torches (fallas) from the top of the mountain to the village at nightfall. A tradition with rural origins, this ritual is associated with the purification of the fields and woods in order to protect them from evil spirits. This festival has become a magic and light-filled event with mystical connotations featuring a primal light procession. The handmade torches are prepared by people in the village and some can weigh as much as 20 kilograms. Two towns in the area also celebrate this festival on Christmas Eve: Bagà and Sant Julià de Cerdanyola, and on this occasion the tradition is called "Fia-Faia".

  • Barcelona Christmas Tour

    Barcelona Christmas Tour

    This year, the streets of Barcelona will be full of Christmas spirit and lights will shine just as brightly. There's no better way to enjoy them than on the Barcelona Christmas Tour, a route that lasts an hour and a half and shows you the city's iconic streets and buildings, decked out for Christmas, with a live commentary that will reveal interesting and unknown aspects of the city.

  • Christmas at PortAventura World

    Christmas at PortAventura World

    PortAventura is the perfect setting for Christmas holidays, with traditional decorations, full of Christmas trees, lights, wreaths and shiny snowflakes. It makes the park the best place to spend a family Christmas. Let yourself be moved by the happiness of the little ones and revisit your childhood dreams in what will undoubtedly be an unforgettable Christmas with your loved ones.

    This year, the Royal Emissaries will arrive at Mediterrània Lake following the star that guides them on their way from the East. All the PortAventura World characters will join Santa Claus and the park dancers in the Christmas Parade, dancing to the rhythm of Christmas Carols created especially for the occasion.

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