Barcelona Events 2019


Festa Major de Sants 2019

Local street festival in Sants neighbourhood


Start date: 24th August 2019 
End date: 1st September 2019 (dates not confirmed yet)
Event location: Sants district of Barcelona
Hashtag: #fmsants19

Festa Major de Sants 2019 24th August to 1st September 2019. The Sants Festival in Barcelona in Sants neighbourhood of Barcelona.

Many of the main activities take place in "Parc de l'Espanya Industrial" and it's nice to walk around the around 22 streets in the Sants Festival area which are decorated by residents in colourful themes.

Visitors can enjoy papier-mache giants and big heads - called gegants and capgrossos - at various events including the opening parade and the giants ball.
There are also a chance to see festive and impressive Catalan traditions like the correfoc fire run which is usually at Plaça Osca at 8pm for children and 10pm for aducts and there is usually a 'castellers' human castle building event at Plaça Bonet i Muixí.

Sporting highlights of the Sants Festa Major are the bike race Cursa Ciclista 'Memorial Antoni Andrés Sancho' and the 2k run (2 circuits of 1000 metres) called '2000 de Sants - Cursa atlètica de la Festa Major.'

Both the bike race and the run are usually on the last Sunday of the festival. 

The Sants neighbourhood Festa Major festival finishes with a 'Piromusical' fireworks and music display on the last Sunday of the festival at 10pm - 22.00 at Parc Espanya Industrial

Check the latest news on Twitter using search tag #fmsants19 and the Festa Major Sants Twitter page or visit the Festa Major Sants website for a full festival programme and map of decorated streets,

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Venue:
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City:
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Various locations in Barcelona


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Barcelona Events:
La Festa Major de Sants 2019
When:
24.08.2019 - 01.09.2019
Where:
Various locations in Barcelona - Barcelona
Category:
Barcelona Festivals