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Fiesta Major de Sants 2024 - Decorated streets with live music

End of August street festival in the neighbourhood of sants, Barcelona, with multiple streets mounting stages and lavish thematic street decorations

Event Start: Aug 19, 2024 14:00h

Event End: Aug 27, 2024 23:00h

Updated: Jan 8, 2024 by: Barcelona Travel Hacks Views: 1.5k

About Fiesta Major de Sants 2024, Barcelona

Everyone has heard of the Fiesta Major de Gràcia and it has become a popular tourist attraction. In fact each Barcelona neighbourhood (and most towns and villages in Spain) have a fiesta Major del pueblo. This is a street party and celebration usually on or around the patron saints day of the village.

Visiting Fiesta Major de Sants 2024, Barcelona

Celebrations during daylight hours are often children's workshops, puppet shows and stand up comedy with some quieter live music. Street lunches for the residents are served on long communal tables that seat 100+ people. The lunches are normally paella (made in enormous gas heated frying pans of 1m diameter) and grilled meats and vegetables from a barbecues, Cava and red wine is also served.

In the evening the neighbourhood transforms into a street party with open air bars and live music or DJs till 2 or 3 in the morning.

What to take with you for Fiesta Major de Sants 2024, Barcelona

Both Sants station and Plaça del centre station are step free with elevators from platform to concourse and street level.

Summary of Prices

Train/Bus Fare Entry Ticket Additional Information Train/Bus Fare Entry Ticket Additional Information Adult Zone 1 T-casual FREE Child T-familiar FREE Notes Fiesta is free, street food and drink at reasonable prices

Getting to Fiesta Major de Sants 2024, Barcelona

Address: Carrer de Valdespir, Carrer d' Alcolea, Carrer de Valladolid, Carrer de Rossund Arus, Carrer de Guadiana, Barcelona. 8014

The Sants Neigbourgood is well connected firstly via the Sants Renfe railway hub then multiple metro lines.

  1. Metro L5 (dark blue) Plaça de Sants or Sants stations
  2. Metro L3 (dark Green) Sants or Plaça del Centre
  3. Metro L1 (Red) Plaça de Sants or Hostalfrancs

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