By Megan Millisky
Barcelona is full of warmth and color this August! Head to Gracia Festival for decorations and party fun, then head to the Circuit Festival to keep the party going! Read on to discover the top 5 events in Barcelona this August.
1. Gracia Festival
August 15-21, watch as the streets of Barcelona transform into colorful works of art! Locals decorate the streets with unique lights and decorations. Attend photo contests, festa major poster contests, and literary events. Catch shows and musical performances too!
Address: Gràcia Barcelona Spain
2. Barcelona Eixample Food Tasting
Monday nights through August, tour Barcelona’s food scene like a local! You’ll dine and drink at three handpicked restaurants in Eixample. Tapas, wine, and scenery - perfect for a memorable night out!
3. Mas i Mas Festival
This popular yearly festival takes place in concert halls, pubs, and restaurants throughout Barcelona. Expect special blues, R&B, and even Flamenco performances! Stop by a performance through August.
Address: Barcelona Spain
4. The Sala Mirador of the CCCB
August 2 and 23, view Barcelona in a new way! You can visit the top floor of the CCCB, one of Spain’s prized museums. You’ll get a stunning view of the sea, Collserola Tower, Montjuic, and much more of the Barcelona skyline.
5. Circuit Festival
August 6-16, come to one of the biggest gay festivals in the world! Go to waterpark parties, meet new people, and listen to music from over 40 DJs! This gay festival has tons of popular electronic music and fun events to get the party started!