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Tastes of autumn

From 20/10/20 to 01/12/20

Autumn tastes of chestnuts and panellets (little round marzipan cakes). These two products provide the flavour in Catalan gastronomic culture when autumn brings vibrant red and yellow hues to forests and the days draw in and get chillier.



Singing of Havaneres in Calella de Palafrugell

03/07/21 - Calella de Palafrugell (Palafrugell)

Crowds flock to the town for the concert and in the cove of Portbò (where the stage is set up) you can't see the sea for boats, with people keen to enjoy the show from the water as well.


Fires i mercats de nadal

Christmas markets and fairs

From 01/12/20 to 26/12/20

You can find all you need at the Christmas markets held in many towns on the feast days of various saints...


Nit de Sant Joan

Saint John's Eve

From 23/06/21 to 24/06/21

Just wander around streets of any town and let the music and firecrackers guide you to one of the open-air parties, where you'll find a warm welcome.


Pessebre vivent

Living nativity scenes

From 01/12/20 to 06/01/21

This is a solemn and moving event that normally begins after dark. The various scenes are enacted in some of the most prominent areas of each town, such as mediaeval old quarters, while others take place in outlying areas, in the heart of nature.


Cavalgata de reis

Parade of the Three Kings


The Three Kings and the royal pages parade through the main streets of cities of towns on their floats, leaving a thick trail of sweets behind them.


Dolços de Setmana Santa 1

Traditional Easter cakes and pastries

From 03/03/21 to 13/04/21

A good way to sample the various cakes and pastries of the counties of Girona is at the fairs and markets held there during the Easter period.


Fira d' Indians

Indianos Fair

From 03/09/21 to 05/09/21 - Begur

At the Indianos Fair you're encouraged to wear a straw hat or bandanna and white linen clothing to really blend into the period atmosphere.