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What’s On In Barcelona | Weekend 29 April – 1 May 2016

What’s On In Barcelona | Weekend 29 April – 1 May 2016

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Updated: 6 May 2016
Get ready for another weekend packed with exciting cultural events and our best tips for making the most of the city with the advent of warm weather. Sit back, relax, and let us guide you through your weekend.


MUSIC  |  IAM at Bikini

Fri 29th April

One of the biggest names in French rap, don’t miss this chance to hear the Marseille-based group IAM as they take to the stage this April.

FOOD  |   Vegetarian Restaurants in Town

Take it light this Friday evening and try some of the delicious vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Barcelona.

Courtesy of Prana Kitchen

Courtesy of Prana Kitchen

CELEBRATION   |   Feria de Abril of Barcelona

Fri 29th April – Sun 1st May

The Feria de Abril of Barcelona is Catalunya’s own version of the famous Feria de Abril in Sevilla. Don’t miss this chance to get a taste of the South during the feria’s final weekend!


FILM  |  Barcelona International Auteur Film Festival

Fri 29th April – Sun 1st May

For its fifth consecutive year, the D’A, Barcelona International Auteur Film Festival will take place in the city, bringing the most celebrated and interesting art-house and independent films made all around the world. 

Still, Esa Sensación © Juan Cavestany

Still, Esa Sensación © Juan Cavestany

FOOD  |  Biergarten Beer Festival

Fri 29th April – Sun 1st May

Poble Espanyol is being converted into a German beer garden, where lagers, pilsners, and Weissbieren can be tasted over the course of Biergarten 2016 edition’s final weekend.

MUSIC | Multiple Venues

If you fancy some live music this weekend but don’t know exactly where to go, take a look at our recommendations for the city’s best live music venues and get your Saturday rock on!

Courtesy of Harlem

Courtesy of Harlem


DESIGN   |  La Caja Fuerte

The flea market La Caja Fuerte takes place in the creative center and ‘artistic laboratory’ carrying the same name in Gràcia on the first of May. 

ART  |  Multiple Museums 

What a marvelous opportunity to visit most of the city’s museums for free – yes, that’s right: today, culture doesn’t cost you a dime!  This happens on every first Sunday of the month.


Spend your Sunday by the seaside and discover some of the top things to do and see around Barceloneta.