DECEMBER 2016

¡¡¡ MERRY CHRISTMAS ¡¡ Feliz Navidad ¡¡ Frohe Weinachten ¡¡¡

 

Christmas it is coming and we have a lot of activities that you can do during this wonderful time of the year in Barcelona.

Exhibits 2016:

 

Caixaforum. The Caixaforum located in Montjuic has a wonderful exhibit called ” The Thyssen never seen”, that will allow you to rediscover magnificent paintings done by artists such as Giotto, Canaletto, Cezanne, Picasso and many others.

 

Picasso Museum. The Picasso Museum has a temporary exhibit that will allow you to discover the amazing Cubism with paintings done not just by Picasso but also by Bracque, Gris and many other artists.

 

MAGICAL FOUNTAINS OF MONTJUIC. This fountains build in 1929 for the 2nd World Fare that took place in Barcelona it is a must on Christmas Time.

 

CHOREOGRAPHY SCHEDULE CHRISTMAS – DECEMBER 2016 (12/02/2016 to 12/24/2016)
2/3 & 16/17 December 09/10 & 23/24 December
FRIDAY SATURDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
Note: The schedule may be subject to change without previous notice

 

Christmas Markets :

 

We do have different markets where you can buy the Christmas manger . If you come to Barcelona during this month you will enjoy the city . The temperature it is very nice, very mild, normally around 50 to 60 º Fahrenheit /10ºC. and there are many activities taking place in Barcelona. The two most important markets are located infront of the Cathedral ( Cathedral of Saint Eulalia ), but also next to the BAsilica Sagrada Familia.

Caganer. IT is a very popular figure in the Catalan Cristmas nativies. It is the representation of a figurine doing his/her necesities. It seems that during the Barroque Days it was common to decorate some part of the homes with mosaics that showed this circumentances. Nowadays the politicians and also the kings and Queens are represented during his/her necesities.

 

http://www.khaosodenglish.com/news/international/2016/10/05/spanish-company-catches-clinton-

http://www.euronews.com/2016/11/07/spicy-hillary-and-trump-dumps-as-foreign-entrepreneurs-cash-in-on-election.

 

Concerts. There are many concerts taking place in Barcelona during those days such as ” spanish Guitarr” at the Catalan Music Palace on December 28th, December 30th at 12 am, Opera and Flamenco from Rafael Amargo at Polirama Theater on December 29th at 19 Hours, Tablao Flamenco cordobés on Friday December 30th at 19.30 hours and many others.

 

Festivities :

DECEMBER 25th . . It is the most important day of the Christmas period. We celebrate Christmas with the family. During the lunch the families at the table the families eat the famouse Sopa de Galets or Consomme with Pasta soup, fish , meat such as Spanish ham, suckling lamb , roasted piglet , etc. and for dessert the famouse Turrón or Nougat with sparkling wine or Cava .

 

DECEMBER 26th. During that day we continue celebrating Christmas with the family. Enjoying another family lunch. In that day the families normally eat cannelloni . The shops during that day most of them remain close and some of the museums such as the Sagrada Familia, Cathedral, Güell Park that are open normally just in the morning.

 

19:00

19:30

Christmas Carols I

2000’s Hits

Christmas Carols II

Children’s Music

Christmas Carols I

2000’s Hits

Christmas Carols II

Children’s Music

19:30

20:00

Classical Music II

Christmas Carols III

Barcelona

Current Hits

Waltzes from Viena

Spanish Classical Music

Christmas Carols III

Barcelona

Current Hits

Waltzes from Viena

20:00

20:30

Current Hits

Catalan Pop

Barcelona

Piromusical:

– Paris

– Catalan Pop Rock

– Bowie / Prince

– Local Big Bands

Cant de la Senyera

Current Hits

No te olvides de mi

Nocturne

Barcelona

Piromusical:

– Paris

– Catalan Pop Rock

– Bowie / Prince

– Local Big Bands

Cant de la Senyera