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January events

Outline of the best January events in Barcelona

Outline of the best January events in Barcelona

Find out what's happening and get the most out of your January visit.

New year, new goals, and... New activities in Barcelona! The fun continues in 2020 and to set it all off on a good foot as always we've made a summary of the best events that you can attend this January in the Catalan capital so you can have an amazing start to the first month of the New Year!


¿Quién está emocionado por empezar el año?
Anyone else excited to start the new year? :D

If you come to visit the capital of Catalonia, we will help you to find the best holiday apartments in Barcelona. We offer apartments of different types, renovated and well furnished in all areas of Barcelona!

New Years Eve in Barcelona 2019-2020

What to do on New Year’s Eve 2020? This is the question all over the world for friends and couples, from now until 31 December. This year, however, we can give you the answer!

The Three Kings Parade

After Santa packs up his sack and leaves, it's the turn of the Three Wise Men or as they are referred to by locals; the Three kings. They will arrive bearing gifts for the children of Barcelona, which is when you and your children can watch them pass through the city in a huge parade! An impressive spectacle for the whole family. Don't forget to write your letter asking the kings for your favourite presents!

Ferias and Festivals

Fira de Reyes The Fair of Kings returns to Barcelona from December 20, 2020 to January 6, 2020 in the Gran Vía de les Corts Catalanes. Here you can find the best gifts for the day of Kings. Come and discover the event that is linked to the important Spanish tradition of the Magi.

Under the sun of Barcelona you will find many different stores: luxury; boutiques, chains in shopping centers. The discounts in Barcelona last several days, so you will have plenty of time to make good purchases from January to March. Stores like Zara or Mango, which are already cheaper in Spain than in other European countries, have great discounts during this time.

The Festival of Sant Antoni is celebrated from January 12 to the 21 of the same month. Discover the Catalan traditions such as the Correfoc, the Diables de Sant Antoni, the Porca, Els Tres Tombs and the Giants

  • Sant Antoni Festival Sant Antoni Festival Jan 11 - Jan 20 The Festival of Sant Antoni takes place in January with the Awakening, the Giants Parade and the Correfoc.


Suite Festival

The new festival in the music scene of the city returns: Suite Festival Barcelona. You can see Paul Anka, Julieta Venegas, and many more live at the Liceu theatre. See all the concerts dates in our event page below and buy your tickets before they sell out!

Once again the best musicians meet in Barcelona to offer us fantastic musical shows, where an instrument is the key: the guitar. From rock groups to flamenco music, there are concerts of many musical styles ... It will be difficult for you not to find a concert that you want to go to. ;)

  • Barcelona Guitar Festival 2020 Barcelona Guitar Festival 2020 Jan 31 - Jul 10 From pop and rock to folk, it doesn't matter as long as there is a guitar. This is the 29th Guitar Festival Ba...

Jazz Festival of Barcelona

The International Jazz Festival of Barcelona celebrates its 51th anniversary this year. If you like this kind of music, do not miss this festival which is one of the largest in the world in the field.

Excursions in Barcelona

To make the most of Barcelona and fill your trip with unforgettable experiences and emotions, we offer you the excursions through the Catalan capital organized by our friends - the GetYourGuide team. Choose your excursion and fall in love with Barcelona:


The First Swim of the Year

Cold never bothered you anyway? Well if you're brave and you want to start the new year in the most original way possible, then take off your clothes, put on your bathing suit, and dive headfirst into the Mediterranead with 400+ like-minded people in this fun event that locals call el Primer Bany d'Any Nou. What better way to wash away the worries from the previous year?

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