Environment | 25/07/2014 at 08:04h

Living with nature in the city

The goal of the 2020 Green and Biodiversity Plan for Barcelona is to create green corridors that bring the nature of the city's big parks to the city centre.

Popular Culture | 25/07/2014 at 08:00h

A student designs the poster for the Festa Major de les Corts

The Festa Major de les Corts' poster is out. It is the work of Escola Groc student Jonathan Centeno.

Institutions | 25/07/2014 at 10:58h

Mariona Carulla re-elected Orfeó Català president

With 92.7% of the votes, Carulla will occupy the position for another 4 years. She was the only candidate.

Leisure | 24/07/2014 at 09:00h

This weekend: Modernista sites in a different light

This summer visit the architectural gems of Antoni Gaudí at a different time: late in the evening.

Festivals | 24/07/2014 at 18:16h

The poster and opening-speech for the La Mercè Festival are announced

The artist Ignasi Aballí was commissioned with designing the poster for Barcelona's festa major. The opening speech will be given by the activist Núria Gispert.

BCN guide recommends

Spend the Summer Nights listening to the best music in La Pedrera

One of the best options for enjoying the summer in Barcelona is to visit la Pedrera at night, with live jazz music on the roof terrace, and enjoy one of the most spectacular views of the city.

Espai Gaudí: Pis, Golfes i Terrat - Fundació Catalunya - La Pedrera
 From 19/06/2014 to 06/09/2014

Music Fridays at Park Güell

These free-of-charge, small-format Friday concerts take place this July in the Park's Àustria Gardens, next to Casa del Guarda in Park Güell.

Park Güell
 From 04/07/2014 to 25/07/2014

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General emergencies
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Fire service
Guàrdia Urbana, local police
Policía Nacional

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