The Carnival of Barcelona is also known as Carnestolendas party, according to the tradition its celebration takes place the Tuesday before the Wednesday of the beginning of the lent.
During The carnival of Barcelona, the City is crowded with persons, artists and tourists who come to Barcelona specially to take part to this famous Event. Every year, more and more people book these few days, rent an apartment in Barcelona for this occasion, and spend some foolish days enjoying and participating to the Carnival.
This year the Carnival of Barcelona starts the 16th February with a special program and event, the Gras Dijous which is a street party. The goal of this party is to eat as much as you can, which includes of course the famous typical omelets of Spain : the “ Tortilla”.
Another important event, will take place on Saturday 18th, as from 8 PM you can participate and see various parades in the City. In all the streets, there are a lot of people wearing extraordinary costumes, dancing on different rhythms of music.
And finally, this year the Carnival of Barcelona will end the 22 of February , it’s the last day so the the last party. To conclude this famous carnival, A big and great parades, the Burial of the Sardine is celebrated and the carnival is closure with a funeral . Come and have fun with your family or your friends during this particularly week in Barcelona.
For your stay, we have the solution, whether you come with your family or with friends, you just have to rent Barcelona apartment that you want within the large choice we offer, whether it’s for the week-end or for some days.
Rent4days looks forward to seeing you in Barcelona between the 18th and the 22nd of February.