Street events for New Years Eve in Barcelona 2018


Are you one of those who is visiting Barcelona for New years Eve? have you plan what are you going to do for New Years Eve in Barcelona? We will show you the 2 street free events Barcelona offers for this special night. We hope we can help you decide the best choice for you!

Street events for New Years Eve in Barcelona 2018

In Barcelona, the locals called this special night “noche vieja”. The tradition is to eat 12 grapes in time with the 12 dongs. If you manage to it them all, you will be blessed with a lot of good luck the following year, so make sure that you prepare the grapes and cava wherever you decide to pass the midnight moment so you don’t miss it!

Not only the grapes are the typical tradition during this night, If you put a gold ring to your toasting glass of cava, it will bring wealth and prosperity, and sporting red lingerie will bring you love. Make sure you apply any of this ones in case you are expecting on having a great beginning of 2019!

Plaça Catalunya

This is the most cheapest option to spend the New Year’s Eve. Due to its central location in the heart of the city, you can get here easily, just make sure you get yourself prepare to see many people in a packed space.

In this part of the city you will get to see thousands of people haul their cava bottles into the center of the square with the final dong of the bells. Don’t forget your grapes and cava, in any case if you forget to bring them, there will be plenty of people around ready to help you out.

Plaça d’Espanya

Like every year in the Magic Fountain of Montjuic, the Barcelona official New Year’s Eve celebration will take place. This is a free event with lights, music and the MOST wonderful pyrotechnic display around the great Magic Fountain.

This is a family friendly event that you can enjoy with the locals, but also with people from all over the world. Thousands of people assist to see this event, so make sure you get there early to find a spot. The show itself begins around 11.30 pm and lasts 3o minutes.

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