Summer is officially over but autumn is starting with one of the biggest event in Barcelona: the day of ‘LA MERCÉ’ which barcelonian celebrate with pleasure every year. As many of you probably know the fiesta of La Mercé in on the 24th of September in honour to the Virgin Mercé, the Patron–Saint of the city. This festival officially begun in 1921 but the story tells that its origin came from the thirteen century.
But I don’t want to tell you old stories. I want to invite you to a spectacular party!!!
The festival of ‘La Mercé’ takes place in various public places and the best thing is that it is totally for FREE
This year ‘La Mercé’ begins on Thursday 23rd September and lasts (more…)