On the night of October 31st , many countries such as Canada, United States, Ireland or United Kingdom celebrate the traditional and famous Halloween party, also known as Witches night, where children and adults walk through the streets with their best costumes looking for sweets.
In Barcelona, La Castanyada is celebrated that day, a popular catalan festivity which consists in meeting and eating roasted chestnuts, panellets and sweet potatoes. All this food is served with sweet wine called Moscatell. During several days, stalls are in situated around the city, like on Las Ramblas, where these delicious fruits are available to everyone who wants to taste them.
Over the last few years however, Halloween has taken an important role in the city of Barcelona, as numerous parties and activities are organized to celebrate this Anglo-Saxon tradition. We offer the follow list for you to choose:
1. Horror Cinema
Enjoy 3 great classics of Horror cinema at Yelmo’s cinema at Icaria. Scream, Pesadilla en Elm Street or Ghostbusters are the films shown in this cinema.
Pumpkin Electronik has arrived to Barcelona for Halloween. The two rooms of Apolo will welcome professionals like Philipp Jung de MANDY, Ivan Smagghe, Isolée, Orson Wells and the locals Dj Fra and Shelby Grey.