4 Halloween 2014 activities you shouldn´t miss

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4 Halloween 2014 activities you shouldn´t miss

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.

castañas

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.

panellets

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.

Friday October 31st

Yelmo Cines Icaria // Carrer Salvador Espriu, 61

Telephone sale: (+34) 902.220.922

Site: http://www.yelmocines.es/cines-barcelona/peliculas-en-cartelera-icaria-3d

Price from 4.50€

elm street

2. Activities for kids: Halloween party at Poble Espanyol

During the week Poble Espanyol organise different activities related to Halloween for children and adults: handcraft Workshops, bouncy castles, cinema, etc. Endless activities for all to enjoy!

Friday 31st , Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd, from 9am

Poble Espanyol // Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 13

Telephone: (+34) 93 508 63 00

Site: www.poble-espanyol.com

Price: 11€ (children under 4 years old: free, children between 4-12 years old: 6.25€)

halloween

3. Antic Horror Picture Show: Shortfilms

The Antic Teatre are organising the fith Edition of the Festival of Short Horror Films.

Friday October 31st , 6pm

Antic Teatre // Carrer de Verdaguer i Callís, 12

Telephone: (+34) 93 315 23 54

Site: www.anticteatre.com

Price: 4-10€

 

4. Pumpkin Electronik

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.

Friday October 31st, 12.30am

Sala Apolo // Carrer Nou de la Rambla, 113

Telephone: (+34) 934.414.001

Site: www.sala-apolo.com

Price: 20€

 

Enjoy of all these terrorific plans while you stay in our apartments in the city center. Live the experience and share it with us!

Soraya

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