Barcelona In February: 5 Events & Things To Do

If you are looking for things to do this month, here are some annual events that are coming up!

It’s great to explore different events in this beautiful city. The Winters are mild – The weather: On average it rains around one day in four. The average temperature in Barcelona in February is 57°F/14°C to 41°F/5°C at night. It’s time to wrap up warm and get out there 🙂

4th to 10th February 2016 – Barcelona Carnival

Many cities around the world will be in full carnival mode this month, including Barcelona! Time to dance and enjoy the different cultural events. The week of the celebrations is marked by ‘Fat Thursday’ (‘Jueves Lardero’)  4th February  and ends on Ash Wednesday the following week 10th February with a traditional ceremony in which sardines are buried to symbolise the beginning of the fast.

11th to 14th February 2016 – Llum BCN

LlumBCN is Barcelona Light Festival, part of February’s Festes de Santa Eulalia (children’s winter festival) in Barcelona. LlumBCN showcases the beauty of Barcelona’s iconic builidings illuminated by night. There are special light installations and walking routes in Barcelona during the light festival.

14th February 2016 – Barcelona Half Marathon

Take part with many others – or come along to support! Barcelona is a city that celebrates outdoor lifestyle and this event is a highlight for runners out here!

14th February 2016 – Valentine’s Day

When we think of February, what comes to mind? This is the month to celebrate love – And this city is full of places where you can plan a romantic day. With or without a partner, this month is special for enjoying the wonderful things that bring us pleasure, Self love and joy ♥

 18th February to 15th June 2016 – Guitar Festival BCN

This will be the 27th edition of Barcelona’s annual Guitar Festival. Known as Festival de Guitarra i Altres Acords – Barcelona. This Festival is spread out over the year, in different locations. A huge spectrum of artists – such as Buena Vista Social Club, Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil, Noel Gallagher´s High Flying Birds and Amaral among many others. Concert series from February to June.


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