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Correfoc of St. Roc

Pyrotechnic show that runs through the streets of the town. People and the devils dance under the fire sparks to the music of the drums.
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Habaneras Concert

Habanera is a musical genre that emigrants who returned from Cuba sang to remember that country. Cremat is the drink that usually goes with it.
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National Day of Catalonia

National holiday, held on September 11, that commemorates the last defence of Barcelona, that fell to the Bourbon troops after a 14-months siege that ended in 1714.
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Sardana Group Gathering

Several coblas play a large sardanas repertoire and different dancing groups (‘colles sardanistes’) and the general public fill Francesc Macià Park to the top.
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Tots Sants

Special day when families go to the cemetery to honour their dead. We eat panellets ('little marzipan cakes') and roasted chestnuts, with new wine or muscatel.
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Correfoc of St. Nicolau

Pyrotechnic show that runs through the streets of the town. People and the devils dance under the fire sparks to the music of the drums.
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Christmas

In Christmas time we celebrate Cagatió. Tió is a magic log that children have fed for some weeks until the 24th, when we hit it with sticks singing a traditional song to get sweets and presents.
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Sant Esteve

In Catalonia families join together to have lunch. We usually meet the half of the family with whom we didn't share the previous day.
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New Year’s Eve

At New Year's Eve many families gather to start the New Year together. When the clock chimes twelve, everyone eats one grape per stroke.
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L’home dels nassos

Game for children to find l'home dels nassos ('The Man of the Noses'). Some say he has as many noses as there are days in the year.