The Constitution Day in Spain is a Public holiday. Constitution Day is always on 6th December and is part of the Bridge of the Immaculate. This is one of the special shopping days in Barcelona when big stores like Spanish Court department stores and Barcelona shopping malls stay open for Christmas shopping.
The Spanish Constitution day commemorates the Constitution of Spain from 1978 when Spain became a democracy after many years of dictatorship under General Franco.
The “Puente de la Inmaculada” is a long weekend and early Christmas holiday which combines public holiday on the 6th with the public holiday on the 8th of December, It is common in Spain is to take the day off that comes in between a public holiday
# Yoga for kids
Introduce your kids to a bit of relaxation. I know it that sounds a bit hard to believe but The Spinning Yogis offers a class on the 6th of December catered to you and your family. The recently opened Yoga studio offers a diverse environment for children to take a yoga class together. This yoga studio in Gràcia presents a course focused on children ages 4 and up. It uses different games and various interactive tools to help develop their skills in coordination, expression, intuition, and rhythm, creating a fun and enjoyable environment for them. Cost is 5 Euros per participant, Contact the studio for more information.
Date and Time: Dec 6, 2017 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Place: The Spinning Yogis – Travesera de Gracia 209, 08012 Barcelona
Event Type: Kids & Family, Yoga
# Fira de Santa Llúcia Christmas Market
This Christmas Market first started in 1786, it is the oldest Christmas market in town and is dedicated to festive decor and nativity scenes. With over 287 stands and stalls, there are uncountable amounts of handmade decorations available that will give your home holiday spirit. It will take place in the in front of the Barcelona Cathedral as it does every year. while this might be the oldest markets Barcelona has a wide range of Christmas markets worth checking out in your long weekend.
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Place: Plaça de la Catedral – Plaza de la Catedral, Barcelona
Event Type: Markets
#Art & Fashion Christmas Market
Head to Arteria BCN this weekend for a Christmas shopping experience with an artistic twist. Barcelona’s best artists present creative Christmas present ideas alongside live music, a selection of foodie treats, live painting, a fashion show from local designer José Rivero and more. Arteria BCN will be opening its doors with its “Art & Fashion Christmas Market” to enjoy Art and Fashion in all its forms.
catwalks, live painting, tastings, DJ, performance and many surprises for all, it is also kids friendly.
Date and Time: Dec 8, 2017 6:00 PM, Dec 9, 2017 10:00PM
Place: Arteria BCN – Carrer del Bruc 147, 08037 Barcelona
Event Type: Fashion & Trunk Shows, Markets
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