Corpus Christi 2021 Flower Festival

The Corpus Christi Festival is one of the prettiest events in Sitges. The streets of the town covered in murals made from flower petals as part of a long standing tradition.

  • Corpus Christi Sitges 2021

    Exhibitions will run from May 26th to June 13th.

    The flower carpets will be on display on Sunday June 6th 2021.

  • Look Out!

    On Saturday evening the preparations begin. Streets such as C.Bonaire and Santiago Rusinol often take more than 12 hours to complete their designs.

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Sitges most beautiful event.

The town of Sitges celebrates Corpus Christi every year with style! Sections of the major streets are closed to traffic for at least 24 hours. Then intricate templates are drawn on the road. Neighbors from each street gather into the small hours of morning, plucking the petals off Carnation flowers. These petals are then placed on the patterns on the road. The transformation is amazing. It has to be seen to be believed.

2021 Update and what to expect

The program for 2021 has been adapted in line with current restrictions. Details are still being finalised but will include:

  • 26th May to 13th June – a special exhibition showing more than 100 photos of previous corpus processions and activities at the Can Falç de Mar, located on the seafront of Sitges close to the church.
  • On Sunday, June 6th, from early morning, flower carpets will be made in the old town of Sitges. 5 flower carpets in the old town of Sitges – Plaza del Ayuntamiento, Plaza del Baluard, Mirador Miquel Utrillo y Racó de la Calma.
  • From 11.00 to 18.45, on Sunday, June 6th, you can access the circuit of flower carpets and festive imagery (giants, Drac and Àliga) through the Plaza del Ayuntamiento, from Calle Mayor and exit through Calle Fonollar on the corner of Calle de Sant Joan.
  • Sitges much loved Papier-mâché giants will also be on display, many of which have been recently restored.
  • The flower exhibition in the gardens of the retiro will have limited capacity.
  • Balconies across the town will show special flags of Corpus Christi.
  • Many streets will be decorated with alternative Corpus tributes and mini floral arrangements. Last year there were some innovative designs such as paper floral displays suspended across the streets of Sitges. Expect even more innovative creations for Corpus 21.

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  • From 6pm the Giants Gather at Cap de la Vila
  • From around 8pm, flowers arrive and volunteers start sketching designs on the streets. They will be working on these until late into the night. You will probably see them still working as you come home from the nightclubs.
  • Early Morning – flower carpets are being created on the streets of Sitges.
  • 10:00h. Guided tour “Flowers, tradition and fiesta” organized by Agisitges. Gardens of El Retiro.
  •  l’Ou com Balla (Palau de Maricel Sunday 11:00-15:00h, Hospital de Sant Joan Saturday 10-14h. 16-19h. Sunday 10-15:00h. ).
  • Procession of the Most Holy Sacrament, including the children of the Holy Communion, the annual Queen and members of the congregation, the Gegants, the Moixiganga, and the Àliga paper mache, dragon paper mache. The route will start at the Baluard in front of the church and continue along Mirador Miquel Utrillo, Racó de la Calma, Fonollar, Sant Joan, Davallada , Barcelona, Santiago Rusiñol, Jesús, Cap de la Vila, Parellades, Bonaire, Passeig de la Ribera, Sant Pau, Cap de la Vila, Major, Plaça de l’Ajuntament y Baluard.

Video Highlights of Corpus Sitges

Some of the best moments of the event.

Recommended Hotels in Sitges

Most of the hotels in Sitges are in the centre of the Village. The best options are on the seafront offering beautiful views of the Mediterranean.

Dolce Sitges
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Hotel Dolce Sitges

Located a 10 minute taxi drive from the centre of town, this is the only 5 star hotel in Sitges and one of the best!

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Hotel Mim Sitges

New, 4 star hotel in the heart of Sitges with beautiful rooms, a skybar with pool and stunning day spa for relaxing!

Hotel Medium, 3 Star
Great Pool & Location

Hotel Medium Sitges

The Hotel Medium is located in the heart of Sitges just seconds from the centre of town with a great pool.

Hotel ME, 4 Star
Deluxe & Luxury Option

Hotel ME Terramar Sitges

The Hotel ME Terramar Sitges is one of the finest hotels in Sitges with its own beach club and large rooms.

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