Santa Tecla – More fireworks, giants and fire demons.
This festival is a smaller version of the Fiesta Mayor! It is a big event for Sitgeans with the Church of Santa Tecla forming the backdrop of the key events. Expect lots of noisey fireworks and more of those crazy castellers as they make taller and taller human towers. Each afternoon and evening, mythical Catalan characters dance their way through the town in a full traditional folkloric procession which includes the Bull, Dragon, Devil, Giant and Turk Dances. The festivities culminate in a large fireworks display on the beach front on the 22nd at 11pm.
Nit de Foc – The Fire Night – Dragons of Fire on the Streets of Sitges.
20:30h, From the location of El Baluard, starting of “LA NIT DE FOC” (Night of Fire) through the streets of the old town.
Route: Baluard, Plaça de l’Ajuntament, carrer d’en Bosch, Davallada, Barcelona, Aigua, Major and Plaça de l’Ajuntament.
Event organized by la Nit de Foc
- 21 Gun Salute at 2pm
- Town Procession at 7pm: Artur Carbonell, Sant Bartomeu, Sant Gaudenci, Sant Josep, Parellades, Marquès de Montroig, plaça de la Indústria, Primer de Maig, Santa Tecla, Bassa Rodona, passeig de la Ribera, Sant Pau, Parellades, Cap de la Vila, Major and Ajuntament.
- Fireworks Display – 11pm
- Human Towners – 18.30 – Cap de la Vila
- Procession in honor of Santa Tecla – 19.00 – Fonollar, Baluard Vidal i Quadras, Port de n’Alegre, Rafel Llopart, Sant Damià, Sant Sebastià, Jesús, Sant Bartomeu, Sant Gaudenci, Sant Francesc, Cap de la Vila, Parellades, Sant Pere, Paseo de la Ribera (mountain side) until la Fragata
Santa Tecla Galleries
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Suggested Sitges Hotels
Where to stay by the beach! – Right in the centre of town…
The Hotel Calipolis is located right next to the gay beach in Sitges. Its rooms are modern and large, with great balconies overlooking the Mediterranean.
- From EUR 55 per night
- Great Location, plunge pool & WiFi
Playa San Sebastian Hotel Sitges
The Playa San Sebastian Hotel is located right opposite one of Sitges cleanest and widest beaches. The rooms are bright and modern.
- From EUR 60 per night
- Nice pool, great service.
The Melia Sitges
The Hotel Melia Sitges is located close to Balmins mixed nudist beach. The hotel is large and modern with 24 hour room service and 2 pools.
- From EUR 60 per night
- Free WiFi, 4 Stars, large rooms
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