Chestnuts, panellets (little Catalan cakes), dessert wines, historical cemeteries, witches’ festivals... The Day of the Dead (Halloween) is about tradition, gastronomy and activities to suit all tastes, ages and preferences. Don’t miss out!

Trip ideas

Culinary events to die for

4 fairs and markets held in the regions of Barcelona between the end of October and All Saints’ Day.

Night of the souls

Per la vigília de Tots Sants, festes ben divertides on invocar l'esperit dels difunts.

The magic mountain

​Montseny Natural Park offers a thousand and one ways to enjoy your time there. 

Witches and bandits

Routes, festivities and museums packed with history and legends

Flavours of autumn

When summer ends, the range of seasonal produce available in the province's markets is astonishingly wide.

Cemeteries of eternal art!

Marble tombs, sculpted tombstones and majestic mausoleums in the most splendid cemeteries in the regions of Barcelona.

Mushroom country

The region of Berguedà is a highly prized land for mushroom pickers.

Five autumn landscapes

Quan la Natura mostra tots els colors

Do not miss

  • 26/10/2019-27/10/2019 Viladrau

    The Chestnut Fair

    When the autumn colours transform Montseny Natural Park, Viladrau holds the Chestnut Fair.

  • Patata del bufet
    06/10/2019-27/10/2019 Orís

    The Patata del Bufet Market

    This potato reached us many years ago from Brittany and has since remained. The bufet variety of potato has adapted perfectly to the climate of Osona.

  • 26/10/2019-27/10/2019 Sant Joan de Vilatorrada

    The Embarrats Fair

    Did you know that Sant Joan de Vilatorrada used to be a textile centre at the beginning of the 20th century? The Embarrats Fair will take you back there!

  • Ball de Bruixes de Viladrau
    31/10/2019 Viladrau

    The Witches of Viladrau Dance

    On the night of All Saints' Day, Viladrau commemorates one of the most tragic episodes: the persecution of witches.

  • 26/10/2019-27/10/2019 Monistrol de Montserrat

    The Coca and Mató Fair

    Are you familiar with the typical products of Montserrat? Come to the Coca and Mató Fair and find out all about them!

  • Fira de la Llenega de Cardona
    27/10/2019 Cardona

    Fira de la Llenega

    The Fira de la Llenega (waxy cap wild mushrooms) is one of the culinary events of the year in Cardona.

  • 26/10/2019-03/11/2019 Sant Esteve de Palautordera

    The Autumn Festival and Mediaeval Fair

    Don't let the autumn chill make you stay at home! Come to the Autumn Festival and Mediaeval Fair at Sant Esteve de Palautordera.

  • 11/09/2019-30/11/2019 Olvan

    The Cal Rosal Wild Mushroom Festival and Market

    You'll know when it's time for the wild mushrooms because the mushroom pickers in Olvan hold the Cal Rosal market.