Solidarity | 23/07/2014 at 09:04h

Turning a flat into a home

Sant Joan de Déu Social Services is launching a crowdfunding campaign to provide furniture for a flat for homeless people.

Economic promotion | 23/07/2014 at 08:36h

A shop for creative entrepreneurs at the Pedralbes Centre

The second edition of Rising Stars is under way. This is a Pedralbes Centre - Barcelona Activa - City Council project to highlight young entrepreneurs.

Leisure | 23/07/2014 at 07:00h

Barcelona, the world's gay epicentre for eleven days

That is how long the seventh edition of the Circuit Festival will last, the longest ever, from 6 to 17 August. 23 parties and over 15 recreational activities.

History | 22/07/2014 at 08:00h

The legacy of Barcelona's photojournalists goes online

We at are discovering photographic material, largely never published before, taken by several photojournalists plying their trade in Barcelona between 1900 and 1939.

Education | 22/07/2014 at 16:59h

95 Barcelona students get an 'excellent' in their university exams

A third of Catalan students with more than 9 (out of 10) are from Barcelona.

BCN guide recommends

Discovering the Museu Blau's secrets

Boys and girls have a chance to discover all the secrets concealed by the Museu Blau on this "Summer at the Museums" activity.

Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona - Museu Blau
 From 22/06/2014 to 14/09/2014

The best music in the Mas i Mas Festival

The San Miguel Mas i Mas Festival is back another summer, bringing great concerts to Barcelona.

Diversos espais de Barcelona
 From 10/07/2014 to 31/08/2014

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