Mobile Week

Debates and artistic creations to reflect on the impact of the digital world

Technology.Ten young artists have produced artistic creations around Barcelona’s ten city districts to show their vision of digitalisation and the transformational power of new technologies.

Disruptions to traffic for the Three Kings Parade 2017

Mobility. Private traffic and surface transport will be restricted along the route of the parade from 5 pm to 9.30 pm.

The Magic Fountain begins its winter timetable

Magic Fountain. The change in timetable is due to sustainability criteria. New shows that were first seen during the this year's La Mercè musical fireworks display have been included.
XXVIII Open Internacional d'Escacs de Sants, Hostafrancs i la Bordeta. A les Cotxeres de Sants.

Chess in the video-game era

Sport. The Sants, Hostafrancs and La Bordeta International Open brings together 670 chess players from 47 countries
Festa Major de Sants

Sants Festival ready to go!

Festivals. Visitors will be able to enjoy 17 decorated streets and over 550 activities between 20 and 28 August.
La Borda

Collective ownership, a new housing model

Housing. The start of work on the building by the La Borda cooperative, in Can Batlló, opens up the path towards a new cohousing model.

Technology features in all ten city districts for Mobile Week BCN

MWeekBCN. The programme of parallel and prior activities for the Mobile World Congress has been boosted.

New secure parking places for bicycles.

Bicycles. This is a pilot test, with fourteen stations with a capacity for 150 bicycles. The annual subscription is 15 euros.

Plaça del Centre lights up with solar energy

Urban planning. The renewed area includes a solar pergola which provides energy for the 25 light fittings around the square.
Festa Major de Sants

The Indians of Carrer de Sagunt win first prize in the Sants Decoration Competition

Sants. Carrer d’Alcolea de Dalt and Plaça de la Farga picked up the second and third prizes respectively.
Oficina de l'Habitatge habitatge

Are you familiar with the services offered by the Housing Office Network?

Housing. Each district has an office offering advisory services, renovation grants, administrative support and housing pools.