The best events to enjoy May in Barcelona

May 3rd 2023
María Castillo
The best events to enjoy May in Barcelona

Shows, concerts, parties, food, terracing and much more. May brings us many surprises and ideal panoramas to enjoy with family or friends. 

1.- The night of the museums: On May 13, the night of the museums returns for another year, in which more than 90 museum facilities and spaces open their doors so you can enjoy their spectacular exhibitions for free. This activity can be enjoyed between 7 pm and 1 am. In addition, museums have scheduled guided tours, workshops and activities for you to have a magical night and celebrate art and science. For more information visit

2.- Soundit 2023: This is a renowned Electronic Music Festival that will be held from May 6 to 20 every Saturday at the old bullring of La Monumental. If you love this style of music you can't miss it. Tickets are between 15 and 23€. More information at

3.-Poblenou Open Day 2023: This Saturday May 6th is the 11th edition of the creative district of Barcelona, where you can enjoy from 12:00 to 22:00 more than 60 cultural proposals. One of the most representative will be the interventions of the Windows Art Circuit, on the corner between the streets of Àvila and Pujades, which will allow you to see live the whole process of creating mural art and graffiti of more than twenty artists. More information at

4.- Mapping Casa Batló; "Living Architecture'': Today, Friday May 05th from 9:30 pm, Casa Batló will perform a new impressive projection on its facade.  It is the inactive mapping 'Living Architecture', a free light and music show that will have 5 passes every 30 minutes from 9:30 pm. More information at


5.- Fira Trapezi 2023: If you are a circus lover, this entertaining activity is definitely for you. The Fira del Circ de Catalunya has a new artistic direction. From May 10 to 14 you can enjoy this endless list of shows, made by 36 different companies, with two cabarets and a showcase. And you will be able to enjoy them in more than 13 spaces of Reus, you will end up discovering corners and knowing the city like the palm of your hand. To buy tickets enter the following link:


6.- Vermouth and Soul Festival 2023; the Vermouth fair in Barcelona: For all lovers of vermouth, terroir, music and the sea, this is the place for you. From May 5th to 7th, the Vermouth & Soul Festival will take place in Barcelona's Port Vell, with spectacular sea views, where there will be vermouth tastings, workshops, catamaran rides, live music and foodtrucks. You can also enjoy the route of the bravas or appetizers. Buy your tickets here 


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