March events in Barcelona

Life in Spain
This month’s event list is packed with music, dance performances, food and film festivals, marathons, and more! There is something for everyone to enjoy.

Keep your calendar handy and make sure you don't miss this month's top events, handpicked by the Dreamlife team, just for you!


🔸Bruce Barth Trio
📅 March 1
📍Jamboree Jazz Club

One of the most sought-after pianists in the New York scene since the 80’s, joined by his trio.
🔸 Reich: Music for 18 Musicians
📅 March 1
A performance of the famous 1970s work by Steve Reich.

Link: https://www.auditori.cat/
🔸Terrassa Jazz Festival 2024
📅 March 1-22

Jazz festival including performances, exhibitions, documentaries, children’s workshops, master classes, jam sessions, swing dancing and more.

Link: https://www.jazzterrassa.org/
🔸Christoph Eschenbach & Franz Schubert Filharmonia
📅 March 5
📍Palau de la Música Catalana

The world-renowned composer takes the helm of the Franz Schubert Filharmonia to present works by Mozart and Beethoven.

Link: https://www.palaumusica.cat/
🔸Mansur Brown
📅 March 6
📍Sala La Nau

Concert featuring guitar prodigy, Mansur Brown.

Link: https://lanaubarcelona.es/
🔸Alisa Weilerstein & Inon Barnatan
📅 March 7


Cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan perform all of Beethoven's sonatas for piano and cello.

Link: https://www.auditori.cat/

🔸Barcelona Obertura Spring Festival
📅 March 5-24
📍Various locations throughout the city!

Enjoy classical music concerts and operas at three Barcelona venues throughout the month of March.

Link: https://www.barcelonaobertura.com/spring-festival/

🔸Johannes Brahm’s Symphony No. 4
📅 March 8

The Barcelona Symphony Orchestra, Augustin Hadelich, and Ludovic Morlot perform Brahm's magnificent last symphony.

Link: https://www.auditori.cat/

🔸Tori Sparks: Roots Music Revival Concert
📅 March 8
📍Luz de Gas

Barcelona-based American artist, Tori Sparks, makes a comeback to the Barcelona stage.

Link: https://entradium.com/

🔸Gospel Hits
📅 March 9
📍Palau de la Música Catalana

Enjoy a performance full of great gospel hits!

Link: https://www.palaumusica.cat/

🔸Gran Gala Flamenco
📅 March 10
📍Palau de la Música Catalana

The most famous flamenco show in Barcelona! Take a journey through the different palos (rhythms) of flamenco.

Link:​​ https://www.palaumusica.cat/

🔸Black Music Festival
📅 Through March 23

The 22nd edition– everything from jazz, soul, and R&B to blues and Motown.

Link: https://blackmusicfestival.com

🔸Mostra Barcelona
📅 March 28-31
📍Various locations across the city!

Small-format festival of avant-garde and experimental electronic music focused on the current state of electronic music.

Link: https://www.mostra.barcelona/

🔸Alberto Burguez & The Flying Roots
📅 March 31
📍Jamboree Jazz Club

Concert featuring classics and original compositions, drawing inspiration from an African-American music style that emerged in 1950s New Orleans.

Link: https://jamboreejazz.com/


🔸Xató Festival 2024
📅 March 7
📍Vilafranca del Penedés

Fair of local artisan food products, wine and cava, and the opportunity to try the iconic Catalan xató salad!

Link: https://rutadelxato.com/

🔸Gastrofest KMO
📅 March 9-10
📍Poble Espanyol

More than 10 restuarants participate in a festival dedicated to quality gastronomy focused on local products from Baix Llobregat.

Link: https://poble-espanyol.com/

🔸Olive Oil & Asparagus Fair in Godall
📅 March 9-10

Olive oil, asparagus, local artisanal products, what more could you ask for? And don’t miss the award for best asparagus!

Link: https://www.firesifestescatalunya.cat/

🔸The Mercat de l'Olla i la Caldera
📅 March 16-17
📍Caldes de Montbui

With over 100 stalls and activities for the whole family, this market is dedicated to all things that can be cooked in a cauldron!

Link: https://www.festacatalunya.cat/

📅 March 16
📍Fira Sabadell

The largest-ever International Vermouth Fair returns with food, live music, and more!

Link: https://www.vadevermut.com/

🔸Alimentaria 2024
📅 March 18-21
📍Vilafranca del Penedés

A leading event in the food industry, showcasing a wide range of products– great for networking and business opportunities!

Link: https://www.alimentaria.com/

🔸Barcelona Beer Festival
📅 March 22-24
📍Fira Barcelona

Barcelona becomes the world’s beer capital for the annual Craft Beer Festival with more than 650 beers to try and enjoy.

Link: https://barcelonabeerfestival.com/

🔸Vall de Ribes Cheese Fair
📅 March 31
📍Plaça Del Mercat

With more than 30 stalls, this annual cheese fair offers artisan cheeses, tastings, workshops, and children’s activities.

Link: https://ajribesdefreser.cat/

🔸Palo Market
📅 March 2-3
📍Jardins de Remedios Varó

Local art market featuring a variety of creators, artists, musical performances, and food trucks.

Link: https://palomarketfest.com/en

📅 March 3
📍Plaça Salvador Seguí

Secondhand market in the Raval organized by the Asociación Cultural.

Link: https://fleamarketbcn.com/

🔸Medieval Market
📅 March 29-31
📍Castillo de Hostalric

Annual market filled with characters, activities, crafts, and food reminiscent of the medieval period.

Link: https://www.turismehostalric.cat/


📅 March 1
📍Gran Teatre del Liceu

A performance by the world-renowned Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève.

Link: https://www.liceubarcelona.cat/

🔸Dansa Metropolitana 2024
📅 March 1-17
📍Venues throughout the city!

Dance festival that brings movement arts to the city with a series of free and theatre-based performances

Link: https://www.dansametropolitana.cat/

🔸Museum Open Day
📅 March 2
📍All across the city!

Explore some of the city's most famous museums for free!

Link: https://www.barcelona-metropolitan.com/

🔸IT Dansa
📅 March 9
📍Teatre-Auditori Sant Cugat

Enjoy a performance by the dance company of Barcelona's Institut del Teatre.

Link: https://www.liceubarcelona.cat/

🔸La Petita Flauta Magica
📅 March 23
📍Gran Teatre del Liceu

The music, story and characters of Mozart's last opera recreated for young audiences.

Link: https://www.liceubarcelona.cat/

🔸Shane Todd: Mommy
📅 March 26
📍La 9 del Bosque

After sold-out shows across America and Canada and supporting Kevin Hart, Shane Todd presents his tenth solo show.

Link: https://tickets.balanaenviu.com/


🔸Massa Critica BCN
📅 March 1
📍 l'Arc de Triomf

A multi-city event– meet, chat, and ride with a group of cyclists to discuss ideas and different ways of living.

Link: https://barcelona.bicicritica.com/

🔸Expo Sports 2024
📅 March 8-9
📍Palau Sant Jordi

Event showcasing the latest products and services of the leading brands for health and fitness.

Link: https://www.zurichmaratobarcelona.es/

🔸Barcelona Marathon 2024
📅 March 10
📍Passeig de Gràcia

Join runners who come from all over the world to participate in this incredible route.

Link: https://www.zurichmaratobarcelona.es/en/

🔸La Vall de Lord Walk in Solsana
📅 March 30

Join a group hike that has taken place every Saturday before Easter since 1993. Enjoy the scenery and great company.

Link: https://turismesolsones.com/


🔸Americana Film Festival
📅 March 5-10
📍Various cinemas throughout the city!

Featuring a diverse range of prize-winning and breakout films from North America.

Link: https://americanafilmfest.com/

🔸Brain Film Fest
📅 March 13-17
📍Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB)

A film festival featuring a variety of screenings, discussions, and workshops around the topic of the brain.

Link: https://brainfilmfest.com/en/

🔸LATcinema Fest 2024
📅 March 13-17
📍Cinemes Girona

The Latin American film festival of Casa Amèrica Catalunya featuring nine Latin American films from nine different countries!

Link: https://americat.barcelona/


🔸Fira de la Botifarra in La Garriga
📅 March 2-3
📍La Garriga

12th annual festival including a gastronomic tasting space that will integrate activities, music and shows. Perfect for the whole family!

Link: https://www.firadelabotifarra.cat/

📅 March 9
📍Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB)

The 5th edition of the cultural event that looks at digital and social media humor, trends, and expression.

Link: https://www.cccb.org/

🔸Flic Festival 2024
📅 March 15-17
📍Throughout the city!

The Spanish children's and youth literature and arts festival designed to promote literary interest in young readers.

Link: http://flicfestival.com/es/barcelona/

📅 March 15-17
📍Fira de Cornellà

Spain’s biggest cannabis festival is back, featuring exhibitors, leading brands, live music, and all things cannabis.

Link: https://spannabis.es/