The summer season begins and people start to go to the beaches of Barcelona. This year from June 7th to 9th you have to check out the Barcelona Surf Festival. This is already the fifth edition of the festival and here we will explain what it is all about!
Where? In the CLUB NATACIÓ BARCELONA (Passeig de Joan de Borbó, 93).
What is it about? For 3 days, they will celebrate everything about Surfing. It is a festival to have a good time, have fun and combine surfing with the sea and music.
This year’s event will include concerts, workshops, surf market, conferences, exhibitions and, of course, the screening of Surf Films that make a journey through the past, present and future of this lifestyle. Barcelona Surf Festival focuses 100% on the experience of surfing and all Surf lovers are invited to have a great time! There will also be special guests who will show the world of surfing from a different perspective: shapers, surf technicians, artists, musicians, magazines and brands.
In Barcelona, the swimming season starts in April with the first sunny days, however, the season itself begins in June, when the beaches and the city are reactivated after the winter break and offer visitors all their attractions: beach bars, where you can have a cocktail with your feet in the sand, spaces for beach volleyball and football, and everything you need to practice water sports. Barceloneta can be reached by public transport, such as practically all the beaches of Barcelona. Keep reading to discover which are the best beaches in Barcelona and also check out our neighborhood guide to find out what it is like to live right at the beach: www.smartmovebcn.com/neighborhood-guide/barceloneta/
Are you a beginner for water sports? The perfect plan is to start with Paddle Surf. It consists of paddling on a surfboard while standing on it and with the help of a single paddle. It can be done on any type of aquatic surface, be it the sea, river or lake. It is a fun activity to do alone or with your friends. Paddle surfing is a fashionable sport of the Spanish beaches, you have to try it! One of our favorite places is called Surf House, it’s a trendy restaurant with healthy food and they rent paddle surf boards. www.surfhousebarcelona.com
You can practice all these sports on the beaches of Barcelona, there are several schools which offer classes. But now get your tickets for this years surf festival and tell us what was your favorite moment of the festival!
Buy your ticket at www.barcelonasurffestival.com