Festa Major Sitges (festival) declared of national interest by the Generalitat of Catalonia, takes place from 21 to 27 on August in honor to "Sant Bartomeu"(St. Bartholomew), patron of the city. It is one of the most beloved celebrations enjoyed by all Sitges habitants for many years. Its most traditional events are held in the so-call 36 hours on August 23 and 24. Keep reading and discover the full program of events of the 2014 Sitges festival and do not miss anything.
When talking about the Sitges Film Festival also named the International Film Festival of Catalonia, you are talking, probably about the most important fantasy film festival in the world. It is not strange, then, to have seen walked the Sitges red carpet celebrities like Anthony Hopkins, Quentin Tarantino, Dino De Laurentiis or David Lynch.
"Sitges Bears Week" takes place on September 2014 and it is one of the largest and most popular festivals of "Bear" in Europe. It brings more than 5,000 visitors, bears, fans, hunters and many more. The "Bear Village" can be found on the promenade of Sitges, but bears are everywhere and Sitges is transformed into a Bear paradise for 12 days.
On June 29 the concert related to the 38th Music Festival of Sitges took place, a festival that will have up to 3 days of concerts that are distributed between June and July. Starting with the concerts on June 29 Sunday, to be held in Raco de la Calma, and continuing with the ones that will held by the 11th and 20th on July, the first one in Raco de la Calma, the second one in Jardines Casino - Prado.