en-Tradiciones

Festa Major

  In Banyeres del Penedès the Greater Celebration is the second weekend of July.   During 5 days we can enjoy many traditional activities: Correfoc (fire), demons, and dragons. Human towers  Popular dance in the square until soon in the morning finishing eating...

Correfocs

Llegamos a la Cridà y el Correfoc se pone en marcha.     We arrive at the “Cridà” and the “Correfoc” starts up. We jump under fire. The "Dimonis" (“Demons”) enjoy sending the fire darts over the crowds around. We enjoyed receiving the burning in our skin, and those that we have...

Castellers

 The folkloric tradition par excellence of the Penedès is Els Castellers, that by its beauty and the anger and solidarity provokes a great passion and fidelity between their followers and causes admiration between the foreigners.    The Catalan human castles have two centuries...