One of Barcelona's biggest cultural attractions is its music festivals.
The city hosts some of the most exciting festivals on the international music scene. From the eclectic atmosphere of Sonar to the musical diversity of Primavera Sound, Barcelona's festivals offer something for everyone.
Get ready to dance to the music at Barcelona's 2024 festivals!
Barcelona Festivals in 2024
Guitar BCN 2024 will be held from 26 January to 26 July with dozens of concerts by artists from all over the world.
The event will kick off with Sole Giménez at the majestic Palau de la Música, while the iconic Toto will bring the festival to a close at Poble Espanyol. Between these two dates, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of confirmed artists such as Vicco, Los Tigres del Norte, Rozalén, Ismael Serrano, Maria Hein, Andrea Motis, Xoel Lopez, Noa, Rodrigo Cuevas, Gossos and Stay Homas.
Sónar 2024 is one of Barcelona's must-attend festivals. This event, which celebrated its 30th anniversary last year, returns stronger than ever on 13, 14 and 15 June 2024.
With the first 70 artists on the line-up already confirmed, excitement is in the air. Highlights include Kaytranada, Jessie Ware, Ben Böhmer, Floating Points, Charlotte de Witte, Vince Staples and Folamour. The festival is once again committed to technological innovation and radical aesthetics, making it an unmissable event for lovers of electronic and experimental music.
Primavera Sound Festival
If you are a music lover and want to attend one of the best festivals in Barcelona, then you must attend Primavera Sound. This amazing festival will take place in the Parc del Fòrum from 30 May to 1 June 2024. In its 22nd edition, the line-up is packed with big names such as Lana del Rey, SZA, Pulp and Vampire Weekend. Artists such as Mitski, Charli XCX, Justice and PJ Harvey will also be present.
Primavera Sound Barcelona 2024 is an unmissable event for any festival lover visiting the city. Not only because of the quality of the music, but also because of the incredible atmosphere that fills the city.
Alma Festival Jardins de Pedralbes
If you're looking for a festival with a touch of elegance and sophistication, Alma Festival is not to be missed. After having to move to Poble Espanyol last year, the event regains its original name with artists such as Sheryl Crow, Glen Hansard, Take That, Valeria Castro, Vetusta Morla and James Blunt. Without a doubt, an unforgettable experience awaits you in the idyllic Jardins de Pedralbes from 30 May to 1 June 2024.
The Cruïlla Festival 2024 promises to be an unforgettable experience for music lovers. With the first confirmed headliners, The Smashing Pumpkins, Avril Lavigne and Amaral, the festival is set to be as diverse as in previous editions.
This year's Cruïlla will be held from 11 to 13 July at the Parc del Fòrum, an emblematic venue that adds a special touch to the festival. Other notable names have also been announced, such as Oques Grasses, The Tyets, Trueno, Funzo & Baby Loud, Shinova, Peter Fox of Seeed, Albert Pla and Figa Flawas.
Accommodation for Barcelona's festivals
After a day full of music and emotions at the 2024 Barcelona festivals, there's nothing better than resting in a place designed for your comfort. The chic&basic hotels in Barcelona offer the best accommodation for festivalgoers right in the city centre.
With a modern design and full of character, our boutique hotels in Barcelona offer you a unique experience without compromising on comfort. Their privileged location will allow you to easily reach all the festivals in Barcelona.