Sant Jordi 2023
April 23 All day
One of the most anticipated Catalan public holidays celebrating Saint George. Tale has it that he killed a dragon that has been terrorizing the local communities. The Sant Jordi festival has become well-renown as a celebrated Catalan festivity since the 18th century. In Catalonia, people exchange a rose and a memento on Sant Jordi’s Day. It is customary for towns to join the festivities with a huge party of their own.