Summer nights 2017

A venue like Poble Espanyol is perfect for enjoying summer nights in the open air. So at various sites on different days of the week, during June, July and August a wide range of cultural activities are programmed aimed at both local and foreign visitors.

Summer Nights is the name of a series created in 2016, which includes a variety of events: Riuestiu, the Barcelona Summer Festival of Humour - which includes performances by top comics and leading companies -, screenings of short films from the Mecal (Barcelona International Short Film Festival), blues concerts and other events related to music or the cinema.

To enjoy the summer and culture in the open air and in the best atmosphere!


Musical cinema with karaoke and live entertainment to enjoy singing and dancing Mecano's songs or La La Land, Grease or Mamma Mia films.

Programme Sing-Along >


2n Edition of the Summer Festival of Humour in Barcelona. Every Saturday from July to September with leading artists and companies.

RiuEstiu programme >


Rock concerts for families

Family rock concerts of the best tribute groups of classic rock as AC/DC, Metallica, Iron Maiden, Queen, Ramones or The Beatles.

Family rock concerts programme >

Blues nights

Every Thursday night from June to September, outdoor, live blues with the nation’s most notable bands.

Blues nights programme >

Mecal Air

Open air screening of the best short films from the International Festival of Barcelona.   l'aire lliure els divendres d'estiu. Diferent themes, barbecue, music and a quality atmosphere!

Programme Mecal Air >