9. PORTA FERRADA FESTIVAL
Sant Feliu has cultural and festive traditions with events such as Porta Ferrada festival – music, theatre and dance-. It takes place during the summer and is the oldest in Catalonia. There are other important events such as Carnival, Cançó de Taverna (the fishermen songs), Festa Major, fairs in September or boat procession of Verge del Carme.
The Porta Ferrada is a Catalan, Mediterranean and European festival.
It was born in Sant Feliu de Guíxols in 1958. It is the oldest music festival in Catalonia. It is unique in the Costa Brava because of its proposals, open to all artistic disciplines. National and international well-known and stand-out artists take part in its events.
ASettled down in Sant Feliu, the festival offers the best cultural proposal in incomparable showcases to fully enjoy each performance in the street, in squares and in stages. Music, theatre, workshops and other additional activities take the lead during the summer in the town.