The Santa Llúcia Fair in Barcelona is a market dedicated to Nativity scenes and Christmas traditions. It is one of the most traditional and oldest fairs as it expresses itself through its products and festive spirit. You can truly see the charm of this market through each of its stalls.
The origins of Santa Llúcia Fair
This well-known Barcelona fair started with the Santa Lucía celebration, on December 13th. But it has since evolved, and today, it is a pre-Christmas market, which extends over three weeks.
The oldest references are found in 1786, where there were records of stalls found next to the cathedral as The parishioners who left the religious ceremonies acquired figures for the Bethlehem Gate.
In the years and centuries that have passed, there were more stalls added including children's clothing, food, etc.
What can you find at the Santa Llúcia Fair?
Its more than 300 stalls can be classified among the places where you can find many products that are related to Christmas and other themes.
Attendees will be able to enjoy a wide variety of craft items to buy as gifts or as decorative designs for their homes.