Human Castles Competition Tarragona
Human Castles Competition Tarragona-Concurs de Castells
Festival Date: 04/10/2015
From the 4th to the 5th of October, the outstanding and amazing Catalan human castles (Castells) will be competing
The very best human castle troupes (colles) come together in Tàrraco Arena Plaça to take part in the for the longest, most fiercely contested and most thrilling and exciting competition imaginable. You really don’t want to miss out on this one if you can help it.
Did you know that this Catalan tradition of the Human Castles are one of the UNESCO aspects of Catalonia, of special heritage interest? Find out more by following this link UNESCO Heritage in Catalonia
Want to discover more about the fabulous city of Tarragona, just click on this link to read the Tarragona Travel Guide.
A New York Times critic, Florence Fabricant, said this about Tarragona: “We left Tarragona feeling as though we had been let in on a wonderful secret that told not only of the reach of ancient Rome, but of other historic periods, layered within and around the city. And that the secret was meant to be shared.”
If you would like to see the article that she wrote about Tarragona in the New York Times, click on Tarragona in the New York Times
Carrer Major, 39
Phone: 977 250 795
(Town Hall) Ajuntament de Tarragona
Plaça de la Font, 1
Phone: 977 296 100