noche en blanco

The Noche en blanco in Granada has been growing in popularity over the last few years. Now an important event in the city´s calendar this takes place one night each year.

You may have heard of the Noche en Blanco in Madrid or other European cities. On these special dates Museums and monuments are open all night for visiting on a special Cultural evening. Many of the organised activities are free.

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Noche en Blanco Granada

The activities begin at sunset on and run until the early hours. This years noche en blanco is on Saturday 14th April 2018.

There will be over 100 activities on that day, Flamenco concerts, poetry recitals, guided walks and events at the Alhambra palace.

Squares in the city centre will have outdoor activities going on and there will be street artists, flashmobs in the street and art exhibitions.

Granada Cathedral will open up its doors as well as other monuments such as the Casa de los Tiros in the Realejo.

Although the date is approaching fast all the details aren´t quite clear just yet.

Keep checking the official page up to a few days ahead of the event for updates.

 

Granada White Night Programme

Shops and businesses will also extend their normal opening times for the noche en blanco granada. Most of them will be open until Midnight.

Childrens activities will be held in Parque Federico Garcia Lorca and Plaza Bib Rambla.

Some of the activities promised are Storytellers and Sport activities.

There is also a Craft Market on the Paseo de los Tristes (below the Alhambra next to the river)

 

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Manuel de Falla

This years theme for the 2018 Noche en Blanco is Manuel de Falla 

A Spanish composer and one of Spain’s most important musicians. Living in Granada from 1921 to 1939 the link between this important musician and the city still remains and will be remembered in this cultural event with concerts and recitals throughout the evening.

The full programme is here. Granada White Night

Highlights include

    • We Love Granada Market on Paseo de las Tristes
    • Illustrators drawing for Charity at Calle Cruz 19. Participate & support the local food bank from just 1 euro.  Creadores a sueldo at ErranT CoWorking
    • Free entry to lots of museums and monuments around the city
    • Late Night Opening at Many Shops & Businesses in GranadaPalacio Carlos V Alhambra Palace

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