2014 White night is coming
Last year Granada celebrated it´s first Noche en Blanco. You may have heard of the La Noche en Blanco in Madrid or other European cities. This actually begin in Berlin in 1997 and since has reached most of Europe.
Noche en blanco Granada
Find out about the most recent Noche en Blanco here
On these special nights Museums and monuments are open late at night. This cultural evening offers lots of free activities and special concerts.
White Night Granada 2014
This year Friday 24th October 2014 is the date for White night in Granada.
There will be over 100 activities to choose from. This year the theme is Federico García Lorca. There will be poetry recitals and exhibitions. Flamenco concerts, flashmobs, and guided walks will be on the programme. There will even be some events at the Alhambra palace.
Squares in the city centre will have outdoor activities going on too. Streets will be busy with artists, dancers, art exhibitions and even magic tricks.
Granada Cathedral will open up its doors as well as other monuments such as the Casa de los Tiros in the Realejo.
The city centre shops and businesses will extend their opening hours. Many will be open until Midnight and have special promotions or activities.
Childrens activities will begin late afternoon for the Noche en Blanco. Some activities are held in Parque Federico Garcia Lorca. Other activities will be on the programme when this is released. Last year storytellers and sport activities were organised.
Check local press on 23rd October for up to date information, exact times and places.
La Noche en Blanco Granada
Click on this link below for an Interactive Map of all the 2014 activities:
Here´s a video of the White night 2013 in Granada so you get an idea of the atmosphere:
More information at:
- Official website: La Noche en Blanco Granada
- Facebook page: Noche en Blanco de Granada Facebook
- They also have a Twitter account too: @NocheenBlancoGR
Beautiful pic of the Alhambra!
Sounds great. Missed it last year so I shall most definitely be there this time around!