If they are roses then they will flourish. 12,126 thanks.

Confined, but not resigned. One year more, and despite difficult circumstances around the world, we have kept the spirit of the Sant Jordi festival alive in different countries with #BooksAndRoses! Many of you asked us about the possibility to activate digital tools to organize a confined Sant Jordi. This is why we enabled the digital [ Read more … ]

Let’s keep #BooksAndRoses running all over the world!

We are all living through difficult times around the world that undoubtedly affect us personally and have consequences in the organization of events. Almost no country is immune to this. Preserving health and protecting human lives is the essential priority now for everyone. For the last weeks, we have been in contact with more than [ Read more … ]

Celebrate spring with #BooksAndRoses!

Are you looking for original ideas on how to celebrate the start of the spring? If you can wait until 23 April, we have good news for you… Every year, when this date comes closer in the calendar, thousands of people around the world celebrate an especial festival, with its origins in Barcelona and Catalonia, [ Read more … ]

#BooksAndRoses 2019 is coming! Join in!

April 23 will be, once again, a good chance to celebrate UNESCO World Book Day and copyright day by exchanging #booksandroses all over the world! La Diada de Sant Jordi (Saint George festival in Catalan) is a unique cultural event, which was born in Catalonia, but last year was celebrated in 114 places around the [ Read more … ]

Catalan pop music concerts

The singers Jordi Ninus, Joan Dausà and Roger Mas will give concerts in Paris (22 April), Buenos Aires (23 April), Brussels (26 April) and Prague (27 April). Not to be missed!    

Dragons, books and roses in New York City!

The festival in New York will be BIG! The Farragut Fund for Catalan Culture in the US and Catalan Institute of America are planning 20 activities. More info here! Get some inspiration, browse the events already published at www.booksandroses.cat/2020, and add your event to the map! Tweets by StJordiNYC  

Even Reykjavík celebrates Books and Roses

23 April is around the corner, many organizers all over the world celebrate the day with #BooksAndRoses! Even in Reykjavík, Iceland! The Iceland Catalan Club (Casal Català a Islàndia) is preparing activities for children and screening of a documentary about #castells (Catalan human towers). There is a great diversity of ways to celebrate it, depending [ Read more … ]