On this day the Saint George Feast, patron saint of the Catalans, is commemorated. It is customary for couples to exchange roses and books. There is also a human towers exhibition by the city's four colles (groups): Xiquets de Tarragona, Colla Jove Xiquets de Tarragona, Xiquets del Serrallo and Colla Castellera Sant Pere i Sant Pau.
The St. George's Day in Tarragona has as its neuralgic centre book and rose stalls in the Rambla Nova. Opening hours: from 9:00 to 21:00.
Don't miss it!:
|ACTIVITY||TIME / PLACE|
|Dance of sardanes (Traditional Catalan dances)||19:00-20:00, Verdaguer Square|
|Jornada castellera de Sant Jordi||19:30-20:45, Rambla Nova - Balcony of the Mediterranean segment|
Watch this video of a festival of books and roses and of people strolling, choosing and looking for the most desired rose and the most suitable book.