Home Accommodation Back to last menu Booking. Dates Fira Modernista de Barcelona. The Mercat Modernista market has almost stalls and stallholders dress up in festive modernist period costumes The Modernist fair seeks to recapture the spirit of Eixample over years ago when Modernism was at its peak and features a broad range of activities to highlighting the Modernista Catalan Art Nouveau movement. The fair has almost market stalls and many activities including concerts, children's games, dances, shows, workshops, a large tent full of vintage cars, exhibitions, silent movies, puppet shows and a miniature train, and a vintage bike race called "Bicicletada modernista" Main activities are on Carrer de Girona between Av Diagonal and Carrer de Arago where you can find many shops in the original modernist style like Ruiz Ortega opticos.
The neighbourhood is holding its local festival and remembering its origins with the Fira Modernista. The local festival is from 26 May to 3 June and offers a wide array of activities for young and old alike. The modernista fair, now in its 14 th edition, is being held on Saturday and Sunday and offers historical recreations of life, commerce and objects from the modernista period. Numerous activities will also be organised in Pg.