Christmas Markets on the Costa Dorada: essential guide
Christmas is also a good time to enjoy the Costa Dorada. The Christmas markets on the Costa Dorada have already taken the streets in most of the towns and cities of the area. It is a much quieter time and the streets of all cities are filled with light to receive the loveliest festivities of the year with a smile.
Christmas markets on the Costa Dorada: Tarragona
From the beginning of December Tarragona’s streets are illuminated and animated with the Christmas and craft markets, you can find them in the Rambla Nova until The 23 of December. These days two deeply rooted traditions are revived: the tió (trunk that “shits” gifts) and Nativities that are exhibited in different associations and parks in the city. The parties are completed with several Christmas activities: as a representation of the shepherds, carols and the children’s Christmas park, among others.
Christmas Markets on the Costa Dorada: Reus
In Reus the Christmas Market is installed in the Plaza del Mercadal and counts with 17 exhibitors. The market will remain open until Sunday, December 15 from 10 am to 9 pm.
Visitors to the Christmas Market will be able to find an extensive offer of traditional products related to the Christmas holidays: figures of the Nativity, crafts, lights and decorations for the home, “tions”, and much more … There will even be a stop with poultry, typical food of Christmas tables. Find the guide of all activities proposed by the city of Reus here.
Christmas Markets on the Costa Dorada: Salou
In Salou there is also Christmas Market, which takes place on the Via Roma, opposite the Municipal Market. This market houses samples of crafts, food, toys, and decoration, among others. We want to emphasize the nativity of the Masia, the espai Xic’s activities for the little ones, concerts, and a long etcetera of Christmas activities for all the ages. Another fun initiative for the youngest children is the solidarity Tio: on December 17, at 11 o’clock in the old town of Salou, inflatable mattresses will be installed and hot chocolate will be offered to all children who bring food to the giant Tio of Salou, since it will benefit Caritas of the municipality.