CAP ROIG FESTIVAL
This festival is set in beautiful botanic gardens on the Costa Brava. Big names performing include Passenger (August 5th), Bustamante (August 8th), Alejandro Sanz (August 16th-17th) and even Peppa Pig (August 9th & 10th).
Until August 17th. www.caproigfestival.com.
FESTIVAL TORROELLA DE MONTGRI
Fans of classical music will delight at this festival, which is held in the small seaside town of l’Estartit on the Costa Brava. This year it will have a stronger focus on opera than ever before, with performances from internationally renowned voices including Josep Bros (August 2nd) and Maria Bayo (August 17th).
August 2nd-20th. www.festivaldetorroella.cat.
FESTIVAL CASTELL DE PERALADA
Nestled in the beautiful grounds of the Castell de Peralada near Figueres, this festival will stage musical performances from the likes of Luz Casal (August 7th) and Gregory Porter (August 11th), as well as theatre and dance shows, including a production of Shakespeare’s Othello (August 2nd) and a flamenco show choreographed by María Pagés (August 13th).
Until August 15th. www.festivalperalada.com.
FESTiVAL INTERNACIONAL DE MUSICA DE PAU CASALS
This festival is for lovers of all things classical, and is located in the appropriate setting of Vendrell, hometown of famous cellist and composer, Pau Casals. Concerts are on every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, with a special concert for children taking place on Sunday 16th.
Until August 22nd. www.auditoripaucasals.cat.
FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE MUSICA DE CADAQUES
Picture-perfect Cadaqués hosts an eclectic mix of musical performances all over town, ranging from gospel and blues to classical, including pianist Christian Zaccharias (August 2nd) and guitar duo Albert Pla & Diego Cortés (August 13th).
August 2nd-16th. www.festivalcadaques.com.
FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE MUSICA DE CAMBRILS
This coastal town near Tarragona welcomes some big Spanish names this summer, including Gemeliers (August 6th), El Barrio (August 9th) and Juan Magan (August 12th), as well as one truly international phenomenon—The Village People (August 2nd).
Until August 14th. www.cambrils.cat/festival-de-musica.