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The first festival Temps de Flors was in 1955 as a show about flowers. It took place in the Santo Domingo church and involved a pleasant flowers exposition. Years passed and this exposition became the festival Temps de Flors, now famous in all Spain. During the festival, all Girona is made more beautiful with flowers which decorate each corer of the town. It can be a simple flower o a floral composition and even sometimes spectacular and exceptional creations. So the monuments flower and present a covered of flowers town.
The Festival Temps de Flors nowadays
Girona, Temps de Flors
The charm of the flowers seduces the whole population in Girona. Whether they are young or older, flowers always have a positive effect and produce cheerfulness and happiness on people. The festival takes place in may around the 13th to 21st. In the middle of coloured flowers to be admired, you’ll be enchanted by the perfume which can provide happiness to the saddest hearts.
Don’t forget that the festival knows as Temps de Flors isn’t only a flowers expositions, but a moment during which all the town presents its most beautiful decorations too. Decorations are exceptional and you could think it is a carnival. If you don’t have time to visit all the streets of Girona to admire the flowers, there are screens in the whole town so you can see the different places of the town in real time and see the whole festival. Even the stairs are transformed so they seems to be flowers cascades with smart and sophisticated decorations.
Activities during the festival Temps de Flors.
Exhibition during the festival Temps de Flors
Other activities are proposed during the festival as photography competition, dances and many other enthusiastic exhibitions. Creativity and art are essential to present the flowers. Gardens are open so the public can access to incredible places and it’s a perfect moment to have pleasant and heady walks. With more than a hundred different varieties of flowers to be admired in Girona, those who love flowers will be able to complete their knowings.
Most of time, the festival temps de Flors is linked to the A Capella music because they often take place at the same period so it’s possible to enjoy the beauty of the flowers, but the charm of the music to. It’s a choral festival during which music lovers will be happy to new compositions and more classical too. The two festivals are proposed in Girona at the same time, which means a huge organisation, but the organizers are happy to offer such a fabulous moment to the visitors, who came to know magic moments.
Girona, a town which is worth it!
Stairs decorated with flowers in Girona
Located near Barcelona, Girona is a town you will love visiting, if you take time to stroll in the small streets… During the festival Temps de Flors, you will have many things to see, and will go in the middle of a pleasant smell of flowers and lively music. In Girona, you can be seduced by che cooking, the spanish culture, the warm welcoming of the inhabitants or the towns and villages around. The festival Temps de Flors is a perfect excuse to go to Girona, enjoy and know the most beautiful places of the region and there are a lot of them!