Winter Gateway to Zaragoza

Posted December 20, 2018 by zaragozaturismo in News

Christmas holidays are coming soon ! Now is time to plan a getaway and enjoy this special moment with family or friends !

Zaragoza is a perfect city for an urban break where you may discover an impressive historical and artistic heritage that will take you back 2000 years, enjoy the hospitality of its people and its delicious gastronomy. A lot of activities are planned for this Christmas time.

In our last post, we mentioned some of them, and today we offer you some other interesting options to add to your agenda:

Contemplate the Basilic of Pilar from the Big wheel

This year, a 48 meter high Big wheel has been installed on the left bank of the Ebro river, right next to the Santiago bridge and offers you an awesome panoramic view of the Ebro River and the majestic Basilic of Pilar.

Do not forget your device! 

Opening hours : 11h-14h / 16h – 23h

Until January, 7th 2019.

Rock with family 🎸

Several cultural spaces of the city offer you to revive memories of the best musical moments of your youth and discover them to your children :

On December, the 23th, the Theater « Teatro de las esquinas », offers you a unique opportunity to enjoy an authentic live rock concert with your family. The best songs from two legendary bands : Rolling Stones and Ramonesfaithfully performed by Satánicas Majestades and Ramoñas

A surprising live concert is waiting for you !

Keep the party going on the 26th in the auditorium with a tribute to ABBA, a dazzling show that reviews the songs that for a decade topped in the charts.

Prepare your bell-bottoms and platform shoes 😉!

On the 29 th you will have the choice between the musical “We love Queen” at the theatre « Teatro de las Esquinas », an energetic show with live musicians that invites you to rediscover the songs of one of the best rock bands in history, or the musical show offered by the auditorium, Very Best of Dire Straits by Brothers in Band, which will review the best of Dire Straits discography with a unique staging, 9 musicians interpreting the great successes of the English band between 1978 and 1991.

Spend an unforgettable New Year’s Eve

If you want to spend the last night of the year in Zaragoza, there are many possibilities!

The Pilar Square will host, as every year, the most numerous Eve on the symbolic site of Plaza del Pilar. From 23 pm, will be distributed the typical rations of grapes 🍇 with a bag of party favours 🎊 and at midnight you will eat them to the rhythm of the twelve chimes 🔔given by the clock of the City Council of Zaragoza.

We eat a grape for each bell ring when the clock strikes 12 at the turn of the year. Did you know that ?

Numerous establishments all over the city organize New Year’s Eve party, such as the Las Armas cultural space, which offers this magical night an Eve with the best music from the 50’s until today !

Once again this year, the theatre« Teatro de las Esquinas » is offering the most original end of Year Eve from 1am.

Many other music halls of the city will make you spend a first of the year unforgettable ! See the program here.

This is not all, for more information consult the municipal agenda here.


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