Badalona (25 minutes from Barcelona) located in a historical foundry. Welcome, Explanation, Performance and Guest Participation all at the same location. We are one of the “youngest collas”, the 57th and with 150 people (members).
Badalona is a city of great cultural importance, with a both a significant historical and sports heritage. The Maldà´s Baron has an old “Masía” called “Can Peixau” where the Baron came to enjoy the Badalona´s populars festivals and to write his book “calaix de sastre”, a personal diary and one of the most importants catalonian narrative between XV and XIX centuries. Our building was an Antique foundry known as “Can Peixau” in reference of the Baron´s old Masia.As a result of those years, the colla participates in all the upkeep and repairs of the factory, such as painting, installing new fixtures, and changing doors and windows.
“Micacos” (our Nickname) like to say : “ more than a big colla, we are a great colla”. Actually, we are 150 people working week by week, people from Badalona and village around Badalona, people with the same passion : “castells”. We want to share our passion, ilussion and happiness with you.
PRICE per person :
ADULT …………………. 45 € *
KIDS 5 to 12 years ………. 35 € *
KIDS less than 5 years : ….. FREE *
(* Transportation NOT INCLUDED)
Localitation : “Can Peixau” – 42th Font Escolà Street – Badalona city