L'Ou com balla 2015

The festival Ou com balla (Dancing egg) is held in Barcelona exactly 60 days after Easter, and this year 2015 it is celebrated on June 4, 2015 and will last until Sunday June 7th.

The Dancing egg tradition has its origins in Barcelona, Catalonia (Spain) taking place on the day of Corpus Christi.

Although there is no consensus on the exact date of traditionits is known it was born in the fifteenth century. Tradition says to make dance an egg suppliers of sources in cloisters, patios or gardens. The entire shell of an empty egg is placed in the pump source so as to rotate without falling. The sources are decorated with flowers and fruits.

Check the map to see where you can see the "egg how to dance" (dancing egg).

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