Primavera Sound is a music festival that promotes the most innovative proposals and independent music, like pop, rock, electronic and dance. Since 2001, the Primavera Sound Festival takes place during the month of May and collects more than hundred thousand of people. Historically, the festival took place in the Parc del Forum, at Diagonal Mar in Barcelona, ​​but in 2011 the festival is extend to the Poble Espanyol, near the Parc de Montjuïc. The festival has scheduled presentations at both locations, specifically the 25 and 29 of May at the Poble Espanyol and from 26 to 28 of May at the Parc del Forum. The Poble Espanyol acts´ include:

* On Wednesday, May 25: Caribou, The Robertas.
* On Sunday, May 29: Me and the Bees, My Teenage Stride, Mercury Rev.

Directions to Poble Espanyol. Getting to Poble Epanyol is possible from underground station Espanya (Plaza Espanya), although from there you have to walk about 10 minutes. At this station lines 1 (red) and 3 (green) are available. The Barcelona metro schedule is from Sunday to Thursday from 5:00 till 0:00, Friday from 5:00 till 2:00 and Saturday the subway is open 24 hours. It is also possible to reach the Poble Espanyol Bus (lines 13, 50, 61 and 193) and the Plaza Espanya nightbus (N1, N13, N15, N16, N17). Parc del Forum act´s include:

* Thursday, May 26: The Flaming Lips, Interpol, Caribou, Big Boi.
* Friday, May 27: Belle & Sebastian, Pulp, The National, Simian Mobile Disco, James Blake.
* Saturday, May 28: DJ Shadow, Fleet Foxes, PJ Harvey, Money Mark.

Directions to Parc del Forum. The easiest way to get to the Parc del Forum and the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona is by metro. The nearest station is called Maresme | Forum which is available using line 4 (yellow). Remember that the Barcelona metro schedule is from Sunday to Thursday from 5:00 till 0:00, Friday from 5:00 till 2:00 and on Saturdays it is open 24 hours. It is also possible to get to the forum by Tram (T4 Forum station), bus (lines 7, 36, 41, 43, 141) and Nightbus (N6). It is possible to find accommodation close to the Parc del Forum and apartments close to Montjuïc during your visit at the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona.

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