Coinciding with the season of blooming roses, Barcelona organizes the International Competition for New Roses of Barcelona, which takes place in the gardens of the Rosaleda Cervantes Park (Avenida Diagonal 708-716. Barcelona).
The central event of the call is a competition aimed at breeders and growers of new species of roses, but a program of activities aimed at all audiences as demonstrations of floral art, fine dining or a music concert in charge also develops Municipal band of Barcelona.
The International Competition for New Roses Barcelona is organized by the City of Barcelona and has corporate sponsorship and collaboration of organizations in the sector. It was created in 2001 to promote the dissemination and projection of the rose garden, true to the tradition of Barcelona roserística dating back to the early decades of the last century.
Seizing the opportunity, La Fàbrica del Sol, scheduled guided tours for adults, families and blind people throughout the celebration of the fair visitors. A few days later, was also offered the visit of the program How Does Barcelona Work? The art of visiting a garden: Laribal, Grec, Umbracle and Acclimatization, which makes a journey through the mountain of Montjuïc, through another Rose Garden City, the scenic roses, located in the gardens of the Teatre Grec and visiting which was one of the first rose gardens of the city, the Rose Garden of the "Colla" of Rice.