JUne is a particularly interesting month in Catalonia. Here you will find the major historical events and festivals listed as well as birth and death anniversaries of important Catalans.
The weather really could not better than it is in June. The days are sunny and hot and whilst days at the the beach are starting to become a necessity, the evenings are still cool enough to be able to sleep.
The most important Historical Events, Births, Deaths and Festivals and Commemorations in June in Catalonia and the Catalan-speaking countries are listed below and if you scroll down to the bottom of the page you will find links to more detailed pages dedicated to each day of the month.
Many of the sayings associated with June in Catalonia focus on the onset of summer, which begins on El Dia de Sant Joan on June 24th .
The one of chosen to illustrate the month is about summer and is "Al Juny, L'Estiu No És Tan Lluny" (In June, Summer isn't far away).
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