Once every month, lovers of the sardana come together in Olesa. From November to February, they meet inside the facilities of the UEC (Catalan Hiking Club), while from March to October they dance in the street, always in the evening and to the sound of a traditional Catalan band (cobla). Organized by the ACF Olesa Sardanista association, sardana workshops are offered to anyone interested in taking part.
Olesa de Montserrat is a municipality rich in culture and tradition, located in the foothills of the mountain of Montserrat. Olesa de Montserrat is located in the north of the comarca (county) of Baix Llobregat, in the subcomarca of Montserratí, halfway between Barcelona and the Montserrat Monastery. The natural area of the municipality, with its beautiful and magnificent scenery, is bounded by the Llobregat river and the mountain chains of Sant Salvador de les Espases and Puigventós. Olesa’s roots are markedly agricultural; it is noted in particular for its cultivation of olives of the palomar or Olesan variety, native to the region, from which the famous Olesan oil is extracted.
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