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Where to buy tickets online

Written by Paula

Barcelona is a city that has so much to offer that is nearly impossible to feel bored in it. But if sometimes find yourself not knowing how to pass the time, how about exploring some of the websites that sell tickets for a variety of events. Who knows, you may just find a great plan for your next weekend.


tickets barcelonaTicketmaster Entertainment, Inc was founded in 1976 in Arizona by Albert Leffler, Gordon Gunn, Peter Gadwa and Charles H. Hamby Jr. After merging with Live Nation, Ticketmaster became one of the world’s strongest services for online ticket purchase, selling millions of tickets every year.

At Ticketmaster you can buy tickets for the movies, concerts, music festivals, theme parks, sports events, theatre, ballet, and others, like Cirque du Soleil.


Ticketea is an event technology platform that was established in the year 2010. It was founded with the goal of simplifying the way in which people organize and sell tickets for events. Since its first year of existence, Ticketea has been receiving awards. In 2010 Ticketea was one of the finalists for “Most Innovative Business” at Fico Awards, in 2012 it won “Most Innovative Product” at the E-Commerce Awards España, and n 2014 it was named one of the top SMEs Great Places to Work in Spain.

At Ticketea you can find tickets for a variety of events all over the country, like kids festivals, magic shows, plays, concerts, fairs, museums, exhibits, etc.


Atrápalo is a website where you can purchase a variety of services with discount prices. At Atrápalo you can buy flights, nights in hotels, cruises, rent cars, make restaurant reservations, buy concert tickets, tour tickets, train tickets, hire photography services, book spa days, online courses, theatre tickets, sports events tickets, and tickets for a variety of workshops, activities for kids, beauty services.


Fnac is a company that was founded in France by André Essel and Max Théret in 1954. It is today one of the most popular retail chains in Europe, selling cultural and electronic products. It also has stores in Brazil, Qatar and Morocco.

Fnac has an online service for ticket purchase, where you can find tickets for events like music concerts, theatre, sports events, festivals and others.

El Corte Inglés 

tickets barcelonaEl Corte Inglés is the largest department store in Europe and Spain’s only remaining department store chain. It was founded in June of 1940 by Ramón Areces.  El Corte Inglés is divided in floors that are dedicated to specific items like clothing, kitchenware, electrical appliances, shoes, etc. El Corte Inglés also sells tickets for events like concerts, theatre plays, dance shows, comedy shows, circuses, kids shows, etc.

About the author


Paula is an experienced content writer, translator and editor.

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