Ibiza with children: Barruguet Theatre Festival

21 de May de 2018
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This month is one of the most important family friendly cultural events in Ibiza: Barruguet Festival. This theatre performance takes place in Santa Eulària des Riu and is designed for both children and their parents. If your holiday in Ibiza is during the last week in May, include this event in your plans.

5th “Barruguet” Theatre Festival performance for the whole family

This animated festival takes place from 24th-27th May and on its agenda there will be over twenty shows: musical animation, acrobatics, street theatre performances, puppet theatre, miming, storytelling, dancing, and leisure facilities, magic… There is a wide range of artistic projects that are performed by national theatre companies and also a special guest for this festival which is an international company and comes from Wales this year. The programme can be downloaded from the Barruguet theatre festival website and it includes shows without text especially though for foreign visitors.

in Santa Eulària des Riu they celebrate “Barruguet” Theatre Festival, a unique plan to enjoy with the children
– Santa Eulària des Riu’s town centre is full of animation during the Barruguet Theatre Festival. © Gerardo Sanz Fotógrafos

A plan to enjoy Ibiza with the family

The family-orientated Barruguet theatre festival has free shows and others that cost between 5 and 9 euros per person. Tickets are sold online and at the box office, the “Palacio de Congesos” and at Santa Eulària des Riu “Club Náutico”. When buying your ticket you receive two hours of free parking, so don’t forget to request this if you go to Santa Eulària by car. Also, during the festival days there will be a free tourist train to connect “Teatro España” to the “Palacio de Congresos”.

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Teatro España hosts several ticketed performances. © Gerardo Sanz Fotógrafos

At the theatre festival don’t forget to…

  • Fill out the raffle ticket for your chance to win a holiday for 4 to the kids theatre festival held in Mallorca in October 2018.
  • Join the puppet shows organized during the festival. They will last 4 and 8 hours and they will take place on Saturday at the “Palacio de Congresos” from 4pm to 8pm; and on Sunday at the s’Alamera promenade from 10am to 6pm.

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At Moto Luis we have a wide fleet which includes family models © Alberto Paredes / Moto Luis

Moto Luis advantages: Ibiza with children

Our fleet includes a wide variety of models that are ideal for family holidays. If you travel with children under 1.35 metres tall you will need to have the correct car seat for them. At Moto Luis we are very family-friendly so we have two special offers:

  • If you require two car seats, you can have the second one free of charge, courtesy of Moto Luis.
  • If you book your rental car for Ibiza at least two months before your arrival date, you can have one car seat free of charge.

In order for you to easily organize your holiday in Ibiza with the children, we offer various articles on our blog that are especially thought for families, we also have a hand-picked selection of the best beaches in Ibiza when travelling with kids.

Cover’s picture: (c) Gerardo Sanz Fotógrafos


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