La Torronada!!!

La Torronada will be celebrated at Douglas Park on Sunday December 9 -starting at noon until 3:00 pm.

The address is

Douglas Park Community Centre
801 22nd Avenue West
Vancouver, BC, CA V5Z 1Z8

For a map, click here. There is the parkade for the community center and you can easily access it by public transit from the King Edward Sky Train Station.

As usual the event will include tasting of Torrons and the Caga Tiò, a beloved Catalan tradition where kids hit a log, and the log shits sweets and gifts for them. If you are planning to bring kids please send us a message to so we can feed the Tiò appropriately.

There will also be a Children Choir performance of tradicitional Catalan Christmas Carols. If you are interested to have your kid(s) to participate the rehearsal will be Sunday December 2 from 10am to 11am. The place is 1010 Richards Street, Vancouver . For more information click here

If you think you will come, please RSVP sending a email to Laia (



To cover the expenses we will sell tickets at a cost of $15/adult (older than 12 years old) or $5/adult if you are member of the Casal in good standing. This includes also a lottery ticket for a Christmas gift box (with booze, gluten and sugar ladded items). The concept of this party is a pot-luck so please bring a dish to share!

The Casal membership fees are $25/year for individuals, $45/year for families, $15/year for seniors and students. If for whatever reason you are unable to afford the fee, please talk to any member of the board to waive the fee.