FC Barcelona fan zone for the King's Cup Final in Madrid-Río
FC Barcelona fans that will attend the King’s Cup Final at the Vicente Calderón on May 25 will have a dedicated fan zone in Madrid where they will be able to enjoy recreational activities and musical performances
The fans that will accompany Josep Guardiola’s team to the Vicente Calderón for the King’s Cup Final will have, for the hours leading up to the match, a fan zone where they will be able to enjoy different activities. At the Barça fan zone there will be a relaxation areas, live musical performances, video displays and workshops.
Fan zone location
The meeting point for Barça fans will be situated at the Madrid-Río event groups, next to the Parque Matadero, located two kilometers away, a 35 minute walk, from the Vicente Calderón. Keeping in mind that the match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Club will start at 22:00, and that the stadium will open its doors three hours before kickoff. Barça fans are encouraged to gather at the fan zone from 10:00 to 19:30.
Here are the main attractions of the Barça fan zone
Information and relaxation tents
There will be an information tent where FC Barcelona employees will attend to the needs of Barça members. There will also be rest and relaxation tent, decorated in red and blue, where fans will be able to purchase food and drink. This second tent, which will feature seats and tables, can also be used for rest.
This covered concert area, 45x20 meters, will feature live musical performances before the match. Obeses is up first, from 17:00 to 17:45, followed by Edna (18:00 to 18:45), Amelie (16:00 to 16:45) and Dept (19:00 to 20:00).
The first FC Barcelona fans to arrive will be able to attend the Piano Bar, which is open from 11:00 to 14:00. There will be Catalan folk music, including an appearance from Miquel Abras (11:00 to 12:00) and Jofre Barbagí (12 to 13). There will also be a large LED display that will show first-team highlights throughout the day. Right in front of the stage there will be shading, seats and tables.
Workshops and activities
This area is exclusively dedicated to recreation. There will be foosball tables, the Catalan donkey, Catalan bowling, a shootometer, sumo-football, a keychain and button workshop, a face-paint area, and a “score a goal” booth.
There will also be a FC Barcelona store that will feature Club merchandising and Cup Final special edition shirts.