During the year there are so many opportunities to attend music and art events or watch beautiful parades.
Procesión de los Reyes – The celebration occurs every year on the 5th and 6th of January in the City Centre. A child requests the kings to give gifts to all the children of Málaga followed by a parade and festivities.
February and March
Málaga Carnival – Leading up to Lent, this celebration has parades, parties, music and includes a carnival for children.
Málaga Film Festival – Spanish feature films, short films, and documentaries are on display during this annual festival.
Noche de San Juan – The 23rd of June is the Summer Solstice and is a holiday marked with magic. A night filled with competitions, performances, and dancing, that ends with the Miss Veladilla pageant.
Málaga Feria – This fair celebrates the reconquest of the city and is the biggest festival in Andalusia. Filled with wine and flamenco dancing there are events all throughout the week.
Picasso Month – Art exhibits and activities occur all over the city to celebrate the anniversary of the birth of Pablo Picasso.
International Jazz Festival – Acts travel from all over the world to perform at the Cervantes Theatre.