Málaga’s August Fair

Málaga´s Fair will start soon. If you plan to come and enjoy the city these days, we will tell you all the activities that are planned. Malaga is always full of alternatives to have fun and enjoy.

Málaga´s Fair is held from 12 to 19 August. During the day you can enjoy it in the Historical Center and go to the Cortijo de Torres for the noon and the night. Two environments to enjoy a party full of tradition.

The Fair will begin on Friday,11 August at 11:50 pm in the Malagueta Beach with the traditional opening ceremony. This year the singer-songwriter María del Mar Rodríguez Carnero “Lamari” will make the opening speech. She was the vocalist of the music group “Chambao” since 2001 until 2005 when she started her solo musical career with the same name of the group. Chambao was born merging flamenco and electronic music, creating a musical style called “Flamenco Chill”. The group have published nine works, in addition to their latest album entitled “New cycle” in which “Lamari”, along with the producer Eduardo Cabra, introduce a musically renewed style.

At 24:00 pm will begin the pyromusical show after which will be held the Chambao concert. Come to the beach to enjoy this activity that will be the beginning of a week full of fun.


The fair in the city center will have different activities, among them, the “Square Plan”. A program that this year will have more than 100 local artists in the squares of the Constitution, Uncibay, Mitjana, Las Flores, El Obispo and San Pedro de Alcántara. Performances with live music until 18:00 hours to cheer up the city center. Dry Martina, Alba Molina and Soledad Morente are some of the artists that will be able to see in this musical program.


In Calle Larios you can enjoy the Verdiales Festival that will fill the mythical street of music and dance. “Flamenco in Fair” will fill the center of concerts with this style as the protagonist. The children will have their special party in Alcazabilla Street, where they will can participate in workshops, storytelling, games, theater, puppets, magic and much more.

On Saturday 12 at 21:30 pm will be the inauguration of the Fairground with the lighting lighting and the performance of the Municipal Music Band of Malaga. In the fairgrounds you can enjoy the festive atmosphere in the booths, with different musical styles. If you like flamenco, in the Municipal House of Flamenco and the Copla, you can enjoy different performances. The Children’s Municipal Booth has prepared an entertainment program to entertain the young and old. The Municipal Auditorium will have feature performances by important Spanish music artists: Danza Invisible, Bertín Osborne, Erika Leiva and Antonio Cortés, Café Quijano, David Bustamante, Soraya and Camela.


The sport will also be an important element in this fair through “Sport in Fair”. A program of activities that has different sports. Activities such as Crossing of the Port, the 56th Racing of Jábega Boat , trekking, waterpolo and Paddle Surf races are some of the options to get in shape for Málaga´s Fair.

We recommend taking advantage of the fair week to visit all the spaces with planned activities. Enjoy the day fair in the center and at night come to the Fairground to discover the atmosphere of the fair at night. There are activities, music and fun for all publics.

Choose one of our fantastic apartments in the city center of Malaga and you can live the fair from inside. You will be part of our Club and you will enjoy discounts and exclusive promotions to make your stay even more unforgettable.