What's On In Vélez

Feria de San Miguel, Bunting

Proyecto ‘De Tablao’

This Friday sees a slightly different twist on the highly successful Flamenco Abierto format. Proyecto de Tablao invites a host of ultra-talented dancers from Malaga’s Jabera Studios to take to...…

Things to Do in June

Summer’s here in Velez. But there’s much more going on than just sol y playa – the June cultural schedule’s absolutely packed with great things to do, from high-class Flamenco...…

End of May Cultural Events

The month may nearly be over, but there are still plenty of cultural events in and around Velez to enjoy. From contemporary art exhibition to concerts of ancient music,...…

May Flamenco Programme

After a short break in April for Semana Santa, Flamenco Abierto Axarquia is back with a bang – and a full programme of live Flamenco in May. What is...…

Cruces de Mayo

What is it? The Cruces de Mayo – or May Crosses – revolves around the creation and display of beautiful floral crosses in patios and squares in Velez-Malaga for a weekend...…

Spring Music Festival

POSTPONED AND RE-ARRANGED FOR 24TH JUNE Spring is here, and to celebrate Velez-Malaga is putting on a music festival in the Fortaleza castle. What is it? An open-air music...…

Dia de la Morcilla – Canillas de Aceituno

One for the foodies is the annual festival of morcilla in picturesque Canillas de Aceituno. The festival, which is in honour of the Virgen de la Cabeza, revolves around...…

Flamenco Abierto Presents… El Pulga

Flamenco Abierto’s cycle of high-quality music continues this Friday after a break for Semana Santa with Miguel Iglesias and the well-known Seville cantaor El Pulga. What is it? A top-class...…

Where to See Velez-Malaga’s Semana Santa

Holy Week or Semana Santa is a huge celebration throughout Andalucia. The pageantry which takes place is something that takes a lot of dedication, practice and faith.  In Velez-Malaga incense...…