What's On In Vélez

Feria de San Miguel, Bunting

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.  It’s a dramatic,...…

Ajobacalao Demonstration

Nothing says ‘Easter in Velez’ like ajobacalao, a delicious dish traditionally made in the run-up to Semana Santa. To reflect its cultural importance, the town has started celebrating it with events...…

Torre del Mar Tapas Route

With the arrival of spring comes Torre del Mar’s Tapas Route, a month-long festival of eating and drinking in which more than 20 bars will take part. Where is...…

Romeria

This is one of our favourite festivals, for us it optimises Andalucia. So what is a Romeria? These are pilgrimages which takes place in various towns each May –...…

Velez-Malaga Guitar Festival

Every year for an entire week in July, both Spanish and international guitarists descend on Velez-Malaga to test their string plucking skills during the town’s classical guitar festival. For...…