What's On In Vélez

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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...…

Day of Ajobacalao

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 its...…

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...…

Pilgrimage

A pilgrimage takes place in Velez-Malaga each May (19th and 20th May 2018) in honour of the town’s patron saint, the Virgin of los Remedios. She has been the patron...…

Guitar Festival

For an entire week during July (exact timings seemingly change each year but it’s invariably from mid-late July), both Spanish and international guitarists descend on Velez-Malaga to test their...…