Christmas starts this weekend in Malaga with the switching on of the Christmas lights and the first Christmas markets are already starting in the province.
We will keep you updated as more dates for Christmas markets in the province of Malaga are published.
Activities and Christmas markets in Malaga
Gastronomic Fair ‘Sabor a Málaga’
Lovers of local culinary delicacies should not miss the traditional Sabor a Málaga fair held in the capital every December long weekend from 4 to 8 December.
In the central Paseo del Parque from 10 am to 9 pm there will be stalls from 60 companies from all over the province with products such as breads, sausages, honey, Christmas sweets, extra virgin olive oils, chocolates, liqueurs, distillates, craft beers, goat’s cheese, wines and jams, among others.
When: From 4 to 8 December 2021
Where: Paseo del Parque Málaga
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/9ef4BJ7qUo3sUbot7
Christmas at Muelle Uno
Muelle Uno has prepared an extensive calendar of free family Christmas activities such as a visit from Santa Claus and a Snow Village. A virtual queuing system will be used to avoid crowds. The following steps must be followed:
1-Scan the QR code located next to the entrance of the Snow Village.
2-Join the virtual queue
3-Send the predetermined message that will appear on your mobile screen.
26 November from 5 pm to 9 pm.
27 and 28 November from 12 noon to 3 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
3, 7, 10, 17 and 23 December from 5 pm to 9 pm.
4, 5, 6, 8, 11, 12, 12, 18, 19, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30 December from 12 noon to 3 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
2, 3 and 4 January from 12 noon to 3 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
24 and 31 December and 5 January from 12 noon to 3 pm and from 4 pm to 7 pm.
Closed 29, 30 November; 1, 2, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22 and 25 December, and 1 January.
When: 27 November 2021 to 5 January 2022
Where: Muelle Uno, Port of Málaga
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/W8SucJ2Rct42
Acyivities and Christmas Markets in Malaga province
Estepona Christmas Market
The Botanical-Orchidarium Park will host, this year for the first time, a Christmas market from 17 December with craft stalls, books and typical gastronomy, which will remain open until 6 January, from 6 pm to 11 pm from Monday to Thursday, and from 12 am to midnight on weekends and public holidays.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/cTAmSdj1J8UUp7vw9
The music and entertainment will continue in the gardens of the Orquidario Park with the following performances: ‘Christmas Wishes’ concert by mezzo-soprano Clarice Williams (19 December), International Choir ‘Love to sing’ (21 December), Christmas Concert by Noelia Quiñones and Jerry Erola (22 December), Popular Carols Concert by Agrupación Musical Jesús Cautivo and ‘Christmas Music Show’ by Escuela de Artes Escola de Escénicas U-Talent! (30 December).
On 23 December, at 8 pm Father Christmas will arrive at the Christmas Market to greet the children.
Estepona Cheese Fair
On the other hand, from 9 to 12 December, Calle Terraza will be the setting for the 7th ‘Popi’ Sabor a Málaga Cheese Fair, with the participation of around thirty cheese, dried fruit, wine, oil and pâté manufacturers.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/dxdBTa1NTi2LG8xb7
Torrox Christmas Market
During the long weekend of December, from the 3rd to the 8th, there will be a Christmas market in Torrox. The market has a dozen stalls, live music, children’s attractions and gastronomy. The market, located near the bus station, opens on Friday at 6 pm and on the other days it opens at noon.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/ZzPkwRq55JQ6YHJz9
Torremolinos Christmas Market
In the central Plaza Costa del Sol in Torremolinos there will be a Christmas market with a Father Christmas house and some children’s attractions during the month of December and until January.
When: 03 December 2021 to 4 January 2022
Where: Plaza Costa del Sol
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/zn1Xg9okYha7EEx26
Torremolinos Christmas Park
A large Christmas Park will be set up in La Batería Park, which from 17 December will have an ecological ice-skating rink, bouncy castles, children’s workshops, theatre plays for children and a catering area.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/Tt2rKdXcSrDo4tcy5
In addition, there will be activities such as the Toy Run on 18th December and a concert by the Torremolinos Choir on 4th December in the Buen Consejo church.
Benalmádena Christmas Market
In Arroyo de la Miel, next to the Casa de la Cultura there will be a Christmas market from the 27th of November until the 6th of January.
When: 27th November 2021 to 6th January 2022
Where: Arroyo de la Miel, in front of the Casa de la Cultura.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/qfEY7jjppToGaUBD6
Sabinillas Christmas Market
Next to the Castillo de la Duquesa there will be a Christmas market from 21 December to 4 January.
When: From 21 December 2021 to 4 January 2022.
Where: Castillo de la Duquesa
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/UKSRLF2FWYNNu7nx6