Halloween in Malaga – each year spreads more and more the Halloween Fever in the city – the locals grab any opportunity to celebrate! – and therefore each year there are more places that offer fun and terrifying activities.
If you are in the province and you want to participate but you don´t know where to go or what to wear, here’s a quick guide to events and shops where you can buy a creepy costume.
Where I can buy my dreadful attire to celebtate Halloween in Malaga?
In Malaga city:
• Carrasquilla shop in calle Juan de Padilla (Map) and calle Peso de Harina (Map).
• Juguetes Carrion, downtown in the streets calle Nueva, San Juan and Alarcon Lujan, Marmoles and Bodegueros.
• Juguetes Mabel in the station concourse, next to the shopping centre Vialia.
• At Gato Negro in calle Carreteria, downtown
• Jugueterias Poly (in the shopping centre Vialia at Maria Zambrano train station)
In the Province:
In the province you can find stores like Toy Planet in Alhaurin de la Torre: Avenida del Mediterraneo. Arroyo de la Miel: Calle Salvador Vicente. Coin: Calle Ferrocarril. Estepona: Avenida Andalucia. Marbella: Avenida Ramon y Cajal and shopping centre La Cañada. Ronda: Avenida Malaga. Torremolinos: Plaza de las Alpujarras. Fuengirola: “El Paradiso de las Fiestas” in calle San Pancracio and Jugueterias Poly in the shopping centre Miramar. Marbella: “Imaginarium” in the shopping centre La Cañada
Now that I am dressed for the occasion, where do I find terrifying events?
Activities in Malaga and province:
Malaga city centre will be full of creepy creatures, just head for calle Larios, there you will find plenty of them!
Come and join the great Halloween children’s party in Soho from 5:30 pm until 9:30 pm.
There will be face-painting, children’s activities, and games and dances, as well as a costume contest. With a sweet route through Soho shops and a contest to the best showcase where you will be the jury, you can win great prizes.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/npcTi9LBMaB2
Port of Malaga, Pier One – Halloween for Kids
On the 31st there is a costume party with catwalk, photocall, costume contest, prizes from 5 pm to 9 pm, don´t miss it, fun is guaranteed!
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/hNAcEMg5bE52
Halloween in Torre del Mar
From 7:30 pm will begin in Calle del Mar children’s animation. From 9:30 pm will start the parade with a route that includes street doctor Fleming, San Martín and Paseo de Larios.
There will be children’s workshops of scars, paints and balloonflexia, with tents installed in the Paseo Larios from 8:30 pm. The Passage of Terror will begin at 21:30 hours, in the Paseo Larios.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/rqJTDHY8VMrHG9XQA
Halloween in Vélez-Málaga
Velez-Malaga celebrates Halloween with two days full of activities for all ages, including the terrifying train, the passage of terror, children’s workshops and much more. The activities will begin on October 31st at 5pm with terrifying cooking workshops for the little ones.
There will also be makeup workshops of scars and wounds and workshops to create Halloween badges. 20 h will begin to operate the terrifying train, as well as the passage of terror. There is a costume contest, a concert and much more.
Details in the attached poster.
Halloween in Churriana
Passage of terror in Churriana: The district of Las Pedrizas will be completely transformed into a village of Terror where its narrow, winding streets will be renamed Nightmare street, Aquelarre street, Torture street, etc. and be decorated and inhabited accordingly.
This Year´s Events to be confirmed yet.
From 8 pm until midnight, the adults will become protagonist with the Costume Contest, musical concerts and ‘The Mansion of Terror’.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/wJsBvoERjjq
Cemetary of Terror at Plaza de La Mezquita in Arroyo on 31st Oct from 7.30 pm to 02.00 am. Admittance is €1.50 per person.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/HnGU3uhdeAr
In Benalmádena Pueblo from 7 pm will take place a costume party at Plaza de las Tres Culturas, and there will be also cake and scream contests.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/jDBULTdNiKJ2
The Halloween Party will take place on Thursday 31 October from 9 pm Plaza de la Constitución and will have a supportive purpose, as all proceeds will go to the Association of Voluntaries of Child Oncology (AVOI). The party will feature the musical animation of DJs, raffle gifts and many more activities.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/8u4Npx825U3XDmqb9
Divination workshops, inflatable castles, circuits of activities and children’s areas from 6 pm to 10 pm in the three city centres of the municipality:
Mijas Pueblo (Plaza Virgen de la Peña), Las Lagunas (Plaza de la Tenencia de Alcaldía), and La Cala (plain in front of the Supersol).
The Old Town of Marbella will become next October 31st the scene of Halloween festival, which will take place from 6 pm and will feature more than a dozen activities. There will be specific accesses for people with reduced mobility in the terror passages and workshops.
The program will take place in four fun zones.
Plaza de los Naranjos: 7 pm Make-up workshop and photocall. 7:15 pm Parade of Vampires and Werewolves
Avenida Nabeul: 6 pm children’s animation program. 7 pm Children’s parade. Divination and make-up workshop. Labyrinth of Hell. 10:30 pm audiovisual show of ‘Magic and Circus of Halloween’.
Paseo de la Alameda: 7pm Children’s Terror Passage. Themed castles and a Witch Train. Children’s parades.
Historical Centre: 8:30 pm Passage of Terror for people over 14 years old in the House of Vampires on Caballeros Street.
Passage of terror in calle Villa. not confirmed yet.
Halloween Maro – Nerja
This small town merges the local custom of roasting chestnuts and sweet potatoes with the Anglo-Saxon tradition of Halloween, holding a full terrifying program with great gastronomy.
The activities of this traditional Chestnut and Boniato Festival will begin at 5:00 pm on October 31 with the traditional crafts and gastronomy market in Calle Real, a parade, a terrifying makeup workshop and a children’s Halloween show.
At 7:00 pm there will be handed out the traditional roasted chestnuts and sweet potatoes and from 8:00 pm will take place in the Multi-Purpose Hall of Maro the Passage of the Horrors.
A shuttle bus service Nerja – Maro – Nerja will be available from 5:00 pm until 2:00 am. The stops will be those of urban bus and in Maro in the entrance to the town.
How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/dS65wqzStZG2
Activities in shopping centres
Rincon de la Victoria: Halloween Costume Contest and Passage of Terror.
At El Ingenio (Velez-Malaga) there are workshops for children.
At Larios Centro in Malaga there is face painting and photocall.
At Miramar in Fuengirola there is a costume contest, decoration of balloons and distribution of Dracula candies and a workshop for terror makeup.
In Marbella, in the Ambrosia Gourmet Market there are activities throughout the day and a costume contest
In addition there are plenty of theme parties in amusement parks like Tivoli to celebrate Halloween in Málaga; and who wants to dance can expect a great night at numerous clubs dreadfully decorated for the occasion throughout the Costa.
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