Although it is true that in general in Malaga people are always in the mood to celebrate, one thing is quite certain: Malagueños love to celebrate Halloween in Malaga big style.
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.
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Where I can buy my dreadful attire to celebrate Halloween in Malaga?
- 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 (Map)
- Juguetes Mabel in the station concourse, next to the shopping centre Vialia (Map)
- Jugueterias Poly (in the shopping centre Vialia at Maria Zambrano train station) (Map)
- Party Land in Paseo Reding 47 and in Calle Andrómeda 14, in the Jardines del Romeral. Party Land specialises in decoration and the preparation of themed events (Map)
In the province you can find stores like Toy Planet or Imaginarium 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 Málaga.
- Torremolinos: Plaza de las Alpujarras.
- Fuengirola: “El Paradiso de las Fiestas” in calle San Pancracio and Jugueterias Poly in the shopping centre Miramar.
Now that I am dressed for the occasion, where do I find terrifying events?
Halloween in Malaga
Malaga city centre is full of creepy creatures. Just head for Larios street, there you will find plenty of them!
Halloween Soho Malaga
The `Night in black’, will take place from 6 pm to 9 pm. There will be a shop window competition, a fancy-dress competition with three categories (children’s, youth or adult and groups) and more activities.
The meeting point will be the pedestrian part of Tomás Heredia street.
- When: Saturday, 28 October
- How to get there
Port of Malaga, Pier One – Halloween for Kids
Halloween activities at Pier One are always a hit, especially for families living in the area. But it’s also worth coming to this beautiful maritime enclave next to the old town centre for a stroll and a drink.
Halloween kicks off at Muelle Uno on 31 October at 5 pm in the Plaza de las Palmeras with a party for Witches with a costume catwalk, games, live music and lots of surprises, don’t miss it, fun guaranteed!
Night visit to the English Cemetery in Malaga
Take a tour of one of Spain’s most unique cemeteries at night and behind closed doors, discovering by candlelight the most disturbing mysteries and the most chilling ghost stories ever told inside the City of the Dead.
You can enjoy this activity even if it doesn’t have to be Halloween. It is a 2-hour guided tour for a small group.
Passage of Terror drive-in cinema Malaga
The Malaga drive-in cinema has prepared a Horror Passage, children’s entertainment, food truck and many surprises for all ages.
Polloween Horror Fest
This event takes place on 27 October at the Polo Nacional de Contenidos Digitales de Málaga, with video game demonstrations, virtual reality, make-up catwalk, DJ and international short film festival.
The free event will take place in three spaces at the headquarters of the National Digital Content Hub in Malaga.
10 am to 2 pm and 4 pm to 7 pm: Horror Videogame Showroom
10 am to 2 pm and 4 pm to 7 pm: Horror Make-up Workshop
5 pm to 7 pm: Horror Writing Workshop
7.30 pm to 7.45 pm: Horror make-up catwalk parade
8 pm to 9 pm: Horror Short Film Festival, with the screening of the 6 finalist short films.
9 pm to 10 pm: Rock and Horror with DJ Oliver & Awards Ceremony
Halloween at the Botanical Garden La Concepción
In the beautiful Historical Botanical Garden La Concepcion in Malaga we can enjoy spooky activities during several nights.
During the weekend before Halloween there will be a family treasure hunt and for the night of Halloween there will be a Passage of Terror called The Mutant Garden.
Activities & Timetables
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th, from 11 am to 2 pm Halloween-themed family treasure hunt, followed by a scary mask workshop.
31 October: Halloween night, from 7 pm.
- Information and reservations by phone at 951926180, 939914055 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- How to get there
Halloween in Malaga Province
Halloween in Ronda
In Ronda this year a Psychiatric Hospital of Terror will be set up in the Barriada de la UVA. There will also be a traditional chestnut roast. Admission is free.
- When: 31 October from 8:30 pm onwards
- How to get there
Halloween in Vélez-Málaga
In Velez-Malaga there will be children’s activities from 6 pm, with entertainment, a magician, performances, face painting and a children’s terrifying cooking workshop. To participate in this workshop, you must register in advance by calling 610 93 87 76.
From 9.00 pm until 00.30 am, the Horror Passage will be open for children over 14 years of age.
The activities will take place at Plaza de las Carmelitas.
Halloween in Rincón de la Victoria
In Rincón de la Victoria Casa Fuerte Bezmiliana and Plaza de la Constitución will be the two main venues with many activities for all ages.
Casa Fuerte Bezmiliana
From 5 pm onwards there will be workshops, Monster Science, Eat the Witch, Face Painting, Scary Animation and Dramatized Storytelling for the little ones.
Plaza de la Constitución
6 pm: Scary Make-up, Scary Kitchen, Halloween Experiments, Scary Tattoos, Bouncy Castles.
7 pm: Dramatized storytelling, magic show and entertainment.
From 8 pm onwards, things get spooky and the Labyrinth of Terror and the Mansion of Panic open.
Halloween in Algarrobo
In this village in the Axarquia region there will also be spooky activities:
At 7 pm Halloween Party at the school.
From 7:30 pm Zombie Invasion, La Gimkana Maldita, the Horror Corner and the House of Horror ‘The Curse of the Night Winds’.
In Mezquitilla at 6:30 pm on the promenade next to the church there will be a zombie invasion.
At 8 pm special Halloween minidisco.
Halloween in Alhaurín de la Torre
In Alhaurín de la Torre young and old can enjoy various terrifying activities over two days.
There will be a children’s terror passage based on Hotel Transylvania, the famous animated film saga inspired by the life of Dracula. On the other hand, there will be a Hotel del Terror for young and old.
The Children’s Horror Passage takes place at the Youth House on 30 and 31 October, from 5 pm to 7 pm. In addition, there will be numerous workshops with face painting, balloon twisting, handicrafts and games.
For older children, the other horror show, the “Hotel del Terror”, will also take place at the Casa de la Juventud, from 9 pm until midnight.
- Tickets are €2 and €3 respectively
- When: 30 and 31 October
- How to get there
Halloween in Torre del Mar
In Torre del Mar there will be a terrifying parade starting at 6.30 pm from Plaza de la Paz. At Paseo de Larios there will be a Passage of Terror from 8:30 pm.
And last but not least, on the Paseo de Larios there will be a Photocall, as well as children’s workshops with balloon twisting and face painting.
Halloween in Churriana
This year we can only guess what is in store for us in this village of terror, which is one of the most atmospheric and popular in the province.
The Las Pedrizas neighbourhood will be completely transformed into a Terror Village where its narrow, winding streets will be renamed Nightmares Street, Coven Street, Torture Street, etc. and will be decorated and inhabited according to their terrifying names from 7 pm until 11 pm.
As a spooky addition, this year there will also be a new, creative, and novel horror passage at La Casa de la Curva.
Are you brave enough to get in there? Free admission.
- When: From 9 pm onwards
- How to get there
Halloween in Torremolinos
The Halloween Party will take place on 31 October from 5 pm to 9 pm on the esplanade of the Fairgrounds. This location is new this year, as it is a more open space with easy parking.
There will be many activities such as bouncy castles, scary make-up workshops and food trucks, fritters and candyfloss.
There will also be a great Horror Passage for all ages.
And last not least, for young people aged 12 to 30 there will be an Escape Game ‘Vampire Virus’ in the Torremolinos Bullring, with two sessions, at 7 pm and at 9:30 pm.
You can register for free at email@example.com, indicating name, surname, age and contact telephone number with whatsapp, of all participants.
Halloween in Benalmadena
We don’t know if you’re psychologically prepared to survive all that awaits you during this horrifying night in various locations in Benalmadena, between mad scientists, elite military and aberrations arising from genetic experiments, cake and screaming contests and much more.
- Benalmadena Pueblo
6 pm to 8 pm: At the entrance to the Felipe Orlando Pre-Columbian Museum there will be scary cake and screaming contests, as well as a storyteller.
8 pm: Parade
9 pm to 12 am: Terror route through the old town. The scenes of the route will be set up in Jardines del Muro, Jardines del Muro throne room, Plaza de la Niña and Plaza del Alguacil.
- Arroyo de la Miel
7 pm to 2 am: In Arroyo de la Miel there will also be a parade and in the Plaza de la Mezquita there will be a big horror passage.
Halloween in Puerto Marina, Benalmadena
More terror awaits us in Benalmadena, this time in the streets of the port area, during the weekend of the 28th and 29th October.
Puerto Marina will become a `Terror Port’ with lots of activities for young and old: Face painting for children, mad science workshops for children and adults, there will be monsters and spooky characters or the `Rock Cirk’, a circus of terror with strange characters and rock music as the protagonist.
- When: Saturday 28th from 11 am to 8 pm, and Sunday 29th from 11 am to 7 pm, in Puerto Marina.
- How to get there
Programme of activities at the `Terror Port´
Saturday 28 October
11 am to 2 pm – Face-painting workshop (Paseo de Las Estrellas and Plaza de Puerto Marina Shopping)
11.30 am to 1.30 pm – Mini-Labs (Paseo de Las Estrellas and Plaza de Puerto Marina Shopping)
1 pm to 2 pm – Terrifying Parade (Paseo de Las Estrellas)
5 pm to 7 pm – Mini-Labs (Paseo de Las Estrellas and Plaza de Puerto Marina Shopping)
7 pm to 8 pm – Terrifying Parade (Paseo de Las Estrellas)
Sunday 29 October
11 am to 1 pm – Mini-Labs (Paseo de Las Estrellas and Plaza de Puerto Marina Shopping)
11 am to 2 pm – Rock Cirk (Teatro de Levante)
12 am to 1 pm – Terrifying Parade (Paseo de Las Estrellas)
5 pm to 7 pm – Rock Cirk (Teatro de Levante)
6 pm to 7 pm – Terrifying Parade (Paseo de Las Estrellas)
Halloween in Fuengirola
Fuengirola will celebrate Halloween with a big party at Plaza de España on the 31st of October.
There will be many activities, including theatre, magic shows, craft workshops, escape room, horror storytelling, musical entertainment and a great passage of terror through the Creepy Garden.
4 pm until 12 am: Escape Room for young people from 12 years old in groups of 1 to 4 people, in Casa de la Cultura, with passes every 15 minutes. Registration at Entradium.
7:30 pm: Horror storytelling meeting at Finca de El Secretario.
8 pm until 11 pm: At Plaza de España there will be a great treasure hunt through the city centre. Young people from 12 years and older can participate and must also sign up on the ticket platform Entradium.
8 pm: From this time onwards, there will be many activities in the Plaza de España and the Parque de España will turn into a big spooky garden.
Halloween in Marbella
Halloween in Marbella
In Marbella this year there will be two big spaces to celebrate Halloween.
The Avenida Nabeul will host children’s activities from early afternoon, with bouncy castles and attractions such as the “Mechanical Bull”, the “Fleet of pirate ships” or the “Pumpkin Castle” and trampolines.
At the Parque de la Represa there will be a whole range of horrors for teenagers and adults including the “Panic Mansion” and “Trick or Treat” horror passages, as well as the “Halloween Train”, the “Zombie Hunt”, the “Car Cemetery” and the “Dead Walkers”.
The Boulevard of San Pedro Alcántara will be the setting for two adult horror scenes and a make-up workshop, as well as bouncy castles, the “Halloween Train” and trampolines for the little ones.
Halloween in Benahavís
In the municipality of Benahavís (Marbella), on the 31st there will be a Halloween Party from 6 pm until 11 pm with the following attractions:
Bouncy castles in Avenida Andalucía, a passage of terror in the car park under the Church. At Plaza del Pilar there will be jumping, an inflatable maze and the classic witch train and at Plaza de España, a bumper car circuit.
Halloween in Estepona
In Estepona the party will be concentrated in the municipal booth at the fairgrounds.
From 7 pm until midnight there will be live music, scary choreographies, as well as a Passage of Terror.
Halloween in Maro
Another year the fun-filled festival of Maroween awaits us in this small village very close to Nerja. It combines Celtic tradition with the Andalusian tradition of roasting chestnuts and sweet potatoes. In addition, there are lots of spooky activities at Plaza de Maro from 5 pm onwards.
This year there will be musical performances, parades, a fancy-dress competition, a children’s show, a gymkhana, an artisan gastronomic market and, of course, a passage of horrors.
There will also be a children’s craft workshop on Sunday 28 October, and a ‘Paranormal Experience: Encounter with the Unexplained’ on 1 November. Both activities take place at 6 pm at the Centro Municipal de Usos Múltiples in Maro.
There will be a shuttle bus service Nerja – Maro – Nerja from 5 pm until two in the morning. The stops will be the city bus stops and in Maro at the entrance to the village.
Activities in shopping centres
Terrifying activities in El Ingenio
The El Ingenio shopping centre in Vélez-Málaga has prepared many activities for Halloween from the 27th of October.
Friday 27th October
From 5 pm to 9 pm: Terrifying Make-Up
Pumpkin lamps workshop (from 6 to 12 years old).
Halloween masks workshop (3 to 5 years old).
The workshops will take place every 20 minutes. There will be a capacity of 10 children for each shift. To take part in the workshops, prior registration is required. This can be done through the El Ingenio App, in the ‘Bookings’ section.
Saturday 28th October
From 5 pm to 5.30 pm: Scary stories
6:30 pm: Children’s fancy dress competition
8 pm: Youth (from 13 years old) and adult costume contest.
To take part in the competition it is also necessary to register via the App.
HalloMex at Larios Centro
Larios Centro shopping centre celebrates the traditional Mexican Day of the Dead with “HalloMex” with various activities:
Altar of the dead with many prizes, skull decoration workshops, and photocall with two giant skulls.
- When: from 20 October to 1 November
- Further information on theirWebsite
Puppets and workshops at La Rosaleda Málaga
During the whole month of October there will be free activities for children from 4 years old on Fridays and Saturdays. In addition, there is a special celebration on 31 October and 1 November for Halloween.
Halloween at the Shopping centre Miramar Fuengirola
In the Miramar Fuengirola Shopping Centre during the month of October there will be a special Halloween programme called ‘Spooky Season’ from the 19th of October until the 1st of November.
Activities of the month:
- Interactive Labyrinth of Terror for children and adults, an experience designed to challenge the senses.
- Witch Workshops, where participants will be able to prepare fantastic potions, make up as their favourite horror character and create Halloween decorations with recycled materials.
- Pumpkin Photocall surrounded by pumpkins and spider webs, where friends and family can climb on a flying broom and capture their spookiest photos.
- Terrific Theatre
Spooky Season’ schedules, special Halloween programming
Labyrinth of Terror:
Friday 19 October from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Saturday 20 October from 12 pm to 2 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Friday 26 October from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Saturday 27 October from 12 pm to 2 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Tuesday 31 October from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Wednesday 1 November from 12 pm to 2 pm and from 5 pm to 9 pm.
Witch’s Workshops: Book through the app. Same timetable as the Labyrinth of Terror.
Pumpkin Photocall: Open throughout the Spooky Season.
Horror Theatre: 28 and 31 October at 6 pm.
Want to dance? Halloween parties & clubbing
You want to dance? Expect a great night at numerous clubs throughout the Costa dreadfully decorated for the occasion.
Halloween 80S & 90S Malaga Drive-In Cinema
Daddy Halloween Torremolinos
- In the Auditorio Principe de Asturias in Torremolinos. It is announced as the biggest Halloween macro-festival in Malaga.
- When: 31 October from 9 pm to 6 am
- How to get there
Fever XL Halloween: Aleesha in Paris 15
The reference party in Malaga arrives in an expanded format to Paris 15 to celebrate the scariest night of the year with a scary line up:
Aleesha in concert alongside the dj-sets of John Hurt, Basikvl and Bass Seismic.
Halloween K2 Sala VIP Málaga
Halloween at OLIVIA VALERE Marbella
The restaurant and the Olivia Valere club have prepared several nights to enjoy Halloween night.
Halloween at El TROCADERO
El Trocadero is organising the traditional Halloween party in its various locations along the Costa del Sol: Port of Málaga, Benalmádena, Marbella or Estepona… this terrible choice will be yours.
Hard Rock Ween at Hard Rock Hotel Marbella
The hotel is hosting the Hard Rock Ween party from 7 pm, with live music and a fancy-dress party with a raffle for the Spa water circuit, menus for four people and beers. Admission is free for guests and non-guests.
The Hard Rock Hotel Marbella has an offer to stay that night from 99 euros with the code “HARDROCKWEEN” at their Website.
HALLOWEEN Night Party Estepona
Celebrate the scariest night of the year in the Sala Templo at the Estepona fairgrounds.
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