Things to do in Malaga in September 2019

The suffocating heat of August is slowly diminishing and the favourite month of many of our clients arrives, September. More affordable prices, less traffic and cooler nights are just some of the advantages of traveling to the Costa del Sol during this month. Here comes our Events calendar Malaga September.

Malaga September 2019


International Culture Festival Torrox


From 31 August to 3 September takes place the second edition of the International Culture Festival in Torrox, at Avenida del Faro. The festival has as its central axis the celebration of the Day of the Tourist, in addition to gastronomy, shows and children’s area.

When: From 31 August to 3 September

Where: Avenida del Faro, Torrox

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Harvest Festival Manilva


During the first weekend of September is celebrated the end of the grape harvest in the streets of Manilva with the Harvest Festival. This festival stands out for its uniqueness and the grape tread to extract the first must wine of the year that is then distributed among visitors.

Where: Manilva

When: from 31 August to 1 September

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Mijas Pueblo Fair


In the first fortnight of September the fair is celebrated in the white village of Mijas in honour of its patron saint, the Virgen de la Peña with a wide program of cultural, sporting, musical and festive activities. The patron’s day is September 8.

Where: Mijas Pueblo

When: 6 to 11 September

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Festival Luna Mora Guaro


One more year the white village of Guaro is the stage for the 22nd edition of the Luna Mora Festival that takes the visitor to the past of Al-Andalus and its Hispanic, Arab and Sephardic culture, with music, a souk of artisans, parades, workshops, exhibitions, storytelling and much gastronomy, all illuminated with the light of 25 thousand candles.
A special access and parking area will be enabled.

Where: Guaro

When: 6 and 7 September

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Embrujo Andalusí Carratraca


The aim of this Festival is to share the Andalusian cultural legacy, by recalling the existing religious coexistence during several centuries, in the Middle Ages, and taking the visitor to the past. The souk recreates a medieval market, where visitors can enjoy many activities like exhibitions, crafts, workshops, theatre, dances, storytelling and parades.

Dance, Andalusian music, and flamenco, give a special touch to the nights of enchantment, culminated when the town is illuminated with the light of 25,000 candles and torches.
This festival, later copied by other municipalities, was originally born in Carratraca in 1997.

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When: From September 6 to 8

Where: Carratraca

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Pasarela Larios / Fashion Week Malaga


On September 13 and 14 there will be a new edition of Pasarela Larios, the longest Haute Couture catwalk in Europe, which takes place outdoors in Calle Larios.

Where: Larios Street, Malaga

When: 13 and 14 September, 8:30 am


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San Miguel Pilgrimage Torremolinos



It is the most important urban Pilgrimage of Spain; most of the route runs through the town. It is celebrated the last or second last Sunday in September, prior to the Fair. Considered as National Tourist Interest, the Pilgrimage of Torremolinos has an average attendance of over two hundred thousand people. Many of the opulently decorated carts are pulled by oxen; there are traditional Andalusian costumes and adorned horses.

The pilgrimage goes to Pinares de Los Manantiales and from there to the Hermitage of San Miguel where the tour ends with a joyful atmosphere, good food, songs and Andalusian dances.

When: Pilgrimage September 22, 10 am to 4 pm. The Fair takes place during the following week.

Where: The pilgrimage passes through the streets of Torremolinos to Pinares de Los Manantiales and from there to Ermita de San Miguel.

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San Miguel Fair Torremolinos


The official program of the San Miguel Fair 2019 will start on Thursday 26th, at 9:30 pm. From then,  Torremolinos will live an intense program of parties, concerts and shows in multiple stages both in the city centre and the fairgrounds.

The urban centre joins the festive activities with the celebration of the ‘Day Fair’. There will be four simultaneous stages with different gastronomic activities, pop-rock music, flamenco and choirs: Plaza de La Nogalera, Plaza Costa del Sol square, Plaza European Union and Plaza San Miguel.

At Plaza La Nogalera there will be live concerts at 1 pm and 7 pm; at Plaza Costa del Sol there will be Flamenco shows at 2 pm, at Plaza Union Europa will be Bar service and music animation and at Plaza San Miguel from Thursday to Sunday there will be performances by Rocieros choirs.

When: 26 to 30 September

Where: City centre and fairgrounds

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World Tourism Day in Malaga


The World Tourism Day in Malaga will have an open day, where the Monuments and Museums will offer free admission.

Where: In the Monuments and Museums of Málaga

When: 27 September

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Throughout the month there will be many more activities and events, follow all the updates in our Events section at FB!