Category: What’s On

Ruta de la Tapas, Nerja 2019

April 22 - May 19

Enjoy a drink and a delicious tapa for only €1.80. Get your ‘passport’ stamped at each bar, those that complete a set number of stops on the tapa route are eligible to be entered into a draw to win a prize. Find out more 

'Start of The Summer' at Bar Blanco y Negro Nerja

Saturday, May 25, 9pm

If you're looking for fun night out in Nerja, head to the music bar & club Blanco y Negro on calle Pintada. Live Karaoke, dance the night away with
music from the 70's, 80's, 90's and 00's. Find out more here

FREE drawing workshop in Nerja

Every Tuesday and Saturday in May

FREE drawing workshop in Nerja with Barry Seguin. Every Tuesday and Saturday in May at The Centro Juventud Nerja. Learning how to see as an artist, how to start a drawing and painting, how to finish the piece, how to get the 3D dimension. The class covers portraits, figures, still life and landscape plus graphite, charcoal and colour. For more info call 952 526 916 or email See the poster

Art Gaucin Open Studios

May 24 to 26 and May 31 to June 2

The Art Gaucin Open Studios weekends have become a well-known fixture of the art scene in Andalucia, providing an opportunity to meet the artists, learn more about their work and techniques, and see and buy their paintings, sculptures, prints, photographs and ceramics. The event is set in the pretty village of Gaucin in the Serranía de Ronda. Find out more at


Frigiliana Feria

June 13, from 2pm to June 16, to 5pm

The Frigiliana Feria is full of fun with water slides, Crazy car races, fun fair, stools with food, NOT to be missed!!

Carrera de los Autos Locos

June 15, 12pm Torrox

Head to Torrox on Saturday June 15 to watch the Autos Locos! Or make your own crazy car and join the race! More than €1000 in prizes. For more info call 660 636 581.


The Blue Stompers Jump Review Live At The Parrot - Nerja

Saturday, June 22, 9:30pm – 12:30am

Spanish based blues band  are a vintage styled Blues band producing a unique style of Blues, Chicago, Boogie, Delta and Roots. The Malaga based band now have the amazing Victor "Elmore" Sanchez with them, he is a household name in the Spanish blues community and spent many years in the USA to live his dream as a one of a kind blues guitarist. Find out more…

Noche de San Juan

Sunday, June 23 

One of the most popular of Nerja’s fistivals’ is San Juan which is held on June 23rd/24th and is a time when locals and visitors alike go to the local beaches en masse and it is the one time of the year when camping on the beaches is allowed. The beaches tend to be a sea of canvas. Tents, awnings and bizarre constructions cover the sands, it can be quite a sight.

60th International Festival of Music and Dance at Nerja Caves

June 29 to August 3

The annual cultural event in Nerja this summer has the largest budget ever to mark the 60th International Festival of Music and Dance.  The season will run from June 29 to August 3 and include 11 concerts, nine outside in the new auditorium. the Jardines de la Cueva, which doubles capacity to 1,700 seats.  The other two will be held inside the caves themselves. Read more. 


Weekend Beach Festival, Torre del Mar

July 3-6

The lineup includes; The Black Eyed Peas, Paco Osuna, Andrés Campo, Miguel Payda and Javi Martin. Held on the beachfront in Torre del Mar with more than 90 artists forming the line-up for 2019. From emerging groups to national and international bands. This event is one of the most eclectic music festivals in the country, from rap to reggae, fusion to rock, indie to metal and electronics in all its variants. For tickets visit

Air Festival, Torre del Mar

July 12-14, 11am - 3pm

The Torre de Mar Air Festival is one of the most popular events along the coast which attracts over 300,ooo spectators over the 3 day festival.

With a large selection of aircraft on display along the main beach including Jet Fighters, Acrobatic Displays and Historic Aircraft this is a must see event.

Advertise your event FREE

Are you hosting an event? Let us know the month before and we'll feature you on this page.
Get in touch

Things to do

Inspiration for days out and things to do in the Axarquia!

LIVE Music in Nerja

Coach & Horses Nerja - Live music and BBQ every Saturday from 2pm to 5pm and 9pm onwards.

Irish Annie's - Live music every Wednesday and Saturday from 9.30pm.

Buskers Irish Pub, Nerja - Live music all week in Nerja. Open 7pm until late. Find out who's playing tonight, visit their Facebook page.

The Beer Garden Nerja - Acoustic music every Monday from 5pm to 8pm.

Potters Bar Nerja - Jazz every Sunday - Dixielanders Jazz Lunch. Live jazz and a traditional
Sunday Roast, 2pm start.

The Cottage Nerja - Live music every Thursday with Roger Sharp.

Restaurante Miguel El Manga - Live music every Sunday from 2pm on Playazo Beach in Nerja.

What's On