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Music

01/03/2019
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
Rhodes has become one of the main disseminators of classical music in the world, thanks to his tours and concerts in all kinds of festivals and halls, and several documentaries about his figure filmed with the complicity of British television channels. Revered by critics for his irreverent and...
11/04/2019 - 20/04/2019
From April 11 to 20, the fourth edition of the cycle 'De lugares e órganos' with concerts, itineraries to discover the  heritage,  projections and conversations with artists is celebrated. +Info      
13/04/2019
21:00 | Sala Capitol
'Familia Caamagno' presents their new album 'Había que intentalo' with a concert in the Sala Capitol in which 'Oh Ayatollah' will also participate. +Info
13/04/2019
21:00
The Municipal Band of Santiago offers a special Easter concert in the Monastery of San Domingos de Bonaval.
26/04/2019
22:00 | Sala Capitol
Compostela musician Adrián Costa returns home for Christmas. It will be the premiere of his new proposal, with a new band and a new repertoire full of surprises... If with Adrián Costa & The Criers he has already made a leap from music with black roots to rock, now he's making...
14/08/2019 - 17/08/2019
21:00 | 07. Monasterio de San Martiño Pinario
Directed by Mtro. Vicent Alberola (Benifairó - Valencia, 1970), on August 14 and 17, the opera “El Barbero de Sevilla” by Gioachino Rossini (Pesaro 1792 - Paris 1868) will be performed at the Church of San Martín Pinario.
11/09/2019 - 15/09/2019
The WOS Festival is one of the most interesting events in the European and international panorama of indoor festivals. Music, new media, cinema, performing arts, colloquiums and conferences take place in different spaces of the historical and urban centre of Santiago de Compostela.
15/11/2019
20:30 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
Aída, Verdi´s Opera, arrives at the Congress Palace of Santiago de Compostela on November 15 at 8:30 pm. +Info
17/01/2020
21:00 | Sala Capitol
Viva Suecia are one of the most remarcable alternative rock bands in Spain. Formed in Murcia in December 2014, with only 5 years on the stage, they have already achieved what most artists take decades to achieve.
18/01/2020
18:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
This concert is part of the educational programme organised by the Auditorio de Galicia for educational centres. On this occasion, they are offering a family concert, open to the entire audience so that children who did not come with their school can come with their families to enjoy music and...
18/01/2020
21:30 | Sala Capitol
After the success of their first album, Bailando as rúas, A banda da Loba presents their second work, Fábrica de luz, composed of twelve songs that promise not to leave anyone indifferent.  A banda da Loba is music with an M for woman, diversity, energy and kaleidoscopic...
23/01/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia conducted by Jessica Cottis.
24/01/2020
22:00 | Sala Capitol
They started in 2012 as a cover band. Years later and with the voice of its vocalist backed by Pancho Varona and Antonio García de Diego, it became perhaps the best Sabina Tribute band on the national scene. They go from four to seven members, so they have the same components as the...
26/01/2020
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the Banda Municipal de Música belonging to its Winter Cycle.    
30/01/2020
20:00 | Salón Teatro
Carne Cruda's concert and intimate interview format arrives at the Salón Teatro: the radio conductes by Javier Gallego travels to the land of Siniestro Total, icon of Spanish punk-rock. We review the extensive career of one of the most important bands in the country with live ...
06/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia conducted by Jonathan Webb.    
07/02/2020
21:00 | Sala Capitol
León Benavente is a Spanish indie rock band formed in 2012 and emerged from the reunion of four veteran musicians: Abraham Boba, Eduardo Baos, Luis Rodríguez and César Verdú. With their two previous albums, they have established themselves as an essential band on the...
13/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia conducted by Jessica Cottis.
15/02/2020
21:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The company PromÓpera stages Giacomo Puccini's posthumous opera. The soloists include David Cervera, Romina Cicoli, Laura Alonso Padín, Moisés Molín and Alberto Petricca among many others, all under the conduction of maestro Manuel Valencia Segarra.  The...
15/02/2020
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
A multidisciplinary artist, producer, orchestra conductor and winner of four Grammy Awards and an Emmy Award.We can enjoy its magnificent recital next February 15 in Santiago de Compostela, on its only date in Galicia. +info  
20/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
The Angel Brage piano cycle offers a concert by the Russian pianist Varvara Nepomnyaschaya.
28/02/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New season concert of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia with the pianist Claire Huangci.    
07/03/2020
22:00 | Sala Capitol
After the premiere of "I will wake up", the first single from his fourth studio album that will be released in 2020, Fuel Fandango announces its presentation tour. +info
13/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Nando Agüeros returns to the music scene with a new work and his 20th Anniversary Tour. The Cantabrian artist launched in November his new album, a double cd+dvd live, with which he will start his tour throughout the territory from February 2020.
16/03/2020
21:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The multi nominees for the Latin Grammy Awards, Café Quijano, will present their new work at the Palacio de Congresos in Santiago de Compostela, a pop album entitled 'Life is not La La La'. +info
21/03/2020
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
Pablo Milanés, one of the main exponents of the Spanish author song will continue presenting his 'Esencia' tour, a project that has had an excellent reception and has given him great satisfactions in European and American stages in the last two years. +info
18/04/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
The folk group from A Coruña returns to offer a concert in which they present their latest album, Vieiras e Vieiros. Historias de Peregrinos.    
26/04/2020
19:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
SÉS presents a new album 'Liberar as arterias' with which she continues to evolve her particular sound that consecrated her at the top, and which includes an anthology of songs with lyrics and music composed by the singer herself. A seventh album that maintains and enhances her...
30/05/2020
16:00 | Multiusos Fontes do Sar
This 2020 and on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the most beloved Punk Rock band, Bad Religion, begins a tour so legendary, included in the VANS Music Tour, which will make its only stop in the northwest of the peninsula in Santiago de Compostela and will be accompanied by all these...
21/06/2020
22:00 | Monte do Gozo
Marc Anthony will be performing "Opus" (Sony Music), his first studio album in six years and his eighth since "Otra Nota" (1993) established him in a prominent position within the music world. This is a magnificent opportunity to enjoy this new work live, as well as hits such as...

Dance

25/04/2019
Teatro Principal
EntreSoños is a 70-80 minute work of Galician dance and traditional music, with an artistic cast of 3 dancers/singers: Fran Sieira, Aida Tarrío and Xisco Feijoó, to the sound of the music of the multidisciplinary composer and musician Anxo Pintos, all within a scenic ...
11/07/2019 - 14/09/2019
20:00 | Espacio de Arte Campus Stellae
Nights for the friends of the Argentine tango. +Info
22/01/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
The Nutcracker by Piotr Tchaikovsky is the most Christmassy work of the universal classical ballet. The magic of a Christmas party makes it possible for Masha's dreams to come true: the toys come to life, the Nutcracker becomes a beautiful prince and together, after facing the evil mice, they...
19/03/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Absolute masterpiece of Romantic dance theatre. It was premiered in 1841 at the Paris Opera, becoming a pure and fundamental piece of classical dance, both for the treatment of romantic ideals and for the use of the most refined theatrical technique of the 19th century. The Giselle ballet is...

Theatre

22/04/2019 - 16/05/2019
In the Mostra de Teatro Universitario de Galicia, works from the three Galician universities will be presented at the Teatro Principal and at the Roberto Vidal Bolaño theater. +Info
09/05/2019 - 10/05/2019
20:30 | Teatro Principal
A woman who bears on her body the imprint of obstetric violence suffered during pregnancy and childbirth tells her story in a direct, open and self-critical way. A story constructed while the wound is still open, because the sequels have not yet been repaired and her testimony will have all the...
29/10/2019 - 03/11/2019
Teatro Principal
Amateur theatre companies present their productions.
16/01/2020 - 17/01/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
O Montacargas (The Dumb Waiter) is a play written in a single act by Harold Pinter in 1957 and was framed by the theorist Martin Esslin within the dramatic trend "Absurd Theatre". The story tells the story of two men (Ben and Gus) who are locked in a room, a miserably furnished room. The...
23/01/2020 - 26/01/2020
Salón Teatro
Three actors. Three dogs. Or three actors playing dogs. While still being actors. While still being dogs. They are confined in a compound prepared for them by their master. Very large, very comfortable, very pleasant, very clean... but enclosure. Well treated, well cared for, well fed, well...
23/01/2020 - 24/01/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
In a hypothetical time, in a supposed situation, by a few twists and turns of parliamentary arithmetic and political circumstances... a candidate for President of the Xunta achieved his purpose, the great goal of his life. On the day of his inauguration, just before he gave his inaugural...
22/02/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
After three years of success in Spanish theatres with the musical comedies 'El amor está en el aire' and 'El amor sigue en el aire', author and director Félix Sabroso and Seda Producciones are repeating with the same troupe of artists. With a new and luminous staging, a new ...
24/04/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Redford and Newman were inseparable friends in college, but the last time they saw each other was at Redford's wedding, almost twenty-five years ago. Redford and Newman were their college-era nicknames.  Newman has remained single. He is a well-known art dealer, has an art gallery and...
15/05/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Isabel lives, or survives, in a modest flat with her son Miguel, a young, impulsive and generous disabled man. The unexpected visit of her youngest daughter, Sandra, a successful executive who has been absent for more than ten years, will turn the complex family relations upside down,...

Gastronomy

14/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
Compostela is the perfect city for going out for a drink and tapas, especially with the “Santiago(é)Tapas” Competition. Participants follow several routes of bars and restaurants, trying traditional and creative creations at an attractive price, to choose and vote for their...
30/01/2020
Yayo Daporta and Javier Rodriguez Taky, offer us a 4 hands and thus be able to enjoy the magic that allows us to have our palate and the imagination of both chefs.

Shows

08/02/2019 - 10/02/2019
Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The Circo Mágico continues its tour throughout Spain, with more than 150,000 spectators in the capital, and will now make the whole family enjoy the Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos de Galicia. Here you can learn the story of the First Magician, told by a Magic Tree, and how he came...
14/01/2020
22:00 | Atlántico
The Petit Thëâtre is the cycle of small format performing arts that the Pub Atlantico programmes. Magic and humour for these winter nights.
25/01/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Albert Pla's new show is called "MIEDO" (FEAR) and in this new project he delves into the use of music and songs, theatrical texts and avant-garde technologies to create a multimedia show of surprising poetry.  The text proposes an intimate journey through all the stages of man, from...
05/02/2020 - 09/02/2020
Multiusos Fontes do Sar
The new Cirque du soleil show, 'Corteo', will travel to the 'Multiusos Fontes do Sar' in Santiago in February. 'Corteo', which means courtship in Italian, is a joyful procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown. The show brings together the passion of the actor with the grace and power of...
02/04/2020
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
The second Pantomime Full show since they've been known. They didn't even know that one-minute videos were going to be this good. But here they are. If you liked the first Pantomime Full show, they've worked on another 100% new one so you can watch them again and not feel cheated.

Storytelling

15/01/2020
22:00 | Atlántico
The Petit Thëâtre is the cycle of small format performing arts that the Pub Atlantico programmes. Magic and humour for these winter nights.
22/01/2020
22:00 | Atlántico
The Petit Thëâtre is the cycle of small format performing arts that the Pub Atlantico programmes. Magic and humour for these winter nights.
29/01/2020
21:00 | Atlántico
The Petit Thëâtre is the cycle of small format performing arts that the Pub Atlantico programmes. Magic and humour for these winter nights.
06/03/2020
20:00 | Auditorio Abanca
La noche es comedia is a monologue show, hosted by Xavier Deltell linking the appearances of Oswaldo Digon, Txabi Franquessa, Álvaro Carrero and J. Luis Calero, with a series of sketches where the audience will enjoy the best comedians of the moment live.
20/03/2020
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Mi Lucha is Antonia San Juan's third one-woman show, after Otras Mujeres y las que Faltaban, in which the audience gets involved from the very first moment with the character, identifying situations that we can all face at one time or another in our lives: loneliness, love, illness or death.

For children

30/01/2019
18:30 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
Workshop in charge of Mekané, to celebrate the Illustration Day. We will learn about the work of monks in a medieval Scriptorium as copyists of manuscripts. We will also talk about the making of parchments, ink, even the copyists' benches. We will study the illumination of the texts, the...
16/02/2019
18:30 | Teatro Principal
A show born to pay tribute to the disappeared Pavillón Lino of A Coruña, a cultural space of modernist aesthetics dedicated to all kinds of artistic activities, theatre, cinema, dance, puppets, comedians, automatons...  A thrilling comedy of varieties through which will...
18/01/2020 - 26/01/2020
Recinto Ferial de Amio
Dinosaurs Tour is the largest exhibition of life-size animatronic dinosaurs. It features 22 latex-lined animatronic figures powered by pneumatic, hydraulic and electric energy. Visitors will enjoy the fabulous documentary 'Loving Dinosaurs' which shows the recent discoveries about dinosaurs...
24/01/2020
17:00 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
The Mupega is going to hold a didactic workshop on one of our most beloved stars: the Moon. The workshop will have a first didactic part in which different aspects of the moon will be worked on and some museum pieces used for its study will be seen. Finally, a small manual task will be carried out.
15/03/2020
18:00 | Palacio de Congresos e Exposicións de Galicia
The first musical from one of the most endearing films of recent times, created and performed by the Compañía de Teatro Musical de España. We can to enjoy the choreographies and voices of exception of all their interpreters in rigorous direct.
22/03/2020
12:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
As stated in the title of the new show, once again, Grupo Encanto will give the audience a special show based on solidarity, friendship, teamwork and empathy. With a careful selection of their long list of successes, this philosophy is further reinforced given the expansion to Latin American...

Fairs

28/04/2019 - 05/05/2019
Parque de la Alameda
Annual fair that is held in the city’s most emblematic park, where you can find bargains in a great variety of publications, including books about Santiago and Galicia. Numerous activities, which vary from day to day, are held in connection with the book fair. At the Book Fair there...
24/01/2020 - 26/01/2020
Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Galicia
Seventh edition of this fair that brings the most original antique pieces, brought from exquisite corners of our country. More than 30 exhibitors of furniture, lamps, copper, glass, paint, jewellery, vintage and retro styles, collectors... mixing trends, where antique pieces take on special...

Festival

08/02/2019 - 10/02/2019
Hotel Palacio del Carmen, Autograph Collection *****
Sixth edition of the International Festival of Tango in Compostela that every year organizes the association Compostela Tango Club. As in previous editions it has the presence of dancers and musicians of international renown to give seminars, perform shows, and select the best tangos to dance....
31/01/2020 - 08/02/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Winter Festival of Theatre, Dance and Art in Action Escenas do Cambio will return again in January, between January 31 and February 16, with 10 shows in a sixth edition marked by the great names of the contemporary scene today.  + info

Cinema

07/11/2019 - 28/11/2019
Teatro Principal
Festival held since 1988 throughout the entire month of November. Aimed exclusively at cinema buffs, it reviews the season’s best non-commercial cinema. Not to be missed in order to savour the city’s cultural atmosphere. +Info 
18/01/2020 - 19/01/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The best animated films to see with the family return to the Cidade da Cultura in the fourth edition of Pequefilmes. A whole weekend of screenings, voting, audience awards and workshops to meet the demands of a small but demanding audience.  During the 18th and 19th of January 2020,...

Celebrations

16/02/2019
19:00
The parish of Castiñeiriño in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
23/02/2019
19:00
The parish of Marrozos in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
24/02/2019
19:00
The parish of Angrois in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
02/03/2019
18:30
The parish of Aríns in Santiago de Compostela celebrates on march 2 its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance..

Sport

30/11/2018 - 27/01/2019
Parque de la Alameda
The ice skating rink returns to the Alameda de Compostela like every Christmas to delight young and old alike. + info
15/11/2019 - 01/03/2020
11:00 | Centro Comercial Área Central
The ice rink of 'Central Area' returns, with about 1200 square meters, it is positioned as the largest natural ice rink in Galicia. It will be located in the Plaza de Europa (Central Plaza of the 'Area Central' Shopping Center) from November 15 to March 1. +info

Fiestas

05/04/2019 - 08/04/2019
From 5 to 8 April The ’romería’ of San Lázaro, a neighbourhood situated at the entrance of the city, on the Way of St. James, is both religious and gastronomic. The patron saint is honoured with a mass and a procession, in addition to an ancient tradition in...
29/05/2019 - 02/06/2019
Celebration of the Ascensión festive celebrations. The programme includes a wide range of musical styles, activities for young a lot of attractions in the Alameda. In 2019 Compostela will celebrate the Feast of the Ascension from May 29 to June 2, with a program designed for a diverse...
21/06/2019 - 24/06/2019
The neighbourhoods of Compostela join in the celebration of the San Xoán festivities, offering a wide range of activities for everyone.
21/06/2019 - 23/06/2019
Plaza de Mazarelos
While St. John’s Bonfire Night is taking place, Santiago hosts a festival, for the fourth year in a row, with a artisan market and a program  with a wide range of activities and workshops to highlight the Galician traditions of this time of year, marked by the summer solstice. 
01/02/2020
17:30 | Centro Comercial Área Central
On Saturday February 1 will take place in Área Central  the 'Presentation of Entroido dos Xenerais da Ulla 2020' with the participation of the 'Xenerais da Ulla' making their traditional 'atranques (or high) on horseback.    
01/02/2020 - 05/03/2020
Santiago de Compostela
Very close to Santiago: Boqueixón, A Estrada, Silleda, Touro, Vedra, Vila de Cruces
The “Xenerais da Ulla” is the most outstanding feature of the Ulla region’s traditional Carnival. It has been held in the surroundings of Santiago since the first half of the 19th century: the “Xenerais” (generals) ride on horseback, dressed in colourful...
08/02/2020
19:30
The parish of Castiñeiriño in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
15/02/2020
19:00
The parish of Marrozos in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
16/02/2020
19:00
The parish of Angrois in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance.
22/02/2020
18:30
The parish of Aríns in Santiago de Compostela celebrates on february 22 its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance..    
23/02/2020
19:00
On the afternoon of February 23, the parish of O Eixo in Santiago de Compostela celebrates its traditional carnival with the so-called Xenerais da Ulla perfomance, which involves a stagin where different characters take part.    

Summer in the city

21/06/2019
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The City of Culture program more than 100 activities for the summer. +Info  

Congresses and meetings

25/03/2020 - 28/03/2020
09:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura de Galicia, in Santiago de Compostela, will host the First International Congress of the Galician Theatre from the 25th to the 28th of March.

Debates - colloquy

12/01/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
02/02/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
01/03/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
05/04/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.
10/05/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The Philo Cafés at the CGAC are public conversations open to anyone interested in discussing philosophical concerns and points of view from any discipline or level of knowledge.

Exhibitions

21/06/2018 - 31/05/2019
Museo de Historia Natural de la Universidad de Santiago
The Asian wasp is an invasive alien species that currently poses one of the greatest threats to our biodiversity. Since it appeared in Galicia just 8 years ago, its expansion in our territory seems unstoppable and today it is present in more than 250 Galician town councils. For the realization...
04/10/2018 - 27/01/2019
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
The illustrator Joaquín González Dorao presents his experience as a pilgrim through his drawings and watercolours. These make up a travel book in which he travels the French Way from Roncesvalles to Santiago.  Inspired by the Codex Calixtinus, with this exhibition he...
05/10/2018 - 03/03/2019
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This exhibition pays homage to the role of the teachers of the Second Republic and exhibits for the first time in Galicia the iconic work 'A derradeira leición do mestre', considered the 'Galician Guernica'. In this way, this exhibition project focuses on recreating the situation of ...
24/10/2018 - 03/02/2019
Auditorio de Galicia
The exhibition Territorios de intimidade tries to continue valuing the Galician creators who worked during the years of Franco's regime and to bring new thematic perspectives from which to analyse their works. All of them broke the thematic stereotypes traditionally associated with women...
07/11/2018 - 03/03/2019
Museo do Pobo Galego
Seventy years after Castelao's historical allocution in Buenos Aires, the Consello da Cultura Galega organizes an innovative tribute with a multimedia narrative based on the exploration and participant observation of the best piece of oratory written in Galician. Through the combination of...
09/11/2018 - 03/02/2019
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The work of Julião Sarmento is shaped from the borderline. Many of his works contain images of images which, while inter-related, also function independently, embracing the ambiguity of their meaning. They are microstories that take on the multiple potential of cinema, somewhere between...
22/11/2018 - 15/05/2019
Hotel Palacio del Carmen, Autograph Collection *****
This collective exhibition is the result of a joint, interdisciplinary creative process in which artists and organizers have discussed the genre and how to undo it. Each participant has contributed their own particular vision, in order to offer the viewer a starting point from which to question...
29/11/2018 - 30/01/2019
Hotel Virxe da Cerca ****
This exhibition brings together works by the sculptor Francisco Pazos and the painter Mila Vázquez. Francisco Pazos is one of the references of Galician sculpture. He works with granite, wood and bronze, combining figuration and abstraction, standing out for a contemporary...
13/12/2018 - 15/02/2019
Trinta
The Parque Natural series consists of twelve photographs offering different views of a fictitious natural park. A path and a river run through each image, proposing a route through a succession of scenes: idealised landscapes constructed from stereotypes, pictorial references and visual...
11/01/2019 - 31/03/2020
Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
The 'Museo Pedagóxico de Galicia' hosts a temporary exhibition that seeks to assess the historical educational heritage that houses the Historical Institutes of Galicia. This exhibition will allow discovering interesting pieces from the libraries, laboratories and cabinets of the six...
14/05/2019 - 28/12/2019
11:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The exhibition has two sections, one of biographical content that proposes an itinerary throught the life of Antonio Fraguas, with special attention to his career as galician and teacher, an active member of the most outstanding institutions of the country's culture during eight fertile...
04/07/2019
Fundación Eugenio Granell
The exhibition, curated by Mercedes Rozas, will open at the Eugenio Granell Foundation on Thursday, July 4 at 8:00 p.m. +Info: http://www.fundacion-granell.org/actualidad/index.php
21/09/2019 - 26/01/2020
Sede Afundación Santiago de Compostela
In collaboration with the Telefónica Foundation, 'Afundación' will host, since October, the works of some of the main names in international contemporary photography: Marina Abramovic, Helena Almeida, Pierre Gonord, Vik Muñiz, Cindy Sherman, Zhang Huan or Thomas Ruff, among...
27/09/2019 - 23/02/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
In this exhibition, Christian Villamide (Lugo, 1966), addresses the distance we people usually put between us and the territory we live in, focusing the spotlight on the force and violence we subject nature to.  From an artistic, visual, multidisciplinary language, Villamide evokes...
15/11/2019 - 02/02/2020
11:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The meaning of the work of Cabrita Reis, implicit in the title of the exhibition, is the result of her particular look, in a permanent plastic and philosophical reflection. Cabrita practices a way of thinking that lies between the ontological premises and the empirical formulations, related to...
15/11/2019 - 12/04/2020
10:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
'Galicia, un relato no mundo' explores the interaction between the Galician historical territory and the rest of the world in a journey that takes us from prehistory to the present. Conceived as the first of three major exhibitions of the Xunta on the occasion of Xacobeo 2021, it will...
22/11/2019 - 01/03/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Jesús Madriñán (Santiago de Compostela, 1984) has one of the sharpest eyes for photography of the current panorama. His work has focused primarily on a reinterpretation of the portrait understood as an intermediate link between the psychological genre and the archive of...
22/11/2019 - 16/02/2020
11:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Photographs by Goyo González that show the Way from a new point of view. +info
25/11/2019 - 30/06/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Primores do múltiplo: encadernación e coleccionismo na Biblioteca de Galicia proposes to the visitor an approach to the technique of the binding, as much from the point of view of who chose for his private libraries certain creations with which they were considered to be ...
11/12/2019 - 26/01/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
'Nós de onte a hoxe: 100 years of history' is an exhibition held by the Federación de Asociacións Culturais Galiza Cultura, in collaboration with the Museo do Pobo Galego. +info    
12/01/2020 - 08/02/2020
Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
This exhibition shows the graffiti awarded and finalists in the Xuventude Crea 2019 program. In this edition the winners were Miguel Aurelio Cajaraville (Baiona) for his work Cor de corral; in second place, Margot Rodríguez Salvador (Pontedeume) with Leonesa con bengala; and in third...
16/01/2020 - 16/02/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
In the words of Xurxo Lobato, the Luis Ksado Photographic Creation Award seeks to "Document through photography. To impact through the pain of the victims. To recover our silenced historical memory. To portray in an anthropological way the Galician girls and boys.  To travel to show us ...
16/01/2020 - 14/03/2020
Colexio de Fonseca
An exhibition by the painter Pedro Ávila Durán, who has a long career and is known for his still lifes with everyday objects.    
17/01/2020 - 14/02/2020
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
Through drawings, paintings and installations, in a versatile and polyhedral exhibition, Noya brings together different reflections on the idea of vacuity, the fragility of life and the appearance of things, to tense and question the visiting public, through emotions, drives and common places.
22/01/2020 - 17/05/2020
Auditorio de Galicia
A review of the cases and covers designs that accompanied the Galician music at the end of the 20th century, curated by Fausto Isorna. In his own words, "This is not, therefore, a history of Galician music, although it is one, but a journey through the work of artists, photographers, designers...
23/01/2020 - 14/03/2020
Colexio de Fonseca
The exhibition includes a representative selection of the legacy of this humanist as it is preserved in the historical background of the USC. Some of the exhibits are unique pieces in Spain, according to the curator of the exhibition, as is the case with his edition of Dictys Cretensis, which...
23/01/2020 - 31/12/2020
Fundación Eugenio Granell
The Council of Santiago and the Eugenio Granell Foundation are hosting, at the latter's headquarters, the works of the Maside Legacy, acquired by the Consorcio de Santiago and the Deputación da Coruña, with the exhibition "Carlos Maside. [Patrimonio de Galicia]". The exhibition...
23/01/2020 - 06/02/2020
Centro Comercial Área Central
From February 1 to February 18, 2020, the photographic exhibition "Xenerais da Ulla" will be exhibited in Área Central. A sample of selected images, full of color, which reflects the essence and character of the traditional rural carnival of the "Xenerais da Ulla", declared a Festival of...
24/01/2020 - 15/02/2020
Parque de la Alameda
A total of 80 large format images summarize what was 2019. A photographic account that can be seen until February 15th.  Each image is accompanied by an explanatory text and the date it was taken. They are distributed in 20 cubes of metallic structure, of meter and a half wide by...
01/02/2020 - 02/02/2020
12:30
Almost 30 exhibitors will display the different varieties of  this flower that brings colour to the Galician gardens in the winter season, at the exhibition organized by the Cultural Association of Rocha Forte. Enjoy the beauty of Japonicas, Sinensis, Sasanquas ...among other literary...
21/02/2020 - 01/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
As a member of the first generation of installation artists that emerged in the American art scene in early years of the nineteen-seventies, Francesc Torres (Barcelona, Spain, 1948) is widely known as one of the historic points of reference in multimedia installation art. His personal and...
06/03/2020 - 14/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Manfred Gnädinger (Radolfzell, 1936 - Camariñas, 2002) better known as Man de Camelle, was portrayed for decades by the press as an extravagant character, preventing us from looking beyond and acknowledging the true artistic dimension of his life and work.
13/03/2020 - 03/06/2020
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Caosmos is an approach to the career of the Galician artist Antón Patiño (Monforte de Lemos, Lugo, 1957), focussing on an anthology of pieces that covers different stages of his work in the field of plastic arts, from his participation in the foundation of Atlántica (a...

Religious

12/04/2019 - 28/04/2019
April 12  9:30 pm. Church of San Miguel dos Agros. Procession of 'Virgen de los Dolores' April 14. Palm Sunday  10:45 am. Church of Orden Franciscana Seglar (Third Order of St. Francis). Procession of The Entry Into Jerusalem 6:00 pm. Church of...
12/04/2019
21:30 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
Friday, April 12, 2019: PROCESION OF "LA VIRGEN DE LOS DOLORES" Brotherhood of 'Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno y la Santísima Virgen de los Dolores'
14/04/2019
18:00 | Iglesia de As Ánimas
Palm Sunday, April, 14 2019: PROCESSION OF 'LA ESPERANZA'  Brotherhood of 'La Esperanza'
14/04/2019
10:45 | Iglesia de la Tercera Orden
Sunday, April, 14 2019: PROCESSION OF THE ENTRY INTO JERUSALEM “Orden Franciscana Seglar” (Third Order of St. Francis)  
15/04/2019
21:30 | Iglesia de Santa María do Camiño
Monday, April, 15 2019: PROCESSION OF 'LA HUMILDAD' Brotherhood of 'La Humildad'
16/04/2019
22:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
Tuesday, April, 16 2019: PROCESIÓN OF 'LA ORACIÓN DEL HUERTO Y PRENDIMIENTO' (THE PRAYER IN THE GARDEN AND ARREST OF JESUS)  Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz'
16/04/2019
21:00 | Convento e Iglesia de las Madres Mercedarias
Tuesday, April, 16 2019: PROCESSION OF 'SANTÍSIMO CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA'  Brotherhood of 'Cristo de la Paciencia'
17/04/2019
23:00 | Convento, Iglesia y Colegio de las Huérfanas
Wednesday, April, 17 2019: PROCESSION OF 'LOS ESTUDIANTES'  Brotherhood of 'Stmo. Cristo de la Misericordia, Nuestro Padre Jesús de la Esperanza y Nuestra Señora de los Remedios'
17/04/2019
19:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
Holy Wednesday (April, 17 2019): WAY OF THE CROSS Coordinator of Secular Religious Organisations
18/04/2019
23:30 | Convento e Iglesia de Santo Agostiño
Maundy Thursday, April, 18 2019: PROCESSION OF 'JESÚS FLAGELADO' Brotherhood of 'Nuestro Padre Jesús Flagelado'
18/04/2019
19:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
Maundy Thursday (Thursday, April 18, 2019): PROCESSION OF 'LA ÚLTIMA CENA DEL SALVADOR' Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz'
19/04/2019
23:00 | Iglesia de Santa María Salomé
Good Friday (Friday, April, 19 2019): PROCESSION OF 'LA VIRGEN DE LA SOLEDAD' Brotherhood: Cofradía de la Virgen de la Soledad
19/04/2019
20:00 | Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
Good Friday (Friday, April, 19 2019): PROCESSION OF 'EL SANTO ENTIERRO' (BURIAL OF JESUS) Brotherhood: Cofradía Numeraria del Rosario
19/04/2019
18:00 | Iglesia da Nosa Señora da Angustia
Good Friday (Friday, April, 19 2019): PROCESSION OF 'LA QUINTA ANGUSTIA' Brotherhood of 'Nuestra Señora de la Quinta Angustia'
19/04/2019
10:30 | Iglesia de San Miguel dos Agros
Good Friday (Friday, April, 19 2019): PROCESSION OF THE HOLY ENCOUNTER Brotherhood of 'Noso Pai Xesús Nazareno e a Santísima Virxe das Dores'
20/04/2019
20:00
Holy Saturday (Saturday, April, 20 2019): PROCESSION OF 'LOS HERMANOS' Brotherhood of 'Cristo de la Unción y Nuestra Señora de la Serenidad'
21/04/2019
10:30 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
Sunday, April 21, 2019: PROCESSION OF 'EL CRISTO RESUCITADO' Franciscan Brotherhood of 'La Veracruz'
28/04/2019
11:00 | Convento de clausura de Nuestra Señora de la Merced
Dominica in Albis (Sunday, April 28, 2019): PROCESSION OF 'EL CRISTO DE LA PACIENCIA'  Brotherhood of 'El Cristo de la Paciencia'

Annual

22/07/2011 - 26/07/2011
00:00
Folk music from Galicia –Celtic- and the rest of the world. Roots and tradition, innovation and experimentation come together in the city squares. Organizer: Concello de Santiago.  
01/10/2014 - 05/06/2015
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
From October to June, the Real Filharmonía de Galicia and other Spanish and international orchestras feature more than 30 concerts, close to 100 musical compositions and 40 invited conductors and soloists await the public in the Auditorio de Galicia.
20/12/2015 - 28/12/2015
Teatro Principal
A festival is held every year around Christmastime, featuring a lyrical programme of classical Spanish zarzuelas, musicals and operetas by renowned interpreters. Organiser: Concello de Santiago / Asoc. Galega da Lírica Teresa Berganza.    
08/02/2019 - 10/02/2019
Hotel Palacio del Carmen, Autograph Collection *****
Sixth edition of the International Festival of Tango in Compostela that every year organizes the association Compostela Tango Club. As in previous editions it has the presence of dancers and musicians of international renown to give seminars, perform shows, and select the best tangos to dance....
18/02/2019 - 24/03/2019
Facultad de Geografía e Historia
The Concert Cycle Novos Talentos Musicais is aimed at Galician chamber musicians living in Galicia or students of Galician Music Centres up to 32 years of age. It is an initiative promoted by the Compostela Sound Association and the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC).
12/03/2019 - 17/03/2019
Teatro Principal
Atlántica, Festival Internacional de Narración Oral, was born in 2013 with headquarters in Santiago de Compostela with a clear vocation of being an encounter of voices and stories with an atlanticist profile and now it is sailing all over Galicia.
17/05/2019 - 02/06/2019
Parque de la Alameda
Recent publications at bargain prices, decades- and even centuries-old books, documents about Santiago and Galicia… A good excuse for visiting one of the city’s best parks in spring.
04/08/2019 - 17/08/2019
NOTE. This information, is the expected for the year 2019.   An annual event that has been held in Santiago de Compostela since 1957; it provides Spanish music training to professional and student performers from all over the world. During the course, concerts are held in singular...
18/09/2019 - 23/09/2019
Teatro Principal
  Outstanding lied singers from all over the world give recitals along with the pianist and festival organiser Roger Vignoles. Each year deals with a central theme, giving rise to specialised conferences on the genre. Organizer: Concello de Santiago / Asociación de Amigos de...
12/10/2019 - 20/10/2019
NOTE. This information is for the year 2019. Puppeteers from several countries present their singular productions. Children’s shows, outdoor performances and evening shows. And also round tables, exhibitions and workshops… an entire range of activities related to...
07/11/2019 - 10/11/2019
The Encounter of Compostela Illustrated Travel Journals, was created in 2016 by El Patito Editorial and the direction of Miguelanxo Prado, as a winter event in the city of Santiago, open to artists from all over the world. It takes place during the second weekend of November, and its purpose is...
15/06/2020 - 17/06/2020
Salón Teatro
Agadic organizes this Galician performing arts market festival. Through a selection of recently produced shows and a programme of parallel activities, this initiative takes the pulse of the current situation of the sector in Galicia. At the same time, it provides its professionals with a...
04/05/2019
20:30 | Teatro Principal
ALMA (non é hippie), is the first vertical dance show in Galicia, a production of the Colectivo Verticalia, or what is the same, of the companies Duelirium and Traspediante, with the support of Pistacatro.  ALMA (non é hippie) investigates the different perceptions about...
18/01/2020
21:00 | Sala Malatesta
25 years ago Bravú was born, a cultural phenomenon that arrived with a Galician accent to mark an entire generation. Culturactiva S. Coop Galega and the Sala Malatesta celebrate this important date with a concert by the leaders of this musical explosion with denomination of origin:...