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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

Music

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.

Dance

29/11/2018
20:30 | Teatro Principal
A Danced Conference proposes to answer the question of the public: And after Pina what? As a continuation of the original piece, Toni Jodar explains Modern and Contemporary Dance.  Toni Jodar is presented in its usual format, between the lecture and the show. He tells us about recent...

For children

20/08/2018 - 24/08/2018
11:30
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.
27/08/2018 - 31/08/2018
11:30
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.
13/09/2018
17:30 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
Our robin, shoes with clogs, guides children and adults through an place full of games. The participants in this adventure will be able to discover them and will be surprised in others thanks to the small stories told and sung by the animals and inhabitants of the farm, elaborated with toys,...
16/09/2018
17:30
The Club Hípico de Santiago organizes a approach session to the world of horses through music, with the collaboration of the Allegro school.
Free
11/10/2018
11:30 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
Storytelling for babies by Magin Blanco. A metaphor for children's growth and the discovery of the world from an artistic perspective. A show where the arts, music, songs, theatre, stories, will merge. For children from 0 to 3 years old. Previous inscription is necessary, maximum 25 boys and...
28/10/2018
One more year, November Sundays become the perfect time to enjoy good family shows while getting to know our surroundings.  Twelve sociocultural centres of Compostela, selected by the Departments of Cultural Action and Social Policies, will host a family programme combining scenic...
04/11/2018
One more year, November Sundays become the perfect time to enjoy good family shows while getting to know our surroundings.  Twelve sociocultural centres of Compostela, selected by the Departments of Cultural Action and Social Policies, will host a family programme combining scenic...
11/11/2018
One more year, November Sundays become the perfect time to enjoy good family shows while getting to know our surroundings.  Twelve sociocultural centres of Compostela, selected by the Departments of Cultural Action and Social Policies, will host a family programme combining scenic...
18/11/2018
One more year, November Sundays become the perfect time to enjoy good family shows while getting to know our surroundings.  Twelve sociocultural centres of Compostela, selected by the Departments of Cultural Action and Social Policies, will host a family programme combining scenic...
23/11/2018
17:00 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
Looking ahead to next year, MUPEGA is organizing a papyroflexia workshop where the children will build a calendar in the shape of a polyhedron. For the realization of the activity it is necessary to be skillful and precise folding the paper since, if the pieces are not made well, it is...
30/11/2018
18:30 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
The activity will be led by research staff from the USC Observatory who will show the participants the Stellarium, a free software program for planetary simulation and available for the main operating systems. Stellarium operates by simulating the spherical view of the sky in all directions on...
06/12/2018 - 09/12/2018
Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Galicia
Once again this year, the Palacio de Congresos opens its doors to host a new edition of Divernadal, an event conceived for children to enjoy during the evenings of December's bank holiday.  Free play is accompanied by materials and resources selected on the basis of functional,...
22/12/2018
Auditorio de Galicia
A day of activities for families who want to socialize children in Galician language (recommended age 0-6). Music, stories, dance, workshops, talks and entertainment spaces. Admission is free and until the full capacity of each space.
22/12/2018 - 29/12/2018
Sede SGAE/Fundación Autor
This Christmas, the SGAE Foundation has reserved a cycle of puppets for children and their families.
26/07/2019 - 20/09/2019
10:00 | Centro Comercial As Cancelas
Since July 26, the As Cancelas shopping center has hosted the CeliPark initiative, a large playground that combines a large exhibition of dinosaurs inside and outside the center and outdoor attractions located in the outdoor parking lot. +Info
29/07/2019 - 30/08/2019
11:30
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.
27/10/2019
12:00 | Sala Capitol
'Discovering Michael Jackson' - Rock in Family arrives at the Sala Capitol by the hand of SACMJJ, the best tribute band to Michael Jackson. +Info

Fairs

23/11/2018 - 25/11/2018
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Maker Faire is the world's largest inventors' fair, a showcase for creativity and ingenuity designed for all audiences and disciplines: gastronomy, robotics, mechanics, science, urban art, music, electronics, craftsmanship, etc. A place to share knowledge, discover fascinating projects and make...

Festival

13/10/2018 - 21/10/2018
More than 20 companies from all over the state come together in a new edition of the Galicreques puppet festival, with an extensive programme for all audiences.

Fiestas

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. 

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  
01/08/2019 - 07/08/2019
Every afternoon we can enjoy street circus performances in the squares of Quintana, Toural, Platerías and in the Alameda. 

Cultural centres

25/03/2019 - 15/09/2019
Centro Abanca Obra Social
Art and music are given by hand through the cultural project Sonoro Empeño, which offers a compendium of diverse activities with axis in the homonymous exhibition that has some of the most outstanding works of the Art Collection of ABANCA. A universe of experiences oriented to...

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...
15/02/2019 - 01/09/2019
10:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
'Value e mestría. Galicia como fútbol 'is the most ambitious exhibition about the phenomenon of football in Galicia, both in historical travel and in the number of pieces: 300, of which 200 are original. The exhibition begins in 1876, the year in which the first reference to the...
12/04/2019 - 08/09/2019
Museo Centro Gaiás
Exhibition that allows to contemplate the evolution and survival of the tradition in basketry, ceramics and jewelry of Galicia. +Info
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...
29/05/2019 - 22/09/2019
19:30 | Museo do Pobo Galego I
Exhibition Magic Galicia: Pilgrimages and Sanctuaries. Gustav Henningsen, ethnographic photographs (1965-1968) +info
28/06/2019 - 29/09/2019
11:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Project 20 Red Lights is a political essay that reveals the implications of the digital financialization of the economy and its relation to the radicalization of the neoliberal agenda, a topic of great importance in the context of our global culture that deserves a rigorous reflection from the...
28/06/2019 - 13/10/2019
CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
The exhibition tries to resituate the problem of refugees from a complex perspective, avoiding the sensational elements of journalistic immediacy and pointing to a more historical reflection that takes into account the way in which our societies have also been built from exile, with exile and...