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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 17 June, 2019

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.
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.
06/10/2019 - 30/12/2019
'En tempo cos ventos': Concerts by the Banda Municipal de Música de Santiago. +Info
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
20/11/2019 - 21/11/2019
11:00 | Teatro Principal
Educational concert with the Municipal Music Band of Santiago! Casiano Mouriño Maquieira, director SUSO VAAMONDE, narrator musician +info  
22/11/2019 - 22/10/2019
21:00 | Sala Capitol
After the success of his tour start 'Todo va a salir bien', Depedro returns to Galicia with two new dates in November, one of them in Santiago de Compostela.  +Info
24/11/2019
12:00 | Teatro Principal
BANDA MUNICIPAL DE MÚSICA DE SANTIAGO Casiano Mouriño Maquieira, director SUSO VAAMONDE, narrator musician +info  
28/11/2019
21:00 | Sala Capitol
The Galician band Agoraphobia, returns to revolutionize the current music scene with a new reformed, provocative and daring sound more daring than ever. With references like Queens of the Stone Age, Foals or the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Agoraphobia takes us to the most punk and garage of the 90's in...
29/11/2019
21:00 | Sala Capitol
'Los Chikos del Maíz' will be presenting their new album “Comanchería” in the main rooms throughout the state. As an advance they have already published two songs. "Valerie Solanas" and "Barrionalistas". +info
29/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
20:30 | Sala Capitol
The Outono Codex Festival returns on October 15 in which it is already the 9th edition of the Galician festival of black music. And it does, one more year, bringing Galicia the best of the genre through its usual format, a five-concert cycle in which it combines the choicest sounds of rythm...
30/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
19:00 | Sónar
The sixth edition of the Cortapega Festival arrives in Santiago de Compostela. A new appointment, which will take place on November 30, with the most eclectic and avant-garde electronics, in which they continue betting on live formats and emerging artists, with special attention to the projects...
05/12/2019
20:30 | Teatro Principal
Havana is a city of songs. Its spaces are full of music. The best Cuban musicians created and disseminated their songs from Havana, and the performers from there made themselves heard throughout the island and to the world. For this reason, the titles that Jamila Purofilin will interpret on...
11/12/2019
20:30 | Sala Capitol
Automatic City arrive in Spain for the first time at the Festival Outono Códax. +info  
13/12/2019
20:00 | Sala Capitol
20/12/2019
21:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Concert 'Grandes del Gospel - Mississippi Mass Choir' in the Auditorio de Galicia next December.
27/12/2019
21:00 | Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Galicia
'Remember Queen' will conquer the Palace of Congresses of Santiago de Compostela with a concert on December 27.    +Info
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

Dance

11/07/2019 - 14/09/2019
20:00 | Espacio de Arte Campus Stellae
Nights for the friends of the Argentine tango. +Info

Theatre

29/10/2019 - 03/11/2019
Teatro Principal
Amateur theatre companies present their productions.
30/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
20:30
Nacho Carretero and Xosé A. Touriñán bring to the theater the novel Fariña, an adaptation of Carretero's successful work on the history of drug trafficking in Galicia in the last decades of the last century. +info
30/11/2019
18:30 | Teatro Principal
'Distans' speaks about friendship: the memories that are still alive in our hearts despite the years. It speaks about the fragility of the human, the rupture, the loneliness, and the love able to regenerate and rebuild our relationships with others. +Info

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...

Shows

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...

Fairs

01/12/2019 - 05/01/2020
Crafts, design and activities for all audiences in Carreira do Conde.
20/12/2019 - 22/12/2019
13:00 | Centro Abanca Obra Social
The originality and talent have their own appointment, the Mercado da Estrela, a multidisciplinary space that in addition to the creative fair, in which the creators and entrepreneurs from Galicia present their products in the Centro Obra Social Abanca, will have a Cantina Gourmet with...

Educational events

09/11/2019 - 30/11/2019
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Activities in the Biblioteca de Galicia. +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 

Courses and workshops

02/10/2019 - 11/12/2019
19:00 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
Course taught at the CGAC in which it will try to unite the cinematographic gesture with the political gesture. + Info
07/11/2019 - 29/11/2019
20:30
Nighttime entertainment program during Thursday and Friday of November. +info
07/11/2019 - 29/11/2019
20:30
Nighttime entertainment program during Thursday and Friday of November. +info

Fiestas

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. 

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  

Meetings

28/11/2019
14:30 | Espacios USC
To protect WHSites' identity, while enhancing their cultural assets, in order to stimulate heritage-led economic and cultural development are the main challenges of AtlaS.WHThe main result wil be the sustainability plans of each WHS, by implementing an integrated and participative management...

Exhibitions

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
19/09/2019 - 05/01/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Second edition of this cycle of artistic interventions in the landscape of 'Cidade da Cultura' and whose gender brand is an identity mark, since all the curators of the projects are women.  In this context, the three interventions proposed for this new edition, located on the western...
21/09/2019 - 21/12/2019
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...
04/11/2019 - 30/11/2019
10:00 | Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
Bibliographic exhibition. +info
07/11/2019 - 31/12/2019
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
In collaboration with the IV International Meeting of travel books, "Simply Santiago" is presented, a sample formed by the drawings of Joaquín González Dorao. +info
07/11/2019 - 01/12/2019
19:00 | Fundación Eugenio Granell
The exhibition Borranchos. Aproximación á obra de Valle-Inclán by the artist Domingo Regueira continues the collaboration between the Valle-Inclán Museum in Pobra do Caramiñal and the Eugenio Granell Foundation. +info
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...

Annual

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...

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