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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

Fiestas

01/04/2022 - 03/04/2022
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 which pig’s ...

Shows

10/06/2022 - 12/06/2022
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia

For children

03/12/2021 - 05/01/2022
11:00 | Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
Near than 500 figures of clay and painted canvas, all handmade, make up this birth that includes different scenes, moving parts and also lighting and sound.    
30/12/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
26/02/2022
17:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia

Fairs

06/06/2022 - 09/06/2022
Salón Teatro
AGADIC organizes a new edition of the Galician performing arts market. 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...

Festival

22/10/2021 - 24/10/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
02/07/2022
12:00 | Colegiata Santa María a Real do Sar

Celebrations

30/10/2021
16:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
19/02/2022 - 23/02/2022

Fiestas

13/02/2022 - 01/03/2022
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...
26/02/2022 - 05/03/2022
23/06/2022
Plaza de Mazarelos
Coinciding with the Festivities of San Xoán, which fill the city with colourful and magical bonfires, Santiago welcomes, after two years of hiatus, a new edition of the festival that includes in its programme a variety of activities and workshops for the enhancement of Galician rites...

Guided visits

12/05/2022 - 29/05/2022
As part of the programme of O que non se escribe - conferences on contemporary creation based on sound archives- a sound walk is now available that will guide participants through different points of the city where they can find sound treasures. Each point hides a QR code to scan and listen...

Congresses and meetings

Conferences

03/11/2021 - 24/11/2021
Fundación Eugenio Granell
This November, the Eugenio Granell Foundation presents a series of conferences with the aim of disseminating and giving visibility to Eugenio Granell's political commitment to the party in which he was a lifelong militant, the POUM, and to highlight the historical memory of Republican...
13/12/2021
19:30 | Centro Cultural Afundación
On Monday, December 13th, at 7.30 p.m., the Ateneo de Santiago has scheduled a conference, organised by the Information Society Section, entitled "Carlos Velo no documental do século XX", which will be given by Fernando Redondo, Professor of Audiovisual Communication at the USC, at...
16/03/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
Lecture given by anthropologist Xosé Manuel González Reboredo, in which images of the main festivals of this type held in Galicia and northern Portugal will be projected. Professor Dr. González Reboredo will explain their origins, evolution and the similarities they have...

Meetings

12/05/2022 - 29/05/2022
O QUE NON SE ESCRIBE (WHAT IS NOT WRITTEN) is a conference of learning and experimentation on our sound heritage, a sharing of the most current projects around traditional music from a perspective that is as unique as it is global. A unique project that focuses on the process from the most...

Exhibitions

18/02/2022 - 16/04/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
09/03/2022 - 31/12/2022
Instituto de Estudios Gallegos "Padre Sarmiento"
The IEGPS, a joint centre of the CSIC and the Xunta de Galicia, to commemorate the 250th anniversary of Father Sarmiento, is organising this bio-bibliographical exhibition in the upper cloister of the IEGPS. The exhibition includes testimonies and publications representative of the ...
03/09/2022 - 16/09/2022
Travelling exhibition of the Federación Galega de Redeiras Artesás O Peirao

Religious

08/04/2022 - 17/04/2022
This year's celebration will feature 17 processions from Friday 8 April until Sunday 17, which will go through the streets of the historic centre. Apart from the liturgical celebrations, the Municipal Band of Santiago offers a concert together with the Orfeón Terra A Nosa and the...

Annual

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.

Theatre

16/09/2022 - 02/10/2022
Teatro Principal
Amateur theatre companies present their productions.

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