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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

- 14 August, 2020

Music

09/07/2020 - 03/09/2020
21:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cidade da Cultura's open-air concert series adapts on this occasion to what the new normality demands of us; smaller formats reducing the capacity of assistance to enjoy this experience with the assurance that health protection and social distance measures are being complied...
11/08/2020 - 15/08/2020
21:00 | Parque de San Domingos de Bonaval
The festival Feito a Man returns this year in a smaller format and a new location. From the streets of the old town it goes to the park of Bonaval, with a week of double concerts every night in thematic sessions of rock, jazz and folk.
14/08/2020 - 16/08/2020
18:00
The Compostela en Marcha cycle was created with the main objective of developing activities to revitalise, enhance and support the hotel and catering sector. The Seráns de Tardeo offer music and product tasting in different locations of the city.    

Dance

03/09/2018 - 05/09/2020
This festival searchs for the dynamization and promotion of contemporary dance, offering for a week various activities around the dance: Training workshops, talks with dance professionals and small and medium format shows in Cloisters and Open Spaces of Compostela.

For children

01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
It is aimed at both children and mixed teams in which adults can accompany the child. It will begin with an explanation in which the participation of the participants will be encouraged. It will be about Belvís Park and its surroundings: historical introduction, vegetable elements,...
01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
Since prehistoric times, plants have been used to treat all kinds of illnesses due to their soothing, anaesthetic, antiseptic or vulnerary properties. Plant species were collected to be used in a series of health problems, taken as an infusion or applied as...
01/07/2020 - 06/09/2020
CIPX: Centro de Interpretación dos Parques e Xardíns de Compostela
In this activity, the attendees will be explained the many uses that plants can have. For this, a botanical itinerary will be made around Belvís Park in which the uses of plants in general will be discussed, and visitors will place cards with the symbols on their uses to identify them....
03/08/2020 - 04/09/2020
11:45
Open activities organized by Xandobela to play, know,  discover, share, and, finally, to recover the street as play space and meeting for children.

Festival

Free
01/08/2020 - 01/09/2020
From August 1st to September 1st, dance, circus, poetry, music, heritage and much more in the streets of Compostela.  Download the complete programme and book the invitations on the Compostela Cultura website.

Guided visits

17/07/2020 - 30/09/2020
10:00 | Casa de la Troya

Announces

01/07/2020 - 31/08/2020
The summer competition for all readers in the province of A Coruña is here! Bring your creativity to the streets and show us your town hall in an original way. You can win a night for two with dinner, breakfast and access to the spa in the recently opened Parador de Muxía.

Exhibitions

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...
21/02/2020 - 31/12/2020
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...
04/03/2020 - 30/08/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Travelling exhibition of the Federación Galega de Redeiras Artesás O Peirao
13/03/2020 - 31/12/2020
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...
05/06/2020 - 05/09/2020
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
This exhibition brings together small unpublished works on paper, small objects and sculptures or photographs, created by twenty artists in their own homes, works that are born in a unique historical moment and that, with symbolic prices, want to stimulate the consumption of art of proximity...
15/06/2020 - 31/10/2020
10:00
Ad Limina Sancti Iacobi is the most loved collection of the artist Chencho Pardo Valdés, who carefully kept the drawings related to Galicia and they became part of his private collection. This exhibition is not only surprising for the artistic quality of the drawings and their...
27/06/2020 - 25/10/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Galician native mountain is characterized by its uncultivated land (without cultivation or labor), where every stone has a name and every plant a use; and where in many of its corners millenary legends sprouted that fed its identity. It is more than a landscape; it is a container of a rich...
29/06/2020 - 12/09/2020
Centro Cultural Afundación
The exhibition Con D de arte. Unha ollada infantil á Colección de Arte Afundación máis contemporánea, which was inaugurated on 11 February, was open for less than a month due to the security measures adopted by the coronavirus crisis and will reopen until 12...
01/07/2020 - 01/07/2021
Compostela Photo is an Urban Festival of Photography that takes place in the urban environment of the Ensanche of Compostela within the program 'O teu Xacobeo' of the Xunta de Galicia, with a very singular exhibition format that invites the visitor to discover the works of 15 contemporary...
01/07/2020 - 30/09/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Once again, the Galician Library wants to contribute to the dissemination of the figure chosen by the Royal Galician Academy to be honoured on the Day of the Galician Letters. This year 2020 the figure chosen was the scholar of the Galician language and literature Ricardo Carvalho Calero....
03/07/2020 - 29/08/2020
Colexio de Fonseca
Starting from the impact caused by the disaster in Fukushima in 2011, the painter Alfonso Costa reflects on the transformation that human beings have undergone as society and technology have advanced.    
09/07/2020 - 20/09/2020
Fundación Eugenio Granell
Maruxa Seoane: achegamento a Mª Elvira Fernández López is an exhibition project that delves into the figure of Luis Seoane's inseparable companion, a key person in his career who, after the artist's death in 1979, would dedicate her life to recovering and bringing together...
10/07/2020 - 29/08/2020
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
To reopen her gallery after the confinement, Luisa Pita brings together seven artists, four of whom represent the most contemporary Galician plastic art in their different lines of work. In painting Quintana Martelo and Menchu Lamas, in photography Juan Adrio (selected by the Aena Foundation...
11/07/2020 - 31/12/2020
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The exhibition space of the Galician Archives and Library is open to the public with the exhibition Memoria dunha década, which celebrates the ten years of existence of the Galician Archives.
22/07/2020 - 10/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This is a journey to childhood for both for adults and children, and an invitation to discover how childhood has been projected in the cinema over its more than one hundred years of history. This is the idea behind the exhibition organised in the City of Culture by La ...
25/07/2020 - 04/10/2020
Museo do Pobo Galego
The Museo do Pobo Galego Library has an interesting and multidisciplinary bibliographic and documentary collection, mostly coming from both private and institutional contributions. On this occasion, we are going to get to know Galicia through a careful anthology of tourist guides (books,...
27/07/2020 - 16/08/2020
Parque de la Alameda
Andrade is the Galician master to whom the Galician Academy of Fine Arts dedicates the Day of the Galician Arts 2020, for the diffusion of his figure and artistic trajectory. Andrade is one of the first great natural architects of Galicia in the middle of the Baroque, master of the most...
01/08/2020 - 20/09/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
Following the cycle of exhibitions based on the influence of the Parisian school, from this August, in the heart of Compostela, it will be possible to make a journey to the first half of the 20th century, through the art of the great masters who lived in the French capital in search of the...

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