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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 22 October, 2020

Music

24/10/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
28/10/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
This event is part of the cycle of concerts commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of Concepción Arenal.
28/10/2020
20:30 | Salón Teatro
The CDG celebrates the centenary of the Salón Teatro with the musical programme Mércores de varanda, which will offer eight concerts by Galician artists and groups to commemorate the centenary of the inauguration of this building on Rúa Nova in Compostela, where the Xunta...
31/10/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
03/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
05/11/2020
Auditorio de Galicia
The Auditorio de Galicia is hosting the opera by Gluck Orfeo and Eurydice in a context where health restrictions will influence not only the stalls but also the stage. The performance of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia and the soloist voices of the lyric representation will be ...
06/11/2020 - 08/11/2020
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
The Museum of Pilgrimages is celebrating the 5th anniversary of its new exhibition site in Praza das Praterías with a series of activities over the weekend.
10/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
14/11/2020
20:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
17/11/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
26/11/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
To welcome the Compostela public, as for health safety reasons this year the orchestra cannot go to the neighbourhoods, it will invite the neighbourhood associations to the Auditorio de Galicia, to 3 concerts to be held on the 30th of September and the 1st and 2nd of...
01/12/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
15/12/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Chamber music by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) on the 250th anniversary of his birth
18/12/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
In these times of uncertainty we want to light a new fire of renewal, as in the times of our ancestors, when our grandparents cleaned the stone of the fireplace at this time and lit this new fire that would light up the whole year and bring good fortune to the house and the family for the...
20/12/2020
20:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
Special Christmas concert offered by the groups of the Orquestra da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela.    
20/12/2020
20:30
Fuliada na Vila is presented with a band of 11 musicians led by Richi Casás with a beautiful jazzband arrangement on Galician music of oral tradition.
22/12/2020
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The association Peregrinos Musicais is organising this Christmas concert in the University Paraninfo
26/12/2020
18:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Christmas repertoire of these great musicians that continues with their 24 Galician popular instruments in their performances.
04/01/2021
18:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This group of children's music includes the popular Galician classics, giving them their particular touch.    
05/01/2021
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
06/01/2021
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
In tempo cos ventos is the title that groups the fourteen concerts that the Municipal Band will give in the next three months. This season there will be important collaborations: Abrahan Cupeiro, Esteban Batallán, José Alberto Pina and Marina Penas, which enrich the already wide...
09/01/2021
21:00 | Sala Capitol
Miriam Rodriguez is back on stage. After a year of intense work between London, Mexico and Spain, she presents her new tour La dirección de tu suerte.
23/01/2021
21:00 | Sala Capitol
20/02/2021
12:00
Online broadcasting through the Cidade da Cultura's youtube channel
09/03/2021
20:00 | Paraninfo da Universidade
On 9 March, a piano concert by Alba Raña will take place at the Paraninfo of the University.
11/03/2021
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
13/03/2021
20:30 | 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...
16/03/2021
20:00 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
18/03/2021
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
25/03/2021
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
26/03/2021
Teatro Principal
Faia Díaz presents a new show, which is actually an evolution, another step in her creative process since the first album.
08/04/2021
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
16/04/2021
19:30 | Teatro Principal
After 21 years together and hundreds of concerts all over the world, the most international Galician jazz trio presents their seventh album ' Sumrrá 7 visións', a new record that represents the consolidation of a unique way of understanding live music. A maturity and a...
18/04/2021
12:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
22/04/2021
20:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
23/04/2021
19:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Guadi Galego presents its new album 'Costuras'.    
25/04/2021
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
27/04/2021
20:00 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
04/05/2021
20:00 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
08/05/2021
12:30 | Parque de la Alameda
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
09/05/2021
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
10/05/2021 - 12/05/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
The Escola de Altos Estudos Musicais continues with the concert series A Escola na Cidade. The students of the Curso Avanzado de Especialización Orquestal (CAEO) will perform several chamber concerts at the Paraninfo of the University of Santiago, on 10 and 12 May at...
11/05/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concert by pianist Anna Sarkisova
13/05/2021
19:30 | Plaza de la Quintana
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
15/05/2021
19:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
16/05/2021
20:00 | Plaza del Obradoiro
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
18/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The cast of the show is made up of artists of recognised prestige in the world of music and the contemporary Galician scene: Mónica de Nut will give voice to the poems of Xela Arias mixed with the recorded recitations of the author herself and will also interact with the musicians...
18/05/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
20/05/2021
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
23/05/2021
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the spring cycle of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
26/05/2021 - 26/08/2020
19:30 | Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
The Hotel NH Collection Santiago once again offers music and gourmet savories during its delivery in 2021. Appointments will be as always free after previous collection of invitation. The nights will start with the musical session of a local DJ and will continue with live performances from...
27/05/2021
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2020-21 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.    
29/05/2021
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
01/06/2021
20:30 | Paraninfo da Universidade
Concerts cycle dedicated to F. Schubert at the Paraninfo of the University.    
18/09/2021
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

Dance

28/11/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The artist/mass, DJ/bodies, music/movement dialogue is integrated into a night or concert environment through the lighting proposal and the strong commitment to live music. The bodies that attend the DIRECTO9 concert live a group experience. As if they were athletes' bodies, they take their...
19/12/2020
18:30 | Teatro Principal
28/04/2021
20:00 | Teatro Principal
Dosis de paraíso is Sharon Fridman's new creation, an exploration of love and relationships, in which she develops a dialogue with new technologies in search of emotional spaces, thanks to the collaboration with international artists from Belgium and...
29/04/2021
19:30 | Teatro Principal
The dancer and creator Marta Alonso presents her own history in dance, through a little girl who plays and dances with her mother, her first movements with the music of the 80s and 90s, and her contact with classical ballet, ending this journey in contemporary dance, without forgetting the...
22/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The piece EM-NA is based on the idea of vibration as a manipulative element. It is an investigation into "subcutaneous acoustics" through vibration and the resulting silence in the body of the other. The relationship between the performers goes through different states: compressing,...

Theatre

23/10/2020
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The Teatro Principal hosts the premiere in Galicia of this show based on the novel by the writer and neighbour Arantza Portabales.
06/12/2020
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Going through the forests of memory we find a woman, many women, united by the same name, who incessantly ask themselves if there is a feminine destiny on Earth. As an echo of her own echo, in a journey that is not chronological but lived, Pope Joan wears male clothes and gives light in the...
19/02/2021 - 20/02/2021
20:00 | Teatro Principal
The spectator will see the learning process that the protagonist undertakes from the school teacher and also to the tragedy of living in fear, to the harsh impact of the outbreak of civil war.
21/02/2021
18:30 | Teatro Principal
Through humour, dance, manipulation of objects and physical theatre, Teatro ó Cubo launches its fourth production, marked by a new aesthetic and dialogue with children and family audiences.
26/02/2021 - 27/02/2021
19:30 | Teatro Principal
Dreaming Juliet is the new creation for adult audiences by Elefante Elegante. The show is inspired by the play Romeo and Juliet by W. Shakespeare to address the most essential question of human existence: love.
06/03/2021
19:30 | Teatro Principal
A peculiar opera troupe, made up of five eccentric singers, are about to perform a recital with a repertoire of the greatest composers of the genre.
13/03/2021
20:00 | Teatro Principal
Él Alemán is a play with an experimental vocation, written, directed and performed by Diego Anido, which revolves around the idea of sacrifice through everyday absurdity
16/04/2021 - 17/04/2021
18:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
El bar que se tragó a todos los españoles tells the story of Jorge Arizmendi, a priest from Navarre who in 1963, at the age of thirty-three, decides to change his life, leave the priesthood, and travel to the United States to learn English and marketing. The place where he landed...
24/04/2021
19:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
SOGA E CINSA, a Renaissance triptych for 11 witches in 101 minutes, deals with the Witch Hunts in Europe in the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries with the aim of making visible the genocide it entailed and its perverse connection with the development of the capitalist system.
30/04/2021
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
It is a moving and surprising piece that tells us about Lorca from a 21st century sensibility, where we approach the lesser-known aspects of the life and work of Federico García Lorca. The journey it presents is not an archaeological journey, but a way of getting to know our own reality...
03/05/2021 - 09/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
The XXI Mostra de Teatro Universitario is held in the city, a true showcase of the Galician university theatre movement, as it is the venue for all the companies of the USC as well as the companies of the universities of Vigo, Ourense and Lugo.    
07/05/2021 - 08/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
Xan and Mar are confined to their small flat by a virus. Shelves full of food, beer and toilet paper. And it all looks like a game. Take away the sofa to put in the bed. He takes down the bed to put up the dinner. He takes half his body out of the small window to catch the neighbour's ...
20/05/2021 - 21/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
'Bernarda' is a close, understandable and universal story. We all know someone like Bernarda in our environment, and we all have a bit of Bernarda inside us, because this generational clash between parents and children is a universal constant, and depending on which side we are we see...
27/05/2021
20:00 | Teatro Principal
Based on his own text, Antón Reixa plays a patient in a mental institution who receives guests at an open-door session.

Shows

23/10/2020 - 25/10/2020
Salón Teatro
This week, the Salón Teatro is hosting Cinema Sticado, a multidisciplinary group of artists who put on visual theatre and live cinema shows. It is the first time that the company presents its complete shows at the Salón Teatro. Human-sized puppets, live cinema, visual...
18/12/2020
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
15/01/2021
21:00 | Auditorio Abanca
Martita de Graná, one of the most media-friendly and entertaining influencers in the world today, is taking to the stage in the best theatres and concert halls in Spain. Her success is so great that her father still doesn't believe it; hence the name of her show Mi padre...
18/04/2021
18:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Compostela is a circus city, many circus artists reside in the city and want to celebrate their day, making a show of the best of their work with the best numbers of colleagues in the state. The Grand Circus Gala will feature a complete variety of acts from the most surprising and risky...
22/04/2021 - 23/04/2021
19:30 | Teatro Principal
Illas desertas was born as a response to a competitive world that only knows how to walk in one direction: that of making us productive. The show proposes a journey towards nothing, anchored in narrative and audiovisual poetry where the audience is an active part of the piece.

Storytelling

28/12/2020
18:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This renowned and award-winning storyteller will tell a typical Christmas story accompanied by a string quartet, the Ensemble ConcertArt, which will delight the little ones and those who are not so little.

For children

24/10/2020 - 26/12/2020
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
During the months of October to December, the MDPS will launch the third edition of Museo en Familia, a programme of activities to turn the Museum into a cultural meeting place for all audiences, with special attention to children and their family environment.  This year, due to the...
14/11/2020
18:00 | Centro Sociocultural de Vite
17/12/2020 - 02/01/2021
From 17th December to 2nd January, the Apalpadora and the Paxe de Nadal will visit the socio-cultural centres in Santiago.    
27/12/2020
18:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
The traditional Festa do Apego becomes a Festival on this occasion, with a cast of artists recognised by the small audience who will put on an unprecedented show that shows the wealth of creations in the Galician language for children
20/02/2021 - 21/02/2021
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...
30/04/2021
Teatro Principal
Catro is Caramuxo Teatro's new proposal for early childhood. It is a visual piece that plays with life, with shapes, sounds and textures, with movement...
01/05/2021
Teatro Principal
...y las ideas vuelan is a fresh show where few objects play a leading role and small discoveries grow into fun, fantastic scenes, full of complicity. A circus show where play, collaboration with the audience, light and music are linked to make each performance a different experience.
02/05/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
When we are babies, and not yet born, we already dance. We dance in a warm amniotic fluid that sways to the taste of our mother's breath and footsteps. Then when we are born, out of happy memories comes a need to continue dancing. That's why our mothers rock us to soothe and lull us to...
09/05/2021
18:30 | Teatro Principal
Esencial is a show about transitions. Five characters who play, who dream, an adventurous journey that will take us to hidden places where the vital decision will be to take the simplest path.  This new show by Vaivén Circo is presented with a staging inspired by Waldorf's...

Fairs

02/12/2020 - 05/01/2021
As every year, locals and visitors can do their Christmas shopping at the 70 stalls of decoration, gourmet food and crafts (jewellery, wood, ceramics, glass, leather, toys, textiles, original watering can, design ...) of the market in addition to the wide range of local shops in the ...
18/12/2020 - 20/12/2020
Monasterio e Iglesia de San Martiño Pinario
Christmas festival dedicated to the creative talent of artists, artisans, producers and entrepreneurs in Galicia: fashion design brands and accessories, handmade toys, jewelry and jewelry, illustration and stationery, decoration, ceramics, household objects...
24/04/2021
Seminario Menor (Minor Seminary)
The I Festa do Libro e da Cultura hosts a lot of activities with the participation of some forty entities, including bookshops, publishers, craft and gastronomy stalls, theatre companies and music and dance academies.

Festival

05/11/2020 - 07/11/2020
After being cancelled in mid-March, the eighth edition of the Festival Atlántica once again offers storytelling shows for all audiences and in various spaces.    
20/05/2021 - 23/05/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
We already have a preview of the programme for the seventh edition, renewed in the direction -Galician Lola Correa- and also in the format: 11 pieces from Spain [Galicia, Castilla y León, Madrid and Catalonia], Portugal, United Kingdom, France and Japan concentrated in a long weekend,...

Literature

23/04/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
04/06/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
18/06/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...
02/07/2021
19:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Biblioteca de Galicia invites ten of our most representative authors to share with the public their experiences around a singular work of Galician literature. The aim will not be that they talk about their own work, but about a title of our literature, selected by themselves, which has...

Educational events

02/06/2021 - 06/06/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Museo Centro Gaiás of the Cidade da Cultura will once again be transformed in June into the virtual space that will host the Maker Faire Galicia, which in its seventh edition repeats with a new fully online format. The meeting will once again be a great showcase for creativity and...

Cinema

26/10/2020 - 30/10/2020
22:00 | Teatro Principal
06/11/2020 - 22/11/2020
Teatro Principal
The 34th edition of the festival will be held from the 6th to the 22nd of November in four halls in the city (Teatro Principal, Salón Teatro, NUMAX and Sala Mozart of the Auditorio de Galicia). In them we will be able to attend the projection of 95 films, of which 43 are free, in an ...
18/12/2020 - 23/12/2020
Salgueiriños
From 18 to 23 December you can get free access to the Salgueiriños car park to experience the cinema in a unique way using our vehicle's radio equipment.
23/01/2021 - 24/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The programme of this fifth edition of Pequefilmes will bring together the most outstanding of the current international production dedicated to children's audiences.
16/05/2021
22:00 | Salgueiriños
Maria Solinha is the new film by director Ignacio Vilar, responsible for A Esmorga. A play becomes a conversation between present and past, fiction and reality, through what did happen to Maria Solinha, a woman who lived in the village of Cangas de Morrazo during the 17th century. Among the...

Courses and workshops

23/10/2020 - 01/11/2020
18:30 | CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea)
This course aims to introduce contemporary opera to those with no knowledge, who wish to learn about its basic musical concepts, why and how they have arisen and immerse themselves in its different types: expressionist, dodecaphonic, serial, opera-installation, Literaturoper, etc., with special...

Celebrations

04/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
Christmas arrives in Compostela with a programme full of activities included in the attached publication.    
05/12/2020
12:00 | Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
The children of Compostela will have the opportunity to personally hand over their letters to the Three Wise Men at a reception in the Church of San Domingos de Bonaval.
18/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
This Nadal no Gaiás does not want to lose the illusion so it will fill the Cidade da Cultura with a lot of light, colour and songs.
30/01/2021
Illustration Day is celebrated every year on 30 January, coinciding with Castelao's birthday. In addition to remembering and vindicating the role of illustration professionals in the cultural industry, each year a historical Galician illustrator is honoured. This year's protagonist is Lolita...
08/03/2021 - 28/03/2021
Compostela celebrates International Women's Day with a special programme with conferences, cinema, plays and music. Check the full programme at artellandofeminismo.gal

Sport

11/12/2020 - 31/01/2021
Centro Comercial Área Central
From Friday 11 December the traditional natural ice rink is up and running and ready for you to enjoy.

Fiestas

04/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
Iglesia y Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval
In this singular Christmas 2020, Santiago Tourism promotes the illumination of the facade of the convent of San Domingos de Bonaval, which will be tinted with colour and over it will be projected coloured balloons with messages of this Christmas season.    
04/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
Casa da Conga
People who cross the Praza da Quintana at dusk during the Christmas season will receive a very special greeting from 8 Galician illustration professionals.    
04/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
Colegio de San Xerome
In this singular Christmas 2020, Turismo de Santiago wants to complete the illumination of the Obradoiro square by covering the Pazo de San Xerome with architectural light using wallwashers. This way, visitors will be able to appreciate its beautiful gothic façade, presided over by the...
04/12/2020 - 06/01/2021
18:00 | Parque de la Alameda
A tour of artistic illumination through the singular characters and other milestones in the history of Santiago and Galicia present in the Alameda de Santiago.    
13/05/2021 - 16/05/2021
The celebration of the Festas da Ascensión brings a full programme that includes a wide range of musical styles, activities for young and old, the traditional "cabezudos" (big-headed figures) and many attractions in the Alameda.    

Guided visits

24/10/2020
12:00
Walks organised by the Cidade da Cultura
21/11/2020
12:00
Walks organised by the Cidade da Cultura

Creation

24/03/2021 - 04/04/2021
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

05/05/2021 - 09/05/2021
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Drawing returns to the city, with a series of activities organised by the City Council of Santiago and Compostela Ilustrada in which illustration and feminism are mixed, thanks to some top-level guest speakers who will reflect on "The conscience of drawing".

Conferences

07/11/2020
11:30
This edition of the Urban Illustration Days is presented in virtual mode and will be concentrated on the day of Saturday, November 7. A series of meetings with illustrators, moderated by Maru Goda.
20/11/2020 - 27/11/2020
10:00
After a week that gave access to thousands of job offers and a multitude of training courses, the closing forum of the Talentia Summit '20 will be held on Friday 27 November at 6 p.m. The event can be followed via streaming on the Talentia website and already has over 1,000 registered...
04/12/2020
10:00 | Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Galicia
The Consortium of Santiago will hold a day to commemorate the 35th anniversary of Santiago as a World Heritage Site.
11/05/2021
19:30 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago

Cultural centres

23/04/2021
The rede de Centros Socioculturais programmes a dozen activities to promote reading on the occasion of International Book Day in the CSCs of Santa Marta, Vite, O Romaño, Conxo and Fontiñas and three actions in social media, including a book...

Meetings

24/03/2021 - 27/03/2021
O que no se escribe. Arquivos sonoros e creación contemporánea (Sound archives and contemporary creation) is a conference of learning and experimentation about our sound heritage, a sharing of traditional music from a perspective that is as unique as it is global

Exhibitions

26/10/2020 - 30/11/2020
Biblioteca Pública Ánxel Casal
05/11/2020 - 10/01/2021
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Within the framework of the International Meeting of Travel Books Compostela Ilustrada, every year a project is designed with female illustrators with the aim of highlighting the role of women in the art world. In this fourth edition, the artist selected was Asturian Catalina Rodríguez,...
06/11/2020 - 30/05/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Coinciding with the centenary of the birth of Isaac Díaz Pardo (22nd August 1920-5th January 2012), an exhibition was conceived at the Museo Centro Gaiás  which had approached his overflowing personality and his extensive and multifaceted work, always from an integrating...
12/11/2020 - 28/02/2021
Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
Drawn Architectures, new exhibition of the Pilgrimages Museum and Santiago, located on the first floor of Platerías' headquarters. Santiago Catalán makes available to the public a whole compendium of architectures configured around the cathedral and the city of Compostela. With a...
12/11/2020 - 07/03/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Hejduk towers will become a sound and visual deposit of experiences of the Way of St. James, collected during the year of the pandemic, until the 7th of March. The distance of the image is the title of this artistic intervention, signed by the visual creators Felipe Romero and Marius I....
13/11/2020 - 22/12/2020
Colexio de Fonseca
Aimed at the general public, this exhibition presents a chronological overview of the presence of the military in scientific projects through five of the many scientific expeditions in which Spain participated.    
Free
20/11/2020 - 31/12/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
The exhibition Virxilio brings together all the characteristics that make up the painting of the author born in the city of Las Burgas, with the aim of offering a precise and honest retrospective of an artist vital to the Galician avant-garde.
02/12/2020 - 31/01/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
A voz presente, the exhibition's motto, gives meaning to an exhibition in which Carvalho's word is the main protagonist. Through his own voice, his writings and the interviews granted, the author's presence is materialized in each of the spaces that make up the exhibition, curated by...
04/12/2020 - 05/01/2021
11:00 | Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
More than 200 figures of clay and painted canvas, all handmade, make up this birth that includes different scenes, moving parts and also lighting and sound.    
04/12/2020 - 10/01/2021
All the Nativity scenes that you can visit this Christmas in Santiago de Compostela.
11/12/2020 - 25/01/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
Olmo Blanco presents PARKING, his new work in a hybrid exhibition format in which the barriers between art and craft converge to turn their gaze towards a society dominated by digitalisation and industrialisation.
Free
14/12/2020 - 31/12/2020
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
During this last month of the year, the José Lorenzo Contemporary Art Gallery gathers in its space in the Plaza del Toural, a compilation of the most outstanding and outstanding rubrics of the art of Galicia, housing a great variety of styles, plastics and morphologies.
17/12/2020 - 30/01/2021
Trinta
This exhibition -using the gallery's own architectural configuration- is articulated in its two floors from two different but complementary perspectives.
26/12/2020 - 20/02/2021
Colexio de Fonseca
The renowned engraver, born in Venezuela but from Vigo, by adoption, profession and heart, Yolanda Carbajales, exhibits her work in an exhibition that is certainly entitled Á procura da luz
13/01/2021 - 30/05/2021
Casa do Cabido
This exhibition extols the baroque spirit of the Casa do Cabido, promoting the idea of the mystery hidden behind the stony cloth of its façade.    
13/01/2021 - 25/04/2021
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The exhibition, promoted by the Consello da Cultura Galega, offers a journey through the most human side of Alfonso X, but also through the modern conception of his political project, his universality and his firm and decisive commitment to culture in general and the Galician ...
21/01/2021 - 27/02/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
A Caza shows the 22 originals of the comic of the same name, winners of the Castelao Comic Prize awarded annually by the Deputación de A Coruña.
04/03/2021 - 23/04/2021
Colexio de Fonseca
The exhibition 'Dona Emilia e Compostela' will be curated by José Manuel González Herrán, professor of Spanish Literature at the USC and member of the board of the Ateneo de Santiago
11/03/2021 - 06/06/2021
Museo do Pobo Galego
The Museo do Pobo Galego presents a collection of forty posters that are accompanied by flyers, stickers and other materials that refer to the 8th March, from the 1980s to well into the 21st century.
18/03/2021 - 05/09/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Os brancos segredos do seu ventre shows a selection of 53 works from the Fundación Rac by Bea Espejo, curator of this new project of the Museo Centro Gaiás. The RAC Foundation, situated in Pontevedra, founded by Carlos Rosón (Santiago de Compostela, 1955), treasures more...
23/03/2021 - 08/08/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The installation by Miguel Moreno Mateos (Madrid, 1978) is an allegory of the process of vital growth, a metaphorical journey through the processes that define us as people, that unite and differentiate us from others and link or separate us from the ecosystem.
24/03/2021 - 27/06/2021
Auditorio de Galicia
Solovki is how the islands of the Solovetsky Archipelago in the middle of the White Sea are commonly known in Russia. On the most protected part of the main island, next to a natural harbour, is the Orthodox complex of the Solovetsky Monastery, a World Heritage Site. But Solovki was also a...
27/03/2021 - 15/08/2021
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
Pharaoh. King of Egypt explores the symbolism and ideology of the Egyptian monarchy and attempts to reveal the stories that lie behind the objects and images of the heritage left us by this ancient civilization. The exhibition organized by the La Caixa Foundation includes 140 pieces from the...
31/03/2021 - 15/05/2021
Centro Cultural Afundación
New photography exhibition until 15 May at Afundación in Santiago de Compostela. Through 216 photographs, Adolfo Enríquez shows Galicia and its rich historical heritage, an invitation to its inhabitants and those who visit it to know, discover and also rediscover its great ...
08/04/2021 - 29/04/2021
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
The exhibition is the result of research work carried out by the Galicia Cidade e Territorio group, as a result of the grant awarded to the University of A Coruña as part of the O Teu Xacobeo programme, on the architecture of water as it passes through the five pilgrimage routes that...
15/04/2021 - 06/05/2021
Espacio de Arte Campus Stellae
On the occasion of the great public reception of her previous exhibitions, the art department of Campus Stellae is preparing a new exhibition by Ángeles Goás.
16/04/2021 - 31/05/2021
Metro Arte Contemporáneo
After nine years, Suso Basterrechea (Ferrol, 1968) returns to the METRO Gallery to update us on what has been happening in his studio in recent times. "Quise ser perfecto, quise ser minimalista, pero tengo goteras" is the title of this exhibition, a proclamation taken from one of his works,...
06/05/2021 - 03/06/2021
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The exhibition 'Corpos presentes' proposes a new itinerary through the art collection of the Fundación María José Jove, based on an exhibition project, a documentary and a publication on different concepts related to pilgrimage and inner...
07/05/2021 - 02/07/2021
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
In Interea, Alfonso Costa brings us his current year's production, seventeen works including oils on canvas and mixed media on paper in which black and white colours predominate. An elegant and careful selection of pieces made following his previous exhibition at the Pazo de Fonseca (Dentro do...
07/05/2021 - 10/06/2021
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
Línea rota de horizonte is an exhibition featuring a large-scale installation that establishes a dialogue with the structures of the city and its relationship with nature, in many cases mistreated and neglected or, as in this case, mutilated. It will also be complemented by other...
17/05/2021 - 25/05/2021
Zona "C"
The exhibition brings together a collection of poems by the author with portraits taken by the photographer Xulio Gil in the 80s and 90s when they were a couple. Xulio was winner of the 2013 Galician Critics' Prize for the Visual Arts and the author of the most emblematic images of Xela....

Fairs

08/05/2021 - 17/05/2021
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.
21/11/2020
11. Rúa do Vilar
The Galician artists Óscar Raña, Héctor Pichel, Abi Castillo, Iris Blanco and Tayone and the Argentinean Agustina Shuan will carry out artistic interventions in the shop windows of various establishments on Rúa do Vilar during the day, as part of the III Mostra de...
29/05/2021
20:30 | Teatro Principal
In 1944, Primo Levi was deported to Auschwitz. He was 24 years old. During his stay in the camp, he began to write 'If This Is a Man', an account of the ten months he was imprisoned.

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