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Santiago's Entertainment Guide

from 27 September, 2022

Music

28/09/2022
19:30 | Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
The Hotel NH Collection Santiago once again offers music and gourmet savories during its delivery in 2022. 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...
03/10/2022
19:00 | Igrexa San Domingos de Bonaval
Mouez Ar Jakez "(Voices of Jacques in Breton) is the vocal group of the Breton Association of Friends of Santiago de Compostela. The choir was created in 2004 by pilgrims, for whom the discovery of the musical heritage of Santiago de Compostela was a way of continuing their journey. They...
05/10/2022 - 07/10/2022
Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
05/10/2022
19:30 | Hotel NH Collection Santiago de Compostela *****
The Hotel NH Collection Santiago once again offers music and gourmet savories during its delivery in 2022. 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...
06/10/2022
21:00 | Casa das Crechas
Yaíma Orozco arrives in Galicia for the first time, as part of the European tour to present her fifth album "Mi libertad" (Cuba disco 2021 Award for best Trova album).
08/10/2022
21:00 | Convento e Iglesia de San Francisco
09/10/2022
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the cycle Camiños Sonoros of the Banda Municipal de Música.    
13/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
The Real Filharmonía de Galicia will celebrate the long-awaited return of the great Turkish pianist and composer Fazil Say with the Spanish premiere of his piece A mansión andante. Afterwards, Fazil will play Mozart's beautiful Concerto in C Major No. 21 and then the orchestra...
14/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Once again this year, the Asociación Amigos de la Ópera de Santiago de Compostela and the Ayuntamiento de Santiago are organising the Lied Cycle, included in the Auditorio's season tickets.
Free
20/10/2022
21:30 | Atlántico
Opening concert of the Acoustic cycle in the Atlantico pub.
20/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
22/10/2022
20:30 | Sala Capitol
Lágrimas de Sangre kicks off 2022 with a new tour and their new album "Armónico desorden" under their arm. A concert that will review all the classics of the band as well as some of the new songs from this album.
22/10/2022
22:00
23/10/2022
12:00 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The composer and multi-instrumentalist from Vigo Lucía Martínez comes to Gaiás to present her latest album accompanied by three musicians and friends - João Pedro Brandão, Pedro Neves and Carl Minnemann - with whom she forms the Lucía Martínez...
23/10/2022
12:00 | Teatro Principal
New concert of the season SONARTE 22/23 of the Banda Municipal de Música.  
27/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Once again this year, the Asociación Amigos de la Ópera de Santiago de Compostela and the Ayuntamiento de Santiago are organising the Lied Cycle, included in the Auditorio's season tickets.
28/10/2022
21:00 | Sala Capitol
Sofía Ellar presents in Santiago de Compostela the songs from her new album "Libre" on the Spanish tour of the same name.
28/10/2022
19:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
29/10/2022
21:00 | Sala Capitol
Familia Caamagno presents their latest album: "O mundo está derrotado".  A unique concert where they will be surrounded by friends and where there will be a lot of unforgettable collaborations.
30/10/2022
12:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the season SONARTE 22/23 of the Banda Municipal de Música.  
03/11/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
04/11/2022
20:00 | Sala Capitol
Panda dub is an one man project from Lyon in France created in the beginning of the 2000’s. Under this name, the producer proposes a dub music which is at the same time influenced both by the electro French novo-dub and by the UK stepper style. A music realised by computer as real...
05/11/2022
19:00 | Museo de las Peregrinaciones y de Santiago
The new album by Xoán Curiel Treides conmigo! is presented in Santiago in trio format. Voices and guitar by Xoán Curiel, accompanied by Bleuenn Le Friec on the harp and Álex Salgueiro on the flutes.  An extraordinary opportunity to listen to the small format of...
08/11/2022
21:00 | Modus Vivendi
11/11/2022
21:00 | Sala Capitol
La Farruca Producciones is organising this concert with three of the most powerful bands on the current Galician music scene: Sr. Salvaje, Trikornio and Los Pretty.
18/11/2022
20:00 | Paraninfo da Universidade
18/11/2022
21:30 | San Francisco Hotel Monumento
19/11/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
The Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofía and the Grupo Ciudades Patrimonio de la Humanidad de España renewed the collaboration agreement, under which 15 free concerts will be held between October and December in the 15 cities that make up the group. It will be within...
20/11/2022
21:00
23/11/2022
20:15 | Paraninfo da Universidade
24/11/2022
20:00 | Sala Capitol
U.D.O. is a German heavy metal band founded in Solingen in 1987. In their first stage (1987-1992), four studio albums were released which allowed them to gain a positive reputation in Europe. After four years of separation, in which Udo reunited with Accept, finally in 1996 the band reformed...
25/11/2022
23:30 | A Nave de Vidán
26/11/2022
21:15 | Sala Capitol
Monoulious DOP returns to the Sala Capitol to celebrate their 10th anniversary and with a new album under their ears, their "Disco Disko" with 12 new tracks in Disco, funkipop and electronica that you can buy in the same room and that make the group keep their transgressive identity without...
01/12/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
04/12/2022
18:30 | Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The Orchestra of the University of Santiago de Compostela, originally the Orquestra do Espazo de Cámara, was created with the aim of promoting an educational and cultural project whose fundamental axis is music among young university students and, by extension, among the citizens of ...
04/12/2022
18:00 | Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
San Fiz de Solovio will host this Christmas a very special choir concert, performed by the neighbourhood choirs of Castiñeiriño, Vite and Santa Susana/Ensanche.
15/12/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
05/01/2023
21:00 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.
26/01/2023
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
New concert of the 2022-23 season of the Real Filharmonía de Galicia.

Theatre

04/11/2022 - 05/11/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
Like other times, we start from a very local history. This time it is a story that has been transmitted orally from generation to generation among the people of the Verín region (Ourense, Galicia), during the last ninety years: the story of the curve in which the engineer José ...
11/11/2022 - 13/11/2022
20:30 | Auditorio de Galicia
In the words of the director and playwright of the show, Xesús Ron, "NEVERMORE can refer to both talking crows and screaming peoples, but the intention is the same: to make memory. The idea is to continue using documentary procedures to create fictions from our collective memory. In this...

Gastronomy

27/10/2022 - 13/11/2022
Santiago has a wide and diverse gastronomic offer based on the best Galician products and combining traditional and nouvelle cuisine. Santiago (é)Tapas, the city's tapas competition, is the perfect opportunity to discover the quality of the city's gastronomy, as it allows you to...

Shows

01/10/2022
20:00 | Auditorio Abanca
ES MI PALABRA CONTRA LA MÍA is the new monologue by Luis Piedrahita. A show full of wit and tenderness in which Luis analyses why nobody is happy with what they have been given.
07/10/2022 - 09/10/2022
Auditorio de Galicia
Inventio is a creation for family audiences full of humour, mystery and fantasy; a sensory journey at a dizzying pace and with echoes of futuristic cinema, which will visit 15 stages in Galicia, Spain and Portugal from September 2022 to January 2023.
28/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
All the absolute truths will be dismantled in this new show. For 90 minutes we will present a revolutionary new product that will make you question everything you have known until now: Avangelio.  We live in a world that is sustained by lies, we are lied to from the time we are small...
29/10/2022
20:30 | Auditorio Abanca
Ignatius Farray, in his show 'Comedy saved my life', will tell from his heart his experiences and opinions with the faith that laughter, sooner or later, will come. With more than 12 years doing Stand-up Comedy, he still believes that this is the most genuine and true style of comedy, precisely...
18/11/2022 - 20/11/2022
Recinto Ferial de Amio
Monsters World Tour, the motor show founded by Peter Stey, is coming to Santiago. Acrobatics with cars, motorbikes, quads, tractors and authentic racing Monster Trucks will shake the Amio fairgrounds for three days.

For children

01/10/2022 - 02/10/2022
Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Galicia
Imagine the dream of a faun, who dreams of animals from Africa, Asia, Australia, swimming, flying, big, small, slow, fast, prehistoric, farm and even orchestral. What dreams of music. Let's imagine an orchestra and a concert and let's dream of C. Debussy and C. Saint-Saëns. We will find...
09/10/2022
18:30 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
26/11/2022
17:30 | Mupega (Museo Pedagógico de Galicia)
02/12/2022 - 20/01/2023
All the Nativity scenes that you can visit this Christmas in Santiago de Compostela.
02/12/2022 - 05/01/2023
Iglesia de San Fiz de Solovio
One more Christmas, from Friday 2 December to Thursday 5 January, we will be able to enjoy this impressive Nativity scene donated and assembled by the nativity scene maker José Uzal: nearly 500 figures make up this nativity scene which includes different scenes, moving pieces and...

Others

23/12/2022 - 06/01/2023
Casa da Conga
People crossing the Praza da Quintana at dusk (from 6PM h until late at night) on the most important dates of this Christmas will receive a very special greeting: illustrations created specifically for projection on the Casa da Conga.

For children

05/01/2023
18:00 | Plaza del Obradoiro
The Three Wise Men will walk through the streets of the city to the Praza do Obradoiro.

Fairs

02/12/2022 - 05/01/2023
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 ...
16/12/2022 - 18/12/2022
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...

Festival

30/09/2022 - 01/10/2022
Museo do Pobo Galego
17/10/2022 - 22/10/2022
Luz Poética is the first young poetry festival in Compostela, inspired by the figure of the Compostela poet Luz Fandiño, who represents a great inspiration for Galician youth. The meeting, which will take place in various emblematic spaces of the Galician capital, such as the...
02/11/2022 - 30/11/2022
Riquela Club
The festival par excellence of black music is back for another year. Soul, jazz, R&B, rock&roll and more genres fill Santiago de Compostela in November. This year, in addition to the musical programme, there will be a parallel programme of books, films, comedy and gastronomy, with wine...
04/11/2022 - 20/11/2022
Teatro Principal

Educational events

Cinema

05/10/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Proyección del film I walked with a zombie (Jacques Tourneur, 1943), dentro del Ciclo de Cine Mazarelos. La presentación correrá a cargo de Miguel López Golán.
11/10/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Proyección del film The innocents (Jack Clayton, 1961), dentro del Ciclo de Cine Mazarelos. La presentación correrá a cargo de Xavier de Donato.
19/10/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Proyección del film Onibaba (Onibaba (Kaneto Shindō, 1943), dentro del Ciclo de Cine Mazarelos. La presentación correrá a cargo de ime Rea e Beatriz Guillén Aleluia
26/10/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Proyección del film A invasión dos ultracorpos [Invasion of the Body Snatchers] (Philip Kaufman, 1978), dentro del Ciclo de Cine Mazarelos. La presentación correrá a cargo de José María Rodríguez Ramos
02/11/2022
18:00 | Facultade de Filosofía
Proyección del film Suspiria (Luca Guadagnino , 2018), dentro del Ciclo de Cine Mazarelos. La presentación correrá a cargo de Carmen Taín e Inés Cao

Presentations

27/10/2022
18:00 | Sala Capitol

Courses and workshops

Guided visits

08/10/2022
The recently opened International Press Centre of Galicia (CiPG) has scheduled for this Saturday an open day for the public.
11/10/2022 - 12/10/2022
21:00 | Monasterio e Iglesia de San Martiño Pinario
The monastery of San Martiño Pinario organises guided tours with a concert and aperitif at the end. Throughout the tour, the visit will be enlivened by a string trio that will play different themes of baroque music. A different way of approaching this monumental space.
08/11/2022
17:45 | Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
The Cultural Association O Galo and the Solfa Choir organise a guided visit to the exhibition Laxeiro in America guided by Xavier P. Bujan, director of the Laxeiro Foundation.

Creation

24/10/2022 - 22/11/2022
Auditorio de Galicia
From Monday 24 October, the exhibition hall of the Auditorium will be occupied by the working groups of the Utopias project with activities open to the public that will be publicised through the networks and the website. The exhibition, the result of this work, will be inaugurated on 22...

Others

02/12/2022 - 08/01/2023
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.    

Congresses and meetings

21/10/2022 - 22/10/2022
Hostal dos Reis Católicos
International meeting for the exchange of knowledge in the management of the mobility of pilgrimage and tourism flows in various cities around the world linked to the pilgrimage routes to Santiago de Compostela and the historical and cultural memory of St. James.

Conferences

04/11/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The Asociación de Concellos do Camiño de Fisterra e Muxía, composed by the town councils of Ames, Cee, Corcubión, Dumbría, Fisterra, Negreira and Santiago de Compostela, promotes a cycle of conferences that has as an objective the enhancement of this route...
07/11/2022
19:30 | Centro Cultural Afundación
08/11/2022
19:00 | Fundación Eugenio Granell
The Eugenio Granell Foundation presents a new edition of my favourite piece, an activity that began in 1997 and consists of selecting one or more pieces from the Eugenio Granell Foundation's Collections for the guest to write a personal commentary. It is open to anyone interested in the...
10/11/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The Asociación de Concellos do Camiño de Fisterra e Muxía, composed by the town councils of Ames, Cee, Corcubión, Dumbría, Fisterra, Negreira and Santiago de Compostela, promotes a cycle of conferences that has as an objective the enhancement of this route...
14/11/2022 - 18/11/2022
Facultade de Filosofía
15/11/2022
20:00 | Libraría Couceiro
17/11/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The Asociación de Concellos do Camiño de Fisterra e Muxía, composed by the town councils of Ames, Cee, Corcubión, Dumbría, Fisterra, Negreira and Santiago de Compostela, promotes a cycle of conferences that has as an objective the enhancement of this route...
25/11/2022
19:00 | Museo do Pobo Galego
The Asociación de Concellos do Camiño de Fisterra e Muxía, composed by the town councils of Ames, Cee, Corcubión, Dumbría, Fisterra, Negreira and Santiago de Compostela, promotes a cycle of conferences that has as an objective the enhancement of this route...

Meetings

03/11/2022 - 06/11/2022
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...

Exhibitions

01/10/2022 - 21/10/2022
Centro Comercial Compostela (Hipercor y tiendas El Corte Inglés)
06/10/2022 - 30/06/2023
Fundación Eugenio Granell
The Eugenio Granell Foundation is opening a new exhibition of his works: Granell and his favourite characters, created by his daughter and director of the Foundation, Natalia Fernández, in recognition and homage to her father's immense knowledge of history, literature and mythology. ...
18/10/2022 - 18/02/2023
Centro Cultural Afundación
Imagination as a refuge, inspiration and fundamental source of the creative process, is the premise from which IMAXINARIA, IV edition of the International Exhibition of Contemporary Illustration, brings to the Afundación headquarters in Santiago de Compostela, one more year, what is...
20/10/2022 - 10/11/2022
Centro Abanca Obra Social
The Vivanco Foundation is exhibiting at the Abanca Centre 80 engravings by 53 great artists such as Dürer, Chagall, Miró, Picasso, Warhol, Paula Rego and Chillida: Six centuries of art around wine.
20/10/2022 - 27/10/2022
Trinta
20/10/2022 - 28/01/2023
Colexio de Fonseca
26/10/2022 - 29/01/2023
Fundación Eugenio Granell
The exhibition Pánico no museo (Panic at the museum) by the artist María Meijide is part of the Artist in Residence programme, which this year celebrates its sixth edition. In this project, the artists have a space at the Foundation's headquarters to work and create....
28/10/2022 - 28/11/2022
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The Igrexa da Universidade hosts the finalists in the Xuventude Crea contest in the specialities of photography and plastic arts. The winners will be announced at the opening.
01/11/2022 - 12/12/2022
Trinta
Commuting Time, or Cum Tempore, C.T. is a performative work that takes place simultaneously in two galleries. During the whole month of November, a conversation between two people is recorded on video in thirty takes, using the cinematographic resource of the shot-countershot. The...
04/11/2022 - 16/12/2022
DIDAC (DARDO Instituto do Deseño e das Artes Contemporáneas)
11/11/2022 - 09/04/2023
Cidade da Cultura de Galicia
A path can be considered a physical route taken by the body or a means to an end. Walking can be an aesthetic or spiritual experience, a social practice or a form of activism: we walk to discover, both our own and others, and we also walk to create. The exhibition Creative Paths explores...
11/11/2022 - 08/01/2023
Galería de Arte Luisa Pita
The LUISA PITA Art Gallery presents on 11 November at 8 p.m. the last exhibition of 2022 with the work of the artist Francesca Poza (Mataró 1965), who joins the Gallery's artists with a project that brings together a total of thirteen works under the title "El papel como materia y el...
13/11/2022 - 30/11/2022
Biblioteca Concepción Arenal
Two decades after the Prestige catastrophe, the USC's Concepción Arenal Library joins the commemoration of this anniversary through the exhibition '20 anos do Prestige. Esa cicatriz indelébel' (20 years of the Prestige. That indelible scar).
15/11/2022 - 06/12/2022
Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo
15/11/2022 - 25/11/2022
Colexio de Fonseca
The year 2022 marks the centenary of the birth of Carlos López García-Picos (1922-2009), a composer from Betanzos who emigrated to Buenos Aires and studied in Paris.
22/11/2022 - 15/01/2023
Auditorio de Galicia
Utopicas. Art and Territory is an experimental project, promoted by the Auditorio de Galicia and designed and coordinated by 7H Cooperativa Cultural, which claims culture as a relational process in which all people have the capacity for expression and creative agency and, therefore, defends...
27/11/2022 - 09/12/2022
Fundación Eugenio Granell
01/12/2022 - 20/01/2023
Colexio de Fonseca
Exhibition of documented astronomical photography, with images by Francisco Javier Cerdán Núñez (@astronomiadevaldeorras) and Salvador Ortega Saura (@astroasac).
05/12/2022 - 29/12/2022
Igrexa da Compañía (Universidade)
The Igrexa da Universidade hosts the finalists in the Xuventude Crea contest in the specialities of fashion and jewellery design.

Annual

01/10/2022 - 09/10/2022
During its official week, the competition screens and awards prizes to short films in the following categories: 'Radar', 'Explora', 'Penínsulas' and 'Planeta GZ'. The programme also features master classes, concerts and gatherings, as well street screenings during summer.
08/10/2022 - 16/10/2022
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 puppets.

Gastronomy

27/10/2022 - 13/11/2022
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...

Cinema

07/11/2022 - 23/11/2022
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 

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