Christmas is arriving and – how could it be otherwise – Christmas markets in Malaga are emerging, ideal to go for a stroll enjoying the great atmosphere with the stalls,which each year are more elaborate, and the Christmas lighting in Malaga is something you should not miss.
Please consider that dates will change from year to year, but we can expect them to start the same week day or a near one.
Christmas lighting in Malaga is switched on the last friday of November at Calle Larios and switched off the 6th in January.
Among the main Christmas markets in the province we highlight:
Christmas Market of Benalmadena in Arroyo de la Miel
Address: Pueblo Plaza de Sol, next to the train station, Benalmadena-Arroyo de la Miel
Hours: 11am to 9 pm
Dates: December 18 to January 6
Christmas Market in Estepona
In this market you will find wooden houses in the purest style of Nordic markets and also an ice rink and a playground.
When: December 5th to January 6
Christmas Market in Malaga – Garage Market
In the Soho in Malaga is situated the Christmas market with arts, crafts and antiques among many other items.
The name Market Garage is due to its location in a former garage in true London style, suitable therefore to visit although it’s raining or cold.
Those interested in participating and bringing their items for sale can contact by phone 951 256 076
When: Weekends from 11 am to 8 pm
Venue: Calle Casas de Campos, 33, 29001 Malaga
Christmas Market in Puerto Banus – Marbella
Located at Plaza Antonio Banderas, Corte Ingles shopping area, this market has wooden stalls, an ice rink, playground and various activities.
When: December 19th to January 6th
There is no confirmation whether it takes place this year, so if you have information on this you can let us know in the comments.
Christmas Market in Ronda
This city is an ideal destination for tourists, of great beauty and being a representation of Andalusia, it is highly recommended for anyone visiting the south of the peninsula. If you visit during the next days you can also find a Christmas Market where you can buy handmade gifts and there are wooden stalls, playground and camel rides and other activities.
Location: Next to Plaza de Toros in Ronda
Contact: 608 499789
Christmas Market in Torrox
The largest Christmas market in the Costa del Sol will take place in Torrox from 4 to 8 December and where you can find crafts and gastronomic delicacies.
80 stalls offering Christmas decorations and crafts from Friday December 4 at 12 until 7 pm on December 8.
Craft Fair in the Park of Malaga
During Christmas, this historic fair takes place in the heart of Malaga, highly recommended for a nice evening stroll.
More Christmas Markets in Malaga
Other Christmas Markets that were organized in the past:
Sabinillas, Manilva: In Sabinillas takes place a Christmas market with crafts, typical sweets and traditional music in the Plaza Vicente Espinal, from December 6 to 9.
Nerja: On December 6 there is a craft market in the Plaza de España in Nerja. There is also a Christmas market from the 12th to 18th of December next to the Church El Salvador (Balcony of Europe).
Ronda: Christmas market in the Plaza Duquesa de Parcent, with crafts, typical food items and Christmas decorations and gifts.
Gaucin: In the Convent of Gaucin there will be a Christmas Fair on 1st and 2nd of December, from 10 am to 5 pm, with unique gifts and traditional food.
Alora: From December 14 to 16 there is a Christmas market in Alora, with food stalls, crafts and Christmas items, children’s activities and performances, at Plaza Fuente Arriba, starting at 12 noon.
Do you know more? Our comments are open to suggestions.
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