Like every year, the popular Costa del Sol town of Mijas has prepared an extensive calendar of activities for the summer months. We can enjoy over the coming months already classic events such as the “Flamenco on the Square”, “Live Mijas at Night”, the “International People’s Festival Mijas” or the “Festival of Blues” to name but a few of the most popular.
There will also be night racing at the Hippodrome from June 30 to August17. Here you can find the dates of all activities this summer in Mijas.
Flamenco in the Plaza: Every Wednesday at 12 midday, Plaza Virgen de la Peña, Mijas Pueblo
International Festival of Mijas, June 8, 9 and 10, Mijas Pueblo. This year is the 24th edition of this colorful multicultural celebration in the streets and squares of the village.
Festival of Dance, June 16 and 17, Auditorium Mijas Pueblo
Live Mijas by Night, June 30 to August 30 in Mijas Pueblo. Every Tuesday and Thursday from 7.30 pm to 11.30 pm the Plaza Virgen de la Peña becomes an improvised stage for live music performances, Flamenco and Jazz.
Las Lagunas Fair, from July 4 to 8.
Blues Festival, July 7 and 8, Plaza Virgen de la Peña, Mijas Pueblo
Theatre Festival, July 13 to 15, Auditorium Mijas Pueblo
Carmen Day, July 16 at La Cala. Traditional procession through the centre of La Cala and along the beach.
La Cala Fair, from July 25 to 29
Latin Night, August 4, Plaza Virgen de la Peña, Mijas Pueblo
Mijas Fair from September 7 to 11
Tourist Day, September 19, Mijas Pueblo
Calendar of races at the Hippodrome Costa del Sol, Mijas:
June: Saturday 30
July: Saturday 7, 14, 21 and 28
August: Friday 3, 10 and 17
Races start at 10 pm. Doors open at 8.30 pm.