Torremolinos Fair and San Miguel Pilgrimage in 2019

As every year by the end of September will take place the Fair of Torremolinos and the Pilgrimage of San Miguel.

Entrada a la feria de noche

Torremolinos fair and Pilgrimage of San MiguelIn 2019 the Pilgrimage will begin on the last Sunday before the week of the Fair, which will be from Thursday 26 to Monday 30 September.

The Torremolinos Fair is divided into the Night Fair at the fairgrounds and the Day Fair, which takes place in the centre of the municipality.

The fairground is between the Bullring and the municipal football field.

For a more exact location and to know how to get there you can visit the following map: https://goo.gl/maps/9KTjEjBUu5u

Cheaper during the Children’s Day

Monday 30 September is Children’s Day, the mechanical attractions of the Torremolinos Fair will be at a reduced price.

San Miguel Pilgrimage

Consolidated as the mayor urban pilgrimage in Spain and second in importance after the El Rocio, the Pilgrimage of San Miguel receives every year many participants and visitors. Whoever comes to this procession can enjoy an impressive demonstration of the strength of the traditions of a town, in this unique celebration, with a mix of religious fervour and the typical Andalusian healthy cheerfulness.

Calendar of the Pilgrimage:

  • 9.00 am – Concentration at Avda. de los Manantiales
  • 10.00 am – Departure of the procession towards Los Pinares. The wagons and tractors will become part of a contest.
  • 5.30 pm – Mass in honour of San Miguel in the Hermitage of San Miguel.

Night Fair in Torremolinos

Every night from 8.30 pm to 10.30 pm there will be activities for the little ones in the Children’s Booth.

Rotonda de entrada a la Feria

The 2019 programme includes concerts in the Torremolinos auditorium with Maldita Nerea, Mario Díaz, The Travellers, Ángeles González and the comedians Manu Sánchez and Pepe ‘El caja’. You can also attend local groups such as Al filo del alambre, Mitad doble, Sonido Internacional, DJ Carlos Montoya, El prof, Don Trápala, Gordo Master, DJ Toni Fontana, Sandra Villena and the Orquesta Metrópolis.

The following program has not been fully updated due to the absence of the official program. It should not be too different, with the exception of the performances.

We have updated the concerts that will be available from midnight in the Municipal Stand of the fair and those that will be free in the Auditorium of Torremolinos from 11pm.

Thursday 26 September

  • 9.45 pm – Opening of the Fair and lighting.
  • 10.00 pm to 10.30 pm – Musical show.

Children’s Booth

  • 8.30 pm to 11.30 pm – Activities for children and theatre for children from 10.30 pm.

Senior Booth

  • 10.30 pm – Child and youth Queen election with her Maids of Honour.
    Election of Miss and Mister
  • 11.45 pm – Music and dance.

Concerts Booth

Performances from 12.30 am

  • Gael & The Old Rockers
  • Modermain of Beautiful Love
  • Loncha Velasco
  • DJ Carlos Montoya

Municipal Auditorium

  • 10.45 pm – Awards ceremony for the best wagons and tractors of the San Miguel Pilgrimage.
  • 11.00 pm – Live concert by Paula Marfil.
  • Midnight – Performing of The Travelers

Friday 27 September

Municipal Children’s Booth

9.30 pm to 11.30 pm – Puppet theatre and a theatre for children.

Senior Booth

10.00 pm – Orchestra and pasodobles competition

Concerts Booth

The concerts will begin at 12.30 am.

  • Mitad Doble.
  • Al Filo del Alambre.
  • Sonido Internacional.

Actuaciones en el Auditorio Municipal

  • 11.00 pm – Lin Cortés.
  • Midnight – Mario Díaz.

Saturday 28 September

Municipal Children’s Booth

9.30 pm to 11.30 pm – Puppet theatre and a theatre for children.

Senior Booth

10.00 pm – Metropolis Orchestra.

Concerts Booth

The concerts will begin at 12.30 am.

  • El Prof.
  • Don Trapala.
  • Gordo Master.

Performances in the Municipal Auditorium

  • 11.00 pm – Ángela González
  • Midnight – Maldita Nerea.

Sunday 29 September

Municipal Children’s Booth

9.30pm to 11.30pm – Activities for children.

Senior Booth

22.00 – Orchestra and Exhibition of Ballroom and Artistic Dances

Concerts Booth

Concerts will begin at midnight and will last until 5:00 in the morning.

  • Groove Machine.
  • Fany Band.
  • Doctor No.

Performances in the Municipal Auditorium

  • 11.00 pm – Pepe «El Caja».
  • Midnight – Manu Sánchez.

Monday 30 September

Sunday is the last evening of Fair featuring attractions at a reduced price.

Daytime Fair in Torremolinos

The main venues for musical performances during the daytime Fair in Torremolinos are the squares of La Nogalera, Costa del Sol, the European Union and San Miguel.

The performances begin at 1 pm at Plaza de la Nogalera, next to the train station.

From 2.00 pm there will be a Flamenco show at Plaza de la Costa del Sol and other live performances at the other squares.

More information

You can download the official programme in Spanish and English from the official website: (Program not officially released)

If you need a transport means for getting there I can recommend malagatransfer.co.uk. I have used them in the past and had a good experience, you can also check other websites for transfers in Malaga.

Raúl G.T

Developer and content editor at Malagaweb.com
Travel blogger, web developer and content editor. Author of many of the travel guides and tips available online about Andalucia, Malaga and Spain.
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