Torremolinos Fair and San Miguel Pilgrimage in 2021

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

In 2021 the Pilgrimage will begin on the last Sunday before the week of the Fair, which is from 27 Septemberto Sunday 3 October.

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.

Entrada a la feria de noche

For a more exact location and to know how to get there you can visit the following map:

Cheaper during the Children’s Day

Sunday 3 October is Children’s Day, the mechanical attractions of the Torremolinos Fair will be at a reduced price.

Recinto ferial
Walking by the Fair in Torremolinos

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 29th September to 3rd October from 9 pm there will be activities for children in the Children’s Stand.

The attractions are available from 6.30 p.m. until 2 a.m.; between 6.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m. there will be no music.

Rotonda de entrada a la Feria

As every year there will be orchestras in the squares of Unión Europea and Nogalera. In addition, from 9 p.m. onwards there will be free concerts in the Municipal Auditorium, but with limited seating capacity.

Older people will be able to enjoy other events in the Caseta de la Tercera Edad from the same time. There will be the Rompeolas Orchestra on 29 and 30 September, the Metrópolis Orchestra on 1 and 2 October, and the Macarena Soto concert on Saturday 2 October.

Concerts during the Torremolinos Fair

This year, due to the Covid-19 restrictions in Malaga, there will be fewer concerts and booths.

The Torremolinos Municipal Auditorium has been made available for the following concerts:

  • Wednesday 29: Trinidad, Delaporte y Ginebra.
  • Thursday 30: Suzette y Fuel Fandango.
  • Froday 1st October: Iván Ferrero y Uniform.
  • Saturday 2nd October: Ziryab, El Canijo de Jerez and La Húngara.

Daytime Fair in Torremolinos

The main venues for musical performances during the daytime Fair in Torremolinos are the squares of La Nogalera and the square of the European Union.

Union Europea square

Transfers from the airport
  • Orquesta Kalima
  • Orquesta Alboreá

Nogalera square

  • Meskalina
  • Money Maker
  • Mister Propper
  • Francis León
  • María Cortés
  • Silverio Soto
  • Rubén Fernández
  • Callejón.

More information

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

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