What’s On in Madrid

  • El Rey León
  • Last chance

    A large format immersive production based on KLIMT's work (MAD - Madrid Digital Arts. Immersive Experience Centre. Till 16 October).

    KLIMT: The Immersive Experience
  • KLIMT: La experiencia immersiva
Don't miss

A selection of 31 of Frida Kahlo's original works and 91 photographs of one of the most famous Mexican artists in the world (Fundación Casa de México en España. 7 May-30 Nov).

A collection from the British Museum that explores the idea of mummification in Ancient Egypt (CaixaForum Madrid. 14 Jul-26 Oct).

An event to discover the world of architecture and urban development through itineraries, exhibitions and talks (Various locations. 30 Sept-9 Oct).

Don’t miss the weekly Changing of the Guard held every Wednesday and Saturday, and the Solemn Changing of the Guard on the first Wednesday of every month (Next Solemn Changing: 2 November).

An authentic flamenco show featuring mesmerizing dancing, singing and guitar playing (Madrid Flamenco Theatre at Teatro Alfil. Monday to Sunday. Till 30 December).

Madrid plays host to one of the most popular and long-established golf competitions in Europe (Club de Campo Villa de Madrid. 6-9 October).

Enjoy the traditional parade celebrating the Spanish National Day (Plaza de Cuzco / Nuevos Ministerios. 12 October).

The progressive house band is returning to the stage with a new album and a European tour (IFEMA MADRID. 14 October).

The classic is back, one of the most awaited matches in which the Madrid side clashes with the blue and red side (Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. 16 October).

The gourmet international tapas competition in which neighbourhood bars and restaurants participate is holding its twelfth edition (Barrio de Lavapiés. 20-30 October).

Experience the great heritage party and visit Madrid’s leading historic buildings free of charge (Various venues. 21-23 October). 

The Portuguese Fado singer-songwriter will be performing as part of the Fronteras programme (National Music Auditorium - Sala Sinfónica. 23 October).

The American cellist born in France and the English classical pianist will be performing pieces by Mendelssohn, Dvořak or Piazzolla (National Music Auditorium - Sala Sinfónica. 26 October).

A festival that brings together tons of activities and great names of electronic music (Enrique Tierno Galván Park. 24 and 25 Sept, 2 and 29 Oct).


An observation deck offering wonderful vistas of the city.

Visit our online store (in Spanish) of souvenirs made by local artisans!

Hop on board the city's official sightseeing bus!

  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place in Madrid and start planning your next visit!

    Madrid Events Calendar: 2022
  • Luzia - Cirque du Soleil © Matt Beard
  • Madrid en todas las estaciones del año
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid
  • Madrid has lots of activities for children. Check out our suggestions to make the most of your great family holiday.

    Madrid for Kids
  • Con niños... en otoño e invierno