Chamber music concerts in the Picasso Museum, Malaga
Chamber music concerts in the Picasso Museum, Malaga

Music and dance, theatre, museums and charity events around the province

  • The Orquesta Filarmónica de Málaga (OFM) will be performing monthly chamber music concerts in the Picasso museum and venues along the coast offer live jazz, rock, pop and flamenco music.


Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra


2 October, 8pm. Teatro Cervantes.

The orchestra plays pieces by Mozart and Carl Nielsen. Flautist Pilar Constancio. Tickets:

Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Music Concerts

Malaga.Auditorio de Museo Picasso de Málaga.

17 November, 8pm Cuarteto Mainake.

1 December, 8pm Concerto Zapico.

12 January, 8pm Quinteto de Jazz OFM.

2 February, 8pm Harmoniemusik Málaga.

9 March, 8pm Cuarteto para el fin de los tiempos.

.6 April, 8pm La Spagna.

11 May, 8pm Quinteto OFM.

1 June, 8pm Trío Círculo.


Coyote Saloon Concerts

Las Lagunas.Fridays and Saturdays throughout October.

Reservations essential. More info Coyote Bowling Saloon Facebook page.

10 October ZZ Rated, ZZTop tribute band.

16 October Punk rock band the Reinfected with covers of the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Damned. Reservations essential.

17 October Stereo 80pop band.

23 October The Moneymakers.

30 October The Lost boys.

Cervantes Theatre Anniversary Concerts

Malaga. Teatro Cervantes.

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the theatre the concerts are free but seats must be reserved in advance.

6 November, 8.30pm Camilla George, Jamaican jazz band.

20 November, 8pm Juan Diego Flores, opera singer. Accompanied by the Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra.


Malaga. November. Teatro Cervantes.

The theatrical company Teatro Lírico Andaluz will be performing La del Manojo de Rosas and Pablo Sorozábal in two acts.


Carlos Haro

Carlos Haro

Flamenco al Compás

Mijas. 16, 17 October, 9pm. Teatro Las Lagunas.

The Heredia Cuadro Flamenco will be performing on the first night and the exceptional flamenco guitarist Carlos Haro on the Saturday. Entry is free but booking essential. Book from ten days before at the Casa Museo Pueblo de Mijas, at the Casa de Cultura Las Lagunas or in the Centro Cultural La Cala de Mijas.

Theatre and Dance

Danza Málaga

Malaga. From 6 October until 1 November. Teatro Cervantes / Echegaray.

As part of the Teatro Cervantes 150th anniversary celebrations the dance festival includes 29 events and 16 shows throughout October. Tickets cost 20 euros for Teatro Cervantes and 15 euros for teatro Echegaray. There are also two shows for children (tickets 6 euros).

Lindy Hop classes

Malaga Swing Lindy Hop classes.

Malaga Swing Lindy Hop classes.

Malaga. La Térmica.

Throughout October, November and December, Málaga Swing will be holding courses in Lindy Hop, a style of dancing that originated in a bar in Harlem in 1927 during a celebration of the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean by Charles Lindbergh.

Talks and Lectures

The Arts Society

Nerja. Online lectures.

The Arts Society Nerja starts a new season of lectures free online for members and supporters. The broadcast can be seen live on the Art’ Society YouTube channel.

18 December, 2pm. Great Exhibitions and the World’s Fairs. Lecturer Matthew Denney.

Charity events

Lux Mundi Trips to Gibraltar

Torre del Mar. 15 October, 19 November, 17 December.

Trips to Gibraltar. Various departure times and pick-up points. Tel.952 543 334 or email:

Lux Mundi Taize Prayer meeting

Torre del Mar. 30 October, 8.15pm. San Andrés parish church.

Place a candle with the names of loved ones who have departed and pray for all those who have lost their lives through the pandemic. Send an email or Whatsapp to be included in the prayers. Call: 952 543 334 or email:

Lux Mundi Grand Prayer Meetings

Fuengirola. September.

25 September, 8pm. Special ecumenical prayer in Malaga Cathedral for the victims of the pandemic.

Clubhouse Gibraltar

Gibraltar. Until 2 October. 304a Main Street.

There is 50 per cent off all clothes and bags at the charity shop. Clubhouse is a charity that offers mental health support.

Horizonte Proyecto Hombre

Marbella. 4 October, from 10am. Parque de la Alameda.

Horizonte Proyecto Hombre Marbella

Horizonte Proyecto Hombre Marbella

The charity has professional workers who help people with emotional, self-esteem and drug abuse problems. They are a non-profit organisation and regularly hold fund raising events such as this open-air market selling new items of clothing, accessories, home decor etc.

More ideas

Guided walks


Cártama town hall.

Limited places. Reservations up to Friday before the walk at Cártama town hall or call: 951 010 872

4 October. 15km hike through Sierra de las Nieves, Yunquera and El Burgo.

25 October. Cordoba mountains and Sierras Subbéticas.

22 November. 16km Quejigo Route into town of Jubrique in the Serranía de Ronda.

13 December. 8km tour of El Peñon de Algámitas in Seville.


Museo del Patrimonio Municipal


Tuesdays to Sundays 10am - 8pm. Avda de Cervantes 4.

With art collections from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century as well as artifacts, documents etc. relating to the economical, social and cultural development of the city of Malaga through the centuries.

Museo Interactivo de la Música


Tuesdays to Sundays, 10.30am - 2.30pm. C/Beatas, 15.

The museum holds workshops and has a varied display of instruments which recently included an exhibition of Aztec death whistles.

Museo de Málaga


Tuesdays to Sundays, 9am - 3pm. Palacio de la Aduana.

The museum has an eclectic collection which includes art, sculpture and artefacts dating from prehistory up to the nineteenth century. Entry to the permanent collection is free to residents of the European Union but only in the morning.

Museo Arqueologíco


Tuesdays to Fridays, 8am - 3pm. The old Town Hall.

The archaeology museum of Estepona is located in the old Casa Consistorial (town hall).

Museo Automoilístico y de la Moda


Mondays to Sundays, 10am - 7pm. Avda Sor Teresa Prat, 15.

The museum includes vintage vehicles and motor cycles from the end of the nineteenth century and incredible examples of haute couture from some of the biggest fashion houses.

Visits and attractions

El Caminito del Rey


Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only.


Centro de la Prehistoria de Guadalteba


Open from 10am - 2pm.

More information call: 952458046 or email:

Iglesia Rupestre Mozárabe Bobastro


Open from 10am - 2pm.

More information call: 952458046 or email:

The Dolmens

Menga Dolmen, Antequera.

Menga Dolmen, Antequera.


Until 30 September, 9am - 3pm, 8 - 10pm. From 1 October until 31 December, 9am - 6pm. Closed Mondays with some exceptions.

The World Heritage site, the prehistoric Dolmens of Antequera. Free entry. Reservations: or call 952712206 / 07 or 670945453

Alcazaba and Gibralfaro


Open from 9am -8pm. Last admittance at 7.15pm.

Numbers to both monuments are restricted.

Nerja Caves


9.30am - 7pm.

Entry is restricted and family units must retain five metres between them. A thermal camera measures the temperature of every visitor and gloves and hand sanitiser is made available.

Ornithological park Loro Sexi


Open from 10am - 2pm, 6-9pm. C/Bikini, 1.

Just 100 metres from the Castillo San Miguel, the Loro Sexi park has held an important collection of exotic birds for over thirty years.

Parque Botánico-Orquidario


Tues - Fri, 9am - 2pm, 3-6pm. Sat 10am - 2pm, 3-6pm. Sun and bank holidays, 10am -2pm. Closed Mondays.

The orchidarium is on two levels and contains a huge variety of orchids, many of which will be in bloom this summer as well as other species that are found in the orchids' natural habitat.

Selwo Marina


10am - 6pm.

Masks must be worn throughout the route and limited numbers allowed in some of the spaces and activities.