Alicante Arts Festivals

Arts Festivals in Alicante, Spain

concertAlicante's cultural calendar is loaded with Semana Santa processions, religious pilgrimages, fiery festivals and more. Filling in the few gaps left in the agenda you'll find a variety of music, theater and film festivals. So whether you're a young rock 'n' roller, a classical music buff or a puppetry aficionado, there's sure to be an arts festival to suit your interests!

Music Festivals

Noches del Castillo
(Castle Night)
When: July-August
Where: Castillo de Santa Bárbara

Festival Internacional de Jazz de Alicante
(Alicante International Jazz Festival)
When: July
Where: Tossal de Manises

Verano en los Parques
(Summer in the Parks)
When: July-August
Where: Parks throughout Alicante

Festival de Música Joven El Campello
(Young Music Festival)
When: August-September
Where: Alicante Bars & Clubs

Festival Internacional de Música Contemporánea
(International Contemporary Music Festival)
When: September-October
Where: Teatro Principal, Sala de la CAM, & Casino de Alicante

Theater Festivals

Verano en los Parques
(Summer in the Parks)
When: July-August
Where: Parks throughout Alicante

Festival de Verano de Alicante
(Summer Festival)
When: July-August
Where: Paseo del Puerto

Alicante a Escena
(Amateur Theater Festival)
When: September
Where: Teatro Principal

Muestra de Teatro de Autores Contemporáneos
(Contemporary Theater)
When: November
Where: Venues throughout Alicante

"Festitíteres"
(International Puppet Festival)
When: December
Where: Venues throughout Alicante

Film Festivals

Festival de Cine de L'Alfàs del Pi
(Short Film Festival)
When: April
Where: Cine Warner Panoramis

Festival de Cine de Alicante
(Film Festival of Alicante)
When: June
Where: Cine Warner Panoramis