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Christmas Markets in Marbella 2018

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on the Costa del Sol - the festive street lights & decorations are all set and waiting to be switched on and the Christmas Markets in Marbella are already starting this weekend. Please find below some festive events & markets in Marbella and nearby! If you see that I've missed some, please feel free to comment below or email me:

Malaga Christmas Lights Switch On 2018

Friday 30 November 17:00

Malaga is known across the country for its beautiful Christmas lights. Hundreds of locals and visitors come together to catch the first glimpse of the colourful decorations. The main Alameda avenue is decorated with thousands of white lights that run through the the city’s most famous trees, lining the way to the famous Marques de Larios roundabout. It is also important to remember a stroll down the Larios Street (Calle Larios),which glows with its own Christmas magic.The lights are switched on every evening over the Christmas period between 6.30pm and 2am. They’re turned off on 7 January 2019.

Friday 30 November 19:00 - 22:00

Christmas lights will be switched on in San Pedro Alcántara on Friday 30th November on Avenida Marqués del Duero.

Saturday 1st December & Sunday 2 December 16:00 - 20:00

at Kempinski Hotel Bahia

Carretera de Cádiz Km, 29680 Estepona

Are you preparing for Christmas? Come and visit our beautiful Christmas Market, live music and lots of fun!

16:00 Market opens

17.00 – 18.00 Children’s Choir

18.00 – 19.00 Adult’s Choir

19.00 Santa Arrives to light the Christmas Tree!

20.00 Market Closes

Saturday 1 December & Sunday 2 December 11:00 - 20:00

Hacienda Almoguera

Carretera Vieja de Los Barrios KM 4,5, 11370 Los Barrios, Spain

The home of your Christmas shopping with unique gifts, the best artisan and gourmet products. Fun Christmas activities for kids. You will be able to enjoy a delicious lunch in the patio of this XVII cortijo.

Saturday 1 December 11:00 - 16:00

International food fair with great products, delicious food and beverages, raffles and tombolas with wonderful prizes, chocolates, toys, books, performances, father Christmas and much more!

Wednesday 5th December 12:00-19:00

Fashion lovers: Clear your closets – and make money while raising money

Luxury Christmas market in aid of Maiti Nepal

On Wednesday Dec. 5th 2018 from 12 noon to 18.00 the very first ‘Maiti Nepal Luxury Christmas Market’ will be held at Magna Café, Marbella.

Clear your closets of unwanted high-end fashion items for the enjoyment of Marbella’s more discerning bargain hunters. A stall/table at the market is FREE, but you’ll donate 25% of your sales to the non-profit organization, Maiti Nepal, dedicated to help the victims of sex trafficking (

6 December 2018 – 6 January 2019 11:00

For the first time, Puerto Banus will have its very own Christmas Market on the first line of the port. It is promoted by the Puerto Banús Management and organized by Brujas Eventos Culturales. The market has a very special and exclusive aesthetic, offering a multicultural approach. There will be artificial snow machines, food truck concentration (6th-9th December) has also been programmed. We will also have the full support of the Management of Puerto Banús and much more.

Volubilis Christmas Market

Friday 7th December 10:00 - 16:30

On Friday 7th of December there will be a Christmas market at the gardens of the shop Volubilis in front of the Marbella club Hotel, from 10:00 am until 16:30pm. To sell at the market please contact:

Friday 7th December from 17:00

Christmas Fair with a Night Golf Challenge. Bring the family and enjoy an evening of good food, mulled wine and a selection of Christmas stalls. You can also enter ourGolf Target Challenge!! Score more points than your opponent in the Target around the hole! To book your place in the Target Challenge please send them a message as spaces are limited!

Saturday 8 Dec at 13:00 – Sunday 9 Dec at 20:00 Resort Hapimag Hotel

Address: Calle Camilo José Cela 17, 29602 Marbella, Spain

German Christmas Market Organized by the German speaking Lions Club Marbella. Enjoy the Christmassy atmosphere with many stands, culinary delights, decoration, gift ideas, mulled wine, potato pancakes, gingerbread decoration and much more.

Saturday 15th December 11:00 - 15:00

Palacio Congresos Estepona

Avenida Camilo José Cela, 29680 Estepona

A fun filled day out for the whole family. Lots of interesting stalls for last minute Christmas gifts. Lots of entertainment, fun & games. Plenty of refreshments too. Come and enjoy all the festivities & feel the spirit of Christmas & support various charities. A great day out for all.

Saturday 15th December 12:00 - 16:00

Ribera del Mar, Sotogrande

The annual Christmas Market is a wonderful way of spending a chilly December afternoon - getting in the festive spirit, browsing interesting market stalls and trying lot of tasty festive treats!

Sunday 16th December 12:00 - 22:00

La Catarina, Calle Gabriel Celaya, 6, 29660 Marbella

Christmas Market in aid of CADI.

There will be original gifts and various stands with Christmas goods, as well as La Catarina food Truck, Mulled Wine, homemade beer, as well as a party after the market from 6pm with live music!

Sunday 16th December 11:00 - 18:00

Urb. La Virginia, Plaza de Antonio el Jardinero, 3, 29602 Marbella, Málaga

Christmas Market in the quaint urbanisation of La Virginia in Marbella.

La Virginia Christmas Market Marbella

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