Feb 26 2014
Spring is finally right around the corner – and what better way to start the warm season with a trip to lovely Spain? If your destination might be Madrid, take a look at some great event tips for a perfect stay!
Festival Arte Sacro: The Festival Arte Sacro is one of Europe’s most important cultural festivals and takes place from February 21st to April 6th. From music and dancing over theatre to movies – there won’t be anything missed that art lovers could wish for. Even more special than the various performances themselves is the unique combination of action and buildings the festival creates. Since not only the entertainment program is delicately chosen but also the different hosting buildings, churches or theatres are historically of great value, the whole festival experience will extend to a complete pleasure. Find your favorite performers here and get your tickets right away!
Pixar: 25 Years of Animation: Who likes a good animated movie? Everybody does! Therefore Pixar holds its very own exhibition “25 Years of Animation” to give a tour through more than two decades successful animation film. From the 21st of March up to June movie-lovers can enjoy the history of models, drawing, storyboards and digital installation. Following the footsteps of “Toy Story”, “Cars” and more the whole fun takes place in the “Caixa Forum Madrid” and can be visited from Monday to Sunday for only 4€ each.
THE Derby: Atlético de Madrid vs. Real Madrid: This game is definitely a must-visit for every football-fan in town. On March 2nd happens to be the probably most important derby of the Spanish football league: Atlético Madrid vs. Real Madrid. The clash between Madrid’s two biggest football clubs is known for its special atmosphere, a huge number of stars entering the field and of course its high level of sports. Since this special game takes also place in the world-famous Vicente Calderón Stadium the opportunity of enjoying great football in the Spanish capital couldn’t get any better. Find tickets online.
Salón de Gourmets: If you simply love good foods – and honestly, who doesn’t? – the Salón de Gourmets is definitely a must-go for you. From March 10th up to the 13th the annually International Fine Foods and Beverages Fair takes place in the famous Feria de Madrid and opens its doors for food-fans of all kinds. During this three-day fair trade people can admire, experience and of course also taste everything a hungry – or thirsty – heart could wish for. From smoked ham and fresh fish, over colorful fruits and aromatic vegetables, to delicious sweets and creative snacks – there is nothing anyone could possibly miss. Also those who prefer a glass can easily be satisfied with a wide range of different fine wines, champagnes, liquors and non-alcoholic beverages. For more information about this tasty event click here. Bon appétit!
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Enjoy your holidays!