With the arrival of Christmas in Torremolinos, shops decorate their windows with many colors, nativity scenes, Christmas trees and offer sales in their ítems, so you can buy your gifts there. This is offered this year from day one, thanks to the already traditional campaign ‘Reyes for a Day’, a campaign organized by ACET and Torremolinos Open and will run until Valentine’s Day. You can participate in the campaign with your purchases in the commercial establishments of Torremolinos. After Valentine’s Day there will be a big draw and the winner will take 10,000 euros in purchases. Without a doubt, a great prize to feel like a true king of shopping.
The best Christmas time will be the fantastic event, ‘Xmas Lights’, which is at the same time as the Artistic Lighting of our city in Plaza Costa del Sol. From 8:30 p.m. until 1 a.m, businesses will remain open offering great discounts of at least 30%. You can easily find the participating businesses marked with balloons.
Apart from the great lighting show, Torremolinos has prepared a party that will begin at 6pm with the opening of the Christmas Market and with A stage will animations, live performances, parades and charangas before the great moment: the lighting of the Christmas tree of Torremolinos.
The official lighting is at 10pm on Thursday, December 5th, a great festive event, full of color, tradition and light, so every Christmas Torremolinos shines even more.
In addition, thanks to the Xmas Lights organized by the merchants, coming to the official lighting will not be complicated, since you can park for free if you make purchases at the participating stores.
From the beginning of December, you can enjoy more than thirty activities. Take advantage and spend a few dream days and also enjoy the artistic lighting show. There are scheduled activities for children at Plaza Costa del Sol for the smallest on December 7th, from 12 to 14pm and from 18 to 20pm.
Everyone will be delighted thanks to the magnificent voice of La Pili who, with his intimate concert at Pablo Ruiz Picasso Cultural Center on Friday, December 13th from 8 p.m. If you are in Torremolinos, arrive with time because access is free until full capacity is reached and La Pili and her piano are very famous so people goes to see her performance.
The same day at 5pm young people will have the opportunity to share the love for reading thanks to the Youth Reading Club also in Pablo Ruiz Picasso Cultural Center. Registration is not required, but whoever signs up always repeats. If you are with your family here, perhaps it is a great opportunity. The registrationss can be made by mail email@example.com.
On Saturday 14th there is the Storyteller and Christmas Workshop based on Tolkien’s work ‘Letters to Santa Claus’. From 11.30 am, children can create their own 3D congratulations card. And before, at 10.30 am in the Association of Neighbors Cantarranas, very close to Plaza de Toros, on Los Romeros Street, you can enjoy family intellectual and educational traditional games.
The sport will also be the protagonist of the Christmas programme with the celebration of several sports events, so if you are a sport lover, you will enjoy a lot. From 10 pm on Saturday 14th will take place the XXII Indoor Triathlon City of Torremolinos, the oldest indoor triathlon in Spain, so do not hesitate to register here and train well before. If you prefer other sports, you may want to go to the XXX Judo Christmas Trophy , in San Miguel Palace. From 10 o’clock on Saturday 14th too. But something you cannot miss is the traditions marked by music, which make you feel the unión of these days thanks to the passion and pastoral rhythm. If you have never been to a pastoral meeting, we recommend to go to Caseta de Aguas on Saturday 14th at 6 pm. It is certainly an event to see.
Sports events, tradition, activities for the little ones and Christmas lights will mark these first days before the big festive days in Torremolinos. But they are not the only ones, the big events will be held from December 20th.