Sporting events in Madrid

  • Horse racing continues, in the evenings, at the Hipódromo de La Zarzuela (Summer season: 5 July to 6 September)

    Horse Racing: 2018 Season
  • Carreras en el Hipódromo de la Zarzuela (Temporada de primavera)

2018 highlights

The sports competition changes its format to duathlon for this new edition (Start /finish: Casa de Campo. 1 September).

The Spanish cycling tour will once again conclude with a circuit around the streets of Madrid (16 September).

Featuring a marathon along Madrid Río Park, the capital’s long distance triathlon is back, starting at Buitrago del Lozoya and finishing at Puerta Sol (23 September).

The fast-paced wrestling show is back with the big stars of American WWE (WiZink Center. 5 November).

Spain will host the twenty-fourth edition of the championships (WiZink Center. 6-11 November).

The greatest equestrian show held in Spain (Feria de Madrid. 22-25 November - Dates to be confirmed).

World-class figure skaters led by Javier Fernández, fuse ice-skating with live music (Palacio Vistalegre Arena. 29 December).

A sporting and fun event through the streets of Madrid on the last evening of the year. A Christmas classic (31 December).


Make your way up to the observation deck of the former transmissions tower and enjoy a stunning view of the city.

Take in the city's top sights on board our hop on hop off bus, equipped with audio guides in 14 languages.

Although flamenco has its roots in Andalusia, Madrid stages some of the genre's best shows. Register today for exclusive flamenco deals!

Outdoor summer pools

  • There are plenty of green spaces in Madrid, offering a peaceful interval of relief under the deep-blue sky.

    Parks and Gardens
  • Metallica, Jason Derulo, Bob Dylan, Harry Styles, Sam Smith, Imagine Dragons, Thirty Second to Mars, Bruno Mars, Iron Maiden, KISS, U2...

    Unmissable concerts in 2018
  • U2
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid