Film in Palma de Mallorca

Cinema a la Fresca

Running each summer since 1986, Cinema a la Fresca has become something of a Palma institution, bringing free open-air cinema to the Parc de la Mar, beneath the Catedral. Most films start at 9.30pm or 10pm.
Fiesta in Palma de Mallorca

Nit de Foc

In Palma, the night before the midsummer feast of St John is celebrated with fiery abandon. The correfoc (fire running) begins in the Parc de la Mar, as costumed demons leap and dance in an infernal procession. To f…
Sailing in Palma de Mallorca

Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofía

Spread over three venues (the Club Nàutic S'Arenal, Club Marítimo San Antonio de la Playa and Real Club Náutico de Palma), this is one of six regattas composing the World Cup Series. It attracts Olympic crews from a…
Music in Palma de Mallorca

Fiesta Sant Sebastiá

On the eve of the feast day of Palma's patron saint, concerts (from funk to folk) are staged in the city squares, along with flaming pyres and the aiguafoc, a fireworks display over the bay. It's a big (if chilly) n…
Cultural in Palma de Mallorca

Nit de l'Art

One Saturday night in September Palma's historic heart is given over to the arts, as the city's many galleries throw open their doors, and the streets are illuminated by installations, exhibitions and live performan…
Food & Drink in Palma de Mallorca


Nibble your way around Palma at this event celebrating the city's best tapas. Some 40 restaurants and bars take part and there are dedicated tapas trails to follow – see the website for a map.
Sailing in Palma de Mallorca

Copa del Rey

The 'King’s Cup', held over eight days in July and August, is a high point in the sailing calendar. King Juan Carlos I and his son Felipe frequently race on competing boats.
Christmas Market in Palma de Mallorca

Christmas Market

The Christmas market takes over Plaça Major, Plaça d'Espanya and La Ramblas. Expect handicraft stalls, music and multiple Santas.
Sailing in Palma de Mallorca

Trofeo Ciutat de Palma

Run by the Royal Nautical Club of Palma, the Ciutat de Palma-Regata is a huge event for smaller boats, held over four days.
Religious in Palma de Mallorca

Semana Santa

Processions dot the Easter week calendar, but the most impressive are those on Holy Thursday evening. In the Processó del Sant Crist de la Sang (Christ of the Blood), robed and hooded members of confraries (lay brot…