Madrid’s main bullring is called La Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas del Espíritu Santo, Las Ventas. The best time to see bullfights in Madrid is during the months of May and June. The world famous San Isidro bullfight festival takes place during these months and brings together the best fighters, bulls and aficionados. There are fights every day for 20 days, starting at 7 o’clock in the evening.
Follow The River Tour 2016, part of the european tour of Bruce Springsteen
WHEN: Saturday 21st of May – 9:00PM
WHERE: Santiago Bernabéu Stadium
Be part of the local culture watching a soccer game.
WHEN: Sunday 22nd of May – 9:30PM
WHERE: Vicente Calderón Stadium
Madrid offers the chance to spend an unforgettable evening in the theatre with a whole range of musical shows every season. Some are completely original, and you’ll only find them in Spain. Others are adapted classics not to be missed, and which in Madrid can be enjoyed in unique style. To get an idea of the wide offer of musicals you’ll find, just take a stroll down the Gran Vía avenue and see the theatres on both sides of the streets. Most of the shows are clustered around this area, in theatres such as the Lope de Vega, the Coliseum and the Rialto, which have played host to musicals such as The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, Beauty and the Beast, Fame, Grease, More than 100 Lies and High School Musical.