2023 Christmas Markets Almuñécar – La Herradura & More

Christmas Markets 

We just love the holiday season and there are plenty of Christmas markets to choose from.  We have listed those we are aware of in Almuñecar, La Herradura, Motril, Nerja and more.  If they looked good, we’ve added them to our list.  Let us know if you have one we should add.

Christmas Markets in Almunecar, La Herradura and surrounding areas for 2021. There are many to choose from where you can find perfect gifts.


2023 Christmas Markets Almuñécar – La Herradura

December 3  Christmas Market La Herradura

11:00 Plaza de la Independencia
🎁 Please buy local this Christmas
Christmas Market🎄by the La Herradura Merchants Association.
☕️🍫Traditional chocolate and churros to benefit the Three Wise Men Parade of La HERRADURA, there will be DJ Spiry entertainment, Pastoral de La Herradura, bouncy houses for the little ones!


 December 3  Villa del Mar Christmas Market Nerja

Christmas market with mulled wine, hot chocolates, German hot dogs, Christmas gifts and more.

12:00 – 18:00
Located at Villa del Mar, Nerja
Map Link

December 3 – 17  Christmas Market La Viñuela

December 4 – 10, 2023- La Herradura Christmas Market

Rastrillo Solidario for Caritas Parroquial
Organized by the Cofradia de La Herradura held each morning and afternoon
La Herradura Municipal Market.


December 5 – 9, Christmas Market Torrox Costa

December 5 to 9 you may enjoy a wonderful Christmas Market.  It is a great atmosphere, with musical performances, children’s attractions, gifts, Christmas food, drinks and much more!
Avenida Esperanto (Torrox Costa), Malaga   Map and Info
** Open every starting at 12 noon (except day 3)


December 6 – Christmas Market in Salobreña 

There are many events and activities for the holiday season in Salobreña!  Visit the Christmas market in Plaza de Palo Iglesias from December 6.  You can just explore and view the lights or attend on a special day and take part in one of the concerts.  View the full program here.

December  6-10  Christmas Market Rincon de la Victoria

December 7 – 10, 2023  Mercado de Navidad, Christmas Market Motril

Paseo de la Esplanada, you will find Crafts, food, Christmas products, gastronomy, toys, accessories.
11:00 – 14:00 and 18:00 – 23:00


December 8-10 Medieval Christmas Market Almuñecar 

11:00- 22:30
The Medieval market is back with a touch of Christmas! This is one of the annual Mercado de Navidad or Christmas market.

Along the Paseo del Altillo, with crafts, food, Christmas products, gastronomy, toys, accessories…. Read more about the Medieval Market of the past.


December  10 – Eco Market and Christmas activities in Salobreña 

There are many events and activities for the holiday season in Salobreña!  09:00 – 14:00


December 10 – Christmas Market
Torrox Garden Paradise viveros and Periana Christmas Market

December 15 – 17  Christmas Market Algarrobo Costa

December 16 – Christmas Market Frigiliana

December 17 – Christmas Market in Salobreña 

December 17 – Christmas Market in Torre del Mar


December 17 – Christmas Market Scirocco


Christmas markets – supporting local people! I thought it might be helpful to create a list of all the upcoming markets.
I have not found posters for all please add in comments and I will update.
2nd Dec – Benagalbon pueblo – with music!
3rd Dec – Villa de Mar Nerja
6-10th Dec Rincon de la Victoria Plaza al Andalus
10th Dec – Tail Torrox Garden Paradise viveros and Periana Christmas Market
15-17th Dec – Algarrobo Costa
17th Dec – Mercadillo Viñuela

5 Dec 2021 Christmas Bazaar Nerja APAA NERJA Rescue Dog and Cat. Christmas Bazaar selling all things chrismassy from cakes to decorations to gifts … soaps ..jewelry .. paintings…handbag hooks … lobster ..Tombola ..raffle and a whole load more including a doggie kissing booth ? Fitzgerald’s Live Music Bar Calle Antonio Ferrandis “Chanquete 2” Below SuperSol Supermarket Downtown Nerja 29780

December TBD  for 2023 – Almuñécar Christmas Market Booths

In 2021 the Christmas booths run by the foreign residents will be located town hall square, Plaza de la Constitución (by the Ayuntamiento)
Open from 11:00 – 20:00 each day!

Christmas market with associations of foreign residents.
Christmas markets by the foreign residents December 10-12, 2021



December 22 thur January 7 –  Artisan Christmas Market Nerja

Nice Christmas Market to be held from December 22, 2023 to January 7, 2024 at Plaza de España in Nerja.

3 by 3 wooden boxes. Included in the price as well as electricity

Paseo Balcón de Europa in Nerja

Located on the Paseo Balcón de Europa in Nerja. It runs from December 3, 2021 – January 6, 2022.  Daily from 10:00 – 21:00  More info.

Thursdays – Frigiliana

Atesano Market in Frigiliana Market in Plaza de las Tres Culturas in the center of the village.
Every Thursday 08:30 – 14:00

Visit their Facebook page for more information.

December Tuesdays – Trapiche Market Velez-Málaga

Trapiche Market in Los Jardines del Trapiche, near Velez Málaga.
Every Tuesday 09:30 – 13:30

Visit their Facebook page for more information.

December each Friday – Almuñécar Market

The Friday Market (Mercadillo de Almuñécar) has plenty to offer you during the holiday season.
Every Tuesday 09:30 – 13:30

Friday Market Almunecar


Christmas Markets and Lights on the Costa del Sol

If you are looking to venture into the Malaga area, you are sure to find some beautiful light displays and markets too.  Here is a list of Christmas markets on the Costa del Sol.   Including Benalmadena, Fuengirola, Marbella, Malaga, and Torremolinos.

Christmas Markets and Lights on the Costa del Sol


Christmas Markets in Spain

Just in case you are planning an adventure during the holiday season, there are Christmas Markets all over Spain.  Here you can find many of those in the bigger cities and areas, see the markets in Spain.  Here is another holiday market list which includes Granada, Sevilla and Cordoba, just in case you want a quick day trip to the markets.

If you are planning to spend Christmas in Spain, don't worry you are sure to find plenty of Christmas Markets and activities. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com