Granada faces a quarter full of big names: Fito and Fitipaldis, Ricardo Darín or Pablo Alborán

From the time it leaves its Easter holidays behind until it faces the summer ones, Granada lives its high season of cultural activities. Thus, in this third quarter the province offers an intense program with literary, theatrical, musical and humorous proposals.

Next weekend, Granadans will be able to enjoy some classics from the Spanish music scene such as The Consortiumwho will perform on Friday 22 at the Congress Palace. A day before that same space will arrive the tribute to Queen of Symphonic Rhapsody. For fans of other types of styles, Friday will also be Tote King in the Train Room.

Between April 25 and 29, the city of the Alhambra has a new appointment with verses, novels and non-fiction with the celebration of the XVIII edition of the Granada International Poetry Festival (FIP), which will be attended by some of the most relevant international writers on the literary scene, such as the Nobel Prize winner born in Ukraine Svetlana Aleksievich. As well as the Nicaraguan Cervantes Prize Sergio Ramirez, the also Nicaraguan Gioconda Belli and the Syrian Adonis. In total, they will participate authors from eleven countries, in addition to five National and Critics Awards.

That weekend, in terms of rap proposals there will be another of the names that are already a heavyweight in national hip hop: The Zowiin the Sala Aliatar, on the 29th. That same day, in the Palacio de Congresos, he will perform Fito & Fitipaldis. And the day before in that same space, a great concert of local musicians who come together in favor of Ukraine will bring together names like 091, La Guardia or Miguel Ríos.


In May there will be a great musical festival, in orbit, which will be on the 6th and 7th, but before that the organization will offer a presentation party as a series of concerts on the same Day of the Cross at the Palacio de los Córdova. The weekend will also be very strong in terms of scenic proposals: Ricardo Darin will arrive on the 6th and 7th at the Palacio de Congresos with Scenes of conjugal life. And Antonio de la Torre will succeed him on May 7 and 8 at the Isabel la Católica Municipal Theater with a passing man.

And with no time for rest, nothing more and nothing less than Granada Book Fair. The appointment will return this spring to take the center with books from May 13 to 22. On this occasion it will be dedicated to Granada as a cultural city “of the scene”. The province will also emerge as a protagonist hand in hand with its writers, readers, booksellers and publishers to occupy streets and squares, making a retrospective from the eighties and the new sentimentality until reaching Generation Z and its new forms of expression.

Musically, on the 20th Michael Poveda will sing at the Palacio de Congresos de Granada, the same space in which Pablo Alboran will double on May 22 and 23.

And to say goodbye to May, nothing like the humor of contemporary classics like Illustrious ignorant, who will arrive at the Palacio de Congresos on may 27th.

Granada will face this month to enter June, its cultural axis is a Music and Dance Festival prepared to commemorate the Centenary of the Cante Jondo Contest.

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Granada faces a quarter full of big names: Fito and Fitipaldis, Ricardo Darín or Pablo Alborán