Each Summer the Dance Festival is held at the Alhambra Palace. The prestigious Granada festival is know by locals and as soon as the tickets go on sale they sell out pretty fast.

The curtain goes up on 23rd June 2017 for the 66th Festival Internacional de Música y Danza.


With artists, musicians and dancers coming from different countries to perform, this special event happens every summer within the grounds of the Alhambra palace.

Enjoy music and culture on Summer evenings in Granada.

There are some tickets available for some of the July shows.

  •  Tuesday 4th July
  • Thursday 6th July
  • Saturday 8th July


Music & Dance Festival in Granada

Useful Information
  • Dates: From 23rd of June until 14th July 2017
  • Venue: Alhambra Palace, Granada – Different locations around the grounds.
  • Ticket sales Online at> Granada Festival Tickets 
  • Ticket office at Corral del Carbon (off Calle Reyes Católicos)

Béjart Ballet Lausanne

Tuesday 4th July at 10.30pm

Genre: Ballet

Location: Teatro de Generalife, Alhambra Palace

Description: The show is a celebration of it´s creator Maurice Béjart, dancing some of his best choreographies. This performance has not been to Spain yet. So it´s an exclusive for the Alhambra Palace and Granada.


Maria Pages

Thursday 6th July at 10.30pm

Genre:  Dance & Flamenco

Location: Teatro del Generalife, Alhambra palace

Description: This Sevillan dancer present an elegant show called ¨Yo Carmen¨ where dance and flamenco are blended in an interesting artistic interpretation. Pure Andalusian Flamenco in the gardens of the Generalife.

Het Nationale Ballet

Saturday 8th July at 10.30pm

Genre: Ballet

Location: Teatro del Generalife, Alhambra palace

Description:  The Het Nationale Ballet is the most prestigious dance company from the Netherlands. In this show they present a varied repertoire, with a section of their new production Don Quixote. A great Spanish story in a stunning setting. The Teatro del Generalife is an outdoor theatre set in the heart of the Alhambra grounds.