Each Summer the FEX, International Music & Dance Festival is held at the Alhambra Palace. This prestigious festival is well known in Spain and further afield.
In fact as soon as the tickets go on sale they tend to sell out quickly.

The curtain goes up on 22nd June 2018 for the 67th Festival Internacional de Música y Danza.

The festival lasts for 17 days right up until 8th July 2018

With artists, musicians and dancers coming from around the world to perform, this magical event takes place within the grounds of the Alhambra palace.

Generalife Summer Alhambra Granada Spain

2018 Music & Dance Festival in Granada

Useful Information
  • Dates: From 22rd of June until 8th July 2018
  • Venue: Alhambra Palace, Granada – Different locations around the grounds.
  • Ticket sales are Online> Granada Festival Tickets 
  • Ticket office at Corral del Carbon, off Calle Reyes Católicos (seen below)

the alhambra palace

Below are some of the concerts with Ticket availabilty:

Les Siécles

  • Sunday 24th June 2018 at 10.30pm
  • Genre: Classical Music
  • Location:   Palacio de Carlos V, Alhambra Palace Grounds.
  • Description: This prestigious French orchestra Les Siécles has two concerts at this years festival. On Sunday the founder of the ensemble François-Xavier Roth and French pianist Jean-Effam Bavouzet both take part in the concert, together with the Choir of the Orchestra of the City of Granada. .

Teatro Generalife Dance Festival

Royal Ballet of Flanders

  • Monday 25th June 2018 at 10.30pm
  • Genre: Ballet
  • Location:   Generalife Theatre, Alhambra Palace Grounds.
  • Description: The choreography is by Belgian director Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, an important figue in International Dance at the moment. This performance has a contemporary style, revisiting importants works such as L’Oiseau de feu (Firebird) by Stravinsky & Faun together another piece with the American choreographer Martha Graham.

FEX 2018 Granada Music Dance Festival Alhambra Palace Spain

Patricia Petibon

  • Thursday 28th June 2018 at 10.30pm
  • Genre: Soprano Recital
  • Location:   Palacio de Carlos V, Alhambra Palace Grounds.
  • Description:  This french soprano appears for the first time at the FEX in Granada. With an intense yet delicately selected repertoire in French and Spanish.

FEX 2018 Granada Music Dance Festival Alhambra Palace Spain

Spanish National Dance Company

  • Thursday 5th July 2018 10.30pm
  • Genre: Dance
  • Location:  Generalife Theatre, Alhambra Palace Grounds.
  • Description:  La Compañía Nacional de Danza with José Carlos Martínez returns to Granada. This time they perfom an up to date version of the Classic Carmen . Choreography by Johan Inger.

Dance festival FEX Granada Spain