As every week, here are our 10 recommendations to complete this weekend if you live or are visiting Madrid:
1. Football/Families: The Champions League is already in Madrid
Contemplate one of the most desired sports trophies. It will be exposed in the next days in the Plaza Mayor! (Tourism Center Plaza Mayor, May 25-29, see schedules).
2. Families: Rock in family – Discovering U2
A show where the whole family can “rockanrole” with the great themes of the Irish group (Teatro Rialto, May 26).
3. Exhibition / Families: I LOVE LEGO
An exhibition composed of figures and constructions of the fascinating world of LEGO (Palacio de Gaviria, extended until May 26).
4. Exhibition: The Pink Floyd Exhibition – Their Mortal Remains
A multi-sensory journey through the 50-year history of the acclaimed British rock group (IFEMA – Feria de Madrid, until September 15).
5. Music: Doña Francisquita
Lluis Pasqual directs a renewed adaptation of this famous lyrical comedy from Madrid
(Teatro de la Zarzuela: 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 and 31 May, 1 and 2 June).
6. Food: Madrid Producers.
Fair with more than 90 artisan food producers of the Community of Madrid. In the market, premium is the product of proximity, quality, artisan and ecological; directly from the producer to the consumer (Matadero Cultural Center – Madrid Río).
7. Arts: Surge Madrid 2019
New edition of the performing arts festival dedicated to the alternative circuit (Various rooms, until 2 June).
8. Exhibition: Banksy: Genius or Vandal?
First organized exhibition in Spain focused on the mysterious British artist Street Art (Feria de Madrid, Space 5.1, Extending until May 19).
9. Design: SUMMER EDITION Design Market
A reference space for design lovers with a designation of origin in Spain (Matadero Madrid, 18-19 May / 1-2 June).
10. Bulls: San Isidro bullfighting fair.
The best bullfighting event in the world is celebrated in Las Ventas (Bullring of Las Ventas, until June 15).