14th -16th October: MadrEAT is a street market that has more than 20 food trucks offering hand-crafted beer, coffee from around the world and international cuisine such as hamburgers, cookies, crepes, handmade goats cheese…the list goes on!
MadrEAT attracts well-known chefs such as Estanis Carenzo (Sudestada y Chifa), Iván Domínguez (Alabaster), Luis Arévalo (Kena) y Mario Sandoval (Coque).
Address: Avenida de Portugal, 28011 Madrid (line 6 Puerta de Ángel, or line 10 Lago)
From 20th to 30th October: Tapapiés is a festival that unites international cuisine (more than 90 bars and restaurants), theatre, street circuses and a wide range of outdoor music concerts: the genres include rap, groove, French world music, Acapella, swing, rock’n roll and reggae…
Prices: 1.50€ per tapa, and 2,50€ for a tapa + a glass of Estrella Damm
Address: Lavapiés, 28012 (line 3 Lavapiés)
21st, 22nd and 23rd October: three days to discover and learn about the historical, cultural and artistic heritage of the capital through guided tours, workshops, talks, concerts and displays. This, the third edition of Madrid Otra Mirada, will have a special section dedicated to Carlos III, known as ‘the greatest Mayor of Madrid’, for the third Centenary of his birth. The vast majority of the activities are free of charge but may require prior booking.
Address: Sol and Gran Vía
22nd and 29th October: Malamarket: a market displaying the works of designers, craftsmen, illustrators as well as second hand items, decorations, and vintage products. It connects the creative side with the economic and social sides of the city. An extremely cool place to visit!
Address: Plaza del Dos de Mayo, 28004 (lines 1 y 10 Tribunal)
Address: Colegio Oficial de Arquitectos de Madrid (COAM), Calle de Hortaleza, 63, 28004 Madrid (line 5 Chueca)
Enjoy Madrid this October!