Marbella Must visit events in June

Events You Can’t Miss in June 2024 in Marbella

Rais Rafikov | · 4 min. read

June in Marbella is a time of vibrant energy and excitement. The city’s beautiful coastal setting is the perfect backdrop for a variety of events that cater to both locals and tourists. From traditional fairs to glamorous star-studded openings, there’s something for everyone. Here’s your ultimate guide to the must-attend events in Marbella and its surroundings this June 2024.

1. Feria de Marbella

La feria de marbella 2024

When: June 5 – June 11, 2024

The annual San Bernabé Fair returns to Marbella, featuring over fifty activities and concerts throughout the town. This lively event, honouring Saint Bernabé, Marbella’s patron saint, is a cornerstone of local tradition, attracting both residents and visitors. The fair is a splendid celebration of Andalusian culture, showcasing gastronomy and entertainment for all ages, including numerous events for children.

During the Feria, Marbella’s streets burst into life with food stalls, music, and dance. Flamenco performances enchant with the passionate rhythms of Spanish guitar and the captivating clack of castanets, while DJs spin dynamic beats, keeping the festivities vibrant into the early morning.

For a detailed schedule of activities, visit Turismo Marbella online.

2. Marbella Outlet Fair

Feria Outlet de Marbella 2024

When: June 7 – June 9, 2024

The Costa del Sol’s premier fashion outlet fair makes a stylish return to Marbella’s Conference and Exhibition Centre this year, promising a treasure trove of sartorial delights. Feria Outlet Marbella unfolds at the Palacio de Congresos de Marbella, open daily from 10:00 to 22:00. Attendees can expect generous discounts of up to 80% on an array of fashion, footwear, sunglasses, accessories, and cosmetics.

Esteemed brands such as Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas, Vans, Ray-Ban, and Reebok will be showcasing their coveted collections, ensuring a weekend of exceptional shopping.

3. Starlite Opening Gala

Starlite Festival 2024 Marbella

When: June 14, 2024

The prestigious Starlite Festival kicks off its season with a grand opening on June 14th. Join celebrities and music lovers from around the world for a star-studded night of entertainment under the Marbella sky. The music venue is surrounded by 60 metre-high rock walls, creating a spectacular and atmospheric venue beneath the stars for the 3,500-seat auditorium.

Jamie Cullum is first out on June 14, with Van Morrison up next the following day on June 15th. Other performances to look out for are Sheryl Crow on June 21 and Take That on July 14th. Tickets can be purchased online or via their ticket booth in front of the Puerto Deportivo in Marbella.

4. San Juan Festival

Festival San Juan Marbella 2024
Noche de San Juan, Playa de Malaga, 2024.

When: June 23, 2024

The Festival of San Juan in Marbella is a vibrant celebration held annually on June 23. Marking the summer solstice, it features beach bonfires, music, and traditional rituals. Locals and tourists gather to enjoy fireworks, dance, and the symbolic burning of effigies to cleanse past sins and welcome new beginnings. As midnight approaches, many participants leap over fires and take a midnight dip in the sea, believed to purify the soul and bring good luck. This lively festivity highlights Marbella’s rich cultural heritage and its blend of ancient traditions with modern festivities.

Head down to the beach in the evening and take part in this rich cultural event.

5. Startup Olé Marbella

Startup Ole Marbella 2024

When: June 26 – June 28, 2024

Startup Olé in Marbella is a premier tech event that unites entrepreneurs, investors, and industry leaders. This annual conference offers networking opportunities, pitch competitions, workshops, and panels, focusing on innovation and startup growth. It highlights cutting-edge technologies and fosters business connections, showcasing the best of the Spanish startup scene and investment.

The event is held at the Andalusia Lab and admission is free for attendees but pre-registration is needed on Startup Olé’s website.

Other Exciting Events in June 2024

Marbella Gastronomy Fair

Food lovers will enjoy this event, which highlights the best of Andalusian and international cuisine. Enjoy tastings, cooking demonstrations, and meet some of the region’s top chefs.


June 2024 in Marbella is packed with events that offer something for everyone. Whether you’re interested in cultural festivals, shopping sprees, glamorous galas, beach parties, or tech conferences, Marbella has it all. Mark your calendar and get ready to enjoy a month of unforgettable experiences in this stunning coastal city.