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The Official 2019 Madrid Bullfight Schedule

Attending a Madrid bullfight must be included into your list of highlights. Have a look at the official bullfighting schedule and don’t miss the chance to spend an exciting evening at the most important and biggest plaza de toros (bullring): Las Ventas. This schedule includes all the corridas that will be held during the season as well as the novilladas.

In Madrid, Las Ventas holds bullfights from March until October.

The most important bullfights with the most well-known toreros take place during the Feria de San Isidro. The dates of this event vary from year to year, but most of it usually takes place in May.

Actually, it is the most important event with regards to bullfighting in Madrid. And it is the most prestigious bullfight feria in the world. For a torero, exiting through the Puerta Grande in Madrid after a bullfight is a synonym of fame, prestige and recognition.

 

Attend A Spanish Bullfight In Madrid

One of the highlights of a trip to Spain is attending a bullfight. As a matter of fact, Madrid is the mecca of bullfighting because of its tradition, the audience’s thoroughness towards the toreros and the impressive size of its bullring. If you’re planning to go, make sure to get your tickets well in advance.

Check out the full guide about purchasing bullfight tickets online. You’ll know which tickets are more expensive and why, what are the best locations in the bullring and a complete FAQ section with all the questions that you may still have.

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Official 2019 Madrid Bullfight Schedule

In Madrid, bullfight is the expression of art, passion and courage. The Feria de San Isidro is the most important event of the city’s bullfighting schedule. But the season is the longest Spain, and that means more than 60 bullfights all together!

Here is the complete list with all the corridas and novilladas of the 2019 season.

Please note that each season’s calendar dates are only available 3 weeks before the event currently starts (especially for the Feria de San Isidro). The dates currently displayed correspond to the 2019 season.

Date & Time Event & Toreros Type & Bulls
Saturday
March, 9th
18:00
El Cid, Emilio de Justo Corrida de Toros
Victorino Martín, Puerto de San Lorenzo and Parladé
Sunday
March, 24th
18:00
Rafael González, Ángel Téllez, Francisco de Manuel Novillada
Fuente Ymbro
Sunday
March, 31st
18:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
April, 7th
18:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
April, 14th
18:00
Fernando Robleño, Octavio Chacón, Pepe Moral Corrida de Toros
Victorino Martín
Sunday
April, 21st
18:00
David Galván, Juan Ortega, Pablo Aguado Corrida de Toros
El Torero
Sunday
April, 28th
18:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Wednesday
May, 1st
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid: TBC Novillada
TBC
Thursday
May, 2nd
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid (Goyesca): TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
May, 5th
18:30
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
May, 10th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
May, 11th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Rejones
TBC
Sunday
May, 12th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Monday
May, 13th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Tuesday
May, 14th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Wednesday
May, 15th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Thursday
May, 16th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
May, 17th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
May, 18th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
May, 19th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Rejones
TBC
Monday
May, 20th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Novillada
TBC
Tuesday
May, 21st
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Wednesday
May, 22nd
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Thursday
May, 23rd
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Cultura): TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
May, 24th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
May, 25th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
May, 26th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Monday
May, 27th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Tuesday
May, 28th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Wednesday
May, 29th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Thursday
May, 30th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de las 6 Naciones): TBC Novillada
TBC
Friday
May, 31st
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
June, 1st
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Rejones
TBC
Sunday
June, 2nd
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Monday
June, 3rd
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Tuesday
June, 4th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Wednesday
June, 5th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida Extraordinaria de la Beneficencia): TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Thursday
June, 6th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
June, 7th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
June, 8th
19:00
San Isidro: TBC Corrida de Rejones
TBC
Sunday
June, 9th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Prensa): TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC

 

Purchase Madrid Bullfight Tickets

Don’t miss the chance to visit the main bullfighting arena in the world. Madrid’s bullring holds up to 23,000 spectators and the most important feria.

Tickets are particularly difficult to get hold of during San Isidro as every evening is a sell-out. Make sure you purchase your ticket well in advance so you can enjoy one of the oldest taditions in Spain. Bullfighting is an art and going to Las Ventas is a privilege.

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Additionally, Las Ventas management organizes also a series of Spanish bullfights called novilladas to promote new talents. They are usually held during summertime. Here are the details of the second part of the 2017 Madrid bullfight season.

Please note that each season’s calendar dates are only available 3 weeks (or less) before the event currently starts. The dates currently displayed correspond to the 2019 season.

Date & Time Event & Toreros Type & Bulls
Friday
June, 14th
19:00
Beneficencia: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
June, 15th
19:00
Cultura: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
June, 16th
19:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
June, 23rd
19:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
June, 30th
19:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
July, 7th
19:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
July, 13th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
July, 20th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
July, 27th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
August, 3th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
August, 10th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Thursday
August, 15th
20:00
Virgen de la Paloma: TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
August, 17th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
August, 24th
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
August, 31st
21:00
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 1st
18:30
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 8th
18:30
TBC Novillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 15th
18:30
TBC Novillada
TBC
Saturday
Sept, 22nd
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 23rd
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
Sept, 27th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
Sept, 28th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 29th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Oct, 6th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Oct, 13th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Oct, 20th
18:00
TBC Corrida de Toros
TBC

 

Order Advance Tickets For A Madrid Bullfight

One of the best things to do in Madrid is going to a bullfight. Your bullfight experience will lead you to a greater understanding of Spain’s national culture and help you appreciate more of the country’s uniqueness.

The only way to guarantee a seat is to order online in advance. Otherwise, they’re on a first-come first-serve basis. In Madrid bullfight season is probably one of the longest in Spain (60+ corridas) but you shouldn’t play Russian roulette!

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