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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 & TimeEvent & TorerosType & Bulls
Saturday
March, 9th
18:00
El Cid, Emilio de JustoCorrida de Toros
Victorino Martín, Puerto de San Lorenzo and Parladé
Sunday
March, 24th
18:00
Rafael González, Ángel Téllez, Francisco de ManuelNovillada
Fuente Ymbro
Sunday
March, 31st
18:00
Juan Carlos Carballo, Jesús Díez “El Chorlo”, Adrien SalencNovillada
José Luis Pereda-La Dehesilla
Sunday
April, 7th
18:00
Miguel Maestro, Abel Robles, Daniel MenésNovillada
Sánchez Herrero
Sunday
April, 14th
18:00
Fernando Robleño, Octavio Chacón, Pepe MoralCorrida de Toros
Victorino Martín
Sunday
April, 21st
18:00
David Galván, Juan Ortega, Pablo AguadoCorrida de Toros
El Torero
Sunday
April, 28th
18:30
Kevin de Luis, Lagartijo, Ignacio OlmosNovillada
Julio García
Wednesday
May, 1st
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid: Pablo Mora, Diego San Román, Fernando PlazaNovillada
Montealto
Thursday
May, 2nd
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid (Goyesca): Cristian Escribano, Francisco José Espada, Ángel SánchezCorrida de Toros
José Luis Pereda-La Dehesilla
Sunday
May, 5th
18:30
Adrián Hencheque, Juan Carlos Benítez, Cristian PérezNovillada
Gabriel Rojas
Sunday
May, 12th
18:30
Sergio Felipe, Héctor Gutiérrez, Alfonso OrtizNovillada
El Pilar
Tuesday
May, 14th
19:00
San Isidro: Rubén Pinar, Javier Cortés, Thomas DufauCorrida de Toros
La Quinta
Wednesday
May, 15th
19:00
San Isidro: Finito de Córdoba, Diego Urdiales, Miguel Ángel PereraCorrida de Toros
Fuente Ymbro
Thursday
May, 16th
19:00
San Isidro: David Galván, Juan Ortega, Joaquín GaldósCorrida de Toros
Valdefresno-Fraile Mazas
Friday
May, 17th
19:00
San Isidro: Joselito Adame, Román, Álvaro LorenzoCorrida de Toros
El Tajo y La Reina
Saturday
May, 18th
19:00
San Isidro: Ginés Marín, Luis David, Pablo AguadoCorrida de Toros
Montalvo
Sunday
May, 19th
19:00
San Isidro: Andy Cartagena, Sergio Galán, Andrés RomeroCorrida de Rejones
Fermín Bohórquez
Monday
May, 20th
19:00
San Isidro: Rafael González, Marcos, Fernando PlazaNovillada
Conde de Mayalde
Tuesday
May, 21st
19:00
San Isidro: Juan del Álamo, José Garrido, Gonzalo CaballeroCorrida de Toros
El Pilar
Wednesday
May, 22nd
19:00
San Isidro: El Cid, López Simón, Roca ReyCorrida de Toros
Parladé
Thursday
May, 23rd
19:00
San Isidro: Sebastián Castella, Emilio de Justo, Ángel TéllezCorrida de Toros
Jandilla-Vegahermosa
Friday
May, 24th
19:00
San Isidro: El Juli, Paco Ureña, David de MirandaCorrida de Toros
Juan Pedro Domecq
Saturday
May, 25th
19:00
San Isidro: Octavio Chacón, Javier Cortés, Juan LealCorrida de Toros
Pedraza de Yeltes
Sunday
May, 26th
19:00
San Isidro: Martín Burgos, Rui Fernandes, Joao Moura JR., Joao Telles, Roberto Armendáriz, Pérez LangaCorrida de Rejones
Los Espartales
Monday
May, 27th
19:00
San Isidro: Ángel Jiménez, El Galo, Francisco de ManuelNovillada
La Quinta
Tuesday
May, 28th
19:00
San Isidro: Fernando Robleño, Gómez del Pilar, Ángel SánchezCorrida de Toros
José Escolar
Wednesday
May, 29th
19:00
San Isidro: Octavio Chacón, Daniel Luque, Emilio de JustoCorrida de Toros
Victorino Martín
Thursday
May, 30th
19:00
San Isidro: Manuel Escribano, Román, Roca ReyCorrida de Toros
Adolfo Martín
Friday
May, 31st
19:00
San Isidro: David Mora, Paco Ureña, Álvaro LorenzoCorrida de Toros
Alcurrucén-Lozano Hermanos
Saturday
June, 1st
19:00
San Isidro: Antonio Ferrera, Curro Díaz, Luis DavidCorrida de Toros
Zalduendo
Sunday
June, 2nd
19:00
San Isidro: Diego Ventura, Leonardo Hernández, Juan Manuel MuneraCorrida de Rejones
María Guiomar Cortes de Moura
Monday
June, 3rd
19:00
San Isidro: Juanito, Antonio Grande, Diego San RománNovillada
Fuente Ymbro
Tuesday
June, 4th
19:00
San Isidro: Morenito de Aranda, Juan del Álamo, Tomás CamposCorrida de Toros
Las Ramblas
Wednesday
June, 5th
19:00
San Isidro: Sebastián Castella, Álvaro Lorenzo, Ginés MarínCorrida de Toros
Garcigrande-Domingo Hernández
Thursday
June, 6th
19:00
San Isidro: Antonio Ferrera, Miguel Ángel Perera, López SimónCorrida de Toros
El Puerto de San Lorenzo-La Ventana de El Puerto
Friday
June, 7th
19:00
San Isidro: Antonio Ferrera, Diego Urdiales, Ginés MarínCorrida de Toros
Alcurrucén-Lozano Hermanos
Saturday
June, 8th
19:00
San Isidro: Hermoso de Mendoza and Lea VicensCorrida de Rejones
El Capea-Carmen Lorenzo-San Pelayo
Sunday
June, 9th
19:00
San Isidro: Curro Díaz, Emilio de Justo, Pepe MoralCorrida de Toros
Baltasar Ibán
Monday
June, 10th
19:00
San Isidro: Eugenio de Mora, Ritter, Francisco José EspadaCorrida de Toros
El Ventorrillo
Tuesday
June, 11th
19:00
San Isidro: Fernando Robleño, Iván Vicente, Cristian EscribanoCorrida de Toros
Valdellán
Wednesday
June, 12th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida Extraordinaria de la Beneficencia): Diego Ventura, El Juli, Diego UrdialesCorrida de Toros
Los Espartales-Núñez del Cuvillo
Thursday
June, 13th
19:00
San Isidro: Rafaelillo, López Chaves, Octavio ChacónCorrida de Toros
Cuadri
Friday
June, 14th
19:00
San Isidro: Morenito de Aranda, Pepe Moral, José GarridoCorrida de Toros
Fuente Ymbro
Saturday
June, 15th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Cultura): Sebastián Castella, Paco Ureña, Roca ReyCorrida de Toros
Victoriano del Río-Cortés
Sunday
June, 16th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Prensa): El Fandi, López Simón, Pablo AguadoCorrida de Toros
Santiago Domecq

 

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 2019 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 & TimeEvent & TorerosType & Bulls
Sunday
June, 23rd
19:00
Alberto Lamelas, Cristian Escribano, Gómez del PilarCorrida de Toros
Dolores Aguirre
Sunday
June, 30th
19:00
Marc Serrano, Sánchez Vara, Miguel de PabloCorrida de Toros
Partido de Resina
Thursday
July, 4th
21:00
Tibo García, Rafael González, Ignacio OlmosNovillada
El Freixo
Thursday
July, 11th
21:00
El Chorlo, Antonio Grande, Borja XimelisNovillada
Fernando Peña
Thursday
July, 18th
21:00
Emilio Silvera, Alfonso Ortíz, Tomás RufoNovillada
José Cruz
Thursday
July, 25th
21:00
Cristian Pérez, Cristóbal Reyes, Dorian CantónNovillada
J.M. Sánchez Cobaleda-Castillejo de Huebra
Thursday
August, 1st
21:00
TBCNovillada
El Cortijillo-Lozano Hermano
Sunday
August, 11th
19:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Thursday
August, 15th
19:00
Virgen de la Paloma: TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
August, 18th
21:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Sunday
August, 25th
19:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Saturday
August, 31st
19:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 1st
18:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 8th
18:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 15th
18:00
TBCNovillada
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 22nd
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
Sept, 27th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
Sept, 28th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Sept, 29th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Friday
Oct, 4th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
Oct, 5th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Sunday
Oct, 6th
18:00
TBCCorrida de Toros
TBC
Saturday
Oct, 12th
18:00
TBCCorrida 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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