Winter in Marbella is also full of interesting holidays, it is a great idea to come here during the celebration of Christmas and New year. As in many other cities in Spain, January 6 in Marbella is the day of the Three Kings, the main event of the holiday is a solemn procession, which is held on the city streets. Participants of the procession are dressed in beautiful historical costumes, led by a solemn procession of Three kings. They generously throw sweets to the audience, this beautiful winter holiday is one of the favourite among local children.
At the end of February in Marbella starts the traditional carnival dedicated to seeing off the winter, it ends in March. This festival is attended by thousands of local residents, during the days of the carnival you can meet people dressed in the most incredible costumes on the city streets. The festival is attended by music and dance groups, there are interesting performances on the city streets, among which there are special events for children.
Guests of the festival are invited to participate in interesting masterclasses, where you can learn how to cook popular regional dishes, as well as make interesting souvenirs in the national style. Carnival in Marbella is held before the beginning of Lent, so it always includes a rich gastronomic component. Delicious paella is cooked in the huge pans on the squares, you can taste popular sweets and favourite drinks of local residents everywhere.