Best events of May and major festivals not to be missed in 2019

Music. Traditions. Culture. Food. Religion. Football. May is a month full of events, suitable for all tastes and needs.
So why not take advantage, and book a holiday, albeit short, to attend one of the many events of May?

Enter the live, the New Orleans Jazz Festival, an event of international appeal, in the home of Jazz. A sumptuous review that celebrates an entire culture. Music will be the real protagonist: jazz, blues, popular music, R&B, up to country. And, of course, also local food and crafts, will have the deserved space. Appointment, in New Orleans from the 02 to the 05, for one of the best events of May.

Best events of May

Music, art and innovation are at the center of another non-European event. DGTL makes the 04 / 05 stop in Sao Paulo, Brazil. If you find yourself in these parts, drop by Mart Center in Vila Guilherme. Here, we dance from the 20: 00 to the 08: 00 in the morning of the following day. Guaranteed fun.

In Europe, Germany and Spain are the lion’s share, in terms of the best events of May 2019.
Barcelona, ​​Girona, Jerez de la Frontera, Madrid, Mallorca: are 5, the events of May that are worth, on their own, the trip to Spanish land.
It starts, in chronological order, with the splendid Feria del Caballo of Jerez,from the 11 to the 18. Good food. So much wine and sangria. Dance and flamenco until late at night. So much fun and, at the center, the Purebred Spanish Horse. One of the most interesting events of May.

Music will be the protagonist of the Mallorca Live Festival, the 10 and 11 days. Indie, rock, electronics, urban, alternatives, and much more. An incredible meltin pot, in the beautiful Antiguo Aquapark in Calvia, near the beach and with a magnificent view of the mountains.

From the 10 to the 15, great celebrations for the patron saint of the capital. San Isidro Festival proposes masked parades, dances, classical music concerts, rock marathons, yoga activities, ceramics fairs and much more.
Beautiful, spectacular and suggestive Temps de Flors. From 11 to 19 Maggio, you can stroll through the splendid alleys of Girona, in an explosion of colors and scents.
Closure of the month with the Primavera Sound Barcelona, a festival where art meets music.

In Germany, up to the 12, Stuttgart hosts the spring festival most loved by the Germans: Frühlingsfest. A sort of spring Oktoberfest, more genuine and less touristy. A festival where you can taste the excellent beers proposed, taste the culinary delicacies and have fun with all your children. In addition to the food stands, in fact, you will find rides, attractions, games, dances, songs and events dedicated to children.


In the North, Hamburg dresses up to celebrate the anniversary of the Port. Hafengeburtstag is the most important maritime festival in the world. The celebrations take place in the Landungsbrücken area, in the Speicherstadt warehouse district, and along the new HafenCity district.

Tradition and religion are the protagonists, in Belgium and Portugal, of two extraordinary events of May. At Fatima, the 13, the anniversary of the apparition of Our Lady is celebrated. We leave for the pilgrimage to the Sanctuary more important than Portugal. In Belgium, however, the 30 is the day of the Procession of the Holy Blood which, since the thirteenth century, is linked to the history and culture of Bruges.

Football fans, on the other hand, will have the opportunity to rediscover the beauties of Madrid, before supporting their own colors for the 2019 Champions League Final.

Remaining on the subject of competition, at mid-month, Israel hosts the final stages of the Eurovision Song Contest.