The official 2022 Madrid bullfighting schedule

 

madrid bullfighting schedule

Have a look at the Madrid 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. Attending a Madrid bullfight must be included into your list of highlights.

This updated Madrid bullfight 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 2022 Madrid bullfighting 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 2022 Madrid bullfighting schedule.

The dates currently displayed correspond to the 2022 season.

Date & TimeEvent & TorerosType & Bulls
Sunday
March, 18th
18:00
Víctor Hernández, Borja Collado, Uceda VargasNovillada
Los Chospes
Sunday
April, 3rd
18:00
Carlos Olsina, José Rojo, Daniel BarberoNovillada
Hermanos Sánchez Herrero
Sunday
April, 10th
18:00
Emilio de Justo (en solitario)Corrida de Toros
Palha – Pallarés – Victorino Martín – Parladé – Domingo Hernández – Victoriano del Río
Sunday
April, 17th
18:00
Curro Díaz, Sergio Serrano, Tomás CamposCorrida de Toros
El Montecillo
Sunday
April, 24th
18:00
Sánchez Vara, Luis Bolívar, Thomas DufauNovillada
Saltillo – Los Maños
Sunday
May, 1st
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid: David Garzón, Miguelito, Diego GarcíaNovillada
María Cascón
Monday
May, 2nd
18:30
Feria de la Comunidad de Madrid (Goyesca): Uceda Leal, Antonio Ferrera, Francisco de Manuel (confirmación)Corrida de Toros
El Cortijillo
Sunday
May, 8th
19:00
San Isidro: Daniel Luque, López Simón, Álvaro LorenzoCorrida de Toros
Montalvo
Monday
May, 9th
18:30
San Isidro: Carlos Domínguez, Arturo Gilio, Guillermo García PulidoNovillada
Los Maños
Tuesday
May, 10th
19:00
San Isidro: Javier Cortés, Francisco José Espada, Tomás CamposCorrida de Toros
El Pilar – Moisés Fraile
Wednesday
May, 11th
19:00
San Isidro: Morante de la Puebla, El Juli, Pablo AguadoCorrida de Toros
La Quinta
Thursday
May, 12th
19:00
San Isidro: Antonio Ferrera, Daniel Luque, Gonzalo CaballeroCorrida de Toros
El Torero
Friday
May, 13th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Cultura): Alejandro Talavante and Juan Ortega (mano a mano)Corrida de Toros
Jandilla – Vegahermosa
Saturday
May, 14th
19:00
San Isidro: Sergio Galán, Leonardo Hernández, Juan Manuel MuneraCorrida de RejonesFermín Bohórquez
Sunday
May, 15th
19:00
San Isidro: Curro Díaz, Emilio de Justo, Ginés MarínCorrida de Toros
El Parralejo
Monday
May, 16th
19:00
San Isidro: Santana Claros, Isaac Fonseca, Álvaro BurdielNovillada
Conde de Mayalde
Tuesday
May, 17th
19:00
San Isidro: Joselito Adame, Pepe Moral, Ángel TéllezCorrida de Toros
Arauz de Robles
Wednesday
May, 18th
19:00
San Isidro: López Chaves, Jesús Enrique Colombo, Diego Carretero (confirmación)Corrida de Toros
Pedraza de Yeltes
Thursday
May, 19th
19:00
San Isidro: Manzanares, Fernando Adrián (confirmación), Roca ReyCorrida de Toros
Victoriano del Río – Toros de Cortés
Friday
May, 20th
19:00
San Isidro: El Juli, Alejandro Talavante, Tomás Rufo (confirmación)Corrida de Toros
Garcigrande
Saturday
May, 21st
19:00
San Isidro: Paco Ureña (en solitario)Corrida de Toros
Several ganaderías
Sunday
May, 22nd
19:00
San Isidro: El Fandi, Manuel Escribano, Leo Valadez (confirmación)Corrida de Rejones
Torrealta
Monday
May, 23rd
19:00
San Isidro: Manuel Diosleguarde, Jorge Martínez, Álvaro AlarcónNovillada
Fuente Ymbro
Tuesday
May, 24th
19:00
San Isidro: Daniel Luque, José Garrido y Juanito (confirmación)Corrida de Toros
Valdefresno
Wednesday
May, 25th
19:00
San Isidro: Diego Urdiales, Roca Rey, Ginés MarínCorrida de Toros
Fuente Ymbro
Thursday
May, 26th
19:00
San Isidro: Morante de la Puebla, Juan Ortega, Pablo AguadoCorrida de Toros
Juan Pedro Domecq
Friday
May, 27th
19:00
San Isidro: Diego Urdiales, Alejandro Talavante, Emilio de JustoCorrida de Toros
Victoriano del Río
Saturday
May, 28th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Juventud): Gonzalo Caballero, Román, David de MirandaCorrida de Toros
Luis Algarra
Sunday
May, 29th
19:00
San Isidro: Pablo Hermoso de Mendoza, Lea Vicens, Guillermo Hermoso de Mendoza (confirmación)Corrida de Rejones
El Capea
Monday
May, 30th
19:00
San Isidro: Fernando Robleño, Morenito de Aranda, Damián Castaño (confirmación)Corrida de Toros
Samuel Flores – Isabel Flores
Tuesday
May, 31st
19:00
San Isidro: Octavio Chacón, Alberto Lamelas, Gómez del PilarCorrida de Toros
José Escolar
Wednesday
June, 1st
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida Extraordinaria de la Beneficencia): Morante de la Puebla, Emilio de Justo, Ginés MarínCorrida de Toros
Alcurrucén
Thursday
June, 2nd
19:00
San Isidro: Juan Leal, Joaquín Galdós, Rafael González (alternativa)Corrida de Toros
Fuente Ymbro
Friday
June, 3rd
19:00
San Isidro: José María Manzanares, Alejandro Marcos (confirmación), Tomás RufoCorrida de Toros
Puerto de San Lorenzo – La Ventana del Puerto
Saturday
June, 4th
19:00
San Isidro: Rafaelillo, Manuel Escribano, Alejandro TalavanteCorrida de Toros
Adolfo Martín
Sunday
June, 5th
19:00
San Isidro (Corrida de la Prensa): Antonio Ferrera, Sergio Serrano, RománCorrida de Toros
Victorino Martín

 

Get your 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 traditions 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 Madrid bullfighting schedule.

The official dates for the second part of the 2022 season have not been released yet.

Date & TimeEvent & TorerosType & Bulls
Sunday
June, 12th
19:00
Manuel Diosleguarde, Daniel Barbero, Álvaro BurdielNovillada
Montealto
Sunday
June, 19th
19:00
Antonio Grande, José Fernando Molina (presentación), Arturo GilioNovillada
Los Chospes
Sunday
June, 26th
19:00
Víctor Hernández, Diego García, Isaac FonsecaNovillada
Fuente Ymbro
Sunday
July, 3rd
19:00
David Galván, Gómez del Pilar, Francisco José EspadaCorrida de Toros
José Enrique Fraile de Valdefresno
Thursday
July, 7th
21:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Thursday
July, 14th
21:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Thursday
July, 21st
21:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Thursday
July, 28th
21:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Thursday
August, 4th
21:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Friday
Sept, 24th
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD
Saturday
Sept, 25th
18:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Sunday
Sept, 26th
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD
Friday
Oct, 1st
18:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Saturday
Oct, 2nd
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD
Sunday
Oct, 3rd
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD
Saturday
Oct, 9th
18:00
TBDNovillada
TBD
Sunday
Oct, 10th
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD
Tuesday
Oct, 12th
18:00
TBDCorrida de Toros
TBD

 

Order advance tickets for the Madrid bullfighting schedule

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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