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Events in Bilbao this weekend (10th – 12th November)

This Friday, 10th November, the league competition returns to San Mames with a match where the lions will pit against Celta de Vigo (21:00). Here are some of the events that will take place in Bilbao during this weekend (10th – 12th November).

​Events in Bilbao from 10th to 12th November 2023

The sporting event this weekend in Bilbao is the match between Athletic Club and Celta de Vigo this Friday, 10th November, at 21:00 at the San Mames stadium.

A clash, in which La Catedral will push the red & whites to get, once again, the 3 points at home. A match that you will be able to live, and enjoy, as another lion thanks to The Lion Experience.

It is an experience that allows you to access spaces reserved for the players in the pre-match, enjoy the match from the best seats in the stadium, experience the post-match in a unique way in the mixed zone and press room, and meet a first team player in person.

What does the Lion Experience include?

  • VIP ring seating with gastronomic service included.
  • Welcome pack.
  • Visit to the team’s dressing room and tunnel before the arrival of the players.
  • Exclusive experience of the arrival of both teams at the stadium.
  • Enjoy the pre-match warm-up on the pitch.
  • Access to the press room to follow the post-match press conference live.
  • Meet and greet a first team player in the mixed zone.


If you are coming to see this match, you can make the best of your stay in Bilbao by visiting some museum, such as the Guggenheim Museum, the Fine Arts Museum, the Museum of Artistic Reproductions or the Maritime Museum.

Not forgetting the AC Museoa, the Athletic Club Museum, with more than 1,000 original objects and videos that will give you an insight into the essence of the red & white team. It will also allow you to take the San Mames Tour to get to know the inside of the football cathedral.

A unique way to learn about Athletic Club and its history, and one of the best family plans if you are in Bilbao. Book your visit to the Athletic Club Museum now.


The capital of Bizkaia will also be hosting several concerts this weekend. To start with, in the Cotton Club venue, on Saturday 11th November, at 20:00, Daniel Higiénico will be performing live. In the Santana 27 venue, on Sunday 12th November, it will be the turn for Yomil Champions (21:00). In addition, at the Kafe Antzokia, on Saturday 11th November, the bands Iskanbila and Kaleko Urdangak will be joining the stage (22:00).


As for the performing arts, both on Saturday and Sunday, the Arriaga Theatre (Teatro Arriaga) will host the play Malos tiempos para la lírica,

Meanwhile, this weekend the Campos Theatre (Teatro Campos) will organise various events: a concert by Mikel Bizar on Saturday 11th November, and a day after, the monologue by Andreu Casanova.

And one extra note: if you need to recharge your batteries during your visit to Bilbao, you can do it in one of our restaurants: San Mames JatetxeaLa Campa de los Ingleses and Geuria, with menus to suit all tastes in a unique setting.

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