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Events in Bilbao this weekend (6th – 8th October)

This Friday, 6th October, the Lions are playing against UD Almeria at San Mames (21:00). Here are some of the events that will take place in Bilbao during this weekend (6th – 8th October).

Events in Bilbao from 6th to 8th October 2023

Bilbao has an important agenda of events this weekend. Regarding sports, it is worthy to mention the match between Athletic Club and UD Almeria on Friday, 6th October, at 21:00 at the San Mames stadium.

A clash in which the red and white team will try to get the three points and remain in the top positions of the table. And a match that you will be able to live, and enjoy, as another lion thanks to The Lion Experience, which 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.


The capital of Biscay has many outstanding museums. The most well-known is the Guggenheim Museum, but we must not forget other interesting art galleries such as the Fine Arts Museum, the Museum of Artistic Reproductions or the Maritime Museum.

You can also visit 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 and white team, and that 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. In the Santana 27 venue, on Saturday 7th October, Cruce de Miradas, Tupperware and La Nevera Vacía will be performing. Meanwhile, on Friday 6th October at the Kafe Antzokia, Stereorocks with George Fitzgerald and Göo will be celebrating its tenth anniversary!


As for the performing arts, the Arriaga Theatre (Teatro Arriaga) will host the play Festen.

In addition, this weekend the Campos Theatre (Teatro Campos) will be staging Esto no es un Show with Galder Varas (Saturday, 7th October), and Sinatra & Jobim Project concert on Sunday, 8th October.

And if you need to recharge your batteries, you can do it in one of our restaurants, San Mames JatetxeaLa Campa de los Ingleses and Geuria, with menus to suit all tastes.

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