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Events in Bilbao this weekend (May 19-21)

This weekend RC Celta will visit La Catedral. It is the penultimate match of this season in San Mames. A match you can’t miss on a weekend full of events in Bilbao (May 19-21).

Events in Bilbao from 19th to 21st May 2023

La Liga is about to say goodbye to San Mames for this season. This weekend RC Celta arrive at La Catedral to take on the Lions, who will want to give their fans something to cheer for by taking all three league points.

A match, in which, you can experience in an incredible and unique way thanks to The Lion Experience. With this experience, you will have access to spaces reserved exclusively for the players in the pre-match, enjoy the match in the best seats in the stadium, experience the post-match in a unique way in the mixed zone and press room access and meet in person a player from the first-team.

The Lion Experience includes:

  • 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 the two 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 with a first-team player in the mixed zone.

And if you are visiting Bilbao this weekend, you should already know that the capital of Bizkaia has several attractive museums, but we recommend you get into the heart of the red & white team with the AC Museoa, made up of more than 1,000 original objects and videos that will immerse you in the essence of the red & white team and that will also allow you to take the San Mames Tour to get to know the inside of the Football Cathedral.

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This is a unique way to find out what Athletic Club is all about and learn about its history, and it is also one of the best family plans if you are in Bilbao. Book your visit to the Athletic Club Museum now.


The Biscayan capital will be hosting several concerts these days, such as the one by Confetti de Odio on Friday 19th at the Cotton Club. A day later, the performance of Alex Wall will take place at the same venue.

Ben Howards will be playing at the Santana 27 venue on Friday the 19th and Martirés del Compás on Saturday the 20th. Meanwhile, at the Kafe Antzokia, on Friday the 19th, J Martina 2.0 and Merina Gris will take the stage, and one day later it will be the turn of José Ignacio Lapido.


As for the Arriaga Theatre, the well-known musical, Singing in the Rain (Cantando bajo la lluvia) will be performed on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Finally, the Campos Theatre will host different shows this weekend, such as a concert by the tribute band Remember Queen on Friday and Saturday and a jamming session on Sunday with Ana Morgade.

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