Benalmádena is characterized to have an interminable calendar of activities. Cultural contests, sport competitions and popular celebrations that fill of the life of this town. The celebrations begin in Easter, with processions in Benalmádena Town and Arroyo de la Miel. The verbena of San Juan, very popular between the neighbours of Arroyo de la Miel, gives the start to the smooth summery nights. The day of the Carmen also is celebrated like memory of its marine past.
In Benalmádena the practice of nautical or mountain sports / adventures have been promoted much in the last years: from the fishing, sailing, diving, to the senderismo, the mountain hang-glider, cycling or riding. Everything with the objective that sport and the leisure is an interesting alternative for all those who wishing it.
Malaga is famous by its fairs, their traditions and their people, but also by its golf courses. The Costa del Sol often is called the Golf coast, and this is because there is no other Mediterranean province that offers more than 50 courses. The diversity, the quality of their numerous fields and the history of and important championships guarantee the quality of golf in the region.
Benalmádena lives with the sport, the activities in the sea and the mountain, the spaces outdoors and the leisure diversion. The night is not an exception. Benalmádena has secured in the last years to be placed in a privileged situation as far as night life leisure, since his visitors are relaxing during their holidays or enjoying a free time that they wants to enjoy to the maximum. It has for all the pleasures. From the flamenco casino with activities of and music in direct, to the discotheques and pubs for youngest.