May is arriving, Ibiza is beginning to fill with tourists and residents who are all looking to have a good time. Beaches, markets, opening parties, nature, music, sports… we’re going to suggest a series of things to do in Ibiza in May where you can enjoy yourself to the max: the month of openings and a lot more surprises.

Ibiza in May
Photo: Jaime Garcia


Opening parties and other party plans.

You spend months waiting for them, and finally they’re here… the opening parties of Ibiza have arrived! And with them begins another season of parties and events. Find all the information you need in our nightclub section, and but your tickets, beating the queues, here.

Sorteo Paradis

Shopping and a Bit of Out and About

7-10 of May: Ibiza’s Medieval Market: for these 3 days, Dalt Vila goes back a few centuries in time and turns itself into an authentic medieval market, where privateers, maidens, minstrels, jugglers and snake charmers make themselves at home. Don’t miss this date with the history of the city of Ibiza!

Plans for Sport Fans

1st of May: the Solidarity yoga festival comes to Sal Talia beginning at 10 am. if you’re a passionate yoga fan don’t miss the Solidarity Yoda festival organised by the Agro-tourism association of Sa Talia, a time of open-door Yoga sessions where you can also discover other healthy and fun activities.

Concerts and other musical events

Ibiza in May
Photo: Jaime Garcia

1st of MayManu Chao concerts in Las Dalias (san Carlos): from 20:00 hours.

2nd of MayDavid Bustamente concert in Santa Eulalia (free entry). Address: The palace of Congress square, c/medico Salvador Camacho 11, 07840, Santa Eulalia, Ibiza. From 22:00 hours

16th of MayPignoise concert: 23:30 hours in the sala Rencuentro (Carrer de la Mar, 5, San Antonio).

20-22 of May – International Music Summit Ibiza. This electro music congress truly marks the starting of the beginning of the summer season.

22nd of MayRaimundo Amador: Sala Swag (C/Murtra5, Playa d’en Bossa, Ibiza).


The Spring Gastro season: if you haven’t already done your gastro route, don’t miss out on this opportunity! You have until the third of May to discover the delicacies put forward by more than 50 different restaurants on the island. These treats pay homage to the tastes and local ingredients that the island has to offer. Find these across succulent menus full of local produce and popular prices: €25 for a full meal and €5 per tapa, with a  small beer or glass of wine included.

Ibiza in May
Photo: Jaime Garcia

 Original text by: Alba Garcia


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