2nd week in September
The Mija's fair is celebrated in honor of Our Lady the Virgin of the Rock with an ample program of culture, sport, musical and festive activities.
The celebrations start with a great procession of giants and masks and that crosses the main streets of Mijas, accompanied by bands and the queens of the fairs of Mijas, Las Lagunas and La Cala and their respective ladies of honor, and it finishes with a childrens celebration in the city hall.
On the day of the Patron Saint of Mijas - 8th September - and after the traditional floral offering to the Virgin, a procession of the image of the Virgin of the Rock is made from the parochial temple to its sanctuary, accompanied by the authorities, religious brotherhoods, associations and a large public crowd.
At the arrival of the Patron Saint at its sanctuary, there's a firework display, and another one to mark the end of the Feria