Events

Madrid Community public Holiday

Madrid Community public Holiday

*In spite of being a holiday, the school will be open and classes will follow their daily schedule. On this day, Madrid commemorates the uprising of May 2nd, 1808, in which the people of Madrid rose up in arms to rebel against the French occupation of Madrid. This event was the beginning of the Spanish War of Independence. In remembrance, plenty of events such as military parades, concerts and exhibitions are put on in Madrid.