- Throughout November 2012 (exact dates TBC) - Madrid Jazz Festival. Dates for 2012 have not been chosen yet - ask at the tourist information board or check the official site.
- November 1-11, 2012 - International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival One of two gay and lesbian film festivals in Spain this month - the other is in Barcelona.
- November 5 - December 4, 2012 Madrid en Danza International dance festival.
- November 9, 2012 - Almudena Day. Festival to celebrate the city's patron saint.
- November 10-16, 2012 - Alcine Film Festival in nearby Alcalá de Henares.
- November 16-23, 2012 - Semana de Cine Experimental de Madrid. The city's experimental cinema week.
- November 17-25, 2012 - Feriarte Art and Antiques Fair in the exhibition center close to the airport.