International Artists Market – Castillo de la Duquesa

July 27th, 2012

The foreign residents association has organised an International Artists Market. The event will take place tomorrow, Saturday 28th of July,at the Castle in Castillo de la Duquesa. Pop along and enjoy a selection of exhibitions by a range of local artists, including painters, photographers and artisans. There will also be live music, food and refreshments. So, if you want […]


Flamenco Exhibition in Manilva

July 26th, 2012

The Flamenco dance school in Manilva, run by Eva Cabrera, is staging a showcase of their dances on Thursday 2nd August. The event will take place in the auditorium on the first floor of the Manilva wine museum, (entrance via back of music school). Doors open at 8.30pm with the performances starting at 9pm.  There […]


Bee Gees Tribute band performing tonight

July 26th, 2012

A bit late in posting this, but will probably be a fantastic show for everyone who remembers the Disco era. The Bee Gees tribute band “stayin Alive” will be performing tonight at the San Roque Club Suites Hotel, around the swimming pool at the hotel’s Tango’s restaurant Stayin’ Alive have been performing as the world’s Premier Tribute […]


Verbana Santa Ana – Manilva’s saints day

July 24th, 2012

This Thursday 26th July Manilva celebrates Verbana Santa Ana,  its patron saint with a day of processions, music, games and partying in  Calle Mar in Manilva Town. As with every Spanish festival, we will be woken at 8am by the sound of rockets….The actual festivities begin at 11 am with traditional and games  (more for the children […]


Miels in Sabinillas

July 24th, 2012

Miel restaurant has been established on the Sabinillas paseo since 2004 and is a firm favourite with the ex pat residents as well as the holidaymakers. Miel serves everything from breakfast – a nice fresh croissant to a full English, lunch, a huge range of salads, pastas and sandwiches, dinner, a light snack or fillet […]


Roman Oasis

July 20th, 2012

Now in its 30th year, the Roman Oasis restaurant is now almost a Manilva landmark. It’s one of those places where, unless you know where it is, you probably won’t find it, but having discovered it, you won’t forget it… It’s located on the Sunday market road (inland from Lidls) or it can be accessed […]


Presentation of Manilva’s wine

July 19th, 2012

This Saturday 21st July, the Manilva wine, produced by bodega Pagos del Peñoncillo which is part of the Las Viñas Wine School will be presented to the public. The event is being organised by the Manilva Development Foundation and will take place at 11 am in Villa Matilde (opposite large Supersol at the bottom of Manilva hill) Representatives from […]


Kickboxing Tournament

July 19th, 2012

Here’s something different to do on Saturday night, if the 12 hour disco doesn’t appeal to you, then how about watching a kick boxing tournament. Manilva is hosting its first professional kick boxing championships on Saturday 21st July, from 9pm in the Municipal Sports Pavilion. (just down from the medical centre) Here’s a taster and some […]


Designer outlet fair Estepona

July 18th, 2012

The palacio de congresos in Estepona (exit 157 A7 near Carrefour) hosts the 4th designer outlet fair this weekend, from Friday 2oth to Sunday 22nd. Doors open at 18.00 on Friday until 22.00, then from 11.00 to 22.00 on Saturday and Sunday.  I would imagine that everyone knows about this already as everywhere you look there are flyers posted on […]


12 hour party…. Manilva events Festival 2012

July 18th, 2012

Calling all teenagers… and any young at hearts….Manilva becomes Ibiza!!  The youth department has organised a 12 hour party this Saturday, 21st July to be held at the Manilva fairground (I did wonder what they were setting up when I drove past this morning..) It is set to be one of the biggest events on […]


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