Sabinillas Christmas Market

October 31st, 2013

The delegation of Commerce for Manilva has announced that there will be a Christmas market (Well it is only 7 weeks away!!) to be held in plaza Vicente Espinel (Behind the taxi rank). The market will take place over the following weekends:- From 5th  to  8th December From 19th to 22nd  December From 2nd  to 5th […]


All saints Day in Spain

October 29th, 2013

All Saint’s Day, or  Dia de Todos los Santos is celebrated in Spain on November 1st and it is the day when  the Spanish remember  their dead. It is a national holiday so many businesses will closed.  It is traditional for families to gather at the local cemetery to pay their respects to their departed loved ones […]


Free trip to Malaga…

October 28th, 2013

The cultural department for Manilva are offering a free trip to Malaga, this coming Saturday 2nd November. The trip has been donated by the the Malaga  Provincial Council and is part of a “Cultural circuit” for Autumn and Winter. The trip will begin at the famous Malaga bullring where the second “Flavours of Malaga” fair is […]


West End Musicals in Concert at Tikitano in Estepona

October 25th, 2013

Back by popular demand, the “West End Musicals in Concert” show can be seen at Tikitano in Estepona on Friday 1st November.  The show has been the talk of the coast, with performances in various locations regularly selling out. The show comprises of songs and features from the very best of West End Musical Theatre, including songs from […]


Halloween celebrations in Manilva

October 25th, 2013

When we first moved to Manilva 10 years ago, Halloween wasn’t really celebrated, however it is  now a bit part of the Spanish Fiestas calender.  The shops are currently full of Halloween related products from costumes to cakes to decorations and party bags. Many towns hold Halloween parties and Manilva is no exception.  At the moment, I […]


Manilva town hall offers Fire Prevention Talk in English

October 24th, 2013

Manilva’s fire department in colaboration with the delegation for Health is offering informative talks on fire prevention which will take place next Wednesday, 30th October. In the morning of the 30th, the children from Maicandil school will receive a talk and will be given leaflets both in Spanish and English to bring home detailing many […]


Live Music at El Molino in Sabinillas

October 23rd, 2013

There are some great acts lined up to perform at Bodega El Molino in Sabinillas over the next few months:- Sunday 3rd November 8pm A fantastic double bill – ABBA tribute act Voulez Vous, who get everyone singing along to all the great ABBA tracks and Elvis tribute act Stelvis       Sunday 17th November   The D and […]


New Skate park planned for Manilva

October 22nd, 2013

The youth and sports departments of Manilva have anouced plans to build a skate park in Manilva. The park is to be situated in the Plaza Martín Carpena, making this a real “sports corner” of Manilva. The municipal swimming pool, gym, football ground, paddel tennis courts, sports centre and handball court are all situated in this […]


Trip to see Disney’s “Violetta” in concert

October 21st, 2013

A fantastic Pre- christmas treat for the kids…… A trip to the Martín Carpena  stadium in Malaga to see a concert performed by the cast of the popular Disney show “Violeta” . The trip, organised by Manilva’s cultural department will take place on Saturday 14th December. Violetta is a Argentinian teen-oriented musical drama which tells the story of […]


Re living Manilva’s history…

October 18th, 2013

A few weeks ago, several people from, shall we say, “the older generation” of Manilva, met in the town hall to relive some of their memories of Manilva in past years. The meeting was with a writer who is collating the memories and experiences of the elders of the province of Malaga , which will be reflected […]


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