Cabo de Palos
Tel 968 128 800 – Market Wed
Cartagena Jazz Festival – 1st – 23rd November
Full details on Page 72
Exhibition – Family Album, Reticence and Memory by the young Cartagena from Javier Cruzado (until 9th November) in the Subjective Room ‘Nicomedes Gómez’ of Cartagena City Hall.
Open: Tues-Fri & Sun 10am-1.30pm
Sat 10am-1.30pm & 5pm-8pm
Exhibition – El Sueño @ The National Museum of Underwater Archaeology of Cartagena ARQVA (until 22nd January 2020)
Learn about the first round the world by boat by Fernando de Magallanes and Juan Sebastián Elcano. You can find travel books, scenarios and reproductions of the adventure that Elcano and Magellan undertook. It also reflects the entrepreneurial nature of the expedition between 1518 and 1519.
Saturday 9th November – UrbanCT Fest @ The Urban Sports Park, Carlos III Street
Competitions, exhibitions and urban market area.
Competitions: Beatbox, Loop Station, Graffiti, Street Art, Dijing, Scratch, Battle of MCs and Skating.
Exhibitions : Parkour and Free Running, Breaking, Tricking, Rap, Scooter, BMX, Calisthenics, Work Outs, Inline Skate, Urban Dance, Trial Bikes, Slackline, Krump, Bodypainting and Tattoo (so far the first and only authorized exhibition held at a festival in the Region of Murcia).
Graffiti, Parkour and Slackline workshops will be held during the day. To end the day, the event will feature performances by Neusi and Aryón with DJ Charlybcn, for the first time in Cartagena.
Registration through juventud.cartagena.es, email email@example.com
Auditorium El Batel de Cartagena
Saturday 2nd November – ‘Don Juan Tenorio’ starring an inveterate seducer, quarrelsome gentleman and lover of the women he seduces and then abandons.
Wednesday 6th November – Swan Lake with The Russian National Ballet and Sergei Raschenko
Sunday 10th November – All Queen hits like ‘We are the Champions’ and ‘Bohemian Rapsody’ can be heard and danced to on ‘Remember Queen World Tour’. This show has been seen by more than 500,000 people and stars Freddie Mercury’s best double in the world, Piero Venery, from Italy.
Saturday 16th November – ‘The Sense of Humour. Two Fools and Me’ – a show starring Florentino Fernández, José Mota and Santiago Segura – analyse the sense of humour through various reflections and nonsense that help us understand what our sense of humour is today with a single objective; to make the viewer laugh by all means.
Friday 13th December – classical dance and Christmas with ‘The Nutcracker’staged in two acts by the Classic Ballet of St. Petersburg with Andrey Batalov. The story takes place on Christmas Eve in a German city, at the beginning of the 19th century. The narrative starts from the reality of a well-off bourgeois family and navigates through dreams in a magical kingdom.
Saturday 14th December – the historic national pop group, Los Secretos embarks on a new project, ‘My Paradise’. After 40 years with themes the life of several generations, the group maintains the same spirit and the same passion.
Galifa Nature Days
Sunday 17th November – Walk.8.30am from Sports Centre Galifa
15-kilometer mountain race along with a 9-kilometer hiking trail and children’s races.
9km Walk: 12€ for federated members/14€ for non-members
15km Walk: 15€ for federated members / 17€ for non-members Registration through www.alcanzatumeta.es
Sunday 19th November – Solidarity Trail Galifa Water Trail for Autismo Somos Todos and Recovery of The Carob Tree
This activity ends the training, leisure and sports activities organized for the First Conference of Nature in the Protected Natural Area of the Sierra de la Muela, Cabo Tiñoso and Roldan promoted by the Association of Neighbours of Galifa together with the Department of Sports of Cartagena, the Municipal Neighbourhood Board of Perín and the Manzanicos Sports Club.
The trail will start and finish in Galifa. Places are limited to 300 hikers and 150 walkers
Registration at www.alcanzatumeta.es
Walk 9km 14€/12€ (federated)
Hike 15km 17€/15€ (federated)
Childrens’ Workshops @ El Batel
Register at El Batel or call 968 123 827
Saturday 16th November
Play Creating – exercises through music creating imaginary characters.
Saturday 14th December
Long Live the Theatre – create your own story and then share it.
Saturday 23rd November – Borja Niso Tribute to Ludovico Concert in the Cultural Classroom of the CAM Foundation. 8pm. The concert will be divided into three blocks:
BLOCK 1: Fairytale / I Giorni / Birdsong / Spring / Gravity/ Ascent / In Un’Altra Vita / Divenire
BLOCK 2: Fuori dal Mondo / Nuvole Bianche / Four Dimensions / Elements / Una Mattina / Experience
CLOSURE – ORIGINS: Presentation of several songs from the first album, Origins, composed entirely by Borja Niso.
Resurrection / The Perfect Storm / Smiles and Tears / Song for Hugo
Tel 868 049 941/692 925 970 – Market Tues
Market Tues & Sat (Los Narejos)
Friday 29th November – MABS Christmas Fayre @ Las Claras, Los Narejos. 2pm-4pm
Tel 968 172 041 – Market Wed & Thurs
San Javier Squalos Rugby @ Rugby field,PDM Sports Ground
- Men Tues & Thurs 8.30-10.30pm
- Women Tues & Thurs 10.00-11.30pm
- 12-18yrs Tues & Thurs 7.30-9.00pm
- 6-10yrs Thurs 6pm-7pm & Sat 10am-11am
Every Monday – HAH Help at Home Table Top Sale @ La Zona Bar 10am-1pm
Every Monday – Friendship Group @ The Garden Bar & Lounge 11am
Saturday 9th November – Free Guided Cycling Route to see Urban Art. 10am from Town Hall Contact Tourist Office if you need to borrow a bike.
Sunday 10th November – Classic Car Rally @ Parque Almansa 9am-2pm
Santiago de Ribera
Tel 968 571 704 – Market Wed
San Pedro del Pinatar
Tel 968 182 301 – Market Mon & Thurs (Lo Pagan)
Sunday 3rd November – 3hr Free Guided Route to San Pedro de Las Salinas 10am from Flamingo roundabout
Torre Pacheco – www.torrepacheco.es – Tel 968 579 937 – Market Thurs (Balsicas) & Sat (Dolores)
Every Tuesday in November at 5pm – Guided Tour of Another Planet Brewing 5€ to include tastings. Booking essential on 664 694 344
XXVIII International Musical Competition ‘Villa de Pozo Estrecho’
Saturday 16th (9am-8pm)& Sunday 17th (9am-7pm)November – International Dog Show & Pet Fair @ IFEPA, Torre Pacheco. Tickets 6€ (4€ disc)
See more information on page 10.
At Apollo Theatre:
Saturday 9th November – La Sombra del Tenorio with actress Chete Guzmán. 9.30pm
Friday 15th November – La Del Manojo de Rosas 9.30pm
Saturday 23rd November – No Es Pais Para Negras – a representation of the life of women in Africa in a dramatic comedy also showing the issue of racism that follows the objective of raising awareness. 9.30pm
Friday 29th November – El Mago de Oz – Wizard of Oz Musical 6.30pm
Saturday 30th November – Gala for Asociacion Vecinos de El Algar
Tickets available from www.teatrocircoapoloelalgar.es or from box office 6pm-8pm on Wednesdays. Discounted tickets available for several shows and a season ticket will be raffled on the Instagram profile of the Apollo Circus Theatre.