Check at your local Tourist Office for full details of Easter parades and events.
Tel 968 493 285 – Sat Market
Every Saturday – Antique & Collectable Market near the Railway Station. From 10am
Exhibition Paisajes y Bodegones by Ricardo J Carillo Albornoz @ Casa de Cultura. (4th – 21st April)
Saturday 6th April – Theatre ¿Quién Es El Señor Schmitt? @ Auditorio 9pm
Sunday 7th April – 3hr Theatrical Tour of Aguilas 10.30am. Register at Tourist Office
Sunday 7th April – XIV Musicals ‘Ciudad de Aguilas @ Auditorio 12pm
Saturday 13th April – 2½hr Historical Tour of Aguilas 11am from Tourist Office
Sunday 21st April – Path Four Calas Route. Depart from Playa de Calarreona, camping area 10am. 4km. 2hrs. Contact guide on 670 307 818
Friday 26th April – Concert by Promusica Aguilas @ Auditorio 9pm
Saturday 27th April – Theatre La Vida es Sueño @ Auditorio 9pm
Sunday 28th April – Ruta del Ferrocarril (Railway Route) in English 10am
Sunday 28th April – Yampo Teatro Cycle of Plays @ Casa de Cultura 12pm
Alhama de Murcia
Tel 968 633 51 – Tues Market
There are some fabulous walks in the Sierra Espuña National Park.
Go to http://turismo.alhamademurcia.es and click on Paths of Sierra Espuña. You will find full details of all walks available and a map that you can download.
Every Sunday – El Palmar Rin Ran Market – Handmade articles, local food vans, live music etc 11am-6pm (open until May 2019)
Sunday 7th April – Sendalama Walking – El Alto de La Almoloya visiting Pliego – 3€ Register at Tourist Office
Every Tuesday – Pilates with Hacienda del Alamo Women’s Association @ Above Sales Office 10.30am-11.30am 3€
Every Wednesday – Hacienda del Alamo Women’s Association Coffee Morning @ The Club House 10am-12pm
Every Thursday – Pilates with Hacienda del Alamo Women’s Association @ Above Sales Office 10.30am-11.30am 3€
Tel 968 441 914 – Thurs Market
Lorca Castle – general entry 6€. Guided Tours available in English for 4€ on Thursdays at 10.30am for 22€ to include lunch, with special packages on Sundays. Check at Tourist Office for full details.
Week days in April Tour of San Patricio and Las Tres Plazas 11am from Tourist Office Plaza de España. 10€ (children under 12 free)
Saturday 6th April – Dance with Spanish National Dance Company @ Teatro Guerra 9pm. 15€/22€/25€
Saturday 6th April & Sunday 21st April – Tour of Castle Virgin de Las Huertas & Moorish Palace 12.30pm 4€ (under 12’s free) Booking essential.
Thursday 11th April – Free Guided Tour of Monumental Lorca 10am from Tourist Office. Booking essential.
Sunday 14th – Saturday 19th April – 2½hr Special Semana Santa Tour of Museums etc (Spanish commentary, but very visual tour) 11.30am from Tourist Office. Booking essential. 7€ (accompanied children under 12 free)
Saturday 20th April – Guided Tour of Historic Lorca 12.30pm from Plaza de España. 4€. Booking essential
Friday 26th April – El Canijo de Jerez in Concert @ Teatro Guerra 9pm 15€
Saturday 27th April – Free Guided Tour of Historical Lorca visiting La Dag Roja 11am from Tourist Office. Booking essential.
Tuesday 30th April – Aladdin (musical) @ Teatro Guerra. 7pm 8€/10€/12€ (50% disc for children)
Mazarrón www.mazarron.es Tel 968 594 426 – Sat Market
Free Guided Tours in Mazarrón area.
Visit the Tourist Office or www.visitamazarron.es for full details of all tours.
Aqualia’s XVII Children’s Drawing Competition
Students of 3rd and 4th Primary Schools of Mazarrón and 15 other municipalities in Murcia are asked to participate. Aqualia invites children to become researchers, to find out where the water they consume comes from every day and the destination they have after their use. At www.investigadoresdelagua.com students will find all the necessary information, solving the clues to discover the truth about the complete water cycle.
There will be 10 individual prizes of Samsung 7” Tablet, 250 prizes of a smart watch and one prize for a school, of a 1,000€ voucher for educational material. The name of the winners will be published, from April 15th, through the Aqualia website www.aqualia.com, on the contest website, at all Aqualia offices and through the Twitter account @DMA contest.
The Campobus Association In Camposol To Help Elderly Or Dependent Persons
The Mayor of Mazarrón, Alicia Jiménez, attended the presentation of the Campobus in Camposol. The aim is to provide free transfers of the elderly or their dependents to the pharmacy or the health centre.
The association has depended on the advice of Mazarrón Council and Community to comply with the necessary administrative and legal procedures.
Mazarrón Radiology Service Expands To Afternoons
Two nurses take care of children from all educational centres within the Community School Health Care Programme. These professionals pay attention to children with chronic ailments in all schools in the municipality to encourage healthy habits and schooling.
Mazarrón Health Centre can now offer appointments in the afternoon. A Radiology technician has been hired, who will provide support to the technician already at the centre. This extended service is also connected with a trauma traumatologist in Murcia.
Medal of Merit for Civil Protection
Pedro Hernandez, head of the Municipal Emergency Service, has been awarded the Medal of Merit for Civil Protection after more than three decades dedicated to public service and to ensure the safety of citizens of the municipality of Mazarrón
Along with Pedro Hernández, those responsible for Civil Protection of San Pedro del Pinatar, San Javier and Cartagena were also decorated.
Puerto Lumbreras – Tel 968 436 153 – Fri Market
Saturdays in April – Visit The Astronomical Observatory of The Cabezo De La Jara 2.50€ (children under 10yrs free). 8pm. Booking at Tourist Office essential.
Saturdays (4.30pm) & Sundays (12pm) in April – Visit Medina Nogalte. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing, hat, water and sun protection. 3€ (children under 10yrs free)
Pay by bank transfer or deposit account (ES 12 3058 0204 15 2732000020-City Council of Puerto Lumbreras).
Tel 968 418 153 – Wed Market/Fri in El Pareton
Saturdays & Sundays in April – Guided Visit to La Bastida 3.40€ (2.50€ disc) 10am/12pm. Book at Tourist Office
Every Saturday in April – Free Guided Tour of Church Tower and Museum 10am. Book at Tourist Office