Check at your local Tourist Office for full details of Events
Complying with safety distances and the use of masks and hydroalcoholic gel is advised.
Cabo de Palos
Tel 968 128 800 – Market Wed
Sunday 8th, 15th and 29th May
FUN FOR LITTLE ONES & FAMILIES. An adventure led by five characters that will take you through the Roman Theatre, where “Teo” will receive a mysterious call and, accompanied by his friends, go in search of a Carthaginian idol. A crazy bus ride will take them to the Punic Wall, where all the Indiana Jones treasures are located. 15€ 11.30am
Saturday 14th May
TOUR OF MODERNIST MANSIONS IN CAMPO DE CARTAGENA Guided tour by bus through several villas and mansions in the Campo de Cartagena, to learn about its architectural and artistic legacy and, above all, the good work of the arts and crafts of Cartagena’s modernism, in order to promote its knowledge and conservation.10am departure from Pta de Maristas, in from of Ramon Alonso Luzzy Cultural Centre, Cartagena.
Saturday 14th May
MUSIC/FLAMENCO CONCERT. The IX Cartagena Jonda Series brings us a leading figure in song: El Pele, a powerful singer due to the extraordinary quality of his voice and the intensity with which he tackles song. A tireless seeker of new horizons from the purest roots. Accompanied by Niño Seve, possessor of his own sound, full of flamenco. At the age of 17, he won the Bordón Minero at the Festival de la Unión, later the National Contest of Flamenco Art in Córdoba. Museo Arqueologico Municipal, Cartagena 20€ 9pm
Saturday 21st May
DISCOVER RAMBLA DEL CAÑAR. From Rincón de Tallante to Isla Plana we will walk along the Rambla del Cañar, sheltered by Peñas Blancas in a unique natural area. The route is suitable for all ages, but includes some sections that may not be suitable for people with mobility difficulties. Important to wear suitable footwear for mountain paths. 9.30am from Colegio de Maristas
Saturday 28th May
DISCOVER SENDERO DEL AGUA. ROUTE THROUGH THE WATER PATH. We will make a small part of the recently created Sendero del Agua de Perín, walking between boulevards, rocks and rosemary, getting to know the old water pipes in the area up close. The route is suitable for all ages, but includes some sections that may not be suitable for people with mobility difficulties. Important to wear suitable footwear for mountain paths. 9.30am from social centre of Perín
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th May
URBAN MARKETS. During the months of May and June, Cartagena will have three Alternative Urban Markets in the area of José Hierro Boulevard and Plaza de la Merced. All of them will have a specific theme and will offer various activities for the whole family. The first of these markets was floral-themed and took place on April 30 and May 1. On May 28 and 29, the market will be aimed at gastronomy. Finally, on June 24 and 25, the market dedicated to recycling has been scheduled. All the markets will be open between 12pm and 9pm. Visitors will be able to enjoy different activities for the whole family including children’s workshops, live art, urban dance performances and exhibitions of different craft techniques.
Saturday 28th May
FLAMENCO PERFORMANCE. José Fernández “José del Tomate” was born in Almería into a family of artists. He himself has participated professionally in important events including the International Festival of Cante de las Minas, Suma Flamenca in Madrid and the International Festival of Music and Dance in Granada and has accompanied his father on international tours that have taken him to play in numerous world scenes. He has recorded the album “Plaza Vieja”. His performance in Cartagena is accompanied by the guitar of Cristóbal Heredia and the percussion of Yony Cortés. 15€ 8pm
PAINTING EXHIBITION ‘From Cartagena to Caravaca de la Cruz. A pilgrimage told in watercolour’, shows the viewer a selection of the most significant illustrations from the book ‘Andar pintando’, where the author chronicles his pilgrimage following in the footsteps of the apostle Santiago from the port of Santa Lucía in Cartagena, where tradition says that the apostle set foot for the first time in Hispania, to Caravaca de la Cruz. See it at Museo Teatro Romano until 30 May
INDIANA JONES EXHIBITION. The exhibition entitled ‘In search of lost treasures’ features a hundred original objects, as well as exact replicas of the elements that appear in the films of the saga of the famous archaeologist, which can be seen until the end of September. Among them, you can see the idol of fertility and the sandbag from the beginning of ‘In Search of the Lost Ark’, one of the most iconic works of the entire saga. In addition, the exhibition will feature an original script signed by the actor Harrison Ford, as well as the mythical grails of Indiana Jones, the ark of the covenant and the Sankara stones, among other characteristic elements.
Tel 868 049 941/692 925 970 – Market Tues
Market Tues & Sat (Los Narejos)
Every Saturday – Open Market from 10am
40 stalls selling a variety of goods on Paseo Real de la Feria and Calle Los Luisos.
Every Thursday – Spangles Ladies A Capella Chorus Rehearsals@Los Narejos 10am-1pm
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
Aeronautical Museum – Visit this museum with photographs and videos showing various items relating to the Spanish Military Air Force.
Call 968 582 107 to arrange group visits
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday – Los Infiernos Perrera Supporters Dog Walking 9am-1pm
Every Monday – HAH Help at Home Table Top Sale @ La Zona Bar 10am-1pm
Every Monday – Friendship Group @ The Garden Bar & Lounge 11am
Santiago de Ribera
Tel 968 571 704 – Market Wed
San Pedro del Pinatar
Tel 968 182 301 – Market Mon & Thurs (Lo Pagan)
Tel 968 579 937 – Market Thurs (Balsicas) & Sat (Dolores)