Check at your local Tourist Office for full details of Events
The use of masks, complying with safety distances and the use of hydroalcoholic gel is mandatory.
Tel 968 493 285 – Sat Market
Every Saturday – Antique & Collectable Market near the Railway Station. From 10am
Saturday 4th June
Free Guided Tour of the Historic Centre. 10am
Sunday 12th June
Cantajuegos Tribute Musical (suitable for children under 5) @ Aguilas Auditorium 10€ 12pm
Friday 24th June
Region of Murcia Symphony Orchestra perform at Auditorio Infanta Elena. From 15€ 8.30pm
Sunday 26th June
Free Guided Tour of Aguilas Castle. 11am
Contemporáneos de Coronado Permanent Art Exhibition – Auditorio Doña Elena, Thu-Sun 7pm-10pm
Visit this museum in the Francisco Rabal Cultural House to see some of the amazing carnival costumes. The costumes will be changed each year to show those from the most recent carnival festival.
Open Tues-Sat 9am-2pm & 4-9pm
Ruta del Ferrocarril
Check at Tourist Office for availability
Alhama de Murcia
Tel 968 633 51 – Tues Market
Saturday 4th June
Free Guided Tour of Los Baños Archaelogical Museum. 11am in Spanish
Tuesday 7th June
Free Guided Tour of Los Baños Archaelogical Museum. 11.30am in English
Saturday 11th June
Gymkhana for Children. A fun way to explore the cultural places of Alhama and to practice your Spanish. Solving riddles and clues, children will find out about local historical characters and have to discover “the imposter”. Suitable for children over the age of 7. 11am from Tourist Office.
Saturday 18th June
Tour the City. Enjoy this walking tour in English with an official guide to discover the history of its most interesting cultural sights. 3€. 11am
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.
Fridays 7-9pm & alternating Saturdays 5-7pm – Arts/Craft Workshops @ La Costera Social Club up to 17th June.
Saturdays (alternating) 7-9pm Stringed Instrument Workshop @ La Costera Social Club
Saturdays (alternating) 5-7pm Dry Cord Painting @ Gebas Social Centre/Las Cañadas Social Centre until June
Saturdays (alternating) 5-7pm Dance Class @ Las Cañadas Social Centre
Every Wednesday – Hacienda del Alamo Women’s Association Coffee Morning @ The Club House 10am-12pm
Tel 968 441 914 – Thurs Market
Saturday 4th June
Free Theatrical Visit especially for families. Performed by actors, first a tour of the monumental centre followed by a mystery plot “The Secret of the Irishman”. 8pm
Friday 12th-Sunday 14th June
Quiero Flamenco Festival. This new international festival features flamenco performances, masterclasses, a gastronomy fair and a conference. See our What’s On Guide for further information on some of the scheduling
Lorca Castle – general entry 6€. Guided Tours available in English for 4€ on Thursdays at 10.30am (22€ to include lunch), with special packages on Sundays. Check at Tourist Office for full details.
Tel 968 594 426 – Sat Market
On May 15, the I Swimming Tour of the Mazarrón Lighthouse took place. More than 400 swimmers from different clubs participated in this sporting event, beginning the 2,600-metre crossing at 10:00 a.m., leaving La Isla beach and going around the entire lighthouse until they reached Puerto beach. The tour was guided and protected at all times by the following preventive means: headquarters, two technicians, SEM RPA, 5 rescue kayaks, Ls-Fenicia boat, 3 rapid intervention vehicles and 10 Civil Protection volunteers. In addition a Red Cross Advanced Life Support ambulance and 15 lifeguards from the Federation of Rescue and First Aid were in attendance. After arriving at the finish line, the trophies were delivered by the Councillor for Sports Francisco García and the Councillor for Tourism Raquel Raja who made a special mention to the swimmers of the municipality who participated in the crossing.
Check at the Tourist Office for information onFree Guided Tours in Mazarrón area.
Tel 968 436 153 – Fri Market
Discover the historical and patrimonial wealth of Puerto Lumbreras through Medina Nogalte visiting its cave-houses and the Nogalte Castle. From Craftsman workshop cave house, reception of Medina Nogalte. 7pm. 3€ (under 10’s free). Payment due 2 days prior to visit @ ES 12 3058 0204 15 2732000020-City Hall of Puerto Lumbreras.
Please check availability as some of the evenings are already fully booked.
Tel 968 418 153 – Wed Market/Fri in El Pareton
Sunday 26th June
Artisan Market. Come and discover handmade ceramics, local honey and jewellery to name a few of the many artisan products for sale at Santuario de Santa Eulalia. 10am-2pm
Saturdays & Sundays – Guided Visit to La Bastida 3.40€ (2.50€ disc)10am/12pm. Book at Tourist Office
Saturdays – Guided Visit Museum of The Tower of Santiago
The first level hosts the chapter house that refers to the lands of Totana; the Order of Santiago. The second level is the choir of the church, which shows the Mudejar coffered ceiling of the temple and the explanation of its chapels. The next level is known as ‘the bride’s room’, which was the old house of the bell ringer. The fourth level cannot be visited as it contains the current clock. The last level is the bell tower, where the second oldest bell of the Diocese is located, dating from 1470. 10am