What to Do – Where to Go

December 2022

Please check South Murcia News/SE Murcia News/NW Murcia for more information on some events.

Every Day

  • Mar, Silencios y Enigmas Art Exhibition @ Casas Consistoriales, Mazarrón (until 12th)
  • Contemporáneos de Coronado Permanent Art Exhibition @ Aguilas (Thurs-Sun 7-10pm)
  • Carnival Museum @ Aguilas (Tues-Sat 9am-2pm & 4pm-9pm)
  • Breakfast Available @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón (exc Mon)
  • Fish & Chips @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón
  • 3 Course Menu del Dia @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 12€ inc drink (Tues-Sat)
  • 4 Course Menu del Dia @ Bar La Granja, Totana 11€ inc a drink (Tues-Fri) 
  • Menu del Dia @ Fiesta Restaurant, Camposol A 12.50€ (exc Weds)
  • Menu del Dia @ Quality Indian, Camposol B 12.50€ (exc Tues)
  • Menu del Dia @ Viggos, Pto de Mazarrón 14€ Mon/Wed/Thur/Fri 15€ Sat all inc a drink
  • Menu del Dia @ La Herradura Argentinian Grill, Cartagena 14.90€/9.50€ under 12’s (Tues-Fri)
  • Menu del Dia @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica (Mon-Fri)
  • Menu del Noche @ Quality Indian, Camposol B 15.95€ (exc Tues)
  • Menu del Noche @ Fiesta Restaurant, Camposol A 15.95€ (exc Weds)
  • Easy Horse Rescue Open Day@ Rojales (by prior booking) 5€ children, 10€ adults 12pm

Every Mon

  • Los Palacios Garden & Community Group Working Party @ Camposol A 9am
  • Camposol Walking Club @ Sports Centre, Mazarrón Town 10am-11am
  • Friendship Group @ Los Alcazares 11am
  • Age Concern Knitting & Sewing Group @ Camposol C 10am-1pm (excl 19th & 26th)
  • HAH Help at Home Table Top Sale @ La Zona Bar 10am-1pm
  • Forget Me Not Respite Care @The Social Centre, Camposol B 10.15am-1.15pm
  • Andrea’s Animal Rescue Collection @ Car Park, Camposol B 11.30am-1.30pm

Every Tue

  • Camposol Golf Association Ladies’ Game @ Camposol C 9am
  • Sonrisas Harmony Ladies’ Chorus Rehearsals @Los Alcazares 10.30am
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @San Javier (12-18 yrs 7.30pm)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @ San Javier (Men 8.30pm)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @San Javier (Women 10pm)
  • Tapas Tuesday @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica
  • FAST Training Session @ The Social Centre, Camposol B 10am
  • Age Concern Vintage Shop Open @ Camposol C 10am-1pm (excl 20th & 27th)

Every Wed

  • Camposol Golf Association Mens’ Game @ Camposol C 8.30am
  • Camposol C Gardening Group Clean Up @ Camposol C 9am
  • Camposol D Gardening Team Work 9am-11.30am 
  • HDA Women’s Coffee Morning @ Hacienda del Alamo 10am-12pm
  • Guided tours @ Finca Astronomica 7.30pm
  • Age Concern Mindfulness Session @ Camposol C 10am-1pm (excl 21st & 28th)

Every Thurs

  • Camposol Walking Club @ Sports Centre, Mazarrón Town 10am-11am
  • Spangles Ladies’ A Capella Chorus Rehearsals@Los Narejos 10am-1pm
  • Los Palacios Gardening/Community Group Bucket Collection @ Camposol A 10am-12pm
  • Guided Visit to Lorca Castle 10.15am 4€ (22€ inc lunch)
  • Los Amigos de Mazarrón FC Meeting @ Camposol  A 4pm
  • Mazarrón AA Group @ Cañada de Gallego 5.30pm (please call first on 646 290 420)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @ San Javier (6-10 years 6pm)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @ San Javier (12-18 years 7.30pm)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @ San Javier (Men 8.30pm)
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @ San Javier (Women 10pm)
  • Tapas Thursday @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica

Every Fri

  • Camposol D Bucket Collection @ The Hut 9.30am-12pm
  • Camposol Walking Club @ Camposol D  10am-11am
  • Los Palacios Gardening/Community Group Book Stall @ Camposol A 10am-12.30pm
  • Los Palacios Gardening/Community Group Bucket Collection @ Camposol A Farmacia 10.30am-11.30am
  • Guided tours @ Finca Astronomica 7.30pm
  • Friday Fish Feast @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica
  • Fish & Chips @ Viggos, Pto de Mazarrón
  • Age Concern ‘Men Only’ Morning @ Camposol C 10am-1pm (excl 23rd & 30th)

Every Sat

  • Antique & Collectable Market @Aguilas 10am
  • San Javier Squalos Rugby @San Javier (6-10 yrs 10am)
  • Guided Visit Museum of The Tower Of Santiago, Totana 10am
  • Eco Park ‘Coto de las Maravillas’ open @ Cehegín 10am-5pm
  • Guided Visit to La Bastida, Totana 3.40€ (2.50€ disc) 10am/12pm
  • Archaeological See of Begastri @ Cehegín 10am-2pm
  • Free Guided Tour of Roman Amphitheatre @ Cartagena 11am/12.30pm (until Dec)
  • 2½hr FreeGuided Tour of Historic Aguilas 11am
  • Harlequin Rock Choir Rehearsals @ Social Centre, Camposol B 1.30pm

Every Sunday

  • Antique and Second Hand Market @ Cañadas del Romero 8am-1pm
  • Dog Club Bolnuevo Beach @ 8.30amBring your dog to socialise with other dogs/owners
  • Car Boot Sale @ Camposol A
  • Guided Visit to La Bastida, Totana 3.40€ (2.50€ disc) 10am/12pm
  • Archaeological See of Begastri @ Cehegín 10am-2pm
  • Eco Park ‘Coto de las Maravillas’ open @ Cehegín 10am-5pm
  • Free Guided Tour of Castle of San Juan, Aguilas 11am
  • 3 Course Sunday Roast @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 13€ inc drink 12-8pm inc 1 drink/btl wine for 2
  • Sunday Roast @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica, 

DECEMBER

Thursday 1

  • Decoration of Community Christmas Tree @ Compusurf, Camposol B 4pm
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btle wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • Spangles @Christmas Lights Switch On,Spanglish, Balsicas 8pm

Saturday 3

  • Santa Bárbara-Archivel Walk @ Caravaca de la Cruz
  • Free Guided Walk @ Jumilla 10.30am 
  • San Francisco Javier, San Javier
  • 22km Half Marathon ‘Falcotrail’ @ Cehegín
  • 3.5km Circular Route through the Sierra Espuña Regional Park 2€ 10am
  • Free Tour of Los Baños Archaelogicol Museum (in Spanish) @ Alhama 11am
  • WARM Walk @ Cabezo de la Fuente
  • Terra Willy, Unknown Planet @ Cartagena 3€ 6.30pm
  • Night Visit to the Cabezo de la Jara Astronomical Observatory @ Pto Lumbreras 7pm
  • Free Theatrical Tour of Secrets of the Irish @ Lorca 8pm
  • Urban Dance Masterclass @ Cartagena 12pm (up to 14’s)

Sunday 4

  • Santa Bárbara, Mazarrón
  • Artisan/Medieval Market @ Bullas 9am-2pm
  • Free Guided Visit to Rupestrian Paintings in Jumilla 9.30am
  • Walking Route, ‘Life In The World Of Salt’ @ San Javier 11am
  • Alternative Leisure Dynamization Project @ Totana (until 17th, 12-17 yrs) 7pm
  • Spangles @ Pink Ladies’ Christmas Fun Run, La Zenia Boulevard 11.30am & 1.30pm

Monday 5

  • XXXIII Cross Popular Race in Totana 10am
  • Roman/Mediterranean Guided Tour With Boat Ride @ Cartagena from 7.50€ 4pm
  • Special Christmas Remembrance Service by English Funeral Director @ Estavesa Tanatoria, Mazarrón 6pm
  • Forget Me Not – Carolynn May @ The Social Centre, Camposol B 11am

Tuesday 6

  • Dìa de la Constitucíon (Constitution Day) National Holiday
  • Fiestas de la Virgen, Yecla
  • Medieval Market @ Caravaca 
  • Christmas Market @ La Manga10am-12pm
  • Monthly ‘B’ Clean Meeting @ Camposol B 4pm
  • Stamp Collectors Meeting @ Biblioteca, Pto de Mazarrón 6pm
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • San Pedro Pascual Fiesta – Live Music @ San Javier 12pm
  • San Pedro Pascual Fiesta Free Paella/Sangria Competition/Ping Pong Tournament @ San Javier 2pm
  • San Pedro Pascual Fiesta – Live Music @ San Javier 8pm
  • Forget Me Not Christmas Party – Paul Pryce/Barrington @ Camposol C 17.50€

Wednesday 7

  • SWARM Walk @ Casas Nuevas
  • Roman/Mediterranean Guided Tour With Boat Ride @ Cartagena from 7.50€ 4pm
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • San Pedro Pascual Fiesta Awards Presentation @ San Javier 8.30pm
  • San Pedro Pascual Fiesta Live Concert @ San Javier 10.30pm
  • Age Concern Christmas Lunch @ Camposol C 10€ clients (20€ non clients) 1pm

Thursday 8

  • Immaculada Concepcíon (Immaculate Conception) National Holiday
  • La Purisima, Mazarrón
  • Medieval Market @ San Javier (until 11th)
  • SWARM Walk – Casas Nuevas
  • Pto de Mazarrón Ladies’ Circle Christmas Lunch @ Bolnuevo
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • Spangles Performance @ San Javier 11am

Friday 9

  • Roman/Mediterranean Guided Tour With Boat Ride @ Cartagena from 7.50€ 4pm
  • Age Concern Jingle Bell Ball – Still in the Groove/3 Course Meal @ Camposol C 25€ 6.30pm
  • Charity Gala ‘No Child Without A Toy’ @ Cartagena 10€ 8pm

Saturday 10

  • Santa Eulalia,Totana
  • Warm Walk – Caves of Zaen
  • Turkey & Tinsel/Live Entertainment from Byron/Free Local Transport @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica 28€
  • Harlequin Rock Choir performs for Friends of Mazarrón Animals @ Isla Plana 11am
  • Dance Gala @ Cartagena 11€ 9pm
  • Los Palacios Christmas Party & Raffle outside bars Camposol A 1pm
  • MABS Christmas Sing-a-long @ Valle del Sol, Calasparra

Sunday 11

  • Los Amigos Mazarrón FC VAguilas (home)
  • Carol Service @ Welcome House, Cehegin 11am
  • Harlequin Rock Choir performs for Forget Me Not @ Camposol B 3pm

Monday 12

  • Los Reyes Golf Society Competition
  • Forget Me Not – Ukelele Group @ The Social Centre, Camposol B

Tuesday 13

  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • Christmas Carol Concert – Wellspring Victory Church @ Condado de Alhama 6pm
  • Welcome To Chechnya @ Cartagena 7pm (free entry)
  • Dog RescueTurkey Bun Morning @Valle del Sol, Calasparra

Wednesday 14

  • SWARM Walk – Cehegín
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • Spangles Performance @ Los Alcazares 6pm
  • Charity Christmas boxes for furries collection/raffle/gift stalls@Roda Civico

Thursday 15

  • Pto de Mazarrón Ladies’ Circle Trip to La Zenia
  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink
  • Christmas Carol Concert – Wellspring Victory Church @ Camposol D 6pm
  • Age Concern Carol Sing-a-long @ Age Concern Social Centre, Camposol C 5€ 2pm

Friday 16

  • Make your own Snowman Competition (under 12’s) @ The Beauty Palace, Camposol B 4.30pm
  • Register to receive a present from Santa @ Compusurf, Camposol B 4.30-5pm (under 12’s)
  • Santa arrives @ Compusurf, Camposol B 5pm
  • Best ‘Worst Christmas Jumper Competition’ @ Compusurf, Camposol B 7pm
  • Prize Draw/Competition Winners Announced @ Compusurf, Camposol B 9pm
  • Christmas Carol Concert – Joy Gospel Choir @ Salt Church, San Javier, 4pm
  • Christmas Carols – Wellspring Church Choir @ Compusurf, Camposol B 6pm
  • DJ Carl Thomas/Christmas Favourites @ Compusurf, Camposol B 7pm
  • Santa Teresa Hospitality You Are Extraordinary Musical Event @ Cartagena 9pm

Saturday 17

  • WARM Walk – Castellar/Christmas Festivities
  • Walking Tour Through The Water Path Of Perin 9.30am
  • Christmas Nativity feat Harlequin Rock Choir @ Camposol A Car Park 4pm
  • Helping Hands – The Liverpool Band (Beatles Tribute) @ Camposol A 16€ 8pm

Sunday 18

  • Los Amigos Mazarrón FC VS FC Minerva (away)
  • Roman/Mediterranean Guided Tour With Boat Ride @ Cartagena from 7.50€ 4pm
  • IX Charity Dance Gala @ Cartagena 5€ 7pm

Monday 19

  • Visit the Donkeys from Andrea’s Animal Rescue @ Camposol B lower car park 11.30am-1.30pm
  • Golf Competition/Swedish Christmas food @ Golf Delux, Los Alcazares from 12pm. Please book.
  • Christmas Carol Concert – Wellspring Victory Church @ Camposol A 6pm
  • Age Concern Christmas Fayre @ Camposol C 1€ 11am-2pm
  • Forget Me Not Sing-a-long @ The Social Centre, Camposol B

Tuesday 20

  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink

Wednesday 21

  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink

Thursday 22

  • Turkey & Tinsel @ The Old Market Tavern, Pto de Mazarrón 22€ incl btl wine for 2/cava/soft drink

Saturday 24

  • Nochebuena (Christmas Eve)
  • Christmas Carol Concert/Candlelight Church Service – Wellspring Victory Church @ Camposol B 5pm
  • All you can eat buffet 6 Wok @ Restaurante Gran Mundo, Pto de Mazarrón 16.95€

Sunday 25

  • Dià de Navidad (Christmas Day)
  • 4 Course Christmas Lunch @ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica 45€ inc bottle of cava for 2
  • Special Menu @ Quality Indian, Camposol B 
  • Special Menu @ Fiesta Restaurant, Camposol A
  • All you can eat buffet 6 Wok @ Restaurante Gran Mundo, Pto de Mazarrón 14.95€

Monday 26

  • Boxing Day in UK
  • Astronomy Night/Christmas Meal/Drinks @ Finca Astronomica, La Magdalena4-9.30pm 50€/30€ 3-12 year olds

Thursday 29

  • Fuente Old Guard Golf Society Competition v Hacienda del Alamo

Saturday 31

  • Nochevieja (New Year’s Eve)
  • Special Menu @ Quality Indian, Camposol B 
  • Special Menu @ Fiesta Restaurant, Camposol A
  • Live Music/Fireworks/Nibbles/Cava/ @ Bar Raya/Rock Café, Pto de Mazarrón 19.50€ from 9pm
  • Live Music/Hot & Cold Buffet/All Drinks/Free Local Transport@ Hakuna Matata, La Manchica 50€
  • Party/Disco/Karaoke/Buffet/Drinks/Fireworks/Bonfire/Lasers @Finca Astronomica, La Magdalena70€/40€ children 8pm-late
  • Music, Suckling Pig and Elvis Tribute Act @ Restaurante Gran Mundo, Pto de Mazarrón €19.99

JANUARY 

Sunday 1

  • Año Nuevo (New Year’s Day)
  • Age Concern New Year’s Day Swim @ Playa del Rihuete, Pto de Mazarrón 1pm

Friday 6

  • Dia de los Tres Reyes (3 King’s Day) Spanish National Holiday