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Torremolinos Hosts the European Dance Championship: 24th February to 1st March

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European Dance Championship in TorremolinosFrom the 24th February to 1st March 2014, Torremolinos will host the 25th edition of the European Dance Championships, an event that each year attracts around 1000 participants from all over Europe.

The extensive programme of events will have almost a dozen competitions, all taking place in one location: The ‘Palacio San Miguel’. This year spectators will be able to enjoy the following competitions: The European Combined (Waltz, tango, pasodoble); the Spanish Combined; the European Tango, Waltz, Pasodoble, Cha Cha Cha, Salsa, Rock and Artistic Dance Championships.

To complete the vast programme, there will also be two group competitions: The Spanish Dance Championship and the European Dance Groups Championship. Read More…

Weekend of Soul & Motown in Benalmádena

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Poster for Costa del Soul Motown BreakNorthern Soul promoters, GoldSoul, are heading back to Sunset Beach Club this March with a new addition to their events calendar.

As many of you know, for the last 5 years we’ve welcomed GoldSoul for their week long Costa del Soul event. Taking place at the end of October, it is, undeniably, the top soul music event on the Costa del Sol.

Building on the success of Costa del Soul, GoldSoul will this year be adding a new event to their calendar: a 4 day Motown and Soul Break!

From the 13th to 17th March (2014) soul and motown music fans can enjoy a fun-packed break in the sun with music every night in the Sunset Beach Club Moonlight Theatre. Read More…

The Rockin’ Race Jamboree: A 50’s Music Festival in Torremolinos

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Rockin race jamboree 2014 in torremolinosNext Thursday 13th February sees the start of another edition of the Rockin’ Race Jamboree music festival in Torremolinos. This is the event’s 20th anniversary and will attract thousands of visitors from all over the world eager to enjoy a fun packed long weekend to the sounds of their favourite musical genre: music with American roots from the 50’s.

This year the festival’s organisers wanted to do something special to commemorate this 20th anniversary… They will be flying in some of the world’s top artists exclusively for the event! Here’s a list of these top names:

  • Young Jessie featuring Mike Sanchez & his Band
  • Sleepy Labeef
  • Barrence Whitfield
  • The Rapiers
  • The Straitjackets with Kaiser George

Timetable for the Three Kings Parade in Benalmadena, Malaga, Fuengirola & Marbella

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Three Kings ParadeThis Sunday night sees the arrival of the Three Kings, Gaspar, Melchor and Balthazar. Excitement is the operative word as kids (and some adults) eagerly await the arrival of the Three Kings of Orient bearing gifts for all those who have been good over the past year :-)

The fun begins a little earlier though, as the Three Wise Men delight crowds in the traditional parades which take place in all the major cities, towns and villages on the afternoon of the 5th January.

Families will be lining the streets to catch a glimpse of the gift-bearing Kings sitting comfortably in their spectacular carriages which slowly make their way through the carefully planned routes. Make sure you take a plastic bag to collect all the sweets which will be thrown in to the crowds from the carriages! Read More…

Arroyo de la Miel’s Famous ‘Urban Turkey Race’: A Fun & Healthy Morning Run for all the Family

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Arroyo de la Miel is getting ready to celebrate the 31st edition of its famous ‘Carrera Urbana del Pavo’ (Urban Turkey Race) which will take place this coming Sunday the 15th December, 2013.

Poster for the Carrera del Pavo (Urban Turkey Race) in Arroyo de la Miel, BenalmadenaThis traditional race was first held 31 years ago when participants had to run after a live turkey! Nowadays the turkey is taking a well earned rest; however, the winner of the race does get to take home a fantastic specimen to enjoy with their family over Christmas dinner! :-)  Read More…

Live in the Moonlight Theatre: Cinderella, True Loves Kiss! A Pantomime with a Twist!

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Christmas Pantomime at Sunset Beach ClubGet into the Christmas spirit next weekend and come and watch the kids from Club DanSing Performing Arts Club put on a very special show for you: a slightly different pantomime… “Cinderella, True Loves Kiss! A Pantomime with a Twist!”.

Kids aged 3 to 22 will take to the stage of our Moonlight Theatre and fill your afternoon with a fun and entertaining mix of acting, singing and dancing. We’re told the show is great fun and there will be lots of audience participation so make sure you mark the date on your calendars… Sunday 15th December 2013 at 4pm!

Tickets are just €5 per person and kids under the age of 15 can enter for free.

Cirque du Soleil Returns to Málaga with Quidam

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Quidam Cirque du Soleil in MalagaThe Cirque du Soleil returns to Malaga next week with their spectacular show, Quidam. Over the course of 4 days – from the 5th to the 8th December 2013 – we’ll be able to enjoy the energy and artistic flair of the world’s most important circus!

Quidam, one of Cirque du Soleil’s classic shows (it debuted in Montreal in April 1996) offers spectators a breathtaking mix of acts including aerial contortion, diabolo, skipping ropes, juggling, clowns and more. Millions of people  all over the world have been fortunate enough to see the show and next weekend those of us living or visiting the Costa del Sol will have the chance to experience the magic of Cirque du Soleil :-) Read More…

Christmas and New Year’s Eve Programme at Sunset Beach Club (2013)

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Festive Programme at Sunset Beach ClubThere’s just over a month to go until Christmas and we’re getting geared up for another fun festive season here at Sunset Beach Club.

As those of you who have stayed with us at Christmas and New Year will know, we put a lot of hard work and effort into ensuring that our guests have a wonderful festive experience with us; this year will be no exception with a fantastic events and activities programme which caters for all the familyRead More…

6th Edition of ‘Blues at Moonlight’ Festival: 22nd & 23rd November 2013

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On the 22nd and 23rd November our Moonlight Bar will host the 6th edition of ‘Blues at Moonlight’, a festival which offers a mix of rockabilly and music with true American roots.

Organised and produced by Active Sound Productions, this year’s event will feature an impressive line up of musicians flying in from all over Europe especially to take part in this festival.

Poster for the Blues at Moonlight Festival in Benalmadena

Poster for the festival

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Malaga’s 27th International Jazz Festival

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Poster for International Jazz Festival of MalagaThe 4th November 2013 sees the start of the 27th edition of the International Jazz Festival of Malaga. For seven magical days (until the 10th November) the Cervantes Theatre located in Malaga’s historic centre will host a series of concerts featuring top class musicians including Eric Alexander, Dorantes, Enrico Pieranunzi, the Suzette Moncrief Jazz Band or Kroke.

This amazing jazz festival is a great opportunity to get to know and enjoy this music genre through an amazing live musical experience.  Read More…

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