Ricky Lavazza’s Ultimate 50’s & 60’s Weekend

Ricky Lavazza, one of Sunset Beach Club’s most popular entertainers, is putting on a special and fun-packed long weekend of Rock ‘n roll and music from the 50’s & 60’s on the 31st January, 1st, 2nd & 3rd February 2020 with great music and activities throughout the weekend.

Ricky's Ultimate 50's & 60's WeekendAfter another successful event last year, this year will also feature 4 days of music and fun with all the greatest hits from the 50’s and 60’s.

Guests purchasing tickets for the whole event (including accommodation) are in for 4 days of fun with a packed activities program. It all kicks off on Friday 31st January with a welcome drink followed by Professional Jive Sessions in the Malaga Suite. At 9:00pm you can enjoy the first of 4 amazing shows in the Moonlight Bar. ‘Revival live band’ will be  Ricky’s guests for this rockin’ evening playing songs from stars like Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, Elvis, Eddie Cochran and lots more!

On Saturday 1st February, you’ll be able to enjoy Jive lessons at 11.00am followed by a Hawaiian BBQ (loud and colourful shirts expected) in the Oasis Restaurant and a 1950’s Trivia quiz for dessert.  Continue Reading →

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Gustav Klimt Immersive Exhibition in Malaga’s Muelle Uno

El Oro de Klimt - Muelle Uno Malaga

From January 17 to April 19, 2020, art lovers visiting Malaga can enjoy the immersive art exhibition ‘El Oro de Klimt’. You can dive into the colourful world of Gustav Klimt through this unique and novel experience that will allow you to see, hear and even smell the Austrian painter’s art.

After the success of the ‘Van Gogh Alive’ exhibition in 2019, Nomad Art returns to the Coast’s capital bringing the best art with this impressive proposal that promises to bring the Klimt universe closer to all ages, especially youngsters, using a language they understand: Technology and multimedia. Continue Reading →

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Timetable for the Three Kings Parades in Benalmadena, Fuengirola and Málaga 

Timetable for 3 kings parade in Benalmadena, Malaga and Fuengirola
On Sunday evening (5th January) kids all over Spain will be lining the streets of all the main towns and cities to watch the traditional Three Kings Parades.

This is the highlight of the Christmas festivities and a must-watch for anyone visiting at this magical time of year. Many of our guests like to venture into town and watch the colourful parades so we’ve put together this blog post highlighting some of our favourite processions with timetables and exact locations of each. All you have to do is choose the one which most appeals to you! Continue Reading →

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The 12 Lucky Grapes: A New Year’s Eve Tradition in Spain

12 Lucky Grapes on New Years EveThose of you who have been lucky enough to celebrate New Year’s Eve here in Spain will be familiar with the tradition of eating 12 ‘lucky’grapes as the clock strikes midnight. If you haven’t the faintest idea what we are talking about, be sure to read on as we explain where this bizarre tradition originated and what it actually entails.

Although many believe the tradition of eating the 12 lucky grapes at midnight on New Year’s Eve originated in 1909 due to a bumper crop of white grapes in the Almeria, Murcia and Alicante regions, it appears that this might not be entirely correct. Continue Reading →

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Activities for Kids This Christmas in Málaga: The MIMA Children’s Fair

Mima Malaga 2019 - Children's Fair
If you’re spending the Christmas Holidays on the Costa del Sol and have kids, you’re probably looking for ideas of things to do to keep them busy…

Well, a visit to Malaga’s MIMA Children’s fair is a great option for a fun day out for all the family. This fabulous event is now entering its 16th year and was originally conceived to provide a large, fun and educational space where kids and parents could enjoy a wide selection of activities and attractions over the Christmas holidays. Continue Reading →

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12 Interesting Things to do in Benalmadena at Christmas Time

Things to do in Benalmadena over ChristmasAlthough not the high season here in Benalmadena, Christmas time offers lots of interesting things to keep the whole family entertained.

Our guests often ask us for recommendations on things to do at this time of year so we’ve decided to put together this list which includes activities and specific places you can visit during the holidays. Although the title of this post specifically states Benalmadena, you’ll find that out list wanders a little further down the Coast; that being said, all of these places are well connected by public transport. If you’re planning on visiting the Coast this Christmas I’m sure you’ll find something of interest on the list. Here goes… Continue Reading →

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Benalmadena Celebrates The International Christmas Festival in Arroyo de la Miel

With just a couple of weeks to go until Christmas, Benalmádena is getting into the Christmas spirit by celebrating the 11th edition of the International Christmas Festival.

Internation Christmas Festival in BenalmadenaFrom the 13th to 15th December you can visit plaza la Mezquita from 1:00pm to 11:00pm and enjoy musical shows, exquisite gastronomy and typical products and crafts from all the participating countries. Continue Reading →

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

Arroyo de la Miel is getting ready to celebrate the 37th edition of its famous ‘Carrera Urbana del Pavo’ (Urban Turkey Race) which will take place on Sunday the 15th December, 2019.

Urban Turkey Race - Carrera del Pavo BenalmadenaThis traditional race was first held 37 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! 🙂  Continue Reading →

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10 Fantastic Reasons to Visit Sunset Beach Club This Winter

10 reasons to visit Sunset Beach Club in winterIf you’ve been toying with the idea of booking a Winter Sun Break in Benalmadena, and more specifically, at Sunset Beach Club, we’ve come up with ten good reasons to choose from!

#1: Amazing Facilities & Fantastic Service

Whether you’re planning on travelling as a family or are looking for a quiet romantic break, Sunset Beach Club offers something for all tastes. Our apartment-style accommodation (many with stunning sea views), 24-hour reception service, gym with a heated pool (Fee applies), Panorama Bar with breathtaking views to the sea, Oasis Restaurant with great-value early bird menus and live music every night… These are just a few of the reasons to consider choosing us for a winter break. Continue Reading →

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