Manilva Events for summer 2013

There’s always plenty to do in Sabinillas and Manilva, even more so in the summer when you don’t have to rely on the weather being good to plan outside events and activities.

Manilva Town hall have just published their list of events for Manilva for this summer.  I’ll publish more details on each event as and when they are released but here’s the list in the meantime so you can start putting some dates in your diaries and plan your summer..


Saturday 25th

Rhythmic Gymnastics Festival –  Sports Pavilion in Manilva. Details here

Charity Street Party, Plaza de las Naranjas, Punta Almina, Sabinillas.  Click here for more info

Friday 31st

Judging of the Terrace and balcony contest.
Election of Feria queens and princesses – El Duque Park in Sabinillas –  more info here
Concert at the Castle – more info here


Saturday 1st

Trip to Fuengirola Zoo  –  click here for more info
Kids & Teens Activity Day – sports pavilion Manilva. More info here

Saturday 8th – Sunday 9th

Manilva Romeria – procession from the church out into the campo by the Roman baths were a mass is held in the tiny chapel followed by huge party & BBQ.

Saturday 15th

“Hello Summer” Party at Chiringuito Malibu Duquesa

Manilva Horse Fair – La Noria beach Sabinillas . Details from last years event here.  Should run about the same but I will post further details later.

Wednesday 19th

Film screening at the Castle in Castillo – not sure what film yet.
End of term concert of the Municipal School of Music –Manilva Wine Centre.

Sunday 23rd

San Juan Festival. Not to be missed.

Monday 24th

Sand Contest – ???? I’m assuming sandcastle maybe.. No more details yet. I’m intrigued..I’ll let you know as soon as I know!!

Wednesday 26th

Film screenings in the Castle.

Friday 28th
Concert at the Castle

Saturday 29th – Sunday 30th
24 hr Sports Tournament

Sunday 30th

Help for Heroes Day


Wednesday 3th – Sunday 7th

Pirate Market,  Puerto de la Duquesa

Wednesday 3rd

Summer Cinema in Manilva

Friday 5th

Concert by the Manilva  Band in Plaza Vicente Espinel, (behind taxi rank) Sabinillas

Wednesday 10th

Summer Cinema in Manilva

Friday 12th

Concert by Manilva Music School teachers – Duquesa port

Saturday 13th

Dance Exhibition and  Flamenco Fashion Show –  Duquesa Port.

Tuesday 16th

Virgen del Carmen celebrations, Sabinillas, Castillo and Estepona

Wednesday 17th

Summer Cinema in Manilva

Saturday 20th

Full Moon Festival. Details from last year here. More info as soon as its released.

Wednesday 24th

Summer Cinema in Sabinillas

Thursday 25th

Choir Contest

Friday 26th

Concert in the Castle, Castillo de la Duquesa.

Verbena de Santa Ana –  Manilva

Saturday 27th – Wednesday 31st

Tourist Market in Sabinillas.

Saturday 27th

Carnival Night  Sabinillas School

Mark Knopfler in Málaga – more info here

Wednesday 31st

Summer Cinema in Sabinillas


Thursday 1st – Sunday 4th

Tourist Market in Sabinillas.

Saturday 3rd

Concert by Falete in Sabinillas

Sunday 4th

Theatre trip, Beauty and The Beast in Malaga. More info here

Wednesday 7th

Summer Cinema in Sabinillas

Thursday 8th – Sunday 11th

Manilva Feria – another event not to be missed.

Wednesday 14th

Summer Cinema in Sabinillas

Thursday 15th

Tourist Day

Friday 16th

Tango show – venue TBC

Saturday 17th

Festival in the Fairground – not sure what of yet!!!

Wednesday 21st

Summer Cinema in Sabinillas

‘Blue Walk’ Beach walk from Sabinillas to Punta Paloma. (Hope they plan to start early…)

Saturday 24th

Raft Race in Duquesa Port.  Real fun event… details from last year here

Sunday 25th

Verbena San Luis –  Sabinillas Saints day

August 31st –  September 1st

Vendimia. Manilva’s grape festival. click here for pictures from last year