Foreign Residents presentation 2014 2015

Foreign Residents Programme – 2014 to 2015

Foreign Residents presentation 2014 2015

Manilva Foreign Residents department recently presented their programme of events and activities for the coming months.

In front of an audience at the Castle in Castillo de la Duquesa, of over one hundred local residents the Mayoress of Manilva, Antonia Muñoz, along with councillor Diego Urieta, thanked the audience for their continued support and participation in local activities, pointing out that they represent a large percentage of the municipality’s population.

Those attending were also treated to entertainment by Daniela and husband and wife soul singers, 2True, as well as free drink and paella.

More images from the presentation available HERE.

Programme of events

There are a number of regular events, including:

Coffee Mornings – Every Tuesday and Friday mornings from 10.30 am in Duquesa Port’s Kinsale Bar there is an English-Spanish exchange, where locals of all nationalities can practice their English and Spanish in an informal setting.

Guided visits to Manilva Wine Centre – On the first Thursday of each month there will be a guided visit to the Manilva Wine Centre. Reservations at the Castle.

Women in Business – Local businesswomen meet on every third Wednesday of the month from 7 pm in the Villa Matilde, Sabinillas, for networking and information exchange.

Oriental Exercise – Each Tuesday from 5.30 to 7 pm in the Villa Matilde, Sabinillas. For more information and enrolment visit the office in the Castle.


Saturday 11 and Sunday 12
A weekend of activities including concerts, golf tournament, and the raft race.

Friday 31
Kids Halloween Party in the Castle from 4.30 pm
Halloween Fancy Dress Party and Disco from 9.30 pm in the Mayfair Music Club, Sabinillas


Information talk about signing on the Town Hall register (Padron). Date and venue to be confirmed.

Friday 14 – Sunday 16
Trip to Cáceres, Trujillo, the Guadalupe Monastery, and Mérida in Extremadura.


Thursday 11
Trip to Málaga for sightseeing and lunch followed by a trip around the Christmas Lights.

Saturday 13
Christmas Dinner at Kelly’s Bar in Monte Duquesa.

Thursday 18
The Moscow Ballet performing The Nutcracker at La Linea’s Palacio de Congresos.


Thursday 29
Dinner and Show at Restaurante La Mecedora, Sabinillas

Saturday 31
Trip to the Fronteras: Vejer, Arcos and Jerez.


Friday 20 – Sunday 22
Trip to Cazorla, Ubeda and Baeza.

Saturday 28
Andalucian Dinner and Flamenco Show at El Molino in Sabinillas.


Tuesday 17
Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations in Orange Square, Punta Almina, Sabinillas

Saturday 28
Trip to Cordoba


Saturday 11
Foreign Residents Day – Programme to be announced.

Saturday 18 and Sunday 19
Trip to Granada including overnight accommodation and a night visit to the Alhambra Palace.

Thursday 23
Saint George’s Day celebrations in Duquesa Port.


Saturday 16
International Family Day in Castillo de la Duquesa.