The triumphal carriage at Valldemossa's La Beata fiestas.

28-07-2018Pere Bota

Monday, 22 July
FIESTAS
Alcudia, Sant Jaume. 18.00: Children's water party. Passeig Pere Ventayol. 22.00: Respon a 1000; quiz. Plaça Carles V.

Algaida, Sant Jaume. 20.00: Line dance. Sa Plaça.

Binissalem, Sant Jaume. 18.30: Children's party and workshops. Plaça Església. 20.30: Children's playback contest. Plaça Església.

Calvia, Sant Jaume. 18.00: Children's entertainment. Plaça Nova. 22.00: Line dance and ballroom dance. Plaça Nova.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 12.00: Raising the banner and ringing of bells. Plaça Santa Maria la Major. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Antoni Fluxà. 20.30: Santa Magdalena celebration - Eucharist, dance of offer and pipers. Puig de Santa Magdalena hermitage. 21.30: Night of humour. Plaça Espanya.

Manacor, Sant Jaume. 21.00: Trempó Majorcan salad (charity event). Passeig Antoni Maura.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 21.30: Folk dance with Ordi Broix. Plaça Major.

Son Serra de Marina. 18.30: Holi colours festival with DJ Oscar Romero and Shava Bollywood. Plaça Església. 22.00: Bingo. Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 17.00: Treasure hunt and challenge. Escola Vella courtyard.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 19.00: Children's theatre. Rectoria Vella courtyard. 22.00: Outdoor cinema - "Cavernicola". Plaça Major.

MUSIC
Colonia Sant Pere. 21.00: Eric Hoeprich (clarinet); Bach, Mozart. Ses Minyones courtyard. 15 euros.


Tuesday, 23 July
FIESTAS
Alcudia, Sant Jaume. 22.30: Outdoor theatre. Plaça Toros.

Algaida, Sant Jaume. 22.00: AlgaidaVisió - Algaida Band of Music with concert based on Eurovision. Placeta Església.

Binissalem, Sant Jaume. 21.30: Folk dance with Terra Roja. Plaça Església.

Calvia, Sant Jaume. 18.00: Water games. C. Jaume III. 22.00: Bingo. Plaça Nova.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Espanya. 19.00: Inca Mile. Gran Via de Colom.

Manacor, Sant Jaume. 19.00: Banner and horses of Sant Jaume. From C. Sant Sebastià.

Sa Pobla, Sant Jaume. 17.00: Water games. At the municipal pool. 21.00: Open-air supper and tortilla contest. Plaça Major.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 10.00: Treasure hunt and challenge (ages 13 to 16). Municipal pool. 19.00: Sports dance - Felanitx School of Sports Dance. Plaça Major. 20.30: Farmers' Olympics.

Son Serra de Marina. 22.00: Outdoor theatre. Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 20.30: Open-air supper in the streets.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 22.30: Swing music and dance with Stranger Swings. Plaça Tomeu Penya.

MUSIC
Colonia Sant Pere. 21.00: Hopkinson Smith (lute); seventeenth and twentieth century music. Cultural Centre. 15 euros.

Puerto Andratx. 22.00: David Gómez - a piano and 200 candles. Main lighthouse. 20 euros.

EIVISSA. MUSICA. David Gómez ofreció ayer un recital de piano en el baluarte de Sant Pere

Wednesday, 24 July
FIESTAS
Alcudia, Sant Jaume. 18.30: Open doors to Pollentia excavations; guided tour. 21.00: Open-air supper and bingo. Four euros; tickets by 22 July from the auditorium or the town hall office in the port.

Algaida, Sant Jaume. 19.00: Art and artisan market. C. Rei. 19.30: Cossiers dance the quadrat. 23.30: Night party - Orquestra Oasis, Horris Kamoi, Madona. Les Escoles. 01.00: FIREWORKS. Les Escoles car park.

Binissalem, Sant Jaume. 18.00: Multi-adventure activity for children. Plaça Església. 19.30: Procession by the Binissalem Band of Music. From Can Gelabert to Plaça Església. 21.30: Alcohol-free cocktails for 12 to 17 year olds. Plaça Església. 22.00: Night party - Aire, Maria'n'Ganxa. Plaça Església.

Calvia, Sant Jaume. 20.30: Bar crawl with xaranga band - dress in Roman gear. 23.30: Karaoke contest. Plaça Nova.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Santa Maria la Major. 20.00: Inca Dance 2019. Plaça Mallorca. 20.00: Speed Bop Quintet. Plaça Espanya.

Manacor, Sant Jaume. 19.00: Pipers, giants, human towers, Manacor "mulassa" (mule), Manacor Band of Music, the horses of Sant Jaume. Grand parade from Plaça Sant Jaume. 21.30: Horse race. Via Verde. 22.30: Night party - Toniaina, Ses Bubotes. Plaça Ramon Llull.

Sa Pobla, Sant Jaume. 22.00: Dance with Orquestra Piscis and Los Folux. Plaça Major.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 17.30: Demons, bigheads, pipers procession along the streets. 21.30: Horse procession through the streets. 22.00: Horse tricks and show. Car park in front of Bar Sa Picada on the ring road. 24.00: Night party - The Wateques and DJs. Sports ground.

Son Serra de Marina. 18.30: Traditional games; "jewel" races. Plaça Església. 21.30: Night walk (five kilometres); 22.00: Night run (five kilometres). From Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 17.00: Family circus workshop. Plaça Cartoixa. 22.00: Bingo. Plaça Pública.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 19.00: Musical entertainment with Trencaclosques. Plaça Tomeu Penya. 22.00: Night of comedy. Plaça Major.

MUSIC
Puerto Portals. 18.00-24.00: The Sunset Market - at 21.00, DJ with swing music.

Valldemossa. 21.00. Jaime Anglada in concert. Fundació Coll Bardolet, Via Blanquerna. 18 euros.

PERFORMANCE
Palma. 21.00: Flamenc Andalús - authentic flamenco plus sampling of Majorcan products and wine. Teatre Sans, C. San Sanç 5. 27 euros.


Thursday, 25 July
ART
S'Arraco. 20.00-01.00: Nit de Art - numerous painters, sculptors, photographers; music and tapas.

FIESTAS
Alcudia, Sant Jaume. 11.30: Procession by the Alcudia Band of Music. Plaça Porta Mallorca. 12.00: Mass, followed by refreshments at the town hall. 22.00: Night party with Duplicats, Oques Grasses. Passeig Mare de Déu de la Victoria.

Algaida, Sant Jaume. 09.00: Wake-up by the pipers. 11.00: Mass, Orfeó Castellitx choir, Cossiers dance. Placeta Església. 19.00: Children's entertainment. Sa Plaça. 19.00: Caritas charity market. Sa Plaça.

Binissalem, Sant Jaume. 11.00: Children's games, soapy pole. Plaça Església. 18.30: Children's entertainment with Trencaclosques. Plaça Església. 20.00: Solemn mass. 20.30: 1,2,3 ... El Musical. Plaça Església. 23.00: CORREFOC - Dimonis Fil-loxera de l'Infern. From Plaça Església.

Calvia, Sant Jaume. 20.00: Solemn mass. 23.00: Music from the 1980s. Plaça Vila.

Colonia Sant Jordi. 20.00: Supper for senior citizens; music by Eva Amorós. Plaça Pou d'en Verdera.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Espanya. 19.30: Procession with bigheads, giants and youth musicians. From Plaça Espanya. 20.00: Rhythm Nation Inca Dance Studio. Plaça Mallorca. 22.00: Marga Rotger, concert. Sant Domingo Cloister. Six euros (twelve euros to include new disc).

Llubi, Sant Feliu. 19.00: Open-air supper; bookings by Tuesday. C. Desaigua. 24.00: Sant Feliuet night party - Que, Vols Revival and DJ. Plaça Església.

Manacor, Sant Jaume. 18.00: Collection of the Sant Jaume banner by the chief "knight" and then parade. From C. Sant Sebastiá to the Nostra Senyora dels Dolors Church. 20.00: Mass. 22.30: CORREFOC - Dimonis Manafoc from C. Francesc Gomila to the town hall.

Paguera. 18.30: Zumba and salsa. 20.00: Open-air supper for senior citizens. Plaça Torà. 22.00: Music and dance with Orquestra Aguamarina.

Playa de Muro. 21.00: Line dance. By the municipal building. 21.30: Outdoor cinema.

Portocolom, Sant Jaume. 11.00: Solemn mass. 17.00: Soapy pole challenge. At the pier. 18.00: Portocolom Mile. From the pier. 22.00: Line dance. Plaça Corso.

Sa Pobla, Sant Jaume. 21.30: Folk dance and music - Marjal en Festa, Ballugall. Plaça Major.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 10.30: Wake-up by the Santanyi Band of Music. 11.00: Solemn mass, dance of offer, Coral de Sant Andreu choir. 12.00: Balanguera Majorca hymn - Santanyi Band of Music. 12.15: Giants' dance. 19.00: Party for senior citizens; music from Duo Melodies. 22.00: Comedy night. Sports ground. 24.00: FIREWORKS.

Son Serra de Marina. 19.30: Line dance; 20.30: Zumba; 22.30: Outdoor cinema - "Campeones". Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 17.00: Petit Chef - activity for young children. Plaça Cartoixa. 22.30: Outdoor cinema - "Jurassic World". Plaça Pública.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 22.00: Playback dance show and contest. Plaça Major.

MUSIC
Bunyola. 21.00: Victor Uris (blues). Plaça Andreu Estarellas. Free.

Cala Ratjada. 22.00: Trio Cornucopia - Mozart in the Garden. Torre Cega Gardens. Ten euros.

Colonia Sant Pere. 21.00: Aida Borras (flute), Miquel Bennassar (organ); Bach and others. At the church. Free.

Deya. 21.00: Deya International Music Festival - Peter Frankl, Wei Yi Yang, Alfredo Oyagüez (pianos); Brahms, Debussy and others. Son Marroig. 20 euros. www.dimf.com

Marratxi. 21.00: Alejandra Burgos Band (blues-rock). Plaza de la Fuente, Mallorca Fashion Outlet (Festival Park). Free.

Palma. 21.00: Cançons de la Mediterrània - Coetus (percussion group), Omar Niang, Wa Koul Diop. Ses Voltes Park. Free.

Palma. 21.30: Balearic Symphony Orchestra, Maria Mudryak (soprano), Amartuvshin Enkbath (baritone); Bizet, Puccini and others. Bellver Castle. 15-35 euros.

Port Canonge. 20.30: Banyalbujazz - Julia Colom. Free.

Puerto Portals. 18.00-24.00: The Sunset Market - at 21.30, La Kunfusion (flamenco fusion).

PERFORMANCE
Santa Eugènia, Performing Arts Festival. 19.00: First performance - "Jocs Reciclats". At the show area. (Runs until Saturday, with performances in the evenings.)


Friday, 26 July
ART
Arta, PoesArt. From 18.00: Poetry, art and live music. Batucada in the streets; at 21.00, Salvatge Cor (Majorcan indie), Arta Theatre. Free.

FIESTAS
Alcudia, Sant Crist Triennial. 12.00: Solemn eucharist followed by procession. 22.30: Alcudia Band of Music - "Show Must Go On"; Queen music. Plaça Carles V. 24.00: FIREWORKS / PYROMUSICAL. Plaça Carles V.

Algaida, Santa Anna. 11.00: "Jewel" races. Sa Plaça. 23.00: Party and dance with Orquestra Galatzó. Sa Plaça. 01.00: Fire crackers.

Cala Millor. 21.00: Torra-Rock 2019 - Monny Penny, Bon Joves Tribut Band, OR, Ca de Bou. On the beach in front of Hotel Amarac.

Colonia Sant Jordi. 21.30: Concert - Ses Salines and Bunyola Choirs. By the church. 23.30: Discoshow Revival with three DJs. Avda. Primavera.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 20.30: Open-air supper, various streets and squares. 21.00: Folk dance with Bernat Riera and Germans Morro. Plaça Santa la Major. 23.00: YeYé party with La Decada Prodigiosa. Plaça Espanya. 24.00: Inca YeYé with DJ Juan Campos. C. Born.

Llubi, Sant Feliu. 20.30: Children's treasure hunt and challenge (10 to 15 years of age); 23.00: Treasure hunt and challenge for 16 and over. Plaça Església.

Paguera. 10.00: Painting the streets and children's activities. Plaça Torà. 22.00: Bingo, music and dance from 23.00 with Orquestra Paula Blu and Oxalis.

Playa de Muro. 18.00: Placing of the giants outside the municipal building. From 19.00: Evening/night beach volleyball tournament. 20.00: Procession by the Unió Artística Murera band of music. 20.30: Official opening of the evening/night artisan fair (stalls open from around 18.00). 22.30: Concert - Women Don't Wait Series; Mary Lee Kortes' Corvette from the USA. Balneario 1, C. Anecs (road to the beach by Restaurant Boy). Free.

Pollensa, La Patrona. 14.00: Firing of rockets and bell-ringing, procession by the Soldà Band of Cornets to mark the official start of the fiestas. 20.30: Procession through the streets by the Pollensa Band of Cornets and Drummers. 22.00: Pregón opening address and concert by the Pollensa Band of Music. Sant Domingo Cloister.

Portocolom, Sant Jaume. 20.30: Pipers, batucada and then live music acts and DJ. Arenal beach. 24.00: FIREWORKS.

Santa Ponsa Malgrat Mirador. 17.00: Water games for children. 18.00: Ballroom dance. 20.00: Line dance; pa amb oli; DJ.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 22.00: Ballroom dance with Trio Nàutic. Sports ground. 24.00: Grand party - Romeromania Bestial. Football ground.

Son Serra de Marina. 19.00: T-shirt painting. 23.30: Night party - Miaulos, Without String, Sustrando. Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 17.00: Children's party and entertainment. Escola Vella courtyard. 23.00: Night party - Old Noise and DJs. Plaça Cartoixa.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 18.00: Departure of the demon with bigheads and pipers. Plaça Major; followed by children's party, Plaça Tomeu Penya. 23.00: Beatisò - batucada. From Plaça Tomeu Penya to Plaça Major. 00.30: Night party - Toninaina, IPops, DJ. Plaça Major.

MUSIC
Alaro. 21.00: Monkey Doo - swing. Parc de Son Tugores. Free.

Betlem. 22.00: Seicento - Lina Tur (baroque violin), Antonio González (harpsichord); music from the seventeenth century. Betlem hermitage. 15 euros.

Palma. 21.00: Palma Band of Music. Bellver Castle. Free.

Palma. 21.00: Reggae fest - Inner Circle (Jamaica), Iseo & Dodosound and others. Son Fusteret showground, Cami Vell Bunyola. 22 euros. www.sonfusteret.com

Sant Llorenç. 20.00: Beatles vs. Rollings. Plaça Vella.

Son Carrió. 22.00: Coco. Plaça Església.


Saturday, 27 July
ART
Arta, PoesArt. From 11.00: Poetry, art and live music. Pipers procession at 11.00; Oliva Trencada, concert at 21.00. Arta Theatre. Free.

Sa Pobla. 19.30: Nit de Art. Passeig Tren.

CINEMA
Palma. 22.00: Coco - Disney animated fantasy. In Castellano with English subtitles. Parc de la Mar. Free. (First of a series of films to be shown in the park until September.)

FIESTAS
Arta, pre-Sant Salvador. 21.30: Giant paella and music. Plaça Pes. 24.00: White party with IPops and DJ. Na Batlessa amphitheatre.

Colonia Sant Jordi. 21.00: Horse display. Avda. Primavera. 23.30: Flamenco party. Avda. Primavera.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 17.00: Children's water party. Plaça Mallorca. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Antoni Fluxà. 20.30: Folk dance with four groups. Plaça Espanya. 21.00: Presentation of literary prizes and concert by Donallop. Sant Domingo Cloister. 22.00: Party with Toni Zambrana and Orquestra Oasis. Plaça Llibertat.

Llubi, Sant Feliu. 09.30: "Jewel", horse, pony, donkey races. Finca S'Hort de Son Fiol. 18.00: Sant Feliu run. Plaça Església. 23.30: Night party - The Dealers Band, OR, Xanguito, DJ. Plaça Església.

Paguera. 20.30: Cor de Calvia choir; comic opera - HMS Pinafore. Casal de Peguera. 15 euros. 21.00: DJ; 22.00: Orquestra Emboirats; 23.00: Orquestra Gintonics.

Playa de Muro. 19.00: Evening/night artisan fair. 19.00: Batucada procession. 19.30: Mass; Miquel Tortell Choir. Sant Albert Church. 21.00: Folk dance and music with Revetla d'Algebelí. By the municipal building. 22.30: Concert by Petit. Balneario 1, C. Anecs.

Pollensa, La Patrona. 20.00: Folk dance. Plaça Major. 20.30: Benefit supper. Joan March Gardens. 22.00: Benefit concert by Cap Pela. Sant Domingo Cloister, C. Guillem Cifre de Colonya. 15 euros. 23.00: Night party - Baix'n'nicotina, Disccovers, Enrockats. Plaça Major.

Portocolom, Sant Jaume. 21.00: Folk dance with Abeniara.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 18.30: Guided visit, followed by music from Biel Majoral (vocals). Delfi Mulet (guitar), Biel Oliver (clarinet), Catalina Obrador (oboe), Biel Brunet (piano); wine-tasting and tapas. Talaies de Can Jordi excavations. 23.00: CORREFOC - Dimonis de sa Cova des Fossar (Sineu). From Plaça Església.

Son Serra de Marina. 09.00: Can Picafort to Son Serra swim (five kilometres). From Son Bauló. 21.00: Open-air supper (registrations by 26 July); music from Yesterday. Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 18.00: Procession by Montuiri Band of Music. 19.30: Mass and solemn procession with the image of Santa Catalina Thomàs. 23.00: Concert - Voicello (opera-pop crossover). Plaça Cartoixa.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 12.00: Revolter party - vermouth. 14.00: Revolter lunch. Plaça Sant Joan; concert by After Suns plus DJ. 19.00: Cavallet dancers from Ca sa Vestidora to the church. 20.15: Singing of "goigs" for La Beata. At the church. Mass, followed by final dance by the Cavallets. 23.00: Night party - Orquestra Berimbau, Val Nou, Ses Bubotes. Plaça Major.

MUSIC
Algaida. 21.00: Sembrant Veus - Alejandra Scotto and Neus Salvà. Placeta Església.

Canyamel. 20.30: International Piano Festival - Dina Parakhina; Medtner, Rachmaninoff. Torre de Canyamel, Ctra. Arta-Canyamel km. 5. 20 euros. www.torrecanyamel.com

Colonia Sant Pere. 21.00: Coro Francesc Valls choir; Bach, Luis de Victoria. At the church. 15 euros.

Llucmajor. 21.00: Sons de Nit series, Concert by Elisapie (from Quebec). Sant Bonaventura Cloister, C. Fra Joan Garau. 20 euros. www.fonart.com

Palma. 19.00: Jacaranda Trio - Majorcan folk styles. CaixaForum, C. Unió. Free.

Palma. 20.30: Ensemble Tramuntana; Bach, Locatelli, Vivaldi. Sant Francesc Church. 15 euros.

Palma, Son Ferriol. 00.30: DJs Juan Campos and Txema Sánchez. Plaça Son Ferriol. Free.

Port Adriano. 22.00: Maceo Parker - sax legend; funk. From 28 euros. www.portadriano.com

PALMA. MUSICA. El saxofonista Maceo Parker .�

Puigpunyent. 20.30: Maia Planas (soprano), Magi Garcies (piano); Debussy, Fauré and others. At the church. Free.


Sunday, 28 July
CINEMA
Palma
. 22.00: Campeones - comedy drama. In Castellano with English subtitles. Parc de la Mar. Free.

FIESTAS
Ariany, Fira Nocturna. From 19.00: Artisan market, gastronomy and more.

Colonia Sant Jordi. 18.00: Children's water party. Plaça Pou d'en Verdera. 19.30: Swing music and dance. By Hotel Caboblanco.

Inca, Sant Abdon and Sant Senen. 18.00: Children's activity. Plaça Santa Maria la Major. 21.00: Inca Jazz - Glissando Big Band. Sant Domingo Cloister.

Llubi, Sant Feliu. 18.00: Children's party (African-themed). Plaça Església. 22.30: Tito Davila (Argentine musician/producer). Plaça Església.

Paguera. 16.00: For children - duck swim, water games, inflatables, foam party. 20.00: Flamenco dance. 20.30: Cor de Calvia choir; comic opera HMS Pinafore. Casal de Peguera. 15 euros. 22.00: White party. 24.00: CORREFOC - Dimonis Factoria de So.

Playa de Muro. 19.00: Evening/night artisan fair. 22.00: Concert by Aire (tribute to Spanish pop group Mecano). By the municipal building. 23.55: FIREWORKS. By the canal opening to the sea.

Pollensa, La Patrona. 19.00: Giants procession from Via Pollentia to Plaça Major and Plaça Ca les Monnares. 20.30: Line dance. Plaça Ca les Monnares. 21.00: Folk dance and music with Racó de Tramuntana and Ballugall. Plaça Major.

Portocolom, Sant Jaume. 12.00: Swim across the harbour. From the customs pier. 22.00: Felanitx Band of Music and Choir, Circ Bover and other choirs.

Santa Eugènia. 18.30: Opening address, ringing of bells and raising of banner. Plaça Bernat. 21.00: Concert - One Man Rocks. Plaça Bernat.

Santanyi, Sant Jaume. 19.00: Evening "tardeo" party with Wildland and DJs. Sports ground.

Son Serra de Marina. 10.00: Duck swim. Small beach. 17.00: Children's water and foam party. Plaça Església. 22.00: Ball de bot; 24.00: FIREWORKS. Plaça Església.

Valldemossa, La Beata. 09.00: Procession by the Montuiri Band of Music. 10.30: La Beateta, angels, heiress and maidens of honour leave the town hall for the church. 11.00: Mass. 18.30: Concert by the Montuiri Band of Music. Plaça Cartoixa. 21.30: The "triumphal carriage" sets out accompanied by peasants' carriages, pipers and bands of music.

Vilafranca, La Beata. 18.00: Departure of the demon with bigheads and pipers. Plaça Major; followed by children's water party, Plaça Centenaris. 22.30: Ball de bot with Aires Vilafranquins. Plaça Major. 00.15: Beatifoc - CORREFOC; Dimonis Boiets de Foc (Vilafranca), Dimonis a Lloure (Felanitx), Dimonis de sa Pedrera (Muro). From Plaça Tomeu Penya to Plaça Centenaris.

MUSIC
Arta. 21.30: Concert - Cesk Freixas, Roger Pistola. Sant Salvador Sanctuary.

Canyamel. 20.30: International Piano Festival - Arina Lazgiian; Bach, Liszt and others. Torre de Canyamel, Ctra. Arta-Canyamel km. 5. 20 euros. www.torrecanyamel.com

Deya. 20.30: Ensemble Tramuntana; Bach, Locatelli, Vivaldi. Sant Joan Baptista Church. 15 euros.