Sax player Maceo Parker

Maceo Parker during a concert.

17-05-2019Archive

Today's temperature will go down and showers are possible.

Our warm welcome to the passengers from Aidanova, Marella Discovery 2 and Norwegian Epic, which dock in Palma this morning.

Don't forget, our print edition is available across the island with plenty of features to make your holiday extra special.

What's On Today

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.

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

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