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What's On Saturday 16 October

Plenty going on today across the island. Just be advised of road closures for some of the sporting events taking place in Paguera and Puerto Alcudia.

Christina Buchet16/10/2021 09:00

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What's On Friday 15 and Saturday 16 October

Be advised Paguera and Puerto Alcudia are hosting their sporting events and roads make be closed so alternative routes maybe needed so plan ahead.

Christina Buchet15/10/2021 09:15


What's on in Majorca: 31 January-5 February

The almond blossom fair in Son Servera on Sunday; a "Mamma Mia" sing-along at Palma's Trui Theatre on Friday; one of Spain's leading pop-rock groups - La Oreja de Van Gogh - at Palma's auditorium on Saturday; and the Mallorca Gay Men's Chorus with "Jazz Do It", also in Son Servera on Sunday.

Andrew Ede29/01/2017 00:00

The Christmas fair in Santa Ponsa on Sunday is just one of many Christmas markets taking place.


What's on in Majorca: 5-11 December

The build-up to Christmas really gets going this week with Christmas markets in different parts of the island: Alcudia, Calvia, Santa Ponsa (two of them) and Palma being just a few. The remarkable Alternatilla Jazz season continues; the final concert is in Pollensa on Saturday. Sineu has its fair for Saint Thomas. Note that Tuesday (Constitution Day) and Thursday (Immaculate Conception) are both public holidays.

Andrew Ede04/12/2016 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 28 November-4 December

Montuiri's partridge fair this weekend with its odd partridge decoy contest. The circus comes to town with the Circo Alegria starting its season in Palma on Friday and there being circus acts to accompany the switching-on of the Christmas lights on Friday. Lluc's Christmas fair is this weekend. Santa Ponsa's Christmas market starts on Monday. And there is a jazz season - Alternatilla - which features concerts across the island and some important names in contemporary jazz.

Andrew Ede27/11/2016 00:00

Mancor's fair is one of this week's highlights.


What's on in Majorca: 21-27 November

The mushroom season in Majorca is the excuse for Mancor de la Vall's Fira de l'Esclatasang, which starts on Friday with a non-fungal demons' fire-run. "Nouveau" in a Majorcan style is recognised in the wine town of Santa Maria. Rice is the theme of Sa Pobla's autumn fair, and the 26th Es Refugi Christmas charity market is at Palma's La Misericordia from Thursday.

Andrew Ede19/11/2016 00:00

An award for the coveted black pig prizes at Inca's Dijous Bo.

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A "splendid day" for Dijous Bo

Good weather brought out a record number of visitors to the Inca fair.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/11/2016 00:00


What's on in Majorca: 14-20 November

The fair of fairs, the most important of Majorca's fairs - Inca's Dijous Bo - is this Thursday. Much of it gets started on the Wednesday (Dimecres Bo), when there will be some late-night partying in local bars as well. Other fairs are in Llubi (devoted to honey) and in Caimari, Selva, where they say the olive oil is the best you can get; hence, it's the olives fair. Musically, a blast from 30 years ago as Queen Forever relives the Wembley concert of 1986 at Palma's auditorium this Friday.

Andrew Ede13/11/2016 00:00

The how big is your pumpkin competition in Muro.


What's on in Majorca: 7-13 November

Two big autumn fairs in the north of the island this coming weekend. Muro has its pumpkin fair and the highly anticipated pumpkin competition and Pollensa has its artisan fair, which is bigger still this year. There is also the autumn fair in Es Capdellà, Calvia. In Inca on Saturday there is a Night of Fire, with four demons gangs plus batucada drummers. One of the greats of flamenco singing, José Mercé, is at Palma Auditorium on Saturday.

Andrew Ede06/11/2016 00:00

The Nupcial weddings fair is in Palma from Friday to Sunday.


What's on in Majorca: 31 October-6 November

The third of Inca's fairs takes place this weekend. Art in the streets as well as an art market which combines design and craft. Also gastronomy and a good deal of music and dance. Marratxi's autumn fair is on Sunday, and Puigpunyent has a craft beer show on the same day. At Palma Arena there is the annual weddings fair, Nupcial, from Friday to Sunday. The Evolution! Mallorca International Film Festival starts on Thursday. And it's Bonfire Night on Saturday.

Andrew Ede30/10/2016 00:00

The Porreres Fair.


What's in Majorca: 24-30 October

Inca's second fair this coming weekend, Porreres has its fair with a focus on local produce, Port Adriano has another street food festival, and in Paguera there's a weekend of artisan craft. In Can Picafort, demons will be on the prowl on Friday night as part of the Saladina Art Fest.It has been confirmed that the Oktoberfest in Palma can continue; the health and safety issues have been resolved. This Thursday, there will be a special artist appearing, and the event will now continue until 31 October, when there will be a Halloween special.

Andrew Ede23/10/2016 00:00

The Balearic Symphony Orchestra's new season starts on Thursday.


What's on in Majorca: 17-23 October

A big week for fairs. The first of the four Inca fairs is this weekend. As usual it has an enormous array of different elements - ecology/sustainability; a wine night; gastronomy; music and more. Elsewhere, there are fairs in Campos, Consell (demons on Saturday night), Felanitx and Santanyi. On a musical note, the Balearic Symphony Orchestra starts its new season on Thursday. Palma's Oktoberfest begins, also on Thursday, and Tapalma 2016 gets under way on Wednesday.

Andrew Ede16/10/2016 00:00

Sant Joan's botifarró fair has become a popular part of the autumn calendar.

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Sant Joan botifarró fair not taking place

It is a fair for which there is great anticipation, as the botifarró sausage is the principal attraction and features in a giant barbecue.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/10/2016 00:00

The final Llucmajor fair is on Sunday, 16 October.


What's on in Majorca: 10-16 October

Fairs in Algaida and Llucmajor this weekend. In the case of Llucmajor on Sunday it is the fourth and final fair (notwithstanding the mini-fair on Monday next week). The Llucmajor Show is also on; it starts on Friday. Algaida's fair is on Saturday: artisan and "alternative" products plus more. The last days of Santa Ponsa's Oktoberfest: it finishes on Wednesday. On Sunday, a day of music and attractions at Puerto Alcudia's Hidropark. The headlining act is Love of Lesbian, one of Spain's leading indie-rock bands.

Andrew Ede09/10/2016 00:00

Majorca's Carlos Moya (second right), one of the former champions taking part in the Legends Cup at Palma Sport & Tennis Club.


What's on in Majorca: 3-9 October

The Legends Cup ATP Champions Tour event is at Palma Sport & Tennis Club for four days from Thursday. Llucmajor has its next fair on Sunday. There is a good deal of gastronomy knocking around, such as Cala Ratjada's fresh fish weekend that starts on Friday and Puerto Soller's fishy fair on Saturday.

Andrew Ede02/10/2016 00:00

The mad miller, one of S'Estol Rei en Jaume, the bigheads who will be at Alcudia town's fair on Saturday afternoon (around 16.30). This photo taken in the spring when the group appeared in Puerto Alcudia.


What's on in Majorca: 26 September-2 October

Autumn's here and so are Majorca's fairs. This coming week there are fairs in Alaro, Alcudia, Esporles and Llucmajor. There is also a major fair of different types of music at various locations in Palma from Wednesday. Santa Ponsa's Oktoberfest starts on Thursday. And Cala Ratjada's fireworks display, postponed from the summer fiestas, is on Wednesday.

Andrew Ede25/09/2016 00:00

Moors take on Christians in Santa Ponsa on Saturday in a re-enactment of events from 1229.


What's on in Majorca: 5-11 September

Santa Ponsa fireworks on Sunday have been cancelled. Calvia town hall says the company staging the fireworks' display had not got safety clearance from the national government's delegation.

Andrew Ede04/09/2016 00:00

Christmas fairs in Majorca 15-20 December

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Christmas fairs in Majorca 15-20 December

Christmas markets are being held every day in Inca, Palma, Port Adriano, Puerto Portals and Santa Ponsa.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/12/2015 00:00

Christmas fairs and markets over the coming week

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Christmas fairs and markets over the coming week

As Majorca gears up for Christmas, here are some of the main fairs taking place this week.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/12/2015 00:00