1st January - New Years Day
5th/6th January - Three Kings (Tres Reyes)
Evening parade through out all of the main town
28th February - Andalucia day
February/March - Carnival
March/April - Easter (Semana Santa)
1st May - May Day
23rd June - Noche de San Juan
Start of summer celebrations on the beach with large bombfires and fire-works.
June/July - Romeria in honor of the virgin of Fatima
16th July - Virgen del Carmen
The local fishing community’s homage to their patron Saint.
Evening parade through out all of the main towns.
Summer Fair - The highlight of the summer.
Normally held in the second week of August in Sabinillas.
The day after the summer fair is a local holiday. Evening of Dancing,Singing, children´s rides and lots of entertainment.
15th August - Assumption Day
Wine Festival (Vendimia) - First week in September
The day after the festival is a local holiday.
Our local Vendimia is held in Manilva in the main street.
12th October - Spain day
1st November - All saints day
6th December - Constitution Day
24th December - Christmas eve (All shops are open half day)
25th December - Christmas Day
26th December - Boxing day ( All shops are open half day)