Starts:
01 May 2013
to
Ends:
20 June 2013

Spring Festival 2013

1st May– 20th June 2013

   

Programme of Events

MAY

  

Wednesday 1st May - 


May Day Celebrations

Organised by the Gibraltar’s Trade Council

 

Casemates Square

 

Thursday 2nd May

6.30pm

  - 

Nepenthes’

Official Book launch by Elena Scialtiel

Garrison Library

 

 

Saturday 4th May

10am to 3pm


Arts & Crafts Market


Casemates Square


12 noon 

Re-enactment Society march to Casemates Square

 

Sunday 5th May


IDF World Championships Presentation


Organised by Danza Academy


John Mackintosh Hall Theatre

Children Presentation at 10.30am with Junior and Adult Presentation at 6.30pm


Tickets priced at £10


On sale as from 12th April at Soho Designs

For further information contact Danza Academy on email danzagib@hotmail.co.uk

  

Monday 6th to Friday 10th May


‘Henry VIII’ Puppet Show

Organised by Rock Theatre


John Mackintosh Hall Theatre


School Performances Only


For further information contact Angela Jenkins email: angela.jenkins@gmail.com

 

 

Thursday 9th May

7.30pm


Live at the Moorish Castle


Official Launch of Music Film by Craig Macdonald


Charles Hunt Room


John Mackintosh Hall

 

 

Saturday 11th May

10am to 4pm


Awareness Day and Cycling for Charity

Organised by 5 Cyclists

The 5 Cyclists will also be arriving at the venue having cycled all the way from Fatima, Portugal, to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Support Group and Breast Cancer

Casemates Square


10am to 3pm

Arts & Crafts Market

Casemates Square


11am to 1pm

Calpe Band

Lobby of Parliament

 

 

Monday 13th May

6.30pm


‘Operation Tracer’

Official launch of a DVD Documentary presented by Gold Productions Studios which has been directed and produced by Martin Nuza

Charles Hunt Room


John Mackintosh Hall

 

 

Monday 13th to Saturday 18th May 

8pm


‘GIBUNGA’

A Llanito Musical Comedy by LOL Productions

At the Ince’s Hall Theatre

Tickets £12 on sale at the Nature Shop, Casemates Square

As from Tuesday 2nd April 2013 

Tuesday 14th May

7pm


‘Bible as Literature’

A Talk by Charles Durante


Garrison Library

 

Wednesday 15th May 

7.30pm


Art Lecture – Picasso, Man Ray and Max Ernst


Organised by the Gibraltar Decorative and Fine Arts Society


O’Callaghan Eliott Hotel

For Further information please contact Claus Olesen on 20002024

 

Friday 17th May

7.30pm


Spring Fiesta

A Dance Performance organised by Urban Dance

Featuring Urban Dance and special guests, Academia Baile Eva, Metro Motel, Jujitsu Academy and the MMA Team

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre


Tickets at £12 on sale at the John Mackintosh Hall Ticket Office


As from Monday 6th May 2013

 

Saturday 18th May  

9.30am


Classic Car Rally


Casemates Square



10am to 1pm


Stand Firm CD Launch


Band Corps of Drums of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment


Organised by Joe Brugada


Lobby of Parliament


All proceeds for RGRA Benevolent Fund and GHITA



10am - 6pm 


Museum Open Day


At the Gibraltar Museum, Bomb House Lane 


Free Entrance 

 

12 noon 


Re-enactment Society march to Casemates Square

 

2.30pm


Classic Car Rally


Ocean Village

 

Tuesday 21st May  

8.30pm 


‘The History of Gibraltar in Five Parts: 2 History of a Fortress’


Museum Lecture by Darren Fa


John Mackintosh Hall Theatre


Entrance Free

 

Wednesday 22nd May

6.30pm 


Spring Art Exhibition

John Mackintosh Hall Exhibition Rooms 


Official Opening & Prize Giving

 

Thursday 23rd to Friday 7th June  


10am – 10pm  


Spring Art Exhibition

John Mackintosh Hall Exhibition Rooms


Free Entrance

 

Thursday 23rd May

8pm


Mind to Mind


Organised by Levi Attias


The O’Callaghan Elliott Hotel


Tickets priced at £10


On sale as from the 8th April 2013 on email: 501@gibnet.gi


All proceeds to RICC, AKIN and Childline

Saturday 25th May  

10am to 3pm


Arts & Crafts Market


Casemates Square

 

11am – 1pm 


Calpe Rooke Band

Lobby of Parliament House

 

12 noon 

 

Re-enactment Society march to Casemates Square

 

Thursday 30th May

 

Celebration of Opera


Organised by the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society

St Michael’s Cave

Featuring Soprano Elena Gorshunova, Tenor...and Pianist....

Tickets at £20 on sale from Sacarello’s Coffee Shop, Irish Town

As from ....2013

Tickets at £10 for Senior Citizens and Students available from the Silver Shop, 222 Main Street

Bus Shuttle available as from 8pm at Elliot’s Way and Public Market

 

Friday 31st May

8pm to 12 midnight


Spring Fest Acoustic Night

Featuring Stephen Mclaren & Adrian Pozo of Area52 and Noland Frendo and Christian Hook of Mr Darcy

At the Bayside Sports Complex

Tickets priced at £5 at the venue

For further information please contact mobile 54005729

 
JUNE

Saturday 1st June

9am to 3pm


Buddy Walk


Casemates Square

Registration fees as follows: £5 per family; £10 per team; School Teams £1 per student; £1 for individuals

For further information please contact mobiles 57896000 or 58008801 or emails: czammit@environmental-agency.gi or dsnso@hotmail.com

11am – 12 noon 


Book Crossing Day

Lobby of Parliament House

 

11am to 1pm


Calpe Band

Casemates Square

 

12 noon 


Re-enactment Society march to Casemates Square

 

Sunday 2nd

10am to 2pm


Classic Car Display

Casemates Square

 

Tuesday 4th June

4.30pm  

 

Short Story Competition Prize Giving

At the Garrison Library

All Winning stories will be printed in The Gibraltar Chronicle

 

Friday 7th June

8.30pm


‘Pink Floyd Tribute’


A Rock Concert by J2 Productions


At the Ince’s Hall Theatre

Tickets £10 on sale at the Music Corner & Euphoria or £15 at the door

As from Tuesday 2nd April 2013

For further information please contact 54025517 or jx2productionz@gmail.com

 

Saturday 8th June

11am – 11.55am


Sea Scouts / Corvera Band / Brisas De Asturias

Parade of the Pipers

Performance at John Mackintosh Square

 

12noon

Parade of the Pipers from the Lobby of Parliament House followed by a march to Casemates Square with the Re-enactment Society

12.30pm  


Sea Scouts / Corvera Band / Brisas De Asturias


Parade of the Pipers


Performance at Casemates Square

 

9pm


Miss Gibraltar 2013


Organised by Stage One Productions


John Mackintosh Hall Theatre


For further information please contact: info@stageone.gi

 

Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th June 

8pm


Zarzuela – ‘Doña Francisquita’


Organised by Santos Productions


John Mackintosh Hall  Theatre


Tickets £5 from the John Mackintosh Hall Ticket Office


As from Tuesday 28th May 2013 from 10am to 2pm


Sale of tickets limited to 10 per person

 

Saturday 15th June

10am to 3pm


Arts & Crafts Market


Casemates Square

 

12 noon 


Re-enactment Society march to Casemates Square

  

Tuesday 18th June


'The History of Gibraltar in Five Parts: 3 History of a Port’


Museum Lecture by Geraldine Finlayson


John Mackintosh Hall Theatre


Entrance Free

 

Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd June


Alameda Fringe Festival


Alameda Open Air Theatre

For further information please contact emails: info@gibfringe.com or tickets@gibfringe.com

Alternatively please visit: www.gibfringe.com

 

Friday 21st June

8.30pm


Czech out our Dances


Prague Dance Festival Presentation


Organised by Transitions Dance Academy


Ince’s Hall Theatre


Tickets priced at £7

For further information and ticket sales please contact telephone 20077758 or mobile 54014395

FESTIVAL FINALE


Saturday 22nd June


8pm to 1am  


‘CALENTITA – Tastes from the Melting Pot’


Organised by Word of Mouth for the Ministry of Culture


A Celebration of Gibraltar’s Multi-Cultural Community

Event includes aSpectacular Acrobatic and Dance Musical

Casemates Square

 

    


Ministry of Culture

April 2013

E-mail: culture.info@culture.gov.gi