Starts:
01 May 2017
to
Ends:
17 June 2017

Spring Festival 2017

Programme of Events

Monday 1May 11am to 6pm

 May Day Celebrations

Organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services

Featuring: After Hours, Heritage, Layla Rose Band, Gibraltar Youth Choir, Show Dance Company, Stylos Dance Studios and a Fun Day for all the Family

Casemates Square

Tuesday 2 May onwards 11am – 3pm

Gibraltar Exhibition of Modern Art Gallery, GEMA

Montagu Bastion, Line Wall Road

Free Entrance

Tuesday 2 to Thursday 4 May Performances at 7:30pm*

*Performance on 4 May 7pm

A Little Mermaid’s Tale

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre, 308 Main Street

Organised by Transition Dance Academy

Tickets priced at £12

Tickets on sale as from 27 March from The Base 295B Main Street

For further information please visit Transition Dance Academy Facebook page

Wednesday 3 to Wednesday 17 May 10am – 6pm

Aaron Seruya Art Exhibition

Fine Arts Gallery, Casemates Square

For further information please contact 20052126 or email: finearts@gibtelecom.net

Thursday 4 to Saturday 6 May Gibraltar International Comic-Con

King Bastion Leisure Centre

Organised by Sunbow Projects

Gibraltar International Comic-Con, is a multi-genre entertainment and comic convention held for the first time in Gibraltar.

For further information please visit: www.gibraltarinternationalcomiccon.com

Saturday 6 May

10am to 2pm

Gibraltar National Team Dance Presentation

Organised by the Gibraltar National Dance Organisation

Lobby of Parliament

10am to 6pm

RGP Fun Day in aid of Calpe House

Organised by the Royal Gibraltar Police Gibraltar Defence Police

Casemates Square

For further information please contact: 20048013

10am – 3pm

Arts & Crafts Market

Casemates Square

12 noon

Re-enactment Society march along Main Street to Casemates Square

9:00pm

Gibraltar International Song Festival

Tercentenary Sports Hall

For further information please visit www.gibraltarsongfestival.com or contact John Jones at mailto:gibjon@gmail.com

Wednesday 10th May 9am – 3pm

Gibraltar Health Authority Awareness Campaign

Lobby of Parliament

Organised by GHA

10am -3pm

Annual Royal Naval Field Gun Run

Casemates Square

Organised by the Royal Gibraltar Regiment

For further information please contact: Claire Talbot on 20055722

4:30pm to 8pm

Ocean Village Health Club Open Day

Organised by Ocean Village Health Club

Ocean Village

Trial classes, prize draw, Spa treatments and much more

For further information please visit: www.oceanvillagehealthclub.gi Thursday 11 May and Friday 12 May

7:30pm

Art Dance Platform 2017

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre

Organised by Art In Movement

For further information please contact: Art In Movement Facebook page

Friday 12 May to Sunday 14 May 12pm onwards

PDC Gibraltar Darts Trophy

Tercentenary Sports Hall

Organised by the Ministry of Sport

Tickets on sale from buytickets.gi and available at the door

For further information please contact Ministry of Sports at 20047592 or mcmys.info@gibraltar.gov.gi Saturday 13 May < 9am

Med Steps 5 Challenge

Organised by Gibraltar Prison Service

Fundraising event in aid of Cancer Relief

Entrance fee is £10. Registration as from 8am

www.facebook.comMed Steps 5 Challenge

Saturday 13 May 9am – 5pm

Annual Mental Health Awareness Family Fun Day Casemates Square

Yellow Day - Organised by Clubhouse Gibraltar

Includes the Mental Health Walk along Main Street.

For further information please contact Tania Aguilar on email:

admin@clubhousegibraltar.com

10am to 3pm

Arts&Crafts Market

Casemates Square

10.30am to 2:30pm

Junior Dog Show

Organised by The Rotary Club of Gibraltar

John Mackintosh Square

Competition entry fee £5

For further information please contact email: info@rotaryclubgibraltar.com or Joani Bicknell on 00447849402770 / 0034608281951

12 noon

Re-enactment Society march along Main Street to Casemates Square

Monday 15 May to Friday 19 May

Gibraltar Photo Festival

Organised by the Gibraltar Digital Photography Club

Airport Terminal, Port Terminal, Casemates Square, Alameda Gardens

For further information please contact: gdpc@yahoo.com or call 58350000

9:30am – 9:30pm

Spring Gibraltar Flower Show

John Mackintosh Hall

Organised by Gibraltar Horticultural Society

For further information please contact: 54040022

Tuesday 16 May

8:00pm

A Celebration of Opera

The Convent Ballroom

Arranged on behalf of the Ministry of Culture by the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society

Tickets at £20 on sale as from 18 April 2017 from Sacarello’s Coffee Shop, Irish Town and the Silver Shop at 222 Main Street.

A limited amount of tickets at £10 for Senior Citizens and Students available from the John Mackintosh Hall reception

For further information please visit ww.philharmonic.gi or contact +350 200 72134

Wednesday 17 May

7.30pm

Illustrated Art Lecture by Jeremy Black

‘The Grand Tour’

Organised by the Gibraltar Decorative and Fine Arts Society

O’Callaghan Eliott Hotel

For Further information please contact Claus Olesen on 20002024

Friday 19 May

7:30pm

Dance

Organised by Urban Dance

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre

Tickets at £15 on sale as from 8 May at Urban Dance Studio between 5pm to 7pm

For further information please contact 54012212

Saturday 20 May

9am to 6pm

Gibraltar International Classic & Vintage Car Rally

Organised by the Gibraltar Classic Vehicle Association

Casemates Square

Drive up Main Street and around Gibraltar approx.1pm

9.30am onwards

Annual Heritage Painting Competition

Organised by the Gibraltar Heritage Trust

The Theme for 2017 is Wellington Front

Registration to take place on the day from 9.30am on site.

For further information please contact the Heritage Trust on 20042844 or check their website: www.gibraltarheritagetrust.org.gi

10am - 6pm

Museum Open Day

Gibraltar Museum, Bomb House Lane

Free Entrance

Saturday 20 May

10am – 3pm

Arts& Crafts Market

Casemates Square

10:30am – 2:30pm

Christian Aid Book and Food Stall

Cathedral, Main Street

Organised by Christian Aid

11am

Freedom of the City to the Royal Anglian Regiment

Organised by HQ British Forces and the Mayor’s Office

John Mackintosh Square

12 noon

Re-enactment Society march along Main Street to Casemates Square

Sunday 21 May

10am to 2pm

EY Relay for Children Casemates Square

Organised by EY in aid of Wobbles Charity

For further information please contact: janice.zammitt@gi.ey.com

Monday 22 May to Friday 26 May

Young Shakespeare Company School performances only at John Mackintosh Hall Theatre

Sponsored by the John Mackintosh Hall Trust and the Parasol Foundation

Tuesday 23 May

6.30pm

Spring Visual Art Exhibition Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery

Official Opening Prize Giving

By invitation only

Wednesday 24 May

6:00pm

Book Launch “Shaking the Dandelions” by Mary Chiappe

Fine Arts Gallery

A new ‘whodunit comic’.

For further information please contact marychiappe@hotmail.com

Wednesday 24 May to Saturday 3 June

10.30am to 6.30pm

Spring Visual Art Exhibition

Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery, Casemates

Free Entrance

Thursday 25 May

8pm

Van Gogh in Provence John Mackintosh Hall, Charles Hunt Room

Organised by Group 2000 in collaboration with Gibraltar Cultural Services

For further information please contact info@culture.gi

Saturday 27 May

9am – 2pm

Save Gibraltar Street Cats Fundraising Event Lobby of Parliament

Organised by Save Gibraltar Street Cats Charity

For further information please contact: savegibcats@gmail.com

10am to 3pm

Arts&Crafts Market

Casemates Square

12 noon

Re-enactment Society march along Main Street to Casemates Square

Tuesday 30 May to Friday 30 June

9:30am – 9:30pm

Brightmed Art Exhibition with Members of FAA John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street

Organised by Gibraltar Productions

For further information please contact: info@gibraltarproductions.com

Tuesday 30 May to 8 June

9:30 am to 9:30pm

The Nautilus Project Poster Competition Exhibition

John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street Organised by The Nautilus Project

Prize giving will take place on 8 June to coincide with World Ocean Day

For further information please contact: info@nautilusproject.co

June

Thursday 1 June

7:30pm

Show Dance Company Choreography Festival

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre, 308 Main Street  Organised by Show Dance Company

For further information please contact: showdancecom@gmail.com

Friday 2 June

9.00pm

Fighting Leukaemia with Fashion

Organised by No. 1 Models

Alameda Open Air Theatre

Tickets priced at £15

For further information please contact 54028980/54003234

Saturday 3 June

8am onwards

Fundraising Event Lobby of Parliament

Organised by 670SC Scottish Constitution/Al Moghreb Al Aksa

For further information please contact: islopez@gibtelecom.net

9am – 2pm

Marocatlas 4x4 Club Vehicle Display

Organised by Marocatlas Gibraltar 4x4 Club

Fund Raising announcement will be made on the day.

For further information please contact Alfred Balban on 54031219

10am – 3pm

Arts& Crafts Market

Casemates Square

11am – 2pm

Book Crossing Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned

Organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services

For further information please contact info@culture.gov.gi

12 noon

Re-enactment Society march along Main Street to Casemates Square

Sunday 4 June

11am to 4pm

Classic Vehicle Static Display

Organised by the Gibraltar Classic Vehicle Association

Ocean Village

Monday 5 June

10am – 2pm

World Environment Day

Lobby of Parliament

Organised by the Department of the Environment and Climate

An awareness day providing information on our local environment and hosting free “Connecting People with Nature” tours around Gibraltar.

For further information please contact: info.environment@gibraltar.gov.gi

Monday 5 June onwards 10am to 6pm during weekdays

Mario Finlayson National Gallery, John Mckintosh Square New Exhibits on Display

Free Entrance

Monday 5 -10 June

GAMPA End of Term Performance

John Mackintosh Hall Theatre, 308 Main Street

Organised by Gibraltar Academy of Music Performing Arts

For further information please contact: info@gampa.gi

Tuesday 6 June to Thursday 8 June

World Music Festival

Organised by Gibraltar Productions

Each year, the GWMF tells the story of a region of the world or a specific style of music with the ambition of delivering the same strong values of peace, universalism and spirituality as Convivencia.

For further information please visit: www.gibraltarproductions.com

Tuesday 6 June to Friday 16 Jun 10am – 6pm

Westside School Art Exhibition

Fine Arts Gallery, Casemates

For further information please contact: finearts@gibtelecom.net