The VII Romería de San Isidro takes place this Sunday. The procession will leave the centre of the town after 9am mass in the San Salvador church and head towards the Vega via the Río Verde.
Organised by the Malaga Bee Keepers Association the Museo de Miel (honey museum) will be having an open day from 10am and winners of the honey races and their families will be given a free guided tour. There will also be a candle making workshop for children and drawing competition. www.mieldemalaga.com
Fiesta de la Naranja
Declared a a festival of cultural interest, the fiesta includes tastings of dishes made with the local oranges, including traditional cod salad.
Día de Caracol
Riogordo.27 May from midday. Recinto Piscina Municipal.
The day of the snail celebrates the culinary tradition of eating snails prepared in many different ways.
Magpie International Gallery
Marbella.18 May. C/Virgen del Pilar. 200m from port.
‘Art as an Investment’ is a discussion with Andreia Pina, Gregor Nusser and Prof Christophe de Landtsheer.
Torremolinos.18-20 May, from 1pm. Plaza de la Nogalera.
The cultures and traditions of Argentina will be celebrated at this festival. There will be stands with Argentinian crafts and gastronomy as well as live music. www.torremolinos.com
Hard Drink and Harlots in Art
Benahávis town hall.22 May at 6.30pm. Benahavis Town Hall.
John Iddon will deliver a talk on the themes of sexuality and alcohol in art by discussing the works of great artists such as Hogarth, Degas, Lautrec and Picasso.
Ronda.23-27 May. Streets and plazas of the town.
Town’s people dress in costumes from the 19th century and recreate events from Ronda’s past. There is a procession and historic fair and everyone joins in to bring back the time when Ronda was home to the ‘bandoleros’.
Seasonal clothing one day sale
Fuengirola.24 May , 10am-12.30pm. Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre.
A sale of clothing for all seasons at the Lux Mundi shop in Fuengirola. Coffee, cake and tapas available. Full details contact Fundación Lux Mundi Fuengirola, C/Nueva 3. Tel: 952474840
Phoenix Club trips
Lavender gardens in Alpujarras.25 May. Various pick up points including Maro. 25€. Optional lunch 15€.
A delightful Mediterranean mountain garden. Price includes entry, coach fare and driver’s gratuity. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org