Charity Events

The Asociación Diksha España is hosting a gala dinner in aid of underprivileged Indian children.
The Asociación Diksha España is hosting a gala dinner in aid of underprivileged Indian children. / SUR
  • Upcoming events and activites that raise funds for a good cause

Age Concern

Mijas. 25 May, 7.45pm. Hotel Tamisa Golf. 25€.

Age Concern is holding a charity dinner with entertainment by A Touch Of Class. The performance starts at 9pm but there are welcome drinks at 7.45pm followed by dinner at 8.15pm. Tickets from the Age Concern shop in Calle Francisco Cano 56 in Los Boliches or Tamisa Golf Hotel.

Charity dinner and art auction

Puerto Banús. 26 May, 6pm. H10 Andalucía Plaza.

A charity dinner and art auction for the Aldeas Infantiles SOScharity. Tickets and information, menu etc:

Ricky Lavazza

Benalmádena.26 May, 8pm for 9pm start. Sunset Beach Hotel. 10€.

Ricky Lavazza will be performing with special guest Karen Danzig at a charity concert in aid of Make A Wish, Barrettstown and DEBRAButterfly Children charities. Tickets from the hotel leisure desk or call: 695887366

Marbella ByCivic

Marbella. 27 May, 11.30am Lower plaza od the marina. Free.

Together with the town hall the charity association Marbella ByCivic, are organising a special cycle ride event around Marbella. The association aims to raise awareness of the need for more cycle lanes and bike parking in Marbella, and promote cycling as a sustainable means of transport around town.

Diksha España

Marbella.Thursday 31 May, 8.30pm. Hotel Meliá Don Pepe. 75€

The Asociación Diksha España is holding a charity gala dinner in Marbella. The association works closely with the international NGO RCDSSS promoting an educational programme in India to help underprivileged Indian children make a life for themselves and also provides medical care and funds for urgent surgery etc.

Reservations can be made by calling 650 752 691 or by email:

FOTA Fashion Show

Fuengirola.31 May, from 1.30pm. La Farola restaurant. 18.50€

Tickets available from the FOTA information desk in Salon Varietés Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 11.30am to 1.15pm. Includes lunch, a glass of wine, beer or soft drink and fashion show.

27 May sees a cycling event in Marbella.

27 May sees a cycling event in Marbella. / Josele Lanza

FAMA Dog Show

Mijas Costa.3 June, from 11am. Rancho El Rengo, Ctra Cerros del Águila.

Lots of categories for the dog show and stalls and activities for all the family. Information on stalls and registration etc call Pat: 620 354 885

Children with Cancer UK

Marbella. 3 June, 7.30pm. Villa Tiberio. 75€.

Following aperitifs in the gardens, there will be a three-course dinner with wine and coffee, as well as live entertainment, dancing and an auction with celebrity items, the proceeds of which will go to the Children with Cancer UK charity, as will one third of each reservation sold for the event. Hosted by Sandro Morelli. Tel: 952771799.

Cudeca Sunflower Campaign

Malaga.3 June - 8 July. Malaga city, Arroyo de la Miel, Fuengirola, Mijas, Nerja, Torremolinos, Marbella, Málaga, Benalmádena.

The Sunflower Campaign 2018 is aimed at improving awareness of the charity’s work. Volunteers will be offering the symbol of international palliative care, the sunflower, in exchange for a donation. To volunteer or for more information:, or or call: 663 265 948.

Lark in the Park

Benahavís.3 June, 6.30pm. Parque Torre Leonera.

A charity evening in aid of the Fundación Andrés Olivares which works with the maternity hospital in Malaga to help children with cancer and their families. The International Theatre Studio will present a comedy play followed by live entertainment. Bring a picnic for the interval. Admission by donation made previously through the website: Minimum donation 13€.

Big Band Swing Sounds

Coín. 9 June, 7.30pm. Los Cabales on the A7069 Cártama/Coin road. 17€ non members, 15€ members.

TAPAS are holding a two course dinner and a show with sounds of the big bands performed by members of the choir. The event will raise money for DEBRA, the butterfly children charity and Arca Noah for abandoned animals. Contact Angela Stopforth: 685386923 or email