Tonight there will be a Chocolate and Wine pairing at Bikini Beach Boutique in Palma. The event is from 5.30pm until 7.30pm. There are also half price back and shoulder massages. Call 871 57 78 36
On Thursday evening you can go to see Shrek the Musical at the Auditorium. It is based on the much-loved movie and is on in Palma until April 22nd.
It’s Easter weekend and so there will be a lot of parades to mark the occasion, check with your local church or ayuntamiento for details of exactly where and when, but you can definitely expect to see them on both Friday and Sunday.
The Anglican Church in Puerto Pollensa is having an evening service on Maundy Thursday at 7.30pm, a Good Friday service at 2pm, and an Easter Sunday service at 10am.
If you are up in Alcudia then look out for FlaMallorca performing flamenco at the Arena. They will be performing every Sunday and Tuesday during the day until October and then every Thursday evening as well.
On Friday evening at the new club in Port Adriano, the Playhouse, their resident DJ Steve Altman will be joined by a special guest DJ Tom Crane.
For the 4th year running Anita Vince and her team are braving the GR221 through the Tramuntana Mountain Range to raise money for Cancer Support Mallorca.
A core team of 7 ladies, plus many others who will join for individual days, will leave Pollensa on the 19th of April and arrive in Es Capdella on the 26th. They will cover some 150km of rough mountain terrain during the week’s walk.
Anita herself was diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer in 2014 and had to undergo surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and a hysterectomy. She started “Walk the GR221 for Cancer Support” in 2016 and in the last 3 years has raised thousands of euros which have been donated to Cancer Support Mallorca and other Cancer charities on the Island.
This year the walk will end with a fundraising event on the 26th of April, in Restaurante Sa Vinya, Es Capdella. From 5pm there will be food, live music and entertainment as well as a cake competition.
This Saturday, April 20th the charity shop Second Time Around in Palma Nova is inviting all of their customers and friends to enjoy free cava and cake from 10am until 4pm.
Also on Saturday in my village of s’Arraco near to Port Andratx there will be a handcraft market from 9 until 2pm featuring art, textiles, flowers, food and drink and live music.
On Friday, April 26th there will be a table top sale of books clothes, home baking, and arts and crafts at the St Andrews Anglican Church in Puerto Pollensa. Doors open at 10.30am.
Anyone who wants to go to the Fira Del Ram has until the end of April to go, the last date is April 28th so don’t miss out!
Starting at the end of the month on April 30th and going until May 4th there will be SofaFest! It’s a music and arts festival being held in small venues all over Palma.
On May 3rd there will be an open day at Escola Global school in Palma for any families interested in the school.
Starting in May there will be a Mindfulness Awareness course run by Julie Waller at the Get Strong Performance gym in Palma. Mindfulness Awareness Coaching allows you approach life’s challenges with passion and joy. When practiced regularly it helps you build strength and resilience to live a life you love.
– Discover the present moment and its value in reducing stress and making effective decisions for your wellbeing.
– Explore the ‘art of allowing’ and encouraging you to have a positive mindset and body.
– Connect your mind and body for a happier life.
– Experience life, people and your potential to the full.
Join a 4 week Level 1 course. For each 2 hour weekly session you will be guided by Julie Waller a fully trained mindfulness coach to support you through the process.
Call Julie on +44 7909 803085 for further information.
Alaro Beehive is looking for artists, creator and makers to participate in their next pop up, which will be from May 3rd to the 5th. You can contact them to apply for a space. Food, drink, art, design or lifestyle products. https://www.facebook.com/thealarobeehive/
Tickets are already on sale for a musical event to raise money for a local charity called Asdica which helps adults with learning disabilities. It will be held at Casal de Peguera on the 4th, 5th and 10th of May .