The visit this weekend by Santa Claus to celebrate his party with the children of Benalmádena seems to have thinned the time in the city. The strong winds on Friday and the overwhelming sun on Saturday have been joined this Sunday afternoon by an artificial “great snowfall” next to the House of Culture.
Benalmádena continues with its Christmas agenda, with endless activities for the enjoyment of young and old.
If you are going to see “the snow”, in that same location you can visit the municipal nativityscene and also, theChristmas market is still active, which runs from 10:00 to 22:00. And of course, the Santa Claus party has brought magic and fun to Plaza Pueblo Sol, where the party has been moved to Plaza de la Mezquita for technical reasons, for the enjoyment of the many families who have not loved each other. miss this appointment, which they already enjoyed on Saturday in Benalmádena Pueblo.
Also remember that until next January 2, from 12:00 to 24:00,in the Plaza Pueblo Sol the Christmas playgroundwill be active and every Thursday will be Children’s Dayand until December 5. January, in themarina you can enjoy the Christmas Village.
And on Monday more …
On the morning of Monday the 13th and Tuesday the 14th, the elders of the social and active participation centers will enjoy a Christmas Chocolate in the Plaza de la Mezquita starting at 10:00 am.
In addition, the Monday, the 13th, and the Wednesday 15th,the students of the Municipal Theater School will perform at 6:00 p.m. at the House of Culture. The play he will perform will be ‘The Idiot’s Dinner’ by Francis Veber, adapted by the Municipal School Theater teacher, Lola Guerrero. The price of the tickets will be a donation of 3 euros to benefit the AECC.
Also, on Monday, the 13th,they announce that it will “snow” again at 5.30 pm next to the House of Culture.
On Wednesday, the 15th, at 6:30 p.m., and on Thursday 16, at 6:00 p.m. the Music Christmas Festival will be held at El Bil Bil Castleby the students of the Benalmádena Municipal School of Music. On Friday, the 17th,there will also be a Christmas concert at6.30 pm.
That same day, but in the morning, it can be enjoyed on the Avenida de la Constitución, next to the House of Culture, of the House of Wishes, during business hours 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This activity will be active until December 19.
On Friday the 17th, theChristmas Candle will be held, organized by the Brotherhood of El Rocío, which had to be postponed a few days ago due to bad weather. It will be at8:30 p.m. in the Plaza de Pueblo Sol.
On Saturday, December 18, at 7:00 p.m., in the Montebello car park in Benalmádena Pueblo, the Antonio de Verónica Saray Cortés y Familia flamenco Zambombá will be held. And at8.30 pm, in theparish of the Immaculate Conception, the City of Benalmádena Choirwill offer the Christmas concert Singing by the Cradle.
The Sunday, December 19,at 4:00 p.m. in the Gardens of the Wall of Benalmádena Pueblo, will wear the Living nativity scene, made by the neighbors in collaboration with the local School of Dance and Theater and organized by the Santo Domingo de Guzmán parish and Catechists of Benalmádena Pueblo in collaboration with the City Council.
On Monday, the 20th at 6:00 p.m., at the House of Culture you will be able to enjoy Dance, dance and ballet thanks to the students of modern dance, dance in pairs and ballet from the Municipal School of Music and Dance.
On the other hand, El Bil Bil Castle, at 6.30 pm, will offer theChristmas Music Festival, a concert by the students of the Municipal School of Music, which will also repeat performance on Tuesday 21 and Wednesday 22, with the same time and location .
Dance will also be the protagonist on Tuesday, December 21, with a performance at7:30 p.m. in the House of Cultureof the students of the Municipal School of Music and Dance.
On Thursday, December 23rd, Cinderella at Christmas, an opera-tale by Pauline Viardot, will arrive at the House of Culture at 7:00 p.m. Attendees will pay a collaboration of 2 euros for social associations of Benalmádena and the withdrawal of entry can be made from the 22nd at the Casa de la Cultura from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., and the Thursday, December 23, one hour before the show.
On Thursday there will also be flamenco Zambombá From Málaga to Belén. It will be at 7:00 p.m. in the Kaleido car park in the Port of Benalmádena and, directed by Manuel de Curra, will feature Antonio Luque Canito, José Manuel Fernández, Delia Membrive, Aroa Soto, Rocío Cabreras, Luis Salao, Juan Manuel, Rubén Lara and Nane Luke.
On the eve of Christmas, on December 24, Santa’s Christmas train will run from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Benalmádena Pueblo and from 12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Arroyo de la Miel.
On Monday, December 27, at 12 noonhe arrives at the Casa de la Cultura the Tartana Teatro company with the play Rossini en la Cocina. Ticket withdrawal can be done one hour before the show and will cost 2 euros to collaborate with social associations in Benalmádena.
The Tuesday, the 28th at 12 noon, the House of Culture will host the Angeles de Trapo company that will delight attendees with Hidden in the fountain,and whose conditions for the tickets will be the same as those of the play held the day before.
On Wednesday 29, at this same location and time, it will be the turn of the work Invisibles,by the company Violà Producciones Artísticos.
On the last day of 2021, onDecember 31 at 11:30 p.m., the Arroyo de la Miel New Year’s Eve Party will begin in the Plaza de la Mezquita, which will beenlivened by the Rompeolas and Aboreá orchestra. At the same time, its counterpart will begin in Benalmádena Pueblo, which will feature the groups Nuevo día and Los papitos by Antonio Bernabé.
On Sunday, January 2, there will be the Great Royal Mailman party in the Plaza de Andalucía-calle Real. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the little ones will be able to deliver their letter to the royal page, who will send it to the Three Kings of the East. The party will feature animation, games and a photo booth with free custom photo printing.
In the afternoon, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., the royal page will becollecting the letters from the children in the Plaza de la Mezquita, where there will also be the same leisure and entertainment activities as those developed throughout the morning in Plaza Andalucía. .
OnJanuary 5, the Three Wise Men from the East disembark at 10:00 am at the Benalmádena marina. There they will be received by the mayor, Víctor Navas, and local authorities. Once the reception is over, their Majesties from the East will tour the streets of Benalmádena in convertible cars.
This year theparade will be static and will focus on a great party so that children and adults can enjoy this magical day and see the Three Kings, but in a more controlled way. According to municipal sources, we will be able to be closer than ever to the Three Wise Men and we will enjoy a great setting with decorated floats and animation shows and of course, their majesties from the East will distribute sweets and the odd gift.
The static parade will be inBenalmádena Pueblo and in Arroyo de la Miel (in Plaza Pueblo Sol) from 12:00 to 14:30 and the reception of the Three Wise Men will be from 16:00 to 21:30.