Events

05 September 2014 to 28 November 2014

A Collection of Paintings and Prints

A collection of paintings and prints of Gibraltar themed paintings by Gail Francis-Tiron

Venue: Café Solo, Casemates Square as from 5 September 2014

Entrance: free

24 November 2014 to 07 January 2015

Christmas Market at Chatham Counterguard

Venue: Chatham Counterguard Strip, located at the base of the historical walls this Christmas fair will not only sell excellent Christmas gifts for all the family but will definitely get you into the festive season by selling mulled wine, mince pies and other Christmas goodies!

The fair commences on Monday 24 November and will continue until after Christmas.

  

Opening times as follows:

Monday-Thursday: 1700-2000 hours

Friday: 1700 - 2300 hours

Saturday: 1000 - 1600 hours

  and 

Sunday: 1100-140 hours

From the 15 December the fair will stay open until 1100 hours, Monday - Sunday and Sunday closing at a later time.
27 November 2014

Convent Christmas Fair

The Convent Christmas Fair is a highlight in the calendar for those eager to get into the spirit of the Christmas season. This year the Fair will take place on Thursday 27thNovember from 12 noon until 7pm. 

More than 40 festively decorated stalls will offer traditionally handcrafted jewellery, elaborate Christmas decorations, culinary delights, fashion and beauty treats and brilliant gift ideas and stocking-fillers. 

If shopping isn’t enough to get you in the mood for Christmas, there will also be a Santa’s Grotto from 2pm, delicious refreshments served all afternoon in our cafe and later on, in the Cloisters, mince pies and mulled wine, provided by the Red Cross.  At 6pm St Bernard's First School will be singing Christmas carols.

There will also be the chance to win a Honda Vision Motorcycle courtesy of Bassadone Motors. Raffle tickets will be on sale at the Piazza on Thursday 20th November from 9 am – 4 pm.

This year money raised at the Fair will be donated to the Gibraltar Alzheimer’s and Dementia Society (GADS) and will go towards the setting up of a Snoezelen Room at the new Day Care Centre. 

So, come along and join us on Thursday 27th November: Entrance is just £2 for Adults and Under-12s get in free.

We are holding a coffee morning at Sacarello's Coffee Shop, Irish Town, in aid of Cancer Research UK.  

If you cannot attend why not hold your own at your place of work and make a donation?  For further information please contact Annette on 54014262, Eva on 54000249, Val on 54011226 or via email at cancerresearchgib@gibtelecom.net


28 November 2014

Sky Restaurant Jazz Dinner

Venue: Sunborn Yacht Hotel as from 2000 hours

Exclusive buffet dinner with chef's delicacies £37.50 for bookings please call: +350 20016923


Incantus presents Missa Sancti Nicolai - Haydn

Venue: St Andrew's Church, Governor's Parade

Time: 1930 hours Tickets: £10 on sale from Gib Sun Club and The Imperial Newsagency



02 December 2014 to 06 December 2014

Joseph & The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

Stylos Dance Studios presents

Andrew Lloyd Webber's

Joseph & The Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

At the John Mackintosh Hall

on Tuesday 2nd, Wednesday 3rd, Thursday 4th, Friday 5th December

Commencing at 8pm

Saturday 6th December

Matinee Commencing at 3.30pm

 

Tickets at £12. Sold as from the 24th November at the John Mackintosh Hall.


06 December 2014

Crafts and Collectors' Fair

St Andrew's Church, Governor's Parade 1000-1400 hours

Lead soldiers, doll’s house items, silver, jewellery, books and puzzles, stamps and coins, Gibraltar memorabilia, antique and vintage items, retro and modern collectables,

hand-crafted items and more…

home-made seasonal refreshments in the lounge

free wifi with every coffee shop purchase

All proceeds to the Church Restoration Fund

Stalls £10: table and cloth provided.  Enquiries please call 540 23 166

Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned, Main Street

Tickets available from Sacarello's Newsagents, Main Street, and Imperial Newsagents, Main Street


10 December 2014 to 10 December 2014

Charity Christmas Concert

Charity Christmas Concert

St Theresa's Church

10th December 2014 at 7pm


Nathan Payas - Tenor

John Bruzon – Piano

Guests:

Tessa Pitto - Soprano

St Paul’s School Choir


Tickets priced at £12 are available from

Sacarello’s Coffee House in Irish Town

and the Cathedral Book Shop (next to The Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned)


11 December 2014

Carols by Candlelight

Venue: Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, Cathedral Square

Time: 2000 hours

Tickets: £12 from choir members on Tuesday and Thursday at the Cathedral at 1930 hours, or call telephone: +35054831000

Ticket price includes mulled wine, mince pies and a gift from Santa for the children.


17 December 2014 to 20 December 2014

Book Launch: Silvina Has a Plan / Silvina tiene un Plan

Venue: Fine Arts Gallery 1830 : Official Launch and book signing by illustrator, Gail Francis-Tiron, everyone is welcome

18-20 December Gail will be book signing at  the Fine Arts Gallery 1100 - 1700 hours

20 December Gail will be book signing at WHSmith, Casemates Square

Silvina tiene un Plan / Silvina has a Plan is a bilingual book which was born in the First Gibraltar Literary Festival.  The author, Carmen Cordero Amores was invited as a speaker where Gail, the illustrator was working as at Tours Manager.  Carmen saw one of Gail's paintings in a local gallery and commissioned her as the illustrator.  Silvina tiene un Plan / Silvina has a Plan is written in English and Spanish and is aimed at children aged 7 - 14 years with the aim to teach either or both languages, send an environmental message and is brilliantly illustrated throughout.

Seeds, seedlings and cuttings: a visit to the plant nursery

Time:10.30 am George Don Gates, The Alameda, Gibraltar Botanic Gardens

Price: £5.00 adults, children free of charge


For further information contact Tel: +350 20041235



26 December 2014

Polar Bear Swim

Boxing Day in Gibraltar is traditionally celebrated by some by participating in an extremely successful Polar Bear Swim. Thanks to the normally mild climate, this swim is usually carried out by the more dedicated and brave individuals.  The swim which is normally held at Catalan Bay also raises money for different charities.Those who brave the cold water are treated to mince pies and brandy along with the annual Polar Bear certificate.


31 December 2014 to 01 January 2015

New Year's Eve Celebrations 2014

Gibraltar's New Year’s Eve celebrations are held at Casemates Square with local residents showcasing their talents providing an energised, happy ambience to welcome in the New Year, whilst also providing a safe and fun environment for the whole family to enjoy. This atmosphere proceeds throughout the night in order to appease the needs of attendees of all ages. This all surrounded by the welcoming atmosphere of Casemates’ many bars, and the even more welcoming attitudes of the Gibraltarian people proved to be one of the best areas of the night, and the perfect place to welcome in the New Year.

Saturday 16th May 2015 – Casemates Square.

For more information visit link below:

 http://www.gibraltarclassiccar.com/ 

Facebook : Gibraltar ClassicVehicles Association.


21 August 2015

Beer Festival 2015

Details to be announced at a later date.

01 October 2015 to 04 October 2015

Gibraltar Showdance Championships

See website for details:

www.eurodanceshow2015.com