Events

20 August 2016 to 28 August 2016

Gibraltar Fair 2016

A varied range of rides for different age groups will be provided by Atracciones y Espectáculos Hermanos Guerrero Toledo from Barbate. Additionally, there will also be tombolas, games and other side stalls including those being put up by local charitable and sporting organisations.


Insofar as eating and drinking outlets are concerned, there will be bars with catering facilities at the fairground itself and a further outlet at the Family Pavilion. The Churros stall that proved so popular in past years will also be setting up again this year.

There will also be live entertainment every night with local and visiting performers.  


02 September 2016

4th Gibraltar Wine Festival

 Venue: Chatham Counterguard

Last years event was an enormous success, it saw guests from France, Italy, UK, Spain and the U.S. Coming down to give private tastings on the day.

Over 5000 people visited last year, this year we expect even more. 

There will be a series of private tastings leading up to the day on Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday.

Hopefully a fun day for all.

03 September 2016 to 04 September 2016

Gibraltar Music Festival

Make sure you are signed up to the GMF mailing list to ensure that you are first to hear about artist announcements and ticket ‘on sale’ dates: www.gibraltarmusicfestival.com

Further information will be released in due course.


06 September 2016

Classical Concert

This year’s Classical Concert will be held  at St Michael’s 

Cave.

Time: 8pm

The Concert will be performed by:

• Alisa Weilerstein - Cello


• Rafael Payare - Conductor

• The European Symphony Orchestra

The programme includes:

• L. van Beethoven: Symphony No 3, Op 55 “Eroica”

• E. Elgar: Cello Concerto Op 85 (Alisa Weilerstein, cello)

A spokesperson for the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society commented: ‘We feel very privileged that

Alisa Weilerstein, without doubt one of, if not the most, sought-after cellist in the world and her

partner, conductor Rafael Payare, together with the European Symphony Orchestra will open the

2016/2017 Philharmonic Society’s season with such a magnificent programme. As always, we are

committed to bringing world class artists to Gibraltar and making classical music accessible to

everyone.’

Tickets priced at £20 will go on sale as from Monday 25th July and will be available from

Sacarello’s Coffee Shop in Irish Town, the Silver Shop at 222 Main Street or online at buytickets.gi

Further information is available from the Society by telephone on 350 200 72134 or

www.philharmonic.gi

A limited number of tickets priced at £10 for Senior Citizens and Students will be available from

the John Mackintosh Hall reception at 308 Main Street. The ticket price includes a return shuttle

service from the Public Market and from Grand Parade (opposite the Cable Car) as from 6.30pm.


10 September 2016

National Day 2016

GIBRALTAR NATIONAL DAY EVENTS

The Self Determination for Gibraltar Group has announced the programme of events for this year’s Gibraltar National Day on Saturday 10th September 2016. The events are being organised by the SDGG, with the Gibraltar Cultural Services collaborating and assisting the SDGG to ensure the smooth running of all events.

The National Day Celebrations are once again at its original venue in Casemates Square. Celebrations begin at 9.30am with live music and performances. The Political Rally will start at 12.25pm.

A spectator stand of 50 seats for the elderly will be made available on a first come first served basis. There will also be a spectator stand of 50 seats for persons with a mobility disability and a viewing platform to accommodate wheelchair users. Persons wishing to avail themselves of this service must be blue badge holders.

Persons wanting a space at the wheelchair viewing platform or the stand for persons with a mobility disability will be able to obtain tickets on a first come served basis by contacting the Gibraltar Cultural Services directly on telephone 20067236 before the 26th August 2016, to register and pick up their ticket. Ticket holders may be accompanied by one other person. Blue badge to be presented on collection of tickets. No tickets will be available on the 10th September.

In addition, National Day will also see the return of a British Sign language interpreter who will be coming to Gibraltar, especially for the event.

Other events forming part of our National Day Celebrations on Saturday 10th September 2016 include:

10.30am   Children’s Fancy Dress

Piazza 

1.30pm to 3pm  DJ Music

Casemates Square

1.30pm to 7pm    Fun for Kids

John Mackintosh Square

1.30pm till late     Fun Activities and Entertainment

  King’s Bastion Leisure Centre

1.30pm till late   Live Music

Rock on the Rock Club, Town Range

2pm till 11pm    Live Music and DJ’s for Over 16’s

  Bayside Sports Complex

2pm till 8pm   DJ’s and Foam Party for 15 and Under

  Adventure Playground

2.30pm to 7pm     Jazz Friends

Governor’s Parade 

2.30pm   Aerial Twister Display  

Catalan Bay

6pm   Aerial Twister Display  

Rosia Bay

9pm to 12.30am   Rock Concert

Casemates Square

10.30pm   Fireworks Display

Detached Mole


This year the National Day Fancy Dress Competition will be organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Self Determination for Gibraltar Group on Saturday 10 September 2016 at the Lobby of Parliament in Main Street.

Registration forms can be collected and handed back in when completed, from the John Mackintosh Hall 308 Main Street, Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 10pm. They will be available as from Monday 1st August to Friday 9th September 2016. On the day registration will be between 9:30am and 10:30am.

The event is open to everyone aged 15 and under, and those taking part are required to be there on the day by 10am. Judging will commence at 10.30am.

All entries should display the red and white colours prominently if not exclusively. Originality of design, creativity and costume impact will form the criteria upon which the judges will select the three winners.

The three winning entries will each receive a trophy and gift vouchers. All entries will receive a participation medal.

For further information please contact the Gibraltar Cultural Services on telephone 350 20067236, fax 350 200 67241 or e-mail: info@culture.gi  

 

10 September 2016

Monkey Rocks Festival

 

Held at the Victoria Stadium / MUGA

 From 14:00 hrs

Tickets available from Sport City 78A Main Street or Music Corner

 114/116 Main Street

Or online on www.buytickets.gi or reserved on monkeyrocksgib@gmail.com

17 September 2016

Craft & Collectors Fair

St Andrew’s Church,

 

Governor’s Parade

 

From-10 am to 2 pm  entrance £1

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

hand-crafted items and more…free wifi


home-made cakes and refreshments in the lounge

All proceeds to the Church Restoration Fund

Stalls £10: table and cloth provided.  Enquiries please call +350 540 23 166


17 September 2016 to 18 September 2016

MAROCATLASGIB 4X4 CLUB

4th Local 4x4 Charity event 
At Europa Point from 11am
In aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Association

In aid of Bosom Buddies Cancer Trust

Mixed Cultures of Gibraltar Show

Venue: Ince's Hall, 310 Main Street

Time: 8pm

Tickets at £15 available from Hearts Boutique, 250 Main Street also on sale at the John Mackintosh Hall, 310 Main Street on Thursday 1 September from 10am till 2pm

For further information please contact Tel - 350 20079822

24 September 2016

Rod Stuart Tribute

Venue: The Eliott Hotel, Governor's Parade.

Time:  

8pm-Late

Come and join us for a 3 course buffet dinner and live show, with dancing!

Tickets available from hotel reception or call 350 20070500.


24 September 2016

Mr Gibraltar 2016

Venue: Alameda Open Air Theatre

Time: 9.30pm

For further information please contact Tel: 350 54027982

29 September 2016 to 01 October 2016

Calpe Conference 2016

Past Worlds: Neanderthal and Modern Human response to climate and environment change.

For further information please contact Tel 350 20074289 or visit www.gibmuseum.gi


01 October 2016 to 01 October 2016

Gibraltar's Next top Model

Ticket purchase is online at: http://www.beautyciti.com/gntm-tickets/  

  • Sunborn Yacht Hotel

     

  • Starts at 7.30pm
  • Welcome Drink & Canapés
  • Fashion Shows
  • Launch of a New & Exciting Brand
  • After Party
03 October 2016 to 31 December 2016

Autumn Culture Programme

Music, Dance, Art etc (Full programme of events released in due course)

20 October 2016 to 23 October 2016

Gibunco Gibraltar International Literary Festival

Join us for our Fourth International Literary Festival on The Rock, where world class writers and speakers come together for four days of public events, staged in the famous Regency Garrison Library and other historic buildings within the ancient City of Gibraltar. 

Located where the continents of Africa and Europe converge, and where the waters of the Mediterranean and the Atlantic meet, Gibraltar is the most famous fortress in history. It is the perfect setting to discuss the evolution of literature, culture and current affairs. 
Full details of the 2016 programme of speakers will be announced soon. 

HRH the Princess Royal, Royal Patron of the Gibunco Gibraltar International Literary Festival


22 October 2016

Craft & Collectors Fair

St Andrew’s Church,

 

Governor’s Parade

 

From-10 am to 2 pm  entrance £1

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

hand-crafted items and more…free wifi


home-made cakes and refreshments in the lounge

All proceeds to the Church Restoration Fund

Stalls £10: table and cloth provided.  Enquiries please call +350 540 23 166


26 October 2016 to 27 October 2016

Autumn Zarzuela

The Gibraltar Cultural Services is pleased to announce the return of the Teatro Lirico Andaluz to perform in Gibraltar as part of the Autumn Cultural programme.

Venue: John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street

Time: 8pm
Tickets at £5 on sale at the John Mackintosh Hall reception as from Monday 17th October 2016 between 9am till 4pm. Sales restricted to 10 tickets per person.
04 November 2016

Miss Glamour 2016

Venue: John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street

Time: 8.30pm

For further information please contact 350 54000377

07 November 2016 to 17 November 2016

43rd International Art Exhibition

Venue: Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries

Times: 10.00pm - 6.00pm

The International Arty Exhibition is the biggest art exhibition held throughout the year drawing artists from several countries. The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over. A maximum of two artworks (painting and/or sculpture) may be submitted by each artist.

The winning entry is awarded the Gustavo Bacarisas Prize of £4000; the second prize is the Jacobo Azagury Prize of £2000 and the 3rd Prize Leni Mifsud Prize receives £1500.
There is also the The Rudecindo Mannia Prize of £1,000 for young artists aged between 16yrs old and 24 yrs. old.

Additionally there is one other award, being the Parasol Foundation Trust Award for Best Gibraltar Theme.

Entrance is free of charge. For further information please contact info@culture.gi


18 November 2016

Christmas Lights Festival

At the John Mackintosh Square

From: 6.00pm - 9.00pm

A great fun-filled family event organised by the Gibraltar Cultural Services and the Gibraltar Electricity Authority. 

The official switching-on ceremony of the Christmas illuminations and a live show featuring local dancers, singers and choirs. Plus, a special appearance from Father Christmas and his Elves! There will also be opportunity for the children to visit him in his grotto.

For further information please contact the Events Department at GCS on 350 20075669  or info@culture.gi


19 November 2016

Craft & Collectors Fair

St Andrew’s Church,

 

Governor’s Parade

 

From-10 am to 2 pm  entrance £1

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

hand-crafted items and more…free wifi


home-made cakes and refreshments in the lounge

All proceeds to the Church Restoration Fund

Stalls £10: table and cloth provided.  Enquiries please call +350 540 23 166


26 November 2016 to 08 January 2017

Christmas Fair Attractions

Organised by the Gibraltar Cultural Services

For further information please contact Gibraltar Cultural Services at info@culture.gi


10 December 2016

Craft & Collectors Fair

St Andrew’s Church,

 

Governor’s Parade

 

From-10 am to 2 pm  entrance £1

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

hand-crafted items and more…free wifi


home-made cakes and refreshments in the lounge

All proceeds to the Church Restoration Fund

Stalls £10: table and cloth provided.  Enquiries please call +350 540 23 166