Oktoberfest Calpe 2017

Oktoberfest Calpe 2017

Once again, the Oktoberfest time has arrived to Calpe, and this time is the 30th anniversary of this festival in town, so Club Creativo Calpe organized a very special program of activities where the beer and the typical products of the German gastronomy are the main stars!

This year, Calpe’s Oktoberfest will be held from 25 October to 5 November, and those who want to reserve a table from 16 people can do so contacting Felipe +34  601 171 481 from 11:00 to 13:00 h. and from 18:00 to 20:00 h. or via email to oktoberfestcalpe@gmail.com.

Oktoberfest Calpe 2017 Program

Wednesday 25 October

20:00 h.: Inauguration, sting of the barrel by the mayor, farewell of the 2016 Festival Queen and the coronation of the 2017 Festival Queen.

Thursday 26 October

Bavarian and international music by the Steinberg Musikanten

Friday 27 October

Music beer parties hits from the last 20 years with Denise

Saturday 28 October

Oktoberfest party with Manu and the Steinsbergers.

Sunday 29 October

Bavarian lunch with traditional music and white sausage in the morning and music with the Steinsbergern at the afternoon.

Monday 30 October

Live music with songs by request of the public. Show performed by the Steinsberger and night of popular songs with Denise.

Tuesday 31 October

Oktoberfest hits from the last 20 years with the Steinsbergern. Raising beer mugs contest

Friday 3 November

“Zicke Zacke Heu Heu Heu” musical show with the Steinsbergern.

Saturday 4 November

Oktoberfest party with The Steinsberger and oldies but goodies from  years 70/80/90 with Denise.

Sunday 5 November

All-day non-stop party with live Folk and Rock and Roll music

Autumn Menu at La Cumbre Restaurant

Autumn Menu at La Cumbre Restaurant

La Cumbre Restaurant –located at Residential Resort Cumbre del Sol- is already serving its 2017 autumn menu.

This season, Eloy and Celia have prepared a menu that incorporates seasonal products such as several kinds of mushrooms and international dishes such as the “Causa Limeña”, Thai-style chicken, the exquisite Banoffe Pie and more as we show you below:

Tapas:

  • “Causa Limeña” potato, chicken and avocado.
  • Honey bread with duck pate.
  • Patatas bravas (braised potatoes) with natural sauce.
  • Homemade prawn corquettes.
  • Spinach, bacon, pine nuts crepes with blue cheese sauce.

Lemon Sorbet with Cava

Main course (to choose from):

  • Hake loin with mushrooms.
  • Cod au gratin with soft garlic muslin.
  • Baked lamb.
  • Filo with sautéed vegetables.
  • Pork cheeks with red wine sauce.
  • Thai-style chicken with basmati rice.

Dessert (to choose from):

  • “Banoffe Pie” banana cake.
  • Carrot cake with cheese frosting.
  • Ice cream of coffee and Bayleys over crusty puff pastry.

The menu includes bread with garlic and oil and 1/2 bottle of wine per person.

The price is € 20 per person.

Opening hours: 13:00 to 16:00 h. and 19:00 to 22:30 h. Mondays and January closed.

Reservations phone: +34 966 493 213 – www.restaurantelacumbre.com.

Volvo Ocean Race 2017 kicks off next 22 October

Volvo Ocean Race 2017 kicks off next 22 October

Next 11 October, the Race Village Venue of the largest Volvo Ocean Race in the history of Alicante will open its doors to show a huge range of activities related to sailing and the Valencia Region.

This is going to be the fourth time that the Volvo Ocean Race is taking place in Alicante, but it is the first time that the venue of the Ocean Race Villa will be that big (more than 55,000 square meters), featuring a wide program of activities for all who visit the port during these days.

The first stage of the race will take place on 22 October, in a 700 miles long lap from the Port of Alicante going southwest bound towards the Strait of Gibraltar. After crossing the strait, sailboats will navigate towards Sagres (south-western tip of Portugal) and then go to the north along the coast to Lisbon.

The Volvo Ocean Race is commonly known as the longest and hardest competition in professional sport, and as one of the three major events in the world of sailing alongside the Olympic Games and the America’s Cup, so you have the opportunity to enjoy a first level regatta in Alicante.

Oktoberfest Teulada-Moraira 2017

Oktoberfest Teulada-Moraira 2017

Everything is ready for the Oktoberfest Beer Festival to be held on 6, 7, 8 and 9 October at Teulada-Moraira! The marquee is all set at Les Sort car parking (Moraira).

During these four days, more than 3,000 liters of beer will be served, and entertainment is guaranteed with the performance of a German musical duo in the morning and afternoon, and a mobile DJ set on Friday and Saturday nights.

You may also enjoy typical German dishes such as bratwurst sausages, meatloaf in a bagel, roasted potato with fine herbs fresh cheese, pretzels with butter, potato salad and Sauerkraut among others.

See you at there!

Sunset tour among the Vineyards of Poble Nou de Benitatxell

Sunset tour among the Vineyards of Poble Nou de Benitatxell

Enjoy a wonderful sunset tour among the Vineyards of Poble Nou de Benitatxell and live a unique grape picking experience while you enjoy the astonishing Mediterranean sunset.

The tour offers several activities to know the agricultural district of the municipality while you stroll through a unique environment where the muscatel vineyards receive the breeze of the Mediterranean Sea that give our wine its extraordinary flavor.

Local farmers will teach you the techniques and harvesting traditions revolving around grape culture. You will have the opportunity to cut your own grapes from the vine and taste them. To end this unique experience, you will enjoy an outdoors dinner at the vineyards with dishes made with local produce and, of course, locally made wines and mistelas.

For reservations and further info about this guided tour, please get in contact via mail to info@biomoscatell.org or by phone at +34 615 398 238 / +34 96 649 35 46.

The tours will take place from 18:30 to 21:00 h. and will be conducted in Spanish, Valencian and English languages.

Tour price is 39 € per person, dinner included.

Volunteer Firefighters Summer Party at Cumbre del Sol

Volunteer Firefighters Summer Party at Cumbre del Sol

On Saturday 61 September, the Benitachell International Neighbors Association and the Volunteer Firefighters are throwing a summer party at Cumbre del Sol. The party aims to raise funds for both firefighters and neighbors association.

The event is taking place next to the Laude Lady Elizabeth School from 18:00 h. There you can enjoy barbecue, drinks, live music and many more surprises.

If you want to collaborate or set up a charity boot, please contact Resident Councilman Dirk Rheindorf by phone at +34 606831607.