MARQ Archaeological museum – Exhibition – “Deltebre I. History of a shipwreck” displaying artefacts rescued from a British navy ship which was sunk in the mouth of the Ebro in 1813 (until January 11, 2015). Exhibition – Art and archaeology from the Chinese Han Dynasty, 206 BC – 220 AD. Exhibition – Wines of Alicante through history (Through a hundred pieces, some with over twenty centuries old, – vases, jars, bottles, cups, and other publications related to the growing and production of wine utensils visitors can see the origin of production in Alicante).
Exhibition – “Toda la galaxia en el castillo”. A collection of 20,000 items of interest to Star Wars fans, including toys, models and works of art. Castillo de Santa Bárbara (Until 11 April).
Elche fiesta week, a variety of musicians, DJS and bands performing around the city until weekend.
GUARDAMAR DEL SEGURA
Exhibition of historic coins, Museo Arqueológico (Until Oct).
NEW – Exhibition of historic documents regarding the request to hold a market in the town of san Agustín, dating back to 1756. Biblioteca Pública Municipal María Moliner (Until 31 August).
Naturalia Exhibition of gems, minerals, fossils, insects and shells, Castillo Fortaleza, C/ Almirante Antequera (Final week).
Book Fair. Plaza de la Glorieta, opposite the main facade of the Castle (Until 24 August).
Exhibition “Tierra y Mar de Sal”, Museo de la Sal (Until 31 August).
SHOWS AND MUSICALS
The Lion King, Teatro Lope De Vega, Madrid (Until 2 November).
Otelo, Teatro Bellas Artes, Madrid (Until 14 September).
The Russian National Ballet perform Sleeping Beauty, Tívoli Theatre, Barcelona (all week).
WEDNESDAY 13 AUGUST
International Lefthanders Day.
Albatera, Alcoi, Benidorm, Callosa de Segura, Guardamar del Segura, La Mata, San Miguel de Salinas.
20:00 – El – Djazairia, cultural song and dance spectacular, Auditorio La Concha, on the main esplanade.
Nit de l’Albà, hundreds of fireworks set the night sky ablaze with light, colour and sound.
Latin Mariachi Show, Zenia Boulevard.
Underwater guided snorkelling tour (Every Wed and Sun in July and August).
21:30 – Peter Pan, the musical, Teatro Municipal.
THURSDAY 14 AUGUST
Albatera, Alicante, Aspe, Campoamor near Cabo Roig medical centre, Rojales.
An evening of Spanish monologues, Zenia Boulevard.
Free paddle surf course, with Team SCA, the women’s team in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15
17:00 – “Brainfood Soundsystem”, musical event, Paseo Juan Aparicio.
21:30 – “Drilo Tour presents the Kids Band”, Eras de la Sal. CANCELLED.