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GAUCÍN: Balcony of the Ronda Mountains where the Holy Child appeared to St. John of God.
The illustrious, always noble, very hospitable village of Gaucín.

The Municipal Band is organizing a concert in the Convento.  It will take place on Friday, July 23, at 8p.m. at the Casa de Cultura, the Convento.

There will be a bar and tapas. The event is planned to raise money for the Band, which is in dire straights given the economic situation at the Town Hall. The Town Hall is collaborating in this project. Don´t miss it, and let´s be generous with contributions.
This afternoon, 5 July, boys from Malaga´s primary school seminary will visit Gaucin parrish

They are having a summer holiday, during which they visit various sights in the Province of Málaga. This year Gaucin has been chosen. There are 60 boys and will be accompanied by 8 seminarians. This afternoon they will visit the church, and then climb to the castle, where they will spend the night. Tomorrow they will walk to Benarrabá. Gaucín welcomes them!

CasaFachada608smlOn Thursday, July 1, Casa Convento will appear on the Television program on channel 6, “¿Quién vive ahí?”.

This program, produced by Globomedio, reports on houses and living quarters that, for whatever reason, are original. The owner shows the property and tell of the life and history of the house, and the spectators see other manners of living.

Ruta nocturna fotos

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Ruta nocturna fotos2

Photos by Maria Jose Marquez Calvente.
Gaucin's first Pipirrana (typical salad from Málaga) and Gazpacho workshop/demonstration will be held on Saturday 03 September at 13:30hrs in Paseo Ana Toval:

Gazpacho festival
Wednesday 07 September

09:00hrs: Procession through the streets accompanied by the Municipal band

12:00hrs: Solemn tolling of bells to announce the eve of the Santo Niño festival

19:00hrs: The statue of Santo Niño will be brought down from the castle to the church where the eighth Mass of the nine novenas of Santo Niño will be celebrated

23:00hrs: Fiesta in the Plaza del Santo Niño - music from 'Dinamic' and 'Latidos'

Thursday 08 September

09:00hrs: Procession through the streets...
Monday 05 September - evening of folk music from Romania and Columbia, Plaza del Santo Niño, 21:30hrs.

Saturday 17 September:
A concert in the Pabellon in aid of the "association AFESOL", an Andalucian Association that works to support individuals and their families who are dealing with mental health issues.  Paloma Cubillas will be playing the piano and singing. The concert starts at 9pm and entrance is 5€.

Benefit 1

Saturday 24 September:
A big event in aid of the refugees in Greece that will take place mainly in the plaza. This has been organised by Maria Rosa Penarroya, who many of you may know has...
On Sunday 02 October there will be a walk of approx. 8km to the Buitreras Gorge. Meet at the hydroelectric station in Estacion de Gaucin at 11:00hrs.

A new unisex hairdresser's, Peluquería Sarah, has opened in Calle Larga, Gaucin. Opening times as follows:

Peluqueria Sarah