Zero sacrifice stray animal collection contract signed in San Javier
No abandoned animals collected in San Javier will be put down A new contract was signed on Wednesday in San Javier for the collection and protection of stray and abandoned animals in the municipality, stipulating explicitly that in no circumstances..

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Parliamentary backing for aviation museum bid at San Javier airport
The Fundación Infante de Orleans is looking for a new home for its 44 historic aircraft The regional parliament of Murcia has given its backing to efforts to convert the airport of San Javier into an aviation museum after it closes to make way..

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San Javier congratulates residents on increased recycling
A victory for everyone as San Javier recycles 1,619 tons in a year On Thursday 17th May the Town Hall of San Javier presented its “Victoria para todos” (Victory for everyone) campaign to thank members of the public for contributing to the increase..

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15th May to 10th June 75th Anniversary exhibition of the San Javier Air Academy
Located in the Museo Municipal of San Javier The municipal museum in San Javier hosts an exhibition dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Air Academy until the 10th June, with an interesting display examining daily life in the academy, the..

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2018 San Javier Theatre, Music and Dance Festival presented
Flamenco dancer Sara Baras tops the bill in San Javier on 24th August The annual Festival de Teatro, Música y Danza in San Javier was officially presented by the Town Hall on 16th May, with a program which includes nine drama performances, two..

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75th anniversary celebrations continue at the Academia General del Aire in San Javier
The Minister for Defence presided over a ceremony at the AGA last Friday As part of the celebrations this summer of the 75th anniversary of the Academia General del Aire, the Spanish air force officer training academy on the shore of the Mar Menor..

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San Javier transport information, updated spring 2018
Timetables and information for planes, trains, buses, taxis and the ferry Getting to San Javier and traveling around San Javier far from difficult due to the large number transport options, including planes, trains, buses, taxis and a ferry running..

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Chick Corea, Pat Metheny and the Mavericks top the bill at the 2018 San Javier Jazz Festival
Four weeks of open-air jazz concerts on the shore of the Mar Menor in July The programme for the annual Jazz Festival in San Javier offers top names visiting the shore of the Mar Menor between 30th June and 28th July including Chick Corea, Pat..

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San Javier will be stage finish on 30th August for the 2018 cycling Tour Vuelta a España
The 6th stage of the Vuelta a España also passes through Águilas, Mazarrón, Cartagena, La Unión and Los Alcázares The route to be followed by this year’s Vuelta a España, one of the three major stage road races in the annual professional..

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Discover the link between Corvera airport and a gastronomic speciality of San Javier!
The rival airports are connected through one of the most illustrious families in the modern history of Murcia The 10th January 2018 marks the 95th anniversary of one of the major achievements of Juan de la Cierva y Codorniú, a Murcia-born aviator..

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Until 16th June, free literary cinema season in San Javier
Movies related to Kafka, Kerouac and Max Perkins at the municipal library of San Javier A series of film screenings is under way at the municipal library in San Javier, with admission free of charge for the remaining sessions which feature the..

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25th to 27th May, Hot Rally motorcycle weekend in Santiago de la Ribera
Live music, family fun, motorcycle tours and bikes galore at the annual Hot Rally event The 15th edition of the Hot Rally-San Javier event for bikers, which is being held in Santiago de la Ribera from 25th to 27th May, is expected to attract around..

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25th May to 3rd June 2018: what's on in the municipality of San Javier
Sports, markets, beach fun for children and a motorbikes and music festival on the agenda in the municipality of San Javier The municipality of San Javier offers a wide range of activities in San Javier itself, Santiago de la Ribera and La Manga..

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3rd June Rocking in Roda: Fundraiser for HAH Help at Home Mar Menor
This annual bands bonanza is always a sell-out Tickets 5 euros Call Jackie on 634 358 529 Rocking in Roda is an annual fundraiser for HAH Help at Home Mar Menor and is always hugely popular, offering non-stop musical entertainment at Roda’..

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San Javier airshow: Not one air-display but two, on June 9th and 10th
A two hour preliminary display will take place on June 9th in Santiago de la Ribera as well as the main display on the 10th Further details have been released by the Air Academy in San Javier about the forthcoming Festival Aéreo Internacional AGA..

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13th June FREE ENGLISH language boat trip on the Mar Menor
A guided trip of the Mar Menor by boat As a promotional exercise to encourage visitors to other areas to come and explore the fabulous Mar Menor, the tourist offices of San Javier are offering a free Travesía en Barco por el Mar Menor, a boat..

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14th June Fashion show fundraiser for PAPS in Roda
At Roda Civic Centre, San Javier Stalls open from 2pm Auction of clothing from 3pm, with volunteers modelling the clothing. Wide selection of clothes and bric a brac on sale, with all proceeds going to PAPS. Free entry! More about PAPS:..

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17th June, San Javier to La Manga mountain bike race passing through Calblanque
Two routes for cyclists of differing ability and a return ferry trip from La Manga to San Javier The 9th Mar Menor and Calblanque team mountain bike race takes place on Sunday 17th June 2018, starting at 7.30 at the Pabellón PDM in San Javier..

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30th June Pepe Bao group and Vonda Shepard: San Javier Jazz Festival
Bassist Pepe Bao and Vonda Shepard headline in the first concert of the 2018 San Javier Jazz festival Tickets 15 euros: Click here to buy tickets online   Pepe Bao Group Born in Ferrol (A Coruña) and musicaly brought up in between cities..

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30th June, annual water polo tournament in San Javier
Male, female and mixed teams compete for the 11th Gregorio Bastida trophy in San Javier This year’s Gregorio Bastida water polo tournament at the municipal swimming pool of San Javier takes place on Saturday 30th June from 9.00 to 20.00, with competition..

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Wednesday 4th July FREE concert Dómisol Sisters & Sedajazz Swing Brothers: San Javier Jazz Festival
A FREE CONCERT as part of the San Javier Jazz Festival 2018 Click to see full programme outline: San Javier Jazz 2018   Dómisol Sisters andSedajazz Swing Brothers Dómisol Sisters is a vocal group formed in 2010 to perform a repertoire..

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Friday July 6th Pat Metheny at the San Javier Jazz Festival
Winner of 20 Grammy Awards, Pat Metheny is a legend of Jazz guitar Friday July 6th at 21:30 Tickets 35€. Click here to buy tickets online or see alternative ticketing purchase information below. Please note: This concert is NOT included..

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Saturday 7th July Ludovic Beier and the Travellin' Brothers Little Band: San Javier Jazz Festival
Two great acts provide double value for money at San Javier Jazz 2018 Ludovic Beier and the Montmartre Quartet with special guest Pierre Blanchard Ludovic Beier has been a regular visitor to the Jazz San Javier Festival over the years  and..

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Thursday July 12th The Mavericks: San Javier Jazz Festival
Country, texmez, rockabilly and latin music combine for an unforgettable concert The Mavericks Winners of the American Music Association Best Group of the Year Award in 2015, and best vocal group of the year for the Country Music Association..

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Friday 13th July Keyon Harrold Quintet and Zalon : San Javier Jazz Festival
Zalon brings his own tracks as well as the great classics of Amy Winehouse from his time in her backing group Keyon Harrold Quintet Wynton Marsalis referred to him as "The future of the trumpet" and Down Beat magazine has compared him..

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Saturday July 14th Joao Bosco and the Kenny Garrett Quintet: San Javier Jazz
Two extraordinary musicians perform for the first time at the San Javier Jazz Festival Joao Bosco Singer, extraordinary guitarist and composer, Joao Bosco is one the great masters of contemporary Brazilian song. A natural of Ponte Nova (Minas..

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San Javier Time Bank scheme resumes with 49 courses on offer
This fantastic initiative in San Javier offers a range of activities in return for your time The San Javier municipality has begun its autumn programme of Time Bank activities with 49 different courses programmed, ranging from languages, dance..

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Edificio Juventud, San Javier
A youth centre in San Javier The Edificio Juventud is run by the Youth Department of the town hall. They organise, as well as host, a large number of activities, such as exhibitions, concerts, workshops and talks. See the weekly what's on in the..

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Fiestas and cultural events in San Javier municipality 2017
There’s more to San Javier than just beaches The municipality of San Javier is famous for its beautiful beaches (and the airport, of course) but it also has a full cultural offering all year round, including international festivals, concerts..

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Major sporting events in San Javier during 2017
San Javier is host to many important sporting events Thanks to the exceptional conditions which the Mar Menor salt water lagoon offers, San Javier is the ideal place to try all types of watersports, with activities available for all levels:..

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Murcia-San Javier airport
Murcia San Javier Airport The Murcia-San Javier airport is located within the pedanía of Santiago de la Ribera, in the municipality of San Javier, Region of Murcia. It is essentially a working military base which has been converted to service..

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Los Arcos del Mar Menor Hospital San Javier
Hospital General Universitario Los Arcos del Mar Menor Pozo Aledo San Javier  Central switchboard number 968 56 50 00 Fax 968 56 50 30 The Hospital los Arcos is on the outskirts of San Javier at Pozo Aledo, close to the AP-7 and C3319..

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Museo de San Javier in San Javier
The San Javier Museum The San Javier Museum is an interesting snapshot into local life, showing the history of the municipality from pre-history through to its ròle as the modern day home of the Spanish Air Academy. It also has a separate..

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