Events The Weekend – 9 and 10 August 2014 Posted on 8th August 2014 4 min read ALL WEEK ALICANTE 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). GUARDAMAR DEL SEGURA Exhibition of historic coins, Museo Arqueológico (Until Oct). ORIHUELA 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). SANTA POLA Naturalia Exhibition of gems, minerals, fossils, insects and shells, Castillo Fortaleza, C/ Almirante Antequera (Until 15 August). 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 Moscow State Ballet are performing a variety of different shows from Tuesday to Sunday at the Teatre Tívoli, Barcelona. SATURDAY 9 AUGUST International Day of the World’s Indigenous People. Markets Alcoi, Alicante, Almoradi, Elche, Santa Pola. CARTAGENA Queen Vision, “The Definitive Show”, Queen tribute band, Auditorio El Batel. ELCHE 23:30 – Andy and Lucas (Spanish duet). TORREVIEJA 20:30 – Musical, “La Virgen de la Paloma, Teatro Municipal. 23:00 – India Martínez – Camino de la Buena Suerte, Eras de la Sal. SUNDAY 10 AUGUST The Day of Cantabria, local holiday in Cantabria. Markets Benidorm, Elche, La Nucia, Campoverde, La Marina, Zoco, Almoradí street market, Lemon Tree Road, Mil Palmeras. ALICANTE 19:00 – Sunhound Festival, IFA Exhibition Centre. ORIHUELA COSTA Underwater guided snorkelling tour (Every Wed and Sun in July and August). TORREVIEJA 21:00 – “Gala de Asila”, Teatro Municipal. FUTURE EVENTS Torrevieja – Electromar, 15 August. Torrevieja – Kool & The Gang, 20 August. Buñol – La Tomatina tomato fight, 27 August (Sold out). Torrevieja – MOWO – Mobile photography and Instagram event, September.