Ghoulish preparations…

Halloween preparations are under way at the Jardín Botanico La Concepción in Málaga.

Halloween violence

At least fourteen people were injured and ten arrests were made in various parts of Málaga province during the Halloween festivities, the most serious altercation occurring in Puerto Banus.

Record visitor numbers at Isla Magica

Over 20,000 people visited the Isla Magica theme park in Sevilla at the weekend for the Halloween Weekend Party, setting new records for attendance. In addition, around 80% of visitors turned up suitably ghoulishly dressed.

Maroween 2011

A few kilometres down the old N-340 coastal road from Nerja is the small village of Maro where, for the past couple of years, they have combined their traditional Fiesta de la Castaña y el Boniato (Festival of the Chestnut and Sweet Potato) with the increasingly popular Halloween celebrations in an event called Maroween. People began drifting into the Plaza …

Halloween parade on the Balcón de Europa

As well as the Maroween celebrations on Monday – Halloween plus the Fiesta de la Castaña y el Boniato – there will also be a ‘horror parade’ in Nerja courtesy of the theatre group La Carpa. The parade takes place around the Balcón de Europa and starts at 20:30.

Halloween at the Donkey Sanctuary

There is a special Halloween celebration at the Nerja Donkey Sanctuary on Saturday October 30th from 11:00 to 14:00.

Halloween parties…

There are Halloween parties at the Malibu cocktail bar on calle Málaga and Barbados on calle Fray Junipero Serra. There is also the big Halloween celebration in Maro, namely ‘Maroween‘ (combination of the Fiesta de la Castaña y el Boniato and Halloween). Party at  Bar Okey in calle Gloria from 19:00. Halloween Family Fun Day at the Donkey Sanctuary on …

Maroween 2010

Maro is once again planning to hold their unique, dual celebration on October 31st, combining Halloween with the Fiesta de la Castaña y el Boniato (chestnut and sweet potato) to bring you Maroween.

Maroween 09

October 31st is not only Halloween, but also the Fiesta de la Castaña y el Boniato (Festival of the chestnut and sweet potato) in Maro, and this year the two are being combined to give us ‘Maroween’.


Halloween is just around the corner, so if anyone wants to give a free plug to their party or event, then just send us an email.