Two injured in first Moratalla bull run of the 2019 fiestas
One of the injured was taken to hospital in Caravaca de la Cruz The annual fiestas and bull runs in the town of Moratalla, in the north-west of the Region of Murcia, began on Thursday, and during the first event it is reported that two people..

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Thief caught red-handed removing wiring from Cieza lamp post
The epidemic of cobber cabling thefts in Spain has all but died down in recent years An incident in Cieza this week, in which a man was arrested by the Policía Local in Cieza after he was caught red-handed stealing the copper cabling from a lamp..

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Pear orchards in Jumilla damaged by dry storms
Hot wind dehydrates fruit on the trees and olives are also affected The recent storms in inland areas of the Region of Murcia may not have brought much rain, but the combination of lightning and very high winds is reported to have damaged as much..

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Summer visitor numbers restricted at the Salto del Usero bathing spot in Bullas
Only 100 people at a time in order to protect the environment at the Bullas inland beach The Town Hall of Bullas is again taking steps to limit the number of visitors to the inland beach and beauty spot of Salto del Usero this summer, citing as..

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Open daily: La Ruta del Vino or Wine Route of Jumilla: visiting the wineries
15 bodegas are affiliated to the Ruta del Vino and offer a wide range of guided visits The wineries and vineyards of the Ruta del Vino in the municipality of Jumilla can be enjoyed and visited in a number of ways, either by individuals or by groups..

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Jumilla cultural agenda May to August 2019
Plenty of things to do and see in Jumilla as the town prepares for the big annual fiestas in August The spring and early summer are marked throughout Spain by plenty of local holidays and celebrations, and in Jumilla in the north of the Region..

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8th June to 20th July: Música entre Vinos in Jumilla
Musical dinner and wine-tasting evenings are being held by 7 Jumilla wineries The popular Música Entre Vinos festival in Jumilla returns during June and July 2019 for its 12th edition, which will feature live music and the wines of seven of the..

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21st July Free guided tour of Caravaca de la Cruz historical sites
Caravaca de la Cruz, guided visit of historical quarter Route date: 21st July 2019 Route name: Patrimonio Nobiliario CARAVACA DE LA CRUZ. Caravaca de la Cruz is one of only 5 Holy Cities in the world, due to the presence of part of the lignum..

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27th July Free rock in the castle of Calasparra: Cuervarrozk 2019
Start time: 23.00 Venue: open air auditorium in the castle of Calasparra Entry: free of charge The 23rd edition of Cuervarrozk brings three great live bands to this magnificent open-air auditorium overlooking the surrounding countryside;..

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 4th August Bullas: Free guided tour to discover the winemaking history of the town
The visit includes the most interesting elements of the wine making heritage of the town Route: Un paseo por antiguas bodegas en Bullas This guided visit co-incides with the monthly artisan market. Bullas, in the north-west of the Murcia..

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18th August 2019 FREE guided tour of historical Caravaca de la Cruz
Caravaca de la Cruz, guided visit of historical quarter Route date: 18th August 2019 Route name: Patrimonio Nobiliario CARAVACA DE LA CRUZ. Caravaca de la Cruz is one of only 5 Holy Cities in the world, due to the presence of part of the..

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Weekly street market in Cehegín
Wednesday is market day in Cehegín: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets..

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Weekly street market in Mula
Saturday is market day in Mula: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets, which..

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Weekly street market in Calasparra
Friday is market day in Calasparra: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets..

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Santuario Virgen de la Esperanza, Calasparra
Sanctuary of the Virgen de la Esperanza, Calasparra One of the most beautiful sanctuaries in the Region of Murcia is that of the Virgen de la Esperanza in Calasparra. This little sanctuary is cut into the rock face of a sheer cliff, overlooking..

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