Saturday, 25 June 2016
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St Patrick’s Society annual Bloomsday CelebrationOn Thursday 16th June a small contingent from St Patrick’s Society of the Algarve travelled to Lisbon for the annual Bloomsday Celebration. On this day every year the Irish Association (Lisbon) and the Lisbon Players act out scenes from James Joyce’s world famous book, Ulysses. 

Rio 2016 Olympic Golf Tournament - July 10thCome and join us for a fantastic day at Espiche Golf - a unique tournament in Europe, promoting global peace, sustainability and the Olympic Truce through golf and tourism.

The day includes the Golf Competition and  BBQ, and takes place on Sunday 10th July 2016.

Jazz at Corte - Just Frank, June 25thEnjoy Just Frank on Saturday, June 25th from  7:30pm at Herdade do Corte, as they celebrate the release of their album "Tanz Frank Tanz".

Three saxophones, bass and drums - “Just Frank“ shows that eclectic compositions don’t necessarily need to feature a great number of instruments.

Activity Algarve Bike Rides

Thanks to everyone who attended rides last week, I hope that more riders will come and join us this week.

ASB Organiser David Shirley congratulates Ludwig and Kilian on completion of their epic ride from GermanyOn Tuesday 14th June David Shirley, in his capacity of Group Organiser the Algarve Senior Bikers, was asked to verify the arrival of brothers Kilian and Ludvig Hein in the Algarve, who completed a ride through all weathers from Germany via France and Spain to arrive in the Algarve in brilliant sunshine.

Quinteto Boccherini at The Amigos do Museu in São BrásThe Amigos do Museu in São Brás de Alportel welcome the Quinteto Boccherini for a great concert Saturday 25 June at 18h00.

The Quinteto Boccherini was formed by a group of professional musicians with a vast experience of Chamber Music in order to promote repertoires for String Quartets and the instruments involved.

Aperitivo's latest Murder Mystery - The Italian Affair

Detective Chief Inspector Spade and Detective Sergeant Singer are keeping their eye on Miss Lottie Lavender, but she is only one of the many suspects for the latest crime in the little village of Thraxton-on-the-Wold, Gossipshire.

Almancil rider Irina Rodrigues, representing APPC FaroAfter selection by their respective schools, 16 riders represented the Algarve competing in Lisbon on June 2nd for the Championship in Special Olympics Equestrian, for riders with learning difficulties.

More than 70 riders from throughout Portugal congregated at the Sociedade Hipíca in Campo Grande for a fun but challenging day. Well trained horses were supplied by the GNR, complete with an officer in charge of each horse, for the trainers to select the most suitable ride for their pupils.