Monday, 21 April 2014
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Alyson & Dave SheldrakeAlyson and Dave Sheldrake are pleased to announce their new exhibition of original art and photography is to open at the Hotel Carvoeiro Sol from the 18th - 23rd April, from Time 11am - 7pm each day. 

A brand new series of original acrylic paintings, alongside stunning photographs and prints will be available for sale, combined with well-priced gifts and souvenirs - all reflecting the beautiful Algarve region in which these artists live and work.

 Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre presentationFound dead - one of the guests at the shooting party held by Lord and Lady Muck up at the Manor - was it an accident or is it murder? Policed are poised to spring into action to discover the truth in Aperitivo Performance Group’s new Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre presentation: The Shooting Party.

The Political Prisons of the Estado Novo, a talk by Peter Kingdon BookerAlthough many Portuguese reminisce with longing over the stability and golden days of the Salazar era, the government of the period of 1926-1974 in Portugal was of course a military dictatorship, sustained by force and by a secret police.

This military dictatorship lasted longer than the other and more famous dictatorships of contemporary Europe.

O FeedbackLive music and great food, in friendly surroundings. See What's Happening this week at O Feedback, situated on the Algoz road in Alcantarilha Gare. Open Wednesday to Sunday.

F: O Feedback
T: 965 800 128


Help re-unite lost and missing pets with their owners. The photo to the left is the most recently reported missing pet in the Algarve.


Easter eventsFrom the 14th to the 27th April, Quinta do Lago has prepared a range of activities for all ages.
From a Fashion Day, to a Family Word Search or to the Lobster Week at Casa do Lago, children and adults of all ages can participate. 

CLICK HERE to see the full programme of events.

iPad painting by Jutta Mertens-KammlerThe revolutionary process of digital painting – exemplified by the work of German artist Jutta Mertens-Kammler – is on display at Galeria Côrte Real in Paderne. 

Utilising a variety of computer painting programmes she creates astounding images with delicate fingers on the touch-screen of her iPad.

Faro BluesTeatro Lethes will present the 1st edition of Faro Blues - International Festival of Blues in Faro from 23 to 24 of May - putting the capital of the Algarve firmly on the map of these musical festivals characterized by their eminently urbane, contemporary and cosmopolitan nature.