A little late as we have only just started up again. Here is a link to the information on the council site about the Virgen del Carmen events in Almerimar this year.

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The festivities tear morning with a schedule that includes sports trophies, racing, show noon, verbena and popular children's entertainment

The coastal village of Almerimar held from 10 to 16 July its festivities in honor of the Virgen del Carmen with a program that will combine traditional activities with other new and designed for all ages.

The Local Board of Almerimar, recently formed, has organized a festival calendar intense, comprehensive and innovative with the intention of ensuring the enjoyment of residents and visitors. The program starts tomorrow (10 July) with the activity 'A Day at the Beach' with the Association Asprodesa Shark in the park.

On Wednesday 11 July will be held at 18 hours the water festival on the beach next to Hotel AR and musical performance by the brass band 'Notes' in the building from Jaleo 22 hours.

By Thursday it has developed a Recycling Bus route 10 to 14 hours and activity 'Find your' from 17 to 19 hours. He held simultaneous chess game in the plaza and concert Batel Clap Cover from the 23 hours.

On Friday 13 will be held at 9 am sailing trophy Virgin Carmen, at 17.30 the party begins the sea with entertainment in the beach organized by the IMD. After 20 hours' you if you are with mini album 'Shark in the Plaza and 22 hours will be held the '1 st Fashion Show Virgen del Carmen' on the square Batel.

On Saturday July 14 will be sandcastle contest from 10 am, then Cruise Sailing Virgin of Carmen, Rowing Regatta 8th scull boat and 4 and 13 hours the opening of the fair midday. In the evening at 19 pm will be held on Bicycle Day with a ride through the heart of Almerimar departing from the Port and organized by the IMD, and popular games in the plaza Batel.

After 20 hours the parade with Disney characters and Pirates of the Caribbean and in the evening in the Plaza performance Shark Association Verbena Francisco Velarde and popular.

On Sunday July 15 trophies will be played golf and soccer 7, cruise and race swim across 750 or 1,500 meters in several categories. At 11 is the exhibition of Juan Parron and Jose Manuel Garzon on the golf course. The fair will noon from 13.30 hours on building giant paella next to Jaleo. In the afternoon parade at 20 hours by the docks more-et of St. Augustine, and the Smurfs Girls Fairy Carchi Piruli Animation.

The last day of the festivities will be on Monday July 16th from staffed 18 hours with parades by the docks and television puppet animation, exhibition Gymnastics Club of El Ejido and 20 hours will celebrate Mass in honor of the Virgin of Carmen and the procession by the various docks.