The Arts Society de la Frontera

Trips & Events

Trips and Events for Season 2019-2020

This is an outline of what is being planned for the season, further details will be added as and when they are confirmed.

For more information or queries please email our Trips Secretary: Luciana O’Brien : lucianaobrien1@gmail.com

Saturday 23rd November 2019:

bodegaA trip to Jorge Bonet Organic Winery near Ronda including Tasting and Lunch

Leaving MarySol at 10h30
Arriving at the Bodega around 12h30

We will visit the vineyards. There will be no grapes in November but they’ll show us all the work involved in caring for the vineyard. Next there will be a tour of the Bodega explaining the whole process of winemaking. Do bring with you good walking shoes.

bodega2After the visit, we’ll be tasting their different wines and have a delicious selection of local tapas. This will be followed by a paella lunch with wine included.

We aim to arrive back to MarySol by 17h.
€60pp. Maximum of 35 people 30 Euros deposit to book

Friday 13th December 2019:

Christmas Lunch at the Octagono, 13.30

Music by Martin Kruit
€35pp. Book Early for this Very Popular Event

Wednesday 29th January

cruzherrera2The Cruz Herrera Museum, La Linea

Joanna Triay has organised a visit to The Cruz Herrera Museum, guided by Carlos Jordan, who will then take us to the Governor’s House in San Roque, where there are more Herrera paintings.

This will be followed by a Tapas Lunch at a local restaurant

Future Trips

25th-26th February 2020

tangierTangier

Planned is an overnight trip to Tangier with Mariloy Cabedo as our guide. Mariloly lived in Tangiers for several years and she will provide an insight to this cosmopolitan city.

Programme to include:
Return coach from MarySol-Tarifa-MarySol.
Return trip to Tangier (Tarifa-Tangier-Tarifa).
Leave Tarifa on the 11am boat
One night in Tangier

1st day: Cultural excursion in Tangier with lunch and dinner included.
2nd day Visit and lunch in Asilah then return on the 6pm boat.

€170 Please book early as spaces are limited.
A non—refundable deposit of €50 is required at the time of booking.

March 2020

sanlucarSan Lucar

Also planned, by popular demand is a return trip to San Lucar. Details to be announced later.

 

 

13th May

malagaThe Arts Society AGM Malaga

A free coach will be provided for members wishing to attend this, the first Arts Society AGM to be held outside of the UK.

This event is not as dry as it may sound. The meeting is lively and will be chaired by our charismatic Chairperson, Julie Goldsmith. There is also a full lecture by one the society’s top lecturers, plus Flamenco Dancing and much more.

More details to follow later.