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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- April 6, 2012
April 06, 2012

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday April 6, 2012

* English movie listings

This is the listing for movies that are playing in Marbella and on the Costa del Sol in English from Friday April 6th until Thursday April 12th.

Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus

Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
Wrath of the Titans
Titanic 3D
Dr. Seuss' The Lorax 3D
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
Wrath of the Titans
Wrath of the Titans 3D
Titanic 3D

Click here to find movie times and locations...

* La Parisienne Café & Bakery

If you are heading to the Puerto Banus street market this Saturday pop into La Parisienne café for a quick bite to eat or a coffee. This place fills up very quickly during the street market so make sure you get there early. Or stop on in anytime Monday to Saturday for a fantastic meal or to grab a few croissants and a baguette to go. Click here to read more...

* The British School of Marbella

Looking for a school in Marbella for your preschooler? Consider the British School of Marbella, which offers the English national curriculum for children aged 2 to 7.

The British School of Marbella also offers a fun summer program mid July to mid August! Click here to read more...

* The Great Nutrition Company

Start working on that summer body with weight management nutraceuticals from The Great Nutrition Company. Assistance for Slimming is the result of research by food scientists aiming to assist weight loss without the use of drugs or potentially harmful additives. This easy to prepare, delicious shake enhances vitality, providing low kilojoule sustained energy, whilst burning fat. Click here to read more...

* Cake Couture

Looking for a cake that will really knock your socks off? Then look no further than Cake Couture. These are seriously impressive personalized cakes that can be ordered according to any theme imaginable.

Just browse through their collection of cakes to get an idea of how incredible they are. Click here to read more...

* Marbella Montessori School

Marbella Montessori School offers a mixture of the British Early Years Curriculum with the Montessori Method for children as young as 3 months old! This small, friendly and caring community is the perfect environment for children making that transition from home to school life.

Sign up early for their summer school too! Click here to read more...

* Indoor activities

Weather forecast isn't so rosy this weekend in Marbella. Take a look at our recommendations for things to do indoors with the kids. Click here to read more...

* Mercadillo El Puerto

Every Sunday, the Marbella Marina (Puerto Deportivo de Marbella) hosts ‘Mercadillo El Puerto’ - an artisan market where you can find lots of unique local arts and crafts such as jewelery, clothing, paintings, toys and much more. This event takes place from 12:00pm to 6:00pm on the Teresa Zabell Pier (northern part).

* Friday shopping hours

Marbella shopping centers El Corte Inglés and La Cañada will both be open during the Easter holiday Friday April 6, so make a beeline for these places if you need something. Click here to read more…

* Marbella Easter processions

Easter in Spain is celebrated a bit differently than possibly at home and their Easter processions are something quite spectacular to witness. The processions are held all throughout the week and consist of "tronos" (thrones that are as big as floats) which can weigh more than 5,000 kilos.

TIP: If it rains, don't bother going. The processions will be canceled.Click here to read more…

* Marbella cake toppers

One of our readers asks, “Does anyone know of a company in the Marbella area that makes cake toppers from rice paper?"

We have come up with a few answers, so come take a look if you are interested. Or feel free to post a comment to share some of your information. Click here to read more…

* Marbella teen clubs

One of our readers asks, “ I am looking for information on Dreamers nightclub youth nights for 13 to 16 year olds. Does anyone know if these nights are still open and when they are? Or perhaps another teen night club? “

Do you have any information for this reader or have an opinion on the local clubs? Tell us about it! Click here to read more…

* Win a free meal!

Today we draw our winner for a FREE meal for two at one of our favorite restaurants La Parisienne Café and Bakery. To see our winner go to the comments section of our Win a Meal for Two page.

You still have a chance to win a free meal, because ALL of our newsletter subscribers are entered in the draw. We will continue the draws all throughout the month of April, so stay tuned and keep your fingers crossed! Click here to read more…

* VI Capoeira Festival

The VI Marbella Capoeira Festival runs from Friday April 6 until Sunday April 8. The event kicks off on Friday at 6:30pm at the Paseo Marítimo de Marbella on Plaza del Mar. Enjoy sport activities, music and culture.Click here to read more…

* Easter Sunday brunch

Looking for somewhere fun and classy for a special Easter brunch this Sunday? Then consider the fabulous Easter fun offered at the Kempinski Bahia hotel. It's only 59 euro and includes lobster, sushi, live jazz music and much more.

The Kempinski Hotel has beautiful views overlooking the Mediterranean and will make you feel like you are on holiday, even if you’re not. Click here to read more…

* The Great Estepona dog show

The Great Estepona Dog Show has been changed from June to Sunday May 13th, so update your calendar for this fun event if you were planning to go. Click here to read more…

* Looking for Spanish au pair

One of our readers asks, "We are an English family looking for an Au Pair for June, July and August 2012. The Au Pairs first language must be Spanish. Please contact us for more information if you are or you know someone that is interested in this position."

Can you recommend someone or are you a Spanish au pair looking for some work? Click here to read more…

* Puerto Banus boat show

If you enjoy boats, then head out to the Marbella Boat Fair at Puerto Banus, which runs until April 9th. An estimated 100 boats, from 17 to 84 feet, are expected to be present at the show. Click here to read more…

* Easter at Galaxia playcenter

Join the Easter party at the Galaxia San Pedro play centre with an Easter egg hunt, balloon animals, face painting and special visits from Mickey, Minnie, Winnie the Pooh and even the Easter Bunny on Sunday April 8, 2012. Click here to see our listing prices…

* Marbella Easter Camps

Here in Marbella for another week and not sure how to keep the kids busy? Then check out the Easter camps still taking place this last week of holiday. Click here to see our listing prices…

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Thank you... and see you next Friday.
Zoriana - Marbella Family Fun

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