If you love Zumba, don’t miss this event: Respirapor Zumba – a fundraiser for the FundacionRespiralia, which supports those with cystic fibrosis. It’s happening on May 31st at Profitness Urban Club in Palma from 11am until 1pm and again from 5pm until 7pm. Twelve different Zumba leaders will run sessions during these times and you can attend one session for 3 euros or four sessions for 5 euros. All proceeds will go to the FunacionRespiralia.
Can Picafort is the location of the nautical sports and cuttlefish gastronomy fair this weekend, starting on Friday and running throughout the weekend. The action happens around the PaseoMaritimo and the Plaza Cervantes, all day each day.
The Baleares International College – opposite Western Park in Magaluf – has their summer fayre this Saturday, May 24th. It’s on from 11am and includes stalls, games, a bar, BBQ, paella, entertainment and more all day. There’s free parking in the old Aquapark.
Mallorca has plenty of stone and there’s a chance to see what can be done with it at the Stone and Craftwork Fair which is on this weekend in Binissalem, on both Saturday and Sunday.
The town of Manacor has its annual spring celebrations starting this Sunday, 25th, with events all the following week. On Sunday it’s the animal and agricultural fair, happening on and around the Via Ferrocaril, the ring road.
Coming soon, it’s the Mallorca Meditation Festival – open to anyone who wants to share, learn or deepen their knowledge of meditation and other techniques. There are lots of activities happening throughout the four-day event, including yoga, dance, concerts, vegetarian and vegan food, chill-out areas, massages and alternative therapies. The Festival is taking place near Campos, at FincaCa’nCorem, a renovated old farm, not far from EsTrenc beach. It starts at 4.30pm on Thursday, June 5th and ends on Sunday, June 8th at 7pm. You can attend the whole festival or just part of it, but bookings are needed.For more information, call 971 676 469 or check out www.bodhana.com.
The 18th Jazz Festival of Cala d’Or started yesterday and is now in full swing until 24th May. There are jazz performances in Cala d’Or and Cala Egos every evening from 9pm until late in various locations, with performances by bands including Swing Creole, Mack the Latin Jazz, Jazz Fingers, Long Time No Swing and more.