The 9th FiraCalp Gastronomy Fair is taking place from 8 to 11 June at Calpe’s Mayor Sq. About 20 restaurants will offer local delicacies along with a promising program of live performances. The framework of this fair will include show-cooking, tapas and cocktails contests, events for children, concerts, a photo contest and more as we show you in the program below:


Thursday 8 June (Opening Day)

19:00 h.: FiraCalp 2017 opening

21:30 h.: “The Ace Band” live show


Friday 9 June

20:30 h.: “Salsa in Calpe” dance lessons

21:30 h.: McLucas Band performance


Saturday 10 June

12:05 h.: Events for children

13:00 h.: “Sabor a Calpe 2017” Tapas contest

14:30 h.: Tapas contest award ceremony sponsored by HostelBe

17:30 h.: Vegan Show-Cooking with Sofía de Juan Sánchez (nutritional food coach)

20:00 h.: Calpe Salsea performance


Sunday 11 June

13:00 h.: Performance of “Colla de Xirimiters el Carellot” of Calp

17:30 h.: Show-Cooking with Chef Patrick Manguette of Puerto Blanco Restaurant

18:00 h.: Gin Tonic Session with artist Pablo Melian

19:00 h.: “Sabor a Calpe 2017” cocktail contest, with the participation of 10 cocktail bartenders from several restaurants and bars in Calpe. Contestants can register until 7 June by e-mail at

20:00 h.: Cocktail contest award ceremony sponsored by GastroEquipa

20:05 h.: Performance by Ernesto Deep (chill out with sax)

23:00 h.: Beginning of the Tapas Crawling

00:00 h.: End of the event


There will be also a photo contest in the framework of this event. You can tag your photos in social media with #FiraCalp.  Three photos will be selected among the ones posted on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Swarm-Foursquare with the hashtag, and will get the following prizes:

1st Candlelight dinner for 2 at Puerto Blanco Restaurant

2nd Candlelight dinner for 2 at Andalucía Restaurant of Calpe

3rd Cocktail hour for 2 at Cocos Beach