Arte Sano Festival, San Pedro Alcántara
by Fiona Flores Watson
27 - 28 July 2019
(Confirmed by organisors)
Arte Sano Festival is the biggest free alternative festival on the Costa del Sol, and takes place on the last weekend in July on San Pedro Alcántara seafront.
After 15 years, Arte Sano has established itself as a showcase for contemporary natural health, artistic expression, movement, dance and personal development. It also features live music, activities, workshops, classes, a wide variety of healthy and organic food stalls, plus an exciting kids' area.
There are the stalls and numerous activities:
Food and drink: vegetarian and Indian vegetarian food, cheese, craft beer, sugar cane juice, tea, non-dairy ice-cream
Clothes: general and for yoga (and accessories)
Other: crystals, musical instruments, natural cosmetics, essential oils, handicrafts, jewellery, beeswax candles, artworks, tarot reading
Activities and workshops: massage, music therapy, yoga, acroyoga, meditation, mindfulness.
Live on stage: World music, traditional and modern dancing from Flamenco to world ethnic. (Mornings and Evenings)
Children's Zone: Acting and other fun education activities.
Conference Zone: Presentations and talks on alternative issues.
Salsa Zone: Dance Classes and exhibitions.
Yoga Zone: Dance Classes and exhibitions.
Concerts: On main stage in the evening, generally three bands at 8.30, 20.30, 22.30 hrs. As befitting an alternative festive bands tend to feature roots reggae, or drums, or rock fusion flamenco, or lounge ethnic chill out, or world music.
From 10.00 hrs until about midnight
Paseo Marítimo, San Pedro Alcántara, Málaga
(bottom of Avenida Salamanca)
Tel: 952 828 861