Countdown is on to ‘Aid the Costas’ festival of fun

Countdown is on to 'Aid the Costas' festival of fun
CREDIT: Villamartin Plaza Facebook

Countdown is on to ‘Aid the Costas’ festival of fun.

THE ‘best in music’ will be showcased at Villamartin Plaza on the Costa Blanca in a matter of weeks in a festival of fun to raise money for local causes.

Aid the Costas was postponed due to the pandemic, but organisers promise the event will be worth waiting for when it finally goes ahead on May 17.


From 1 pm, the line-up will showcase local talent, along with two huge cash raffles with the chance to win €1,000 in each.

There will also be fun for the kids with bouncy castles and face painting.

“Aid the Costas is an awesome festival of music raising money for four charities very much in need of our help,” said organisers.

“Huge acts the VMP All Stars and the Dr & The Medics will headline on the day, we are doing what we do in the Orihuela Costa – helping those that need our help,” said organisers.

We are hosting an awesome charity day full of live music and entertainment for what will be the biggest charity day on the Costa Blanca.

“Come on down and enjoy the fun – but if you can’t make it, you can help us raise money by donating to our big charity raffle and get a chance to win €1,000!

“And even if you cannot attend, you can buy your raffle tickets here safely online. No matter where you are in the world we can send you your winning money!,” added Villamartin Plaza.

The event is in aid of the Apanee centre for disabled children in Torrevieja, the Franciscan Men’s Shelter in Gandia, the Little Pod Association for animals and the San José Obrero Orphanage.

Tara Rippin
Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.

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