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  • Street Art Murals

    OFFICIAL NOTICE 15th November 2017 STREET ART MURALS Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of the Environment, Energy, Climate Change & Education and the ..

    15-Nov-2017

  • Christmas Fair Attractions 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 676/2017 Date:14th November 2017 Christmas Fair Attractions Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture have announced that the traditional Fair attractions will once again be in Gibraltar throughout the Christmas Festive Season. The attractions will be based at John ..

    15-Nov-2017

  • GCS Fundraising Initiative - 12 Hour Cycling Marathon

    PRESS RELEASE CYCLING MARATHON FOR GBC OPEN DAY FUND Gibraltar Cultural Services recently organised a 12 hour cycling marathon on Friday 10th November 2017 at the John Mackintosh Hall. GCS managed to raise almost £1,300 for the GBC Open Day Fund. The total kilometres cycled at the end of the marathon w..

    14-Nov-2017

  • Christmas Festival of Lights 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 666/2017 Date:9th November 2017 Christmas Festival of Lights 2017 This year’s Christmas Festival of Lights, organised by the Gibraltar Cultural Services, for the Ministry of Culture and the Gibraltar Electricity Authority will be held at on Friday 24th November 2017 at John Mackintosh Square. ..

    14-Nov-2017

  • AUTUMN POETRY COMPETITION

    AUTUMN POETRY COMPETITION The annual Poetry Competition organised by the Ministry of Culture, in conjunction with the Gibraltar Cultural Services, the Gibraltar Chronicle, attracted a total of 467 entries. This is the largest number of entries received since the competition was introduced in 2008. The Minister for Culture, the H..

    10-Nov-2017

  • 1ST PRINCESS AT MISS INTERNATIONAL 2017

    1ST PRINCESS AT MISS INTERNATIONAL 2017 Miss Gibraltar’s 1st Princess, Tessa Britto, is currently participating at Miss International 2017 which is being held in Japan. Tessa is thoroughly enjoying being involved in learning the culture and traditions in Japan, alongside the rest of the contestants. Through her journey, Tes..

    10-Nov-2017

  • MISS GIBRALTAR 2017 AT THE MISS WORLD PAGEANT

    MISS GIBRALTAR 2017 AT THE MISS WORLD PAGEANT Miss Gibraltar 2017, Jodie Garcia, recently left Gibraltar to participate at the Miss World Pageant being held in Sanya, China. On her arrival in China , Miss Gibraltar, as well as all the other 119 contestants, are spending their time with a full schedule of activities, receptions, ..

    10-Nov-2017

  • NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS

    NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS The Gibraltar Cultural Services, for the Ministry of Culture is pleased to announce the programme of events for this year’s New Year’s Eve Celebrations. The events that are been organised by Fresh Entertainment will be held on Sunday 31st December 2017 at Casemates Square from 10.30pm to 3am on ..

    08-Nov-2017

  • 44th GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION 2017

    44th GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION 2017 The Gibraltar International Art Exhibition, organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services for the Ministry of Culture, is being held at the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery. Artists from Gibraltar, Greece and Spain submitted a total of two hundred and twelve works. The Minister for Cultu..

    08-Nov-2017

  • Cultural Development trip to UK

    Press Release Cultural Development trip to UK Gibraltar Cultural Services have recently returned from London, following a series of meetings and exhibitions. The Minister for Culture, the Hon Steven Linares led the team, comprised of CEO Yvette Zarb, CEO Designate Seamus Byrne and Art Curator Gino Sanguinetti. ..

    23-Oct-2017

  • Miss Gibraltar leaves for Miss World

    18th October 2017 PRESS RELEASE MISS GIBRALTAR 2017 Miss Gibraltar 2017 Jodie Garcia has departed for the Miss Worl..

    19-Oct-2017

  • Gibraltar Christmas Market 2017

    PRESS RELEASE Gibraltar Christmas Market The Gibraltar Artisans Market committee in conjunction with Gibraltar Cultural Services will be holding a Christmas Market at the Boulevard by the British War Memorial, Line Wall Road between Friday 24th November and Saturday 23rd December 2017. The i..

    17-Oct-2017

  • Gibraltar International Drama Festival 2018

    PRESS RELEASE No: 616/2017 Date: 16th October 2017 Gibraltar International Drama Festival 2018 Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce that the Gibraltar International Drama Festival will take place at the Ince’s Hall Theatre between Saturday 17th an..

    16-Oct-2017

  • Fitness Gallery

    PRESS RELEASE No: 601/2017 Date: 10th October 2017 Cultural Development - Fitness Gallery Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, as part of its cultural development programme, launched this past weekend, a ‘Fitness Gallery’ initiative, working alongside personal trainer Kezia Lopez. Th..

    10-Oct-2017

  • Minister Bids Farewell to Miss Gibraltar & Princesses

    PRESS RELEASE No: 600/2017 Date: 9th October 2017 Minister Bids Farewell to Miss Gibraltar & Princesses The Hon Steven Linares, Minister for Culture, the Media, Youth & Sport invited Miss Gibraltar and her 1st and 2nd princess to the City Hall on Monday 9th October 2017. Minister wished them good luck on their jo..

    10-Oct-2017

  • GibTalks 2018

    GibTalks 2018 Gibraltar Cultural Services, working alongside teacher and playwright Julian Felice, will be holding the annual conference event on Saturday 10th February 2018 at the John Mackintosh Hall. Based on the successful TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) series of talks (www.ted.com (http://www.ted.com/)), Gib Talks will s..

    09-Oct-2017

  • Cultural Development Exhibition on Screen

    PRESS RELEASE No: 595/2017 Date: 6th October 2017 Cultural Development Exhibition on Screen As part of the Ministry of Culture’s Cultural Development Programme, Gibraltar Cultural Services are happy to support LEISURE CINEMAS in their initiative of screening “Exhibition on Screen”, an exposition..

    06-Oct-2017

  • Events 2018 & 2019 Official Notice

    3rd October 2017 EVENTS 2018 and 2019 Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture invites applications for the Organisation, Production and Staging of: · Calentita Nights 2018 and 2019 · Gibraltar Summer Nights 2018 and 2019 Further details, conditi..

    06-Oct-2017

  • GCS Fundraising Initiative - 12 Hour Cycling Marathon

    PRESS RELEASE CYCLING MARATHON FOR GBC OPEN DAY FUND Gibraltar Cultural Services will be organising a 12 hour cycling marathon on Friday 10th November 2017. The marathon will be held in its premises at John Mackintosh Hall. All proceeds collected on this day, will be presented to GB..

    04-Oct-2017

  • Gibraltar - Berlin Artist Walking Tour

    PRESS RELEASE No: 587/2017 Date: 4th October 2017 Gibraltar - Berlin Artist Walking Tour As part of the Gibraltar-Berlin Artist Exchange Residency, Birgit Holmer from Germany will be giving a tour of her works, both at the John Mackintosh Hall and various locations around Gibraltar on Friday 6th October 2017. The walking..

    04-Oct-2017

  • Street Art in Urban Regeneration

    PRESS RELEASE No: 586/2017 Date: 4th October 2017 Street Art in Urban Regeneration for Local Artists. HM Government of Gibraltar is pleased to announce its new street art initiative as part of its urban regeneration and cultural development programmes. The aim is to revitalize areas that require redevelopm..

    04-Oct-2017

  • Autumn Zarzuela 2017

    PRESS RELEASE AUTUMN ZARZUELA 2017 The Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry for Culture, is pleased to announce the return of the Teatro Lirico Andaluz to perform in Gibraltar as part of the Autumn Cultural programme. The Teatro Lirico Andaluz will stage the vastly entertaining Zarzuela, ‘El Barbe..

    03-Oct-2017

  • Poetry Competition2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 578/2017 Date: 2nd October 2017 Poetry Competition Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture and in conjunction with The Gibraltar Chronicle, wishes to remind the general public about the Poetry Competition to be held as part of the 2017 Autumn Cultural prog..

    03-Oct-2017

  • Berlin Art Residency

    PRESS RELEASE No: 573/2017 Date: 29th September 2017 Gibraltar - Berlin Artist Exchange Residency Exhibition The Gibraltar-Berlin Artist Exchange Residency Exhibition, organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, will be held at the John Mackintosh Hall Galleries from Wednesday 4..

    02-Oct-2017

  • Jazz Festival 2017

    PRESSRELEASE No: 569/2017 Date: 29thSeptember 2017 GibraltarInternationalJazzFestival2017 The Ministry of Culture is pleased to announce that International Jazz artists “Al Di Meola” www.aldimeola.comand“MattBianco&Band”www.mattbianco.comwillbeperformingliveatSt Michael’s Cave as ..

    29-Sep-2017

  • 44th International Art Exhibition 2017

    PRESS RELEASE 44th GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION 2017 Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 44th Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 8th to the 18th November 2017. The ..

    25-Sep-2017

  • Fitness Gallery

    PRESS RELEASE No. 513/2017 Cultural Development - Fitness Gallery Gibraltar Cul..

    25-Sep-2017

  • Three Kings Cavalcade 2018

    THE THREE KING’S CAVALCADE COMMITTEE Mr E Abudarham 63 Ross House Alameda Estate GIBRALTAR PRESS RELEASE 61st Anniversary Three King’s Cavalcade 20th September 2017 The Cavalcade Committee, is inviting entries for the 61st Three King’s Cavalcade that will take place on Frida..

    25-Sep-2017

  • Presentation of Cheques - National Day 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 552/2017 Date: 20th September 2017 Presentation of Cheques – National Day 2017 The Minister for Culture, the Hon Steven Linares, today presented cheques on behalf of the Self Determination for Gibraltar Group to the value of £10,400. These funds were collected during the Gibra..

    21-Sep-2017

  • Gibraltar Fair Easy Access Pass

    PRESS RELEASE The Gibraltar Fair starts this weekend. The Ministry of Equality would like to remind the general public of the launch of the Easy Access Pass for people with disabilities, to be used at this year’s Gibraltar fair. The deadline to submit applicat..

    15-Aug-2017

  • Gibraltar Fair 2017 – Launch of Inclusive and Sensory Adaptations

    PRESS RELEASE Gibraltar Fair 2017 – Launch of Inclusive and Sensory Adaptations The Minister for Equality, the Hon Samantha Sacramento MP, is pleased to announce the establishment of a new partnership. The Ministry of Equality, Gibraltar Cultural Services Agency and the Self Determination Group for Gibraltar (SDGG)..

    10-Aug-2017

  • SDGG National Day Banner

    PRESS RELEASE SDGG NATIONAL DAY BANNER The Self Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG) would like to inform the general public that they will be manning a stand at the Piazza so that Gibraltarians can sign the National Day banner. The stand will be set up every day from Friday 1st to Thursday 7th September from 11am to..

    10-Aug-2017

  • National Celebrations Illuminations

    PRESS RELEASE 2017 GIBRALTAR NATIONAL CELEBRATIONS Friday 18th August marks the start of Gibraltar’s Nationals Celebrations organised by the Self Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG) in conjunction with the Gibraltar Cultural Services. As from Friday 18th August, and for over three weeks, the Moorish Castle will b..

    10-Aug-2017

  • Reminder for accessibility passes for National Day

    PRESS RELEASE GIBRALTAR NATIONAL DAY EVENTS Sunday 10th September 2017 The Self Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG) wishes to remind persons wanting a space at the wheelchair viewing platform or the stand for persons with a mobility disability that the closing date is Friday 25th August 2017. Persons will be able t..

    07-Aug-2017

  • Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

    Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar is pleased to announce the details for the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra as part of the National Celebrations and commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum. The concert will be held on Saturday 9th September at the Victoria..

    27-Jul-2017

  • Gibraltar Spring Visual Arts Competition

    PRESS RELEASE No: 268/2017 Date: 3rd May 2017 Gibraltar Spring Festival 2017 - Visual Arts Competition Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry for Culture, is organising the Spring Visual Arts Competition. GCS wishes to remind local artists that entries for the paintings, sculpture and photographic categor..

    03-May-2017

  • New Policy for Cultural Organisation Register

    Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture is reminding all cultural entities that the closing date to hand in cultural organisation forms, together with vetting certificates, is on Friday 12th May 2017. GCS is working alongside the Ministry for Social Services, the Ministry for Youth and the Royal Gibraltar Poli..

    19-Apr-2017

  • Gibraltar Drama Festival 2017 Results

    PRESS RELEASE No: 190/2017 Date: 26th March 2017 GIBRALTAR DRAMA FESTIVAL 2017 RESULTS At the Gala Night of the Gibraltar Drama Festival held at the Ince’s Hall Theatre on Saturday 25th March 2017, the Adjudicator, Chris Jaeger MBE GODA, reached the following decision on the Awards: ADJUDICATOR’S AWARD was awarded t..

    27-Mar-2017

  • Summer Nights 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 189/2017 Date: 24th March 2017 SUMMER NIGHTS TO GO ON TOUR Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce that this year’s Summer Nights events will be going on tour around Gibraltar. Gibraltar Cultural Services is working very closely with GibMedia..

    27-Mar-2017

  • Calentita Food Festival 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 157/2017 Date: 15th March 2017 Calentita Food Festival 2017 Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce that Word of Mouth will run with the organisation for the food festival “Calentita”. The an..

    16-Mar-2017

  • Exhibition Celebrating the History and Development of Fashion in Gibraltar

    PRESS RELEASE No: 140/2017 Date: 9th March 2017 Exhibition Celebrating the History and Development of Fashion in Gibraltar A major exhibition is being planned by Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture. This exhibition will celebrate the history and develop..

    09-Mar-2017

  • Spring Visual Arts Competition 2017

    PRESS RELEASE GIBRALTAR SPRING FESTIVAL 2017 SPRING VISUAL ARTS COMPETITION Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, will hold a Spring Visual Arts Competition in May 2017 as part of the Gibraltar Spring Festival. The competition will once again see the categories for painting, sculpture, ..

    08-Mar-2017

  • Drama Festival Programme 2017

    6th February 2017 PRESS RELEASE GIBRALTAR DRAMA FESTIVAL 2017 Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce the 2017 Gibraltar Drama Festival will take place from Monday 20th to Saturday 25th March 2017. All performances will take place ..

    07-Feb-2017

  • Young Art 2017 Press Release Reminder

    PRESS RELEASE 2017 ANNUAL ART COMPETITION FOR YOUNG ARTISTS The Gibraltar Cultural Services, for the Ministry for Culture, is inviting local artists to the annual Art Competition for Young Artists that will be held in March 2017. GCS wishes to remind local artists that entries may be handed in at the John Mackintosh Ha..

    06-Feb-2017

  • Commonwealth Day Short Story Competition 2017

    24th January 2017 PRESS RELEASE COMMONWEALTH DAY 2017 SHORT STORY COMPETITION The Ministry of Culture, in conjunction with Gibraltar Cultural Services, The Department of Education and with the support of the Gibraltar Chronicle, will hold a Short Story Competition to commemorate Commonwealth Day. ..

    25-Jan-2017

  • GibTalks 2017 Schedual Press Release

    20th January 2017 PRESS RELEASE GIB-TALKS SCHEDULE Gibraltar Cultural Services, working alongside teacher and playwright Julian Felice, will be holding a conference event on Saturday 11th February 2017 at the John Mackintosh Hall. Gib Talks will see a range of local speakers who will deliver fifteen-minute talks o..

    20-Jan-2017

  • Christmas Book Tree Competition Winner Announced

    The count for our “Book Christmas Tree” competition was held on Wednesday 11th January 2017 at the John Mackintosh Hall. The total amount of books which made up the Christmas Tree came to 620 books. The winner was Danielle Duarte. Danielle pictured here receiving her prize, a book by Christian Hook “La Busqueda” from the..

    18-Jan-2017

  • Gibraltar Spring Festival 2017 Logo Competition

    PRESS RELEASE No: 18/2017 Date: 16th January 2017 GIBRALTAR SPRING FESTIVAL 2017 - LOGO COMPETITION Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture is once again holding a competition to select a Logo for the Gibraltar Spring Festival 2017. The competition is open to all ages. Entrant..

    17-Jan-2017

  • Gibraltar Drama Festival 2017

    PRESS RELEASE No: 19/2017 Date: 16th January 2017 GIBRALTAR DRAMA FESTIVAL 2017 Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture would like to remind the public that the closing date for entries into this year’s Drama Festival is Monday 23rd January. The Gibraltar International Drama Festival wi..

    17-Jan-2017

  • GibTalks Speakers 2017

    6th January 2017 PRESS RELEASE Gibraltar Cultural Services, working alongside playwright, actor, director, and teacher, Julian Felice, will be holding the GibTalks event on Saturday 11th February 2017 at the John Mackintosh Hall. The idea is styled on the very successful TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) series o..

    09-Jan-2017

  • The Gibraltar Collection Viewing

    PRESS RELEASE No: 5/2017 Date: 6th January 2017 The Gibraltar Collection - Viewing The John Mackintosh Hall gallery will host a viewing of the Gibraltar Collection from Monday 16th to Friday 20th January 2017. This offers the opportunity to view parts of the Gi..

    09-Jan-2017

  • 60th Anniversary Three Kings Cavalcade

    THE THREE KING’S CAVALCADE COMMITTEE PRESS RELEASE 60th Anniversary Three King’s Cavalcade 4th January 2017 The Three Kings Cavalcade is the first event on Gibraltar’s social calendar after the New Year’s festivities, which is enjoyed by young and adults alike. A total of seven fl..

    04-Jan-2017

  • Press Release Christmas Fair

    PRESS RELEASE 3rd December 2017 CHRISTMAS FAIR ATTRACTIONS The Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, would like to remind the public that the Christmas Fair attractions based at John Mackintosh Square will be free of charge this Wednesday 4th January from ..

    03-Jan-2017

  • Christmas Fair Free of Charge

    CHRISTMAS FAIR ATTRACTIONS The Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, would like to remind the public that the Christmas Fair attractions based at John Mackintosh Square will be free of charge this Wednesday 14th December from 10am – 7pm for the community to enjoy. For fur..

    08-Dec-2016

  • Cavalcade 2017

    PRESS RELEASE THREE KINGS CAVALCADE 5TH JANUARY 2017 – ARRANGEMENTS FOR DISTRIBUTION OF SWEETS As the festive season comes into full swing, arrangements are well underway for the organisation of the Three King’s Cavalcade, organised by the Cavalcade Committee. The Gibraltar Cultural Services have..

    08-Dec-2016