SOHAIL CASTLE AUDITORIUM
From May 27 to August 6, 2017 you will be able to enjoy an unprecedented musical experience in the Sohail Castle and its surroundings. The fort will host the XXII City Festival of Fuengirola, and the hillside the second edition of MARENOSTRUM MUSIC CASTLE PARK. Both settings will complement their mutual offerings with a varied musical repertoire.
MARENØSTRUM MUSIC CASTLE PARK has become the commitment of Fuengirola City Council for a grand musical format. From the hands of the main promoters of the country, and now in its Second Edition, a cast of renowned international artists will offer the best of their repertoire in a unique setting, with the sea in the background and the Castle as a privileged spectator.
XXII FESTIVAL CITY OF FUENGIROLA: Once again, Sohail Castle will take care of transporting us between its legendary walls to the most diverse of musical corners. A new edition of live concerts of excellent quality; Music with capital letters for all tastes and styles in a classic setting of the Costa del Sol nights, where the closeness with the artists takes a prominent role.
THE CASTLE SOHAIL
There are still vestiges of ancient civilizations in the municipality of Fuengirola. Although the history of the city goes back to the sixth century, with the arrival of the Phoenicians, the jewel of its historical heritage is undoubtedly the Sohail Castle, raised during the Arabian domination a thousand years ago.
There are many stories it has witnessed over the centuries, but few will please it’s towers and walls as well as those that have been staging its playground since it has recovered its use for the city 23 years ago. Music, dance, fairs and all kinds of great events have managed to turn a defensive fortress into a meeting point essential for lovers of art and summer fun.