Shops bars and restaurants in the centre of Orihuela will be offering discounts and staying open from 10am-10pm this Saturday, November 19th. This event designed to boost trade for the traditional shops will take place in the area known as ‘around the bridges’, which includes Calle Mayor, Calle San Pascual, Alfonso XIII and the Plaza Nueva.
To encourage shoppers at this quiet time of year, there will be discounts of up to 30% and activities to entertain children, including bouncy castles, workshops and entertainment.
One of the main attractions is that the museums will also be open until 10pm and entry is free to all of them as well as the Chapel El Loreto and the Cathedral tower. The Sacred Art museum has five guided tours, at 11am, 1pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. In the afternoon there will also be dramatised tours, which you have to sign up for by calling the Tourist Office on 96 530 2747.