Festival Schedule

Festival Calendar

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Friday 11th October

Balearic Literature
11:00 - 17:00

 A group of contemporary Balearic writers meet in a round table discussion of local literature, themes and concerns.

sponsored by Es Moli Hotel and taking place at Can Quet

Artisan Fair at Es Moli

Mallorca craftspeople and artists market in the grounds of Es Moli

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Our experienced photographers join the new photographers at Sa Tanca

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Nueve Fotografia Deia

12 Young Deia photographers, all under 25, provide an insight into the themes and subjects of the new photography


Curators from the festival introduce the weekend's events and welcome guests and sponsors.

Sa Tanca
Pere Colom

Lolita Photograph series from 1980s at the Casa Pickett

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Writers Walk

Follow the online map and discover audio recordings of writers and actors reading Deia writers work.

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Sex Beatles

Playing at Sa Fonda in the evening.

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Saturday 12th October

Art Exhibition
11:00 - 19:30

Local artists from today and the past represented and offering an opportunity for visitors to revel in the range of Deia expression. (continues at Charles Marlow & Bros)

Can Fusimany
Writing Walk
14:00 - 18:00

Explore Deia on our literary treasure hunt of recordings of famous Deia writers or visitors. 

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Art Vernissage

Curators discuss the exhibition with an introduction to meet local artists.

Can Fusimany

Photography exhibition at Sa Tanca

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Pere Colom

"Lolitas" photography exhibition at Casa Pickett

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15:00 - 17:00

Readings in Castellano, Mallorquin y Ingles by contemporary Deià writers

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Film Festival
19:00 - 21:00

Emerging talent from Deia show off their skills and narrative styles in a special film fest curated by Balthazar Klarwein at Can Fusimany. Free Entry.

Teresa Tudury

Comedian and vocalist performing at Sa Fonda


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Leo Napier & the Deiablos

Soul funk music from American born and long time Deia visitor Leo Napier

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Sunday 13th October

Art Exhibition
11:00 - 20:00
Can Fusimany
Fotografia at Sa Tanca
12:00 - 19:00

12 Young Deia photographers, all under 25, provide an insight into the themes and subjects of the new photography

Writing Walk
14:00 - 18:00

Our treasure hunt of recordings around the village. Follow link to find locations, read about each reading and why and listen online

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Fashion Show at La Residencia

Famous Deia designers and the children of Deia collaborate to explore fashion's carbon footprint under the curation of Orsola de Castro

La Residencia
Herding Cats with Desi Friel

Irish Folk music from the legendary Desi Friel and the Herding Cats.

Paella at Can Fusimany

Eat, drink, talk and celebrate at Can Fusimany at the close of the festival with Desi Friel & friends to keep the spirits alive.  We are fully booked for the Paella, so we cannot accept any more reservations. However, there will other snacks and entertainment.

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Musica mixta
PM at Can Fusimany

Tomas Con Gus,  Brendan McCann, Steve Lambert, Hugo Napier, Jane Winterbottom, Teresa Tudury

Map of Festival Locations

For Writer's Talk map, click here.