Weekend of fun with afpop

An entire weekend of family fun, with a special focus on health and wellbeing, will be taking place tomorrow (Saturday) and on Sunday in association with afpop, Portugal’s largest association for foreign residents.

Tomorrow (Saturday), the afpop team will be at the Essential Spa at the Boavista Golf and Spa Resort in Lagos between 10am and 2pm with a variety of treatments, advice and information on hand for guests.

There will be free advice from the beauty therapists, personal trainers, dieticians and use of the swimming pool all day, while sponsors of the event The Resident Group (publishers of the Algarve Resident), GMT 24:7, Mestre Raposa, Sulcare and Imperius Asset Management will be available to talk to visitors about their products and services.

On Sunday, May 15, Carvoeiro Tennis Club will be opening its doors for people to come and have a look around and take part in activities suitable for all ages between 10am and 4pm.

There will be tennis demonstrations plus a pro-am of semi professional players between 10.30am and midday and again from 2pm until 3.30pm.  There will also be dance, pilates, aerobics, ballet, street dance and salsa demonstrations throughout the day while the gym facilities and fitness instructor will also be available.

For the less energetic, there will be a barbeque between 12.30pm and 4pm, with wine tasting from Quinta dos Vales between 1pm and 3pm as well as many more family activities on the day, such as face painting, donkey rides, a car boot sale and a cake buffet. There will also be chances to win prizes.

The events are open for members and non members. For further information, please call afpop on 282 458 509.