Upbeat Times at Palma de Mallorca, one of the Spanish Balearic Islands!

Palma de Mallorca


Since December 2016 Palma is the capital and largest city of the autonomous commu- nity of the Balearic Islands in Spain. It is situated on the south coast of Mallorca on the Bay of Palma. The Cabrera Archipelago,


separated from Palma proper, is administratively

widely consid-

Hello Paul – It has been a while since we last contributed, but we are out there once again carrying Upbeat Times to all corners of the world. This picture was taken from our cruise ship while in the port of Palma the capital of Mallorca one of the Spanish Balea- ric Islands in the Mediterranean. The castle on the hill in the back- ground is Bellver Castle – the first circular castle in Europe. ~ Keep up the good work, Len & Becky Schwer of Windsor, CA.


ered part of the municipality. As of 2018, Palma de Mal- lorca Airport serves over 29 million passengers per year. Palma was founded as a Ro- man camp upon the remains of a Talaiotic settlement. The city was subjected to several Van- dal raids during the fall of the Western Roman Empire, then reconquered by the Byzantine Empire, then colonised by the Moors (who called it Medina Mayurqa) and, in the 13th cen- tury, by James I of Aragon.

April 27th

38th Annual Butter and Egg Days Parade and Festival

Petaluma, CA. ~ Brimming with authentic small town pride, Petal- uma’s Butter and Egg Days Parade pays tribute to Petaluma’s place in history as the “World’s Egg Basket” and the community’s rich agricultural heritage. Originally created in the 1900s to promote Petaluma as part of National Egg Day, the parade has grown to more than 130 units attracting 30,000 people into downtown. This

year’s parade theme, “A Parade is Hatched,” celebrates the 100th anniversary of National Egg Day held in 1918. Parade kicks off at noon. Festival includes beer gardens, kids area, live music and performances, shopping, and eateries. Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10:00am - 5:00pm, Cost: Free, Location: Historic Downtown Petaluma, Western and Petaluma Bvld. N. Petaluma, California 94952. For More Information: Contact: Lissa

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Great Sonoma Crab and Wine Fest

and Wine event of the North Bay Area! Join over 1,400 leaders from the agriculture and busi- ness communities in support of scholarships, education programs and youth activities! This fun and exciting evening has received rave reviews and is perhaps the largest crab feed in Sonoma County. Combined with an impressive silent and live auction, it makes for one of the year’s best events. The event features Medal Winning Wines, Fabulous Local Cuisine and Impressive Live and Silent Auctions. Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 04:00pm. Cost: Individual Tickets $85. Location: Sonoma County Fairgrounds Grace Pavilion. 1350 Bennett Val- ley Road, Santa Rosa, California 95404. For More Information: Local: 707-544-5575

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Santa Rosa, CA. ~ The 30th Annual Great Sonoma Crab and Wine Fest is the premier Crab

February 2nd

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