Marbella will host the first summer festival that unites the culinary and musical elite

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The "Starlite Festival" also includes the largest charity event of the year, sponsored by Antonio Banderas

This week one of the most important events of the summer, the Starlite Festival ,  has been presented at the Casino de Madrid which this year celebrates its third edition and first joins the culinary and musical elite of Marbella, one of the most charming cities in Andalusia during the summer, located just a few kilometres from Sotogrande.

Specifically, the festival will begin on July 13 and will not end until 14 August, a month full of concerts by international artists among them Julio Iglesias, George Benson and Roger Hodgson and Christopher Cross. The last mentioned will offer in the town of Malaga his only concerts in Spain.

The big news this year is that the musical performances are to be held in the Auditorium of Marbella, will have the best cuisine in the country, with the help of "El Bulli" by Paco Roncero, through which attendees can sample the authentic delicacies of haute cuisine.

Starlite Gala

In addition to music and food quality, the festival includes the most important charity event in the country, the Starlite Gala, which will be held on August 4, a charity event this year sponsoring the actor Antonio Banderas, who also participated last year by the hand of actress Eva Longoria.

Many actors, actresses, singers, models, businessmen and recognized both in the country and internationally have sought to put their donations and support this charity event in the past.  Beatrix Orleands, Carmen Lomana or Silvia Eugenia have walked in the past over the red carpet.

Star accommodation

 Not only Marbella offers luxury accommodations for this event, but the exclusive resort of Sotogrande, located just 25 minutes drive from Marbella has real star accommodation. Luxury hotels to enjoy rest and relaxation in an outstanding setting, as the Hotel Club Maritimo Sotogrande.