There's always something happening in Lanzarote!
Our Annual Fiesta Guide to Lanzarote shows the dates celebrated througout the year with links to more detailed programmes.
Check out our Lanzarote Agenda, this calendar can be viewed daily, weekly and monthly to find out what's on when in Lanzarote.
Each week we publish Nightlife which is a guide to the local events for that weekend in Lanzarote.
There's always a market of some description on somewhere in Lanzarote, see our Quick Guide to New and Secondhand Markets to find our what's on where.
Below you will find lots of articles about events in Lanzarote, please use the search box above to look for anything specific.
The Ayuntamiento of Tías have published details of their programme of events for Christmas, New Year and Kings which includes the holiday resort of Puerto del Carmen in Lanzarote.
The New Year’s Eve firework display has been confirmed as 1am on Playa Grande in Puerto del Carmen. Don’t miss the Santa Parade on the 23rd December at 6pm and Kings procession on the 5th January at 8.30pm.
Puerto del Carmen Christmas & Kings Programme 2013/14
Wednesday 4th December
19:30 Official opening of the Belén (nativity scene) and switch on of the lights in the Plaza del Ayuntamiento in Tías
From 4th December to 6th January there the Exposición de Escaparates Navideños is in the commercial zone of Tías
Thursday 5th December
20:00 II Festival de Percusión “Isla de Lanzarote 2013 in the municipal theatre. Tickets €5
Thursday 5th to Sunday 8th December
The Christmas Market will be open in the Plaza de las Naciones in Puerto del Carmen from 17:00 – 21:00 on Thursday, 16:30 – 21:00 Friday & Saturday and 16:00 – 18:00 on Sunday.
Friday 13th December
18:00 Eucharist and opening of the Belén in the Iglesia de La Candelaria read more »
It seems like last week's change of day was a one off as the English language cinema is back to Thursday next week.
These are the three films scheduled to be shown on the 12th of December:
Atlántida Cinemas in Arrecife are introducing at 19:45 The Counselor. read more »
It’s a fiesta bank holiday weekend in Lanzarote, tomorrow is the Día de la Constitución Española and there’s lots of events happening across the island to celebrate.
Venue: Estación de Guaguas (bus station), Playa Blanca, Lanzarote
Date: Friday 6th December 2013
Details: Navidad 40 Principales Concert. Soraya Rasel & DJ Ray Castellano will be performing at the 40 Principales event in the Bus Station at Playa Blanca. It’s free entry and a variety of artists will be performing live including Jadel, Mario Jefferson, Marea Club, Dj Javi Sánchez, JL Bausa, Ángel Pérez, Marcos Vilar, Game Over & Maldito Zurdo.
Venue: read more »
The Mercado de Navidad opens tomorrow at 17:00 in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote.
Situated in the Plaza de las Naciones, next to Playa Los Pocillos in the holiday resort of Puerto del Carmen, the Christmas Market will be open each evening (17:00 – 21:00) from Thursday 5th to Sunday 8th of December.
Visitors can expect to find traditional crafts and festive goods for sale across the various stalls, as well as live entertainment. The social services department from Tías council will also be collecting donations of toys during the market to be distributed to children in need, within the municipality this Christmas.
Christmas Market 2013 Programme read more »
Dear cinema goers, attention please. Big changes next week for the English Language movies:
First of all, the number of films being shown has been reduced from 5 to 2. I really hope it's not a sign of this great initiative slowly disappearing already!
Secondly, the day the movies are been shown has changed from the usual Thursday to Tuesday. So these are the times and titles for next TUESDAY, the 3rd of December: read more »
Unfortunately for those without tickets, the spectacular at the Jameos del Agua is sold out! Tonight is the opening of the portal del Belén at Bodega Stratvs, this is normally a stunning nativity scene featuring lots of references to Lanzarote which is celebrated with a glass of wine, naturally!
Venue: Bodega Stratvs, La Geria, Lanzarote
Date: Thursday 28th November 2013
Details: Official opening of the Belén nativity scene with a gospel duo and Stratvs wine.
Venue: read more »
These are the English language movies being shown in Lanzarote on Thursday the 28th of November:
At Atlantida Cinemas in Arrecife the movies remain the same, except for Insidious 2 which has finished.
At 19:35 Blue Jasmine. Woody Allen's new film where read more »