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Midsummer Barbecue This Sunday

There’s a fabulous mid summer barbecue planned for this Sunday 22nd June 2104, and everyone is welcome.

BBQ

The event is being organised by the Niños del Tercer Mundo and will feature:  read more »

  • 3 Barbecues with plenty of food
  • Live music
  • Bouncy castles
  • A bric-a-brac sale

Salt Carpets & Corpus Christi 2014

We celebrate Corpus Christi this coming weekend in Lanzarote which means that a wonderful array of brightly coloured salt carpets will be created, ready for the church procession.

You can watch the locals hard at work in a variety of places, here’s the programme of where the salt carpets will be on display.

Corpus Christi SB 21 Jun

In San Bartolomé the carpets will be created in the calles Párroco San Martín, San Simón & Plaza León y Castillo from 10:00 on Saturday morning. The religious procession for Corpus Christi takes place along calles San Simón, Margarita Martín, Calderetas, Párroco San Martín & Plaza León y Castillo from 12:00 on Sunday.

Corpus Christi Tías 21 Jun

In Tías the Alfombras de Sal will be created along the Avenida Central from 16:00 on Saturday. The procession will be held on Sunday at 12:30.  read more »

Lanzarote Book - Still Living in Lanzarote

Many readers will have enjoyed Living in Lanzarote, Mike’s original book about his family’s move to the island many years ago.

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The book finished in the year 2006, and he’s finally completed the follow up, which contains some intriguing chapters like:  read more »

  • The Camel Sheds come back to life
  • We’re in trouble – welcome to the recession
  • The birth of Lanzarote Information

The Lanzarote Wine Run 2014

If you’re in Lanzarote next June, sign up to this event – you’ll love it!

From humble beginnings, The Wine Run has become a fabulous event, which celebrates so much of what makes Lanzarote special – our people, our sport, our weather, our food and our wine!

Wine Run 1  Wine Run 5  read more »

Jobs in Lanzarote, Cleaner

A property management company based in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote have a vacancy for a part time cleaner.

LI Jobs

A self employed cleaner is required from July, initially on a part time basis which could lead to more hours. Your own transport  would be essential if you live outside of Playa Blanca. Must be flexible, reliable, trustworthy and extremely thorough.  read more »

Street Circus in Lanzarote 17th June 2014

The street circus festival Circundado will be performing in Arrecife on Tuesday evening with three acts including clowns, acrobats and jugglers.

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The circus is free to watch and will take place from 19:00 in Parque José Ramírez Cerdá, which is situated on seafront of the capital by Calle Léon y Castillo.

There will be three different circus acts performing which have been confirmed as suitable for all ages:

Theater Leela: show bizarr!

Austrian artist Christoph Priesner discovered his talent for clowning and street theatre at an early age, studying at various schools in Europe before presenting his show in Europe, Asia and New Zealand. His show is about a clown without a mission who sets off on a journey that includes merry circus scenes to a tearful tragedy. Absurd. Burlesque. Suspense ...

Vértice: Nexos

An aerial dance which develops through movement and acrobatics using aerial circus elements of slings, straps and masts."The search for love on the limit, between life and death, in a blind society which is controlled by manipulation and power. Nexos, the only thing that remains is love” said Vértice.  read more »

Jameos Festival 2014

The Jameos Festival returns to Lanzarote this summer with three music events in the stunning natural space of the Jameos del Agua.

Jameos Festival 2014Jameos Festival Bus

Combining the latest trends for electronic music with spectacular light shows. Picón Group, the organisers of the Jameos Festival aim to surpass the success of the events held last year.

21st June:Marc Marzenit, Aböri/dbq & Mönster

19th July: Microtrauma, Dj Sinkro is death & Alkalino Rodríguez

9th August: Cora Novoa, Stricky Doom & Dr. Freud y Jyetur

Each of the sessions will start at 22:30 and finish at 04:30, there is a capacity for 450 people at each event. Tickets are priced at  read more »

Conservatory Music School end of year concerts

The Conservatory and Music School in Lanzarote are celebrating the end of the course with a series of concerts.

Fin de curos conciertos 16 18 y 19 JunGoya y Las Mujeres 16 Jun

Various students and teachers will be participating in three different concerts which have been organised to mark the end of the academic year 2013-2014.

Monday 16th June – Tías Indieras 19:00

Singers from the Aula de Canto de la Escuela Insular de Música will perform a recital of songs, jingles and tunes in a programme entitled Goya y las mujeres which has been composed by Enrique Granados. A different kind of concert with a repertoire rarely heard live. Free entry.  read more »

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