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.
This book is a great guide to Puerto del Carmen: The Camel Guide to Puerto del Carmen and Tias
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.
St. George’s day is celebrated in England today, on the 23rd of April. Not so here in Lanzarote, the English community will be celebrating the event on Saturday 26th of April.
Actually the event wasn’t going to happen this year, it’s only come to fruition following a campaign by The Skatoons to keep the annual tradition going. The St. George’s Day Party will be held once again in the Centro Comercial Montaña Tropical which is situated on Calle Toscón in the old town of Puerto del Carmen, overlooking the harbour. It’s not just an event for the English, all nationalities are very welcome, this is a free live music event from read more »
The English movies are back to normal this coming week in Lanzarote being shown twice on Monday the 21st and Thursday the 24th of April.
At Multicines Deiland in Playa Honda:
At the later time of 22:300, Captain America: The Winter Soldier in 3D continues to be shown. Captain America's alter ego Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan).
At Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife :
At the same time of 19:30, Noah with Russell Crowe playing the part of the legendary biblical title character who God has appointed to rescue the human race and the animal kingdom from the floods of all floods. Jennifer Connelly is Naameh, Noah's wife and Anthony Hopkins, Methuselah.
Newly introduced at read more »
It’s the long bank holiday weekend for Easter with public holidays on Thursday and Friday. We’ve published details of Easter themed events and church services here: Easter Lanzarote 2014.
This weekend there’s timple concerts in La Graciosa, soulful jazz in La Geria, a charity concert including The Skatoons in Costa Teguise and a selection of club events to celebrate the long weekend.
Venue: Plaza del Puerto, Caleta de Sebo, La Graciosa, Lanzarote
Friday 18th & Saturday 19th April 2014
Details: Encuentro de Timples La Graciosa with Laura Martel on Friday and Yone Rodríguez on Saturday.
Laura Martel was born in Valsequillo, Gran Canaria and began to show her musical talent from an early age, starting music school at 4 years old. Laura took up the Canarian timple instrument at the age of 6 and began studying Timple Solista when she was 8, attending lessons with well known timple musicians including José Antonio Ramos, Benito Cabrera, Totoyo Millares & Domingo Rodríguez “El Colorao”.
Yone Rodríguez was born in Agaete, Gran Canaria and is one of the most prominent members of the new generation of timple players in the Canaries. From the age of 7 he learned to play the timple from professor Rafael García. At the age of 9 he started learning from one of the timple greats José Antonio Ramos and in his teenage years Néstor García.
Venue: read more »
Due to Easter, there will only be English cinema shown on Monday 14th April.
At Multicines Deiland in Playa Honda:
At the same time of 19:50, Captain America: The Winter Soldier continues to be shown. Captain America's alter ego Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan).
At Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife : read more »
The Easter holidays are celebrated on Thursday and Friday in Lanzarote, rather than Friday and Monday in the UK, so we still enjoy a long weekend but it starts earlier. This year Easter or Semana Santa in Spanish falls on Jueves Santo 17th April and Viernes Santo 18th of April.
If you’d like to know what’s happening in Lanzarote for Easter please book mark this page, we’ve already included those programmes that have been published and we’ll continue to update the details, as more events are confirmed.
Puerto del Carmen:
We’ve already posted details of the Farmer’s Market & Gastronomy Fair in Tinajo this weekend, plus the English cinema and exhibition opening at Barstro tonight. Here’s what else is happening around the island of Lanzarote.
La Villa de Teguise:
Venue: Three stages situated at 1 - Plaza de la mareta, 2 - Plaza de la Constitución & 3 - C/ Plaza de San Francisco
Date: Saturday 12th April 2014
Time: 11:00 – 23:00
Details: Teguise Music Showcase including 12 hours of live music will be performed across 3 stages in the historic old capital of La Villa de Teguise. The event is to support the local bands here in Lanzarote, representatives from promoters, producers, record companies, festival organisers, radio stations and journalists have been invited to Lanzarote see for themselves the talent of our artists. (Invited guests include: El Hombre Bala Records, Salan Producciones, REC Rock en Canarias, Fuerteventura en Música, La Carpintería, Festival Keroxen, En Bandeja de plata, The Paper Club, Radio 3, Canarias Suena, La Tierra, Radio Televisión Canaria, Canarias Ruido, Mojo Club, Cadena 40 Principales y Click and Roll “Música y Redes”)
Teguise Music Showcase Programme
Venue: read more »
The third edition of the Feria de la Cabra y Cochino Negro will be held at the Plaza de Los Dolores in Mancha Blanca this weekend.
There are two events for the Mercado Agrícola y Artesanal de “Los Dolores” organised by Tinajo council as part of the weekend. The VII Muestra de Ganado livestock show opens at 6pm on Saturday, continuing on Sunday and the III Feria de la Cabra y el Cochino Negro opens at 10:30 on Sunday. Visitors will be able to see examples of our local farming livestock including goats, sheep, pigs, cows, donkeys and camels as well as sample local gastronomy from a selection of local restaurants, dairies and wineries.
As with previous editions of the Saborea Lanzarote food fairs read more »