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.
The carnival party starts in Tinajo today.
Events include a Carrera de Mascaritas on Sunday, with a fancy dress race for children and adults to compete in, plus the carnival procession which departs from the football ground on Saturday at 19:00.
Carnival Programme Tinajo 2015
Wednesday 4th & Thursday 5th March
16:30 – 19:30 Various carnival themed activities for children in the Salón Parroquial
Thursday 5th March
18:00 – 22:00 Fiesta de Carnaval para los Mayores (pensioners carnival party) in the Salón Social
Friday 6th March
18:00 – 20:30 Pasacalle (street parade) with read more »
Tickets are selling fast for the Orquesta Clásica de Lanzarote’s performance of El Fantasma de la Máscara Dorada on the 19th March.
The Phantom of the Golden Mask will be performed in schools on the 16th, 17th & 18th March. Plus two performances open to the public on the 19th March at 19:00 and 21:00. The earlier performance is now sold out on the 19th March, there are seats remaining for 21:00 at the moment. read more »
Next week the English movies in Lanzarote are reduced to one, on Monday the 2nd and Thursday the 5th of March.
At Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife, at the unchanged time of 19:30: American Sniper. Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind. Starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller, directed by Clint Eastwood based on Chris Kyle´s biography.
There are no English movies at Multicines Deiland Multicines in Playa Honda next week. read more »
There’s a lot on this weekend in Lanzarote, it’s carnival time in Haría and we’ve already published details of these events including the Feria del Queso in Playa Blanca, Castle Concert in Teguise, Jack & The Beanstalk Panto in Puerto del Carmen and Lanzarote Extreme Fest in Arrecife
Here’s some more events from around the island……
The Día de Andalucía will be celebrated in the Plaza Santa Elena in Playa Honda on Saturday 28th February from 12:30. Organised by Al-Andalus the traditional anthem will be played with the raising of the flag. Before Andalucian themed entertainment including music, dancing, singing, food and horseriding. Antonio de la Rosa will be performing flamenco at 17:00 with dancer María José.
Puerto del Carmen:
The Music Marathon is in Puerto del Carmen on Sunday 1st March with live music from read more »
The carnival party heads north in Lanzarote this weekend, to the town of Haría. This is one of the favourite locations to celebrate carnival, there’s normally a great atmosphere in the plaza for the after party.
The African themed carnival poster was designed by artist Jaime Romero who is a master at designing carnival queen outfits and has an exhibition of his work in the Aljibe during carnival in Haría.
The centre of Haría will be closed to traffic on Saturday 28th February, with diversions around the village. Vehicles travelling on read more »
Plans are being finalised for the Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote.
This holiday resort in Lanzarote is very popular with Irish visitors, it’s become an annual tradition to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day here on the 17th March with a parade and live music.
The harbour in the old town area of Puerto del Carmen will be the focus for this year’s event, there are at least 10 Irish bars confirmed as participating with market and live music. We’re expecting a parade down the Avenida de Las Playas to be confirmed for the evening.
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This Saturday the 28th of February the island has a treat in store for anybody who is a fan of heavy metal music!
The Lanzarote Extreme Fest will be staged at the Recinto Ferial in Arrecife, in collaboration with Cultura Arrecife & Asociacion Musical y Cultural Montaña de Fuego. Five bands from three different islands have been brought together in one big festival for our enjoyment!
From Gran Canaria: The Zeronaut & Searching For A Hidden Place (YouTube)
From Tenerife: Tserjnobyl & read more »