What's On

Exhibition: Cinema Posters by Margrit & Peter Sickert

Among the many German residents in our island, we have two renowned designers, Margrit and Peter Sickert who have lived in Las Breñas since 1975.

himmelmutter kusters fahrt zum himmelThe American Friend Peter Sickert

Between the 60s and the 80s this couple designed more than 300 cinema posters for directors such as Wim Wenders, Rainer Fassbinder, Martin Scorsese, Ettore Scola and Jean-Luc Godard.

Their work has been acknowledged internationally and they were awarded the European Culture Prize of the European Union in 1999.

The exhibition has already been shown in  read more »

Haría Christmas Fiesta Programme 2012 - 2013

The pueblo of Haría has been decorated, including the huge real Christmas tree with presents near the children’s playground and festive lights hanging in the plaza and streets. The nativity scene has been built in the plaza this year, by the stage area and is now open for viewing.

Fiestas_de_Navidad_y_Reyes_2012_2013_Hariachristmas tree

The circus entertainers return to the Plaza this year as does the popular Rastro Market in the first week of January.

Christmas Festivities 2012/13

Exhibition Marianne Davis

The Marianne Davis sculpture exhibition entitled ‘¡Muere y llega a ser!’ is open for viewing in El Aljibe until the 4th January.

Friday 21st December

10:00 The Kings will visit the schools in the municipality

17:00 – 19:00 Activities for children with a film Galactarium and cosmic storytelling in the Ludoteca Municipal next to the children’s playa area in Haría

Saturday 22nd December

11:00 Film Galactarium, stars of Christmas stories in the Plaza de Haría

12:00 Rancho de Pascua of Haría at the craft market in the plaza

20:30 Christmas Concert with the students from the local music school in the Centro Sociocultural La Tegala

Sunday 23rd December

09:00 Family excursion to visit the Belenes of the island, leaving from the plaza

Monday 24th December

24:00 Midnight mass (Misa del Gallo) with  read more »

Tinajo Christmas Fiesta Programme 2012-2013

Tinajo definitely win the competition for the best Christmas lights again this year, the roundabout by the church is spectacular and worth a drive over to have a look one evening.

Alexis Lemes in concert 28 DecNew Year Dolores 2012

Christmas Festivities 2012/13

Thursday 20th December

20:30 First circuit of Christmas Songs with the choir, music school and band from Tinajo in the San Roque church

Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd December

10:00 – 21:00 Gran Mercadillo Navideño (Christmas Market) in  read more »

Arrecife Christmas Fiesta Programme 2012 - 2013

We’ve finally found a copy of the event programme for Christmas in Arrecife, the lights were switched on last Friday, so the Capital is already looking festive including the Castle of San Gabriel and the Puente de las Bolas bridge.

Castillo San Gabriel

This year the council have opted for LED lights which will reduce the energy consumption required to light up the capital, more than 200 motifs have been displayed throughout the city, they’ll be switched off on the 7th January after Kings.

Christmas Festivities 2012/13

17th December to 5th January

11:00 – 21:00 Traditional Christmas Craft Market each day in the Parque José Ramírez Cerdá

Thursday 20th December

21:00 Christmas Concert at Cine Atlántida with Coral Polifónica, Yanira Martín & Chago Melián, Juanjo López & Eva Ruiz.

Friday 21st December

21:00 Canto a la Navidad (Singing for Christmas) with  read more »

Lanzarote Nightlife 20th - 24th December 2012

Here’s our weekly nightlife guide as to what’s on in the pubs, clubs and other events this weekend, including Christmas Eve on Monday, across the island of Lanzarote.

Don’t forget that there’s lots of Christmas events listed on our Lanzarote Christmas Guide too.

Puerto del Carmen:

ALD Charity Concert (2)

Venue: Clancy's Bar, Old Town Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote

Date: Friday 21st December 2012

Time: 14:00 – 02:00

Details: Charity Concert to raise funds in aid of the ALD charity. Valeria Kavanagh’s 8 year old son has this disease which was featured in the film Lorenzo’s Oil. The money raised will be donated for research. The musicians playing are Holly Duffy, Charlie & Nolita, Andy King, Kelly Noble & Roger, Andy Reynolds, Rory Gallagher, Collie Farell, Stephen Perrie, Las Encantadas, Bare Footing, Tommy Hefferman & THe Skatoons.

Christmas Parade

Venue:  read more »

San Bartolomé Christmas Fiesta Programme 2012 - 2013

The Christmas Programme of events for the municipality of San Bartolomé, which includes Playa Honda & Güime, commenced on the 3rd December with a Christmas campaign to collect non perishable goods for the residents association.


Christmas Festivities 2012/13

Wednesday 12th December

19:00 Christmas Concert from the music school of Toñín Corujo in the Teatro Municipal de San Bartolomé. Free entry

Friday 14th December

21:00 Unveiling of the Belén (Nativity Scene) in the Plaza León y Castillo with the band and choir from San Bartolomé. The Belén will be open to visit until the 7th January

Saturday 15th December

20:30 Musicales en Concierto with Giovanni Bardi in the Teatro Municipal de San Bartolomé. Tickets €10 from the municipal offices and Luna Records

17:00 San Bartolomé Shopping, special late night opening and entertainment for al the family until 23:00 on Avenida Alcalde Antonio Cabrera Barrera (Avenida de Las Palmeras)

17:30 Opening of the exhibition  Crea Joven in the La Bodeguita de la Casa Cerdeña

20:00 Award ceremony for Crea Joven at the San Bartolomé Shopping event

Sunday 16th December

10:00-17:00 Gastronomy & Artisan Christmas Market with traditional food and craft items in the Parque Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente

12:00 Performance from the municipal folklore school of San Bartolomé

19:00 Living Belén in Playa Honda with performances from Coro Rociero Al-Andalus entre Alisios y Levante & la Escuela Municipal de Folclore de San Bartolomé in the Plaza Santa Elena

20:00 Christmas Act in the Centro Cívico de El Islote with Agrupación Folclórica La Peña

Tuesday 18th December

19:30 Christmas Act in the Centro Cívico de Güime with a performance from the Escuela Municipal de Folclore de San Bartolomé

Wednesday 19th December

20:00 Rancho de Pascua after mass in the Iglesia de San Bartolomé, with a performance from  read more »

Lanzarote Nightlife 13th - 16th December 2012

Here’s our weekly nightlife guide as to what’s on in the pubs, clubs and other events this weekend across the island of Lanzarote.

We’ve already mentioned the European Film Festival, Langaia Festival and don’t forget that there’s lots of Christmas events listed on our Lanzarote Christmas Guide.

Puerto Calero:

Puerto Calero Concert

Venue: Plaza de Las Carpas, Puerto Calero, Lanzarote

Date: 16th December 2012

Time: 16:00

Details: Lanzarote Fantasia – Musical Extravaganza with performances from Branislav Spasojevic, Camilla Paulsson, Marlene Pierce & Ricardo Araya Pistone.

More Information: Lanzarote Fantasia


Puerto del Carmen:

Piel de Toro fashion show Cafe La Ola

Venue: Cafe La Ola  read more »

Adislan Cabaret

The Asociación de Personas con Discapacidad de Lanzarote (Adislan) is a local charity that offers support and help to people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

Cabaret poster

They are going to put on a show, quite literally, as they'll perform part of the well-known musical "Cabaret" this Thursday the 13th of December, between  read more »


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