What's On

Exhibition: Knocking On Heavens Door by Romana G Brunnauer

A new exhibition opened in the Aljibe of Haría in Lanzarote at the weekend, entitled Knocking On Heavens Door , inspirations from a song by Bob Dylan.

Knocking on heavens door

The artist, Romana G. Brunnauer was born in Salzburg and lived in Munich for many years as a writer before relocating to Lanzarote in 2005. Bob Dylan wrote and sang the song Knockin’ On Heaven´s Door for the  read more »

Charity Sunset Cruise

Enjoy a sunset cruise along the coast of Lanzarote in aid of a good cause on Saturday 22nd September 2012.

Princesa Yaiza Boat Lanzarote

The two hour cruise leaves from the marina at Puerto Calero at 18:00. Passengers aboard the Princessa Yaiza can watch the sunset whilst drinking wine, beer and soft drinks as well as nibbles, all of which are included in the price. The boat returns to Puerto Calero at 20:00, perfect timing to enjoy a meal at one of the restaurants in the marina.

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Fiestas en Honor a Nuestra Señora de Los Dolores 2012

Today is the first day of the fiesta programme for Lanzarote’s Fiestas de Los Dolores which will continue until the 23rd September 2012.


Despite protests the official Romería de Los Dolores will be held on Sunday 16th September this year rather than the usual Saturday, this is the day when residents walk from their villages to make the pilgrimage to the tiny village of Mancha Blanca in Tinajo to honor the island’s patron saint of Los Dolores. Many choose to start from the Monumento al Campesino in San Bartolomé, dressed in traditional clothing the Conejeros walk 9km along the route to Mancha Blanca. Tourists are welcome to join in this annual tradition, you can buy the items of clothing from various shops in Arrecife, just look for the window displays.

A large craft fair accompanies the fiesta, this will be open from the 13th to 16th September from 11:00 to 22:00.  read more »

Religious Acts

Lanzarote Nightlife 6th-9th September 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 posted details of the Fiestas de Los Remedios in Yaiza.


Alexis Lemes y Alex Janssen in concert

Venue: Albergue de Tegoyo, Camino del Volcan II nº 10, Tegoyo, Lanzarote

Date: Saturday 8th September 2012

Time: 20:30

Details: Alexis Lemes & Alex Janssen in concert. Tickets are limited, all proceeds go to the renovation of the hostel.


Costa Teguise:

Zombie Love

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Exhibition: A World Of Paper by Marie Lalo

The collage exhibition "Un monde de papier" opens at the art gallery San Antonio in Tías on Thursday evening.

Exposicion Un monde de Papier 2012

Marie Lalo is the artist behind this collage collection, although born in Montreal Marie resides in  read more »

Charity Garage Sale This Weekend

Calor y Café, the Arrecife based charity have helped to feed and clothe the homeless in Lanzarote for the past 15 years. With the financial crisis they have also stepped in to help feed 88 families from lots of different nationalities who are living in Lanzarote. These families are in desperate need and relying on this charity to provide food for them every week.


Claudine Roper regularly collects second hand goods to raise money to help Sister Ana in the soup kitchen. This weekend  read more »

Lanzarote Nightlife 30th August - 2nd September 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.

Local fiestas are being celebrated in Yaiza with the Fiestas de Los Remedios and the Fiestas del Sagrado Corazón in Famara. We’ve already mentioned the #twitterlanz wine and tweets event in Tahíche.

Playa Blanca:

Swing Disco Pub

Venue: Swing Disco Pub, C.C. Papagayo (first floor), Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Date: Saturday 1st September 2012

Time: 23:00

Details: Ice Cream Fresh Party with JL Bausa and Dj Pedro Morales and live saxophone from Carlos. Free entry.


La Geria:

Chupadero Full Moon Party

Venue: El Chupadero, La Geria, Lanzarote

Date: Friday 31st August 2012

Time: 22:00

Details: Full Moon Party with Dj’s  read more »

Fiestas Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios 2012

Friday marks the start of the celebrations for the Fiestas de Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios in Yaiza, Lanzarote which continue until the 9th September.


The programme is varied and interesting including the muddy fun run K10 Xtreme Yaiza and an evening of folklore music and dancing at the Rubicón Festival. The traditional romeria procession will be held on Saturday 1st September at 19:00 leaving from the football ground for the Plaza de Los Remedios and the solemn procession the following Saturday with a firework display in the evening.

Fiestas de Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios 2012 Programme

Friday 31st August

20.30 Official opening of the fiestas by D. Francisco Padrón Viñas, in the Casa de la Cultura Benito Pérez Armas. Followed by the inauguration of the exhibition “ Costumbres y Tradiciones” en  la Casa de la Cultura Benito Pérez Armas

22.00 Noche de Baile y Parrandas with performances from Raíces, El Golpito y El Geito, in the Plaza de Ntra. Sra. de Los Remedios

Saturday 1st September

10.00 Market next to the church Nuestra Señora de Los Remedio organised by the Concejalía de Dinamización Social

11.00 Children’s bike race on dirt tracks in the village leaving from the Torrero zone

19.00 Mass

19.00 Romeria in honour of  read more »


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