Whats on in Lanzarote: August 2017

Here’s our What’s On information for events taking place in Lanzarote during August 2017.This page will be updated daily as new events are announced.

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31 July - 13 August: Fiestas de Nuestra Señora del Carmen

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Puerto del Carmen Festivities. We are still awaiting for the programme in a more legible format...

31 July - 5 August: LGTB World Arrecife Festival 2017

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More information about this LGTB Festival on https://lanzaroteinformation.co.uk/lgtb-world-arrecife-festival-2017/. 

31 July & 3 August: Cinema in English with Spanish subtitles"War for the Planet of the Apes"

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At Cinemas Atlántida in Arrecife at 19:25h. More information on https://lanzaroteinformation.co.uk/english-cinema-cine-lanzarote-31st-july-3rd-august-2017/. 

1 August: Silent Disco

Silent disco

Fun event at Rooftop Biosfera in Puerto del Carmen, playing 70’s & 80’s music. Tickets €10.

1, 4 & 5 August: Activities at the Marina Rubicón

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1 August: Music Night at 19:30h. 

4 August: Talk by Rafa Mesa from Reserva de la Biosfera regarding plastic, at Sala Sunsail in Plaza de Capitanía at 12h. 

4 August: Story-telling at Plaza La Marina at 20h

5 August: Rice Weekend at Casa Brígida; Paella Showcooking at 12h.  

2 August: Lecture: "Would you believe it?!"

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Free lecture by Barry Sergeant and Stuart Foster at Eliro Café Bar in Puerto del Carmen on the 2nd of August at 19h about how we have been cunningly deceived and find out about the very exciting changes that are in the offing. It's also a networking event (free glass of Cava on arrival!) to meet kindred folk who are also aware and awake, or just plain interested in becoming so. Limited places, so please confirm at https://www.facebook.com/events/2349026218656756/?acontext=%7B%22action_....

2 August: Table Top Sale

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In aid of The Kennel Klub, at Betty Boops in Puerto del Carmen at 16h. €5 for a stall, refreshments available. To book, please contact Carolyn Foy on https://www.facebook.com/BettyBoopsAtTheSussex. 

3-6 August: Fiesta de Nuestra Señora de La Peña 2017

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Festivities in Mozaga

4 August: I Certamen Miss Turismo Gay Puerto del Carmen 2017

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First Miss Gay Tourism Contest with two categories S and XL, presented by Ruiz Rodríguez and Nacha la Macha at the Harbour Square in Puerto del Carmen at 21:30h. 

4 August: SuperHada Patricia

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Story-telling at the Marina Lanzarote in Arrecife at 19:30h. 

4 August: Taller Salsa en Línea Estilo Los Ángeles

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Salsa Line Dancing, Los Angeles Style with Caribbean Swing at Agora in Playa Honda at 21h. Tickets €5. 

4 & 18 August: Jameos Music Festival

Jameos Music Festival 2017

Jameos Festival events on the 4th & 18th August with DJ's in the Jameos del Agua more info http://www.lanzaroteinformation.com/content/jameos-music-festival-2017

4-26 August: Exposición "Malvasía Volcánica y Personajes" By Chemarón XFON

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at Sala de Exposiciones El Aljibe in Haría. Inauguration on the 4th of August at 20h. It can be visited until the 26th of August, Monday to Saturday from 10 to 14h. 

5 August: Furniture Painting Workshop

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Paint your own furniture at Odd and Imperfect in Tías at 10h. Cost €50, it includes coffee and cake. 

5 August: Asadero benéfico

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Charity BBQ in aid of Aloha Life at the Beach Bar Luca in Costa Teguise at 12h. Tickets €20. 

5 August: Fiesta de la Vendimia

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Harvest Festival in Plaza San Roque in Tinajo from 12h onwards. Traditional music, food, drink and entertainment around the grapes harvesting. You are invited to attend dressed in white. 

5 August: III Acampada Nocturna; II Campeonato de Precisión Diablillos del Aire 2017

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Aeromodelling Exhibition next to the Complejo Agro Industrial in Teguise at 12h. 

5 August: Barrabas Sound System

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Reggae Night at Alchemistry Molecular Cocktail Bar in Puerto Calero at 19h. 

5 August: Campeonato Skate Miniramp

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Skate Tournament at the Casa de la Juventud in Arrecife at 16h. 

6 August: Exposición "Somos de colores"

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Collective exhibition at the Convento de Santo Domingo at 12:30h showcasing the works of F. Jesús Carreño, Grise Malayerba, Aránzazu Pérez, Gustavo Gonzáles, Pedro Pérez and Sandec. 

6 August: Mercado Agrícola y Artesanal San Bartolomé

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Monthly produce and craft market at Plaza León y Castillo in San Bartolomé from 9 to 14h. This month's theme is cheese, with a workshop on how to make it and children's entertainment at 10h and live music by Parranda Raíces at 12h. 

6 August: Travesía a Nado 2017

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Centro Deportivo Fariones Open Waters Swim in Puerto del Carmen at 12:30h

6, 13, 20 & 27 August: "Las Manos"

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Screening of the documentary that explains the origin of the CACT, Lanzarote's Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism, first hand from those who work alongside César Manrique.  Every Sunday until the 1st of October at Jameos del Agua at 12:30h. 

7-24 August: Fiestas de San Bartolomé 2017

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San Bartolomé Festivities.

8 August: Odd and Imperfect Shop Openning

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Frenchic stockist shop will be opening in Tías, Avenida Central number 39 (next door to La Esquina restaurant) at 10am.

9 August: Zumba Master Class 

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With Zumba Fitness Lanzarote at the Harbour in Puerto del Carmen at 20h. 

10 August: La Guardia en concierto

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Concert at the Varadero in Puerto del Carmen at 21:30h. 

10-12 August: XXVIII Memorial de Fútbol "Juan Morales Cáceres"

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Footbal Tournament at the Campo Municipal Los Volcanes in Tinajo on the 10th & 11th of Augst at 21h and on the 12th from 18h. 

11 August: IV Concierto Homenaje Alfredo Kraus

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Charity homage to the Canarian tenor in aid of A.F.O.L. at Teatro Cine Atlántida at 21h. Tickets €15. 

11-12 August: Festival de Rock San Ginés

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26th edition of this Rock Festival that will take place at the Parking in Calle Canalejas in Arrecife at20:30h.

11-25 August: Fiestas de San Ginés 2017

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San Ginés Festivities in Arrecife. 

12 August: Triyaiza Run & Triyaiza Run Kids

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Charity race in Playa Blanca with two distances for kids: 600m and 1km and two for adutls: 5km and 10km. Registrations on http://www.cronolinecanarias.com/event/triyaiza-run/.

12 August: Triatlón Real Club Nautico

Club Nautico events

Real Club Náutico de Arrecife open water swim on the 12th August.

12 August: Día Internacional de la Juventud

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International Youth Day Celebrations at the Harbour in Puerto del Carmen from 11h. 11h: Chess Tournament12:30h: Chalanas race13:30h: Jolateros race13:30H Parascending 14h: Kayaking and Banana Boat Ride16h: DJ Workshop17h: Zumba 21:30h: Concert with Salvapantallas and TreintaytantosFinishing up with the traditional Verbena. 

12 August: III Carrera Solidaria "Ponte en mis pies"

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Charity race in aid of Flora Acoge, with categories for children, 5km and 10km distances. At the Parque Ramirez Cerdá in Arrecife on the at 11h. 

12 August: Lluvia de estrellas fugaces

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Shooting Stars Observation with Astronomía Lanzarote at the Castillo de San Gabriel at 21:30h. Free entrance. 

13 August: Mingle 

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A new evening event for single people to meet and make new friends, dance if you feel like it or just mingle and chat in a welcoming environment. At Lively Lady Showbar in Costa Teguise on the 13th of August at 21h. 

14 August: Vertical Nocturna Famara Total 2017

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Night Vertical Race in Caleta de Famara on the 24th of August at 21:30h with a route of 5km with a total altitude change of 600m. More information and registrations on  http://bit.ly/2sJec7C. 

18-19 August: She 1918 Fest

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The first music festival with a 100% femenine line up. In Playa Bastián in Costa Teguise. Head lined by Olga Ryazanova and also with the performances of Marien Novi, Pretty Pink, Tenkeys, Isabela Clerc and Nuria Scarp. Tickets from €17 to €32.

18-19 August: Taller de cianotipia

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Cyanotype Workshop at Ars Magna in Puerto del Carmen on the 18th of August at 18:30h and 19th of August at 11h. Cost €30, including materials. Registration by emailing info@dobleobjetivo.com. 

19 August: Salida Inclusiva al Aquapark Costa Teguise con Creciendo Yaiza

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Day Out at the Aquapark Costa Teguise with Creciendo Yaiza. Tickets: adult €15 (€14 for members); child €12 (€10 members), including entry and lunch. Return bus service available for €3 per person. More information by emailing crediendoyaiza@gmail.com or by calling 693 549 742. 

19 August: XXV Triatlón Real Club Náutico de Arrecife

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Sprint triathlon, relay and 3 children categories at 13h in Arrecife. Registration until the 15th of August on https://trinauticoarrecife.trackingsport.com/events/modalidades.xhtml. 

19 August: 28º Festival Campesino

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With folkoric group Los Campesinos in Arrecife. 

19-20 August: Torneo Nocturno Baloncesto

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Night Basketball Tournament, Junior and Senior, male and female categories in Ciudad Deportiva, Titerroy's Pabellón Municipal and Pabellón IES Blas de Cabrera in Arrecife at 20h. 

20 August: Famara Total 2017

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A trail race with 4 distances: 7, 14, 18 and 42km set in one of the most breath-taking scenaries of the island. More information and inscriptions on http://famaratotal.com/en/. 

25 August: Rosana en Concierto

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Concert of the internationally aclaimed singer song-writter from Lanzarote at Playa del Reducto in Arrecife  at 21h. 

26-27 Torneo Isla de Lanzarote - Ciudad de Arrecife 

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ITF Beach Tennis Tournament in Arrecife. 

26 August: Copa AA (open water swim race)

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Open water swims on the 6th, 12th & 26th Copa Aguas Abiertas Lanzarote more info http://www.lanzaroteinformation.com/content/open-water-swim-races-lanzar...

27 August: Fiesta en Catamaran - Final de Temporada

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End of Season Catamaran Party for over 18s in La Graciosa, free boat departing from Órzola at 11h. Tickets €25. 

Starlight Open Cinema Schedule August 2017

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The rooptop cinema  listings for this month. More information on https://lanzaroteinformation.co.uk/starlightaug17/. 

1-30 August: Activities at Deiland

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Mondays and Wednesdays at 18:30h: Children's activities

1-12 August: Photography Exhibition from the "IV Concierto en Vela"

4 August: Premier of "Transformers: El último Caballero"

6 August at 11:30h: Workshop making table games with recycled materials

12-13 August: Prizes Draw

15 August at 20h: Acroyoga Workhop

18 August: Premier of "Valerian y la Ciudad de los mil Planetas"

20 August at 11:30h: Bouncy Castle

25 August: Premier of "Tadeo Jones 2: El Secreto del Rey Midas"

27 August at 11:30h: Model for one Day Workshop

30 August at 18:30h: End of Summer Party




Events at Casino de Lanzarote in Puerto del Carmen during August 2017

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All events starting at 21h, unless otherwise stated.  

1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 August: Poker Texas Hold'em "Super Tuesday" Tournament

3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 August: Poker Texas Hold'em "Super Thursday" Tournament

5 & 6 August: Poker Texas Hold'em Tournament - Main Event

7, 14, 21 & 28 August: Mystery Mondays Special, from 10h to 14h. 

11 August: Black Jack and Joker's Day

18 August: Jack Pot "Red of Black" Night

19 August: Poker Texas Hold'em Tournament - Parallel Event

1-26 August: Activities at the Biosfera Shopping Center In Puerto del Carmen

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All the events are on at 20h. 

1 August: Miss Gay Contest 

5 August: Drag Queen

12 August: Zancudo Giant Worm

26 August: Juggling with fire