Here’s our What’s On information for events taking place in Lanzarote during January 2017. This page will be updated daily as new events are announced.
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1-31 January: Lanzarote y la tarjeta postal
Visit the Casa Amarilla in Arrecife to see the exhibition “Lanzarote y la target postal" which is a collection of postcards that have been reproduced dating back to the XIX century. La Casa Amarilla is on Leon y Castillo, the main pedestrian shopping street in the capital, it’s open from 10:00 to 20:00 Monday to Friday, and Saturday 10:00 to 14:00.
1-10 January: Photography Exhibition
Exhibition of the works of the inmates of Tahiche prison at the Art Gallery El Quirófano in Arrecife.
1-21 January: "Mixtura colectiva" Exhibition
Collective exhibition at El Aljibe in Haría.
1-22 January: "Retrospectiva: Técnica Mixta"
Exhibition By Alfonso Valls Cabrera at the Convento de Santo Domingo in Teguise.
1-28 January: Vidas Truncadas" Exhibition
Photography exhibition by Sergio Dénis and Nieves Delgado at the Art Gallery in Charco de San Ginés in Arrecife.
1-31 January: "Drawings & Paintings" Exhibition.
By Inge Koetzier van Hooff in Playa Blanca.
1-31 January: "Gen80" Exhibition
Collective exhibition at CIC El Almacén.
1 January: Quedada de natación
Andrés Martín Ferrer and his family started a tradition amongst local swimmers to welcome in the New Year with a 1200m swim around the Islote de Fermina from Playa del Reducto in Arrecife. Now in it’s 5th year, the swim will take place at 13:00 and anyone is welcome to join in. This is a fun event, not a competition and due to the popularity, the Ayuntamiento de Arrecife are providing safety measures. All participants are invited for a hot chocolate on the beach afterwards. CANCELLED DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
1-31 January: Exhibition "Discover Tinajo"
The participating photograpies that took part on the Photography Contest can be viewed until the end of February at Tinajo's Teatro Municipal, Monday to Friday from 9 to 14h and from 16 to 20h.
2-4 January: MalabHaría
MalabHaría is a popular circus festival held in Haria in the north of Lanzarote. These performers wow the crowds with a variety of circus acts over 3 days, which co-incides with a second hand market in the plaza.
Monday 2nd January: From 16:30 to 20:00 Christmas Flea Market in the Square. 18:00 Concert in the Square. 20:30 “Elegants" Show. Pabellón de Haría.
Tuesday 3rd January: From 16:30 to 20:00 Christmas Flea Market in the Square. 18:00 Concert in the Square. 20:30 Circus Gala in the Pabellón de Haría.
Wednesday 4th January: From 16:30 to 20:00 Christmas Flea Market in the Square. 17:30 Circus Show in the Square. 18:30 Visit of Your Majesties the Three Wise Men to collect the letters at the C.S.C. La Tegala in Haría. 20:30 Circus Gala in the Pabellón.
4 January: Joven Orquestra de Canarias
The youth orchestra will be performing a new year concert at the Convento de Santo Domingo in La Villa de Teguise on the 4th January at 21:00. Free entry.
4-5 January: Cabalgata de Reyes (Kings Processions)
4 January 19:00 Parade of Your Majesties the Three Wise Men in Playa Honda departing from the Explanada de Guacimeta going through Calles Mástil and San Borondón to finish up in Calle Mayor (Outdoors Shopping Area)
5 January Kings processions are held throughout the seven municipalities of Lanzarote, we will confirm where and when you can find Melchor, Gaspar & Baltasar riding camels once the festive programmes have been published. 15:45 Route through the villages of the municipality of Your Majesties the Three Wise Men, departing from Charco del Palo. 16.30 The Three Wise Men Parade in La Graciosa. 17:00 Grand parade of Your Majesties the Three Wise Men in the municipality of Tinajo. Departure from the Fútbol Pitch to San Roque's Square. 17:00 Three Wise Men Parade in Yaiza. Your Majesties will be accompanied by the Municipal Ban, Yaiza's Comparsa, people in stilts, jugglers and children's characters. Departure from the Galería de Arte passing through Calle Vista finishing up with a big party in Plaza de Los Remedios. 18:00 Cabalgata de Majestades los Reyes Magos de Oriente in Tías. Departing from Restaurante Las Viñas along the Avenida Central and Calle Libertad to the Pabellón Municipal. 18:00 The Kings Procession in Arrecife, departing from Recinto Ferial finishing up at the Puente de Las Bolas with a teather performance at the entrance of the dock. 19:00 Grand parade of the Three Wise Men, with representation of the house of Herod and giving away of gifts in the plaza de Haría. 19:00 Parade of Your Majesties the Three Wise Men in San Bartolomé departing from the IES San Bartolomé going through the Avenida Alcalde Antonio Cabrera Barrera and Calle Rubicón to finish up in Parque Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente. 19:00 Parade of the Three Wise Men in Playa Blanca accompanied by Batucada Villa Pipol, Yaiza's Comparsa, people in stilts, jugglers and children's characters. Departure from the Centra Bus Station going along Calle Jaime Quesada and Avenida Papagayo finishing up in the Plaza del Carmen. 19.00 The Three Wise Men Parade. Historical Centre of Teguise with entertainment groups. 19:30 Cabalgata de Reyes in Puerto del Carmen. Departing from the Biosfera shopping centre passing through the old town to the Plaza del Varadero to collect letters from the children, before continuing along the Avenida de Las Playas.
7 January: Cantan a Disney en Navidad
Join the Jóvenes Cantadores (young singers) for a Christmas Disney spectacular at the municipal theatre in San Bartolomé. Tickets cost €10 from Casa Ajei. The show starts at 20:00.
7-31 January: International Music Festival of the Canary Islands
Fourteen concerts will be performed throughout the month of January in La Graciosa and Lanzarote for the 33rd edition of the FIMC. More info:
Red Beard will be presenting their new spectacular with the Wild West Chamber Orchestra at El Salinero theatre in Arrecife on the 7th January. Their genre is blues, country and American folk music. Tickets €10 available online through Cultura Lanzarote website.
Entitled "The physics of the Sun from the interior to the outer atmosphere", it will be held in Arrecife. It's organized by IAC - Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias. More information on http://www.iac.es/congreso/solarnet-4meeting/.
17 & 19 January: Open Doors Day at CIC El Almacén
Regarding the Creative Industries and Cultural Tourism Hub on the 17th and the 19th, from 10h to 13h. Organised by the Lanzarote Chamber of Commerce.
17 January: Practical course on vine pruning and grafting
With wine expert Alberto González at the CSC Tiagua at 20h. More information at the Concejalía de Agricultura y Ganadería (Centro Agrotecnológico) or calling 928 52 23 17 / 609 53 4062 or emailing Agustín Méndez at email@example.com.
17-31 January: Draw for 20 x 2 tickets to the cinema
“The Goonies" at Starlight Cinema at the Biosfera SC on the 4th of February. You need to like the Biosfera SC Facebook page, share the post of the draw and tell them what is your favourite cinema quote. T&C on http://www.biosferaplaza.es/gana-una-de-las-20-entradas-dobles-para-ver-los-goonies-en-el-starlight-cinema/.
17-31 January: Exhibition"Lo que queda de un después"
Paintings by Ceferino Franquis Garcés at the Art Gallery on T2 at the Airport. It can be visited until the end of February.
18 January: Chat about the register of agricultural machinery
How to get agricultural machinery officially registered and prepared to be inspected to be able to administer pesticides. In Teguise at 20h. More information at the Concejalía de Agricultura y Ganadería (Centro Agrotecnológico) or calling 928 52 23 17 / 609 53 4062 or emailing Agustín Méndez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
18 January: Presentation of the Single Point of Contact for Renewable Energies
Aim to make enquiries and projects involving renewable energies, both for private people and business, easier. At the Centro de Investigación Empresarial at 10:30h. Organised by Cabildo de Lanzarote & Cámara Comercio Lanzarote. 19 January: Live Music with El Versonado CanallaFlamenco, blues & Spanish pop at Vintage Terraza Bar in Arrecife at 20h.
18 & 19 January: Virgin Mountain
Cinema in Islandic with Spanish subtitles at CIC El Almacén in Arrecife at 21:00h. Tickets 3€
18-31 January: XVII Tournament of Bola Canaria de Madera "Abuelos Conejeros"
Wood boules tournament for over 60s at Parque Municipal de Maneje in Arrecife, every Wednesday at 16:30h until the 10th of June.
19 January: Course on how to handle goats
From their feeding, to baby goats and their mothers and the milking stations. At the CSC in Tao at 21h. More information at the Concejalía de Agricultura y Ganadería (Centro Agrotecnológico) or calling 928 52 23 17 / 609 53 4062 or emailing Agustín Méndez at email@example.com.
19 January: El Versonado Canalla
Live music at Vintage Terraza Bar in Arrecife on Thursday 19th January from 20:00, including flamenco, blues and Spanish pop.
19-22 January: Meet Kitt from the Knight Rider
A unique opportunity to meet the amazing car from the TV Series.
20 January: Lanzarote Digital Planetarium: "Los cielos del sur"
21 January: Glasgow Rangers Legends v England Premier Select
The Terrace Bar at the Princesa Yaiza Hotel in Playa Blanca is holding a fun day of football and entertainment on Saturday 21st January- The event is supporting Creciendo Yaiza.
21 January: Inauguration of Shala Planetario
Free activities all day. Reservation required. Located in Tías. -10:30 Pranayama and Hatha Yoga-12:00 Pilates and TRX-13:00 Yoga in pairs-14:30 Lunch, a healthy and vegan meal-17:30 Aero Yoga-18:45 Streching Dance-19:30 Osho's Dinamic Kundalini meditation
21 January: Rozalen
Rozalen will be performing at the theatre in San Bartolomé on Saturday 21st January at 21:00. Tickets €18 available from Casa Ajei and municipal office in Playa Honda.
21 January: "Sigue la música" (Follow The Music)
The 3rd edition of this simultaneous event where 550 music students do a little parade starting at 11:30h in every Canary island followed by a free concert at 12h:-In Lanzarote, CIEM's Band and Brass Band will perform at the Recova in Arrecife. -In La Graciosa, Centro Insular de Lanzarote's Choir and Guitar Quartet will perform at the Church.
21 January: Tibetan bowls and gong concert
At Shala Planetario in Tías at 21h. Voluntary contribution. Reservation required.
21 January: Tennis table
At Deiland Shopping Centre at 10h.
21 January: Karate - katas
Katare clubs of the island Kárate Ajei San Bartolomé, Lanzarote Kárate Club, CD Suhari Kárate Tías, CD PoliArrecife and CD Kárate Seito de Haría meet at the Pabellón Municipal in Haría at 09:30h.
22 January: Max Santalucia Trio
Live music at El Chupadero in La Geria at 20h.
23 & 26 January: Cinema in English
"Collateral beauty" at Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife at 20h. More information on http://www.lanzaroteinformation.com/content/english-cinema-lanzarote-23rd-and-26th-january-2017.
24, 26, 30 & 31 January: Mask workshop
Make your own Carnival Mask, aimed at children aged 10 onwards. At Plaza El Pavón in Tías at 17h.
25 January: Mexican Party
At Waikiki Bar in Playa Blanca from 20h until late! Plenty of promotions and music DJ Stevie Essex.
25 January: Performance Feng Shui
30 minutes to transform your life with D. Didier at Escuela de Arte Pancho Lasso in Arrecife at 18:30h. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 928 17 79 76, 655 197 043 or 676 23 12 23.
25 & 26 January: "La puerta abierta"
Cinema in Spanish at CIC El Almacén at 21h.Tickets €3.
25-31 January: Registration for the II Contest of Carnival Mannequins
The contest will take place during the Carnival celebrations in Arrecife.
26 January: Literary Thursdays - The 27 Generation
Conference about the "silver age" of Spanish literature, with writers and poets such as García Lorca, Rafael Alberti, Pedro Salinas or Vicente Aleixandre.
26 January to 3 February: Fiestas Patronales en honor a Nuestra Señora de La Candelaria y San Blas de Tías
Tías' Patron Saint Festivities involving a wide range of activities including music and children's activities.
26 & 27 January: Charity wine tasting
At Casa Seño Justo in Tías at 19:30h. Tickets 25€. In aid of "Pequeño Valiente", a local charity for children with cancer. With sumiller Gustavo Palomo.
27 January: Historical Conference about Don Diego de Brito y Lugo
Don Diego de Brito y Lugo was Governor of Lanzarote and Lieutenant of the Marquis. Conference by historian and archivist Víctor M. Bello Jiménez at Casa-Museo del Timple in Teguise at 20h.
27 January: VIII Anniversary of Escuela de Danza Anmy Rodríguez
At the Teatro Municipal de Tías at 20h. Free entrance.
27 January: Presentation of Maresía
A new beer with Malvasía grape at Cerveza NAO in Arrecife in collaboration with Bodega Vulcano de Lanzarote at 20h.
28 January: PerRUNos 2017
Run with your pet to raise funds & awareness about adoptions. Starting at 11h and with a route of 4km, you can run with your pet or alone. Organised by Huella A Huella.Registration 6€ on www.yaiza.es/perrunos.
28 January: Family Musical: "La Sirenita: una aventura ecológica"
At Sala Teatro Atlántida in Arrecife at 18h. Tickets 18€ from the ticket office and ecoentradas.com.
28 & 29 January: Course of initiation to photography