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CITY LIGHTS Capital Celebrates Fiesta de San Gines

Tuesday August 9, 2016

CITY LIGHTS Capital Celebrates Fiesta de San Gines

Lanzarote's capital Arrecife will be celebrating the annual Fiesta de San Gines from August 12th to the 25th with a wide variety of events and activities, culminating in a gala concert and firework display.

All of the action gets underway over the coming weekend with the election of the Queen of the Fiestas on Saturday the 13th at 21.00 at the Recinto Ferial. And other ky dates for the diary include a tradtitional folklore festival in El Charco from 21.30 on Friday the 19th of August and a Campesino Festival at 21.30 on the 20th at the Recinto Ferial.

Tourists seeking a slightly more contemporary slant to the celebrations can also take in the 25th aniversary edition of the Festival de Rock San Gines, which runs across the 12th to 14th of August and which features a whole host of local groups as well as visiting bands from Tenerife and Pamplona.

The event then closes with a free concert by Rosario on the main beach Playa Reducto on August 25th and a full on firework display.

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