news from the island

Wednesday August 17, 2011Events

Arrecife Eyes Costa de Musicas Sponsorship

The annual free music festival Costa de Musicas looks likely to get funding for 2012 from the Ayuntamiento of Arrecife. This three day music festival ran into sponsorship difficulties last year as a result of the economic crisis.

Friday August 12, 2011Events

Fiesta of San Gines 2011

Arrecife's annual fiesta of San Gines begins this weekend, with a range of activities planned all over Lanzarote's capital between 12th and 25th August, with plenty of things to do and see for both tourists and locals alike.

Wednesday August 10, 2011Events

Luz y Hierro Exhibition Opens in Teguise

A joint exhibition featuring the work of Polish photographer Jacek Przybylowski and the French sculptor Mick Gonnel has just opened at the Convent of Santo Domingo in Teguise.

Friday August 5, 2011Events

World Press Photo Exhibition in Arrecife

The World Press Photo touring exhibition touches down at the exhibition rooms in El Charco, Arrecife from today. And is well worth a visit as it features some of the most striking images of 2010 that have appeared in newspapers around the world.

Friday July 29, 2011Events

Music For The Soul at Cueva del Los Verdes

An extra, eclectic concert has been squeezed into the summer schedule of events at the Cueva de los Verdes, entitled 'Concierto para alma del agua'.