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Our Christmas guide, including New Year and Reyes (Kings) in Lanzarote, Canary Islands. Just scroll to the dates you want to read about below.

In case you’re wondering, here’s What Christmas is like in Lanzarote?

You can see restaurants offering Christmas Dinners on our Facebook page here: Christmas Dinners.

Official Programmes for each area

Each Municipality on the island publishes their own Christmas guide and programme:

Tias including Puerto del Carmen.

Teguise including Costa Teguise.

Yaiza including Playa Blanca.

Arrecife.

14th November 2020

Opening of the Belén (nativity display) at Centro Comercial Rubicon in Playa Blanca.

21st November 2020

Visit Santa Claus (Papa Noel) at Biosfera plaza shopping centre.

28th November 2020

Visit Santa Claus (Papa Noel) at Biosfera plaza shopping centre.

Toy collection at Centro Commercial Rubicon on Playa Blanca. Please take any spare toys for needy children.

1st December 2020

Christmas lights switch on in Tias and Puerto del Carmen

4th December 2020

Agricultural and Artisan Market in Tinajo at 1200.

6th December 2020

Christmas Market

Christmas market and craft fair at Spinnaker’s.

Toy collection at Centro Commercial Rubicon on Playa Blanca. Please take any spare toys for needy children.

Theatre “Galdós Enamorado” (Galdós in Love) at the Municipal Theatre Municipal Theatre, Tias at 2000.

10th December 2020

Concert by the band “Malvasía Sound” with Ciro Corujo at the Municipal Theatre, Tias at 2000

11th December

Opening of the nativity display (Belén) in Tias.

Mission Christmas is a Christmas themed Escape room which will be available from 11th December until mid January. https://islandquestlanzarote.com/our-games/#xmas

The company La República will be performing at the Teatro de Tías, representing the play Las cicatrices del cielo , a piece created from Bertolt Brecht’s original text, Galileo Galilei . Organized by the Tías City Council with the collaboration of Cultura Lanzarote.

12th December 2020

The Víctor Fernández Gopar “El Salinero” Theater will host the performance of Pink Pills , a play devised and directed by Pedro Ayose from Lanzarote, with Mariona Terés and Pilar Arocha as protagonists, and with costumes from Raquel Melián, also from Lanzarote.

13th December 2020

Christmas Market

Christmas market and craft fair at Spinnaker’s.

18th December 2020

Lanzarote singer-songwriter Maru Cabrera will offer a recital at the Buñuel Cinema of the CIC El Almacén

Santa Walk and Christmas market with Tekkers Bar, Costa Teguise.

19th December 2020

Toy collection at Centro Commercial Rubicon on Playa Blanca. Please take any spare toys for needy children.

Book signing by Miguel Aquerralde at Centro Commercial Rubicon in Playa Blanca.

This is the Varieté Guanire circus show , a gala that will take place at the El Salinero Theater and will feature a large number of artists: the clown Martina Nuatina, the trapeze and smooth rope doubles shows with the company La Fem Fatal (Catalonia), Chinese pole with Fabio Scalvini from Circo Lanzarote , acrobatic portages with Cirkofonik (Granada), juggling by Luis Niño Villesca – Toto Juggling (Gran Canaria) and the German wheel by Stefania Faga (Fuerteventura).

20th December 2020

Christmas Fayre at Betty Boops in Puerto del Carmen.

Showcasing local crafts at Cristalario in Teguise – Christmas Shopping Surprises Food

Sunday 20th from 10h to 16h.
Monday 21st & Tuesday 22nd from 12h to 20h.

23rd December 2020

Gingerbread workshop at Biosfera Plaza shopping centre, Puerto del Carmen.

Santa Claus Visiting Calle Limones in Playa Blanca.

26th December 2020

Children’s workshop – writing letters to the three Kings – Centro Comercial Rubicon in Playa Blanca.

Pancho Corujo will perform in a concert that will take place at the El Salinero Theater and entitled Pasajes de Vida y Vuelta , and in which the Lanzarote tenor will perform accompanied by the pianist Juan Francisco Parra and with Domingo Rodríguez “El Colorao” as guest artist.

26th December 2020

Swing music session from 1300 until 1800, with food and drinks, and kid’s entertainment. Biosfera Shopping Centre, Puerto del Carmen.

27th December 2020

Christmas Craft Market San Bartolomé.

28th December 2020

The Comediantes de la Cacharra Verde company will perform its work Los colores de Violeta , based on the life and work of Violeta Parra, at the Socio Cultural Center La Tegala in Haria. Organized by the Haría City Council and Cultura Lanzarote collaborates.

Christmas craft and secondhand market in Plaza de Haria from 1200 until 1930.

29th December 2020

Christmas craft and secondhand market in Plaza de Haria from 1200 until 1930.

30th December 2020

Christmas craft and secondhand market in Plaza de Haria from 1200 until 1930.

2nd to 5th January

The north of Lanzarote will again host a new edition of the International Circus-Theatre Festival ‘MalabHaría 2021’, which will be held from January 2 to 5 with the collaboration of the Cabildo of Lanzarote and the Government of the Canary Islands.

Tickets for the four planned functions, some double, will go on sale from December 9. Tickets will be reserved for people over 65 who want to purchase their seats in person. More information and ticket sales at https://malabharia.com/.

5th January

Three King’s Parades.

See this article for details of the Three King’s Parades for 2021.