The holiday resort of Puerto del Carmen is favoured by our Irish visitors and for several years the council have celebrated St. Patrick’s Day in Lanzarote.

The St. Patrick’s Day Festival will be celebrated from the 15th to 17th March in 2018.

Thursday 15th March

12:00 Hurling on the beach of Playa Grande in Puerto del Carmen

Friday 16th March

17:00 Exhibition of Irish dancing by the Tourist Information office on The Strip (Avenida de Las Playas) in Puerto del Carmen

Saturday 17th March St Patrick’s Day

11:00 Mass at the Parroquia de Nuestra Señora de Lourdes in Puerto del Carmen

12:30 Opening ceremony at the plaza del Varadero in the harbour area of Puerto del Carmen

13:00 St. Patrick’s Day Parade starting from the Tourist Information office at the junction with Calle Anzuelo on the Avenida de Las Playas and ending in the Plaza del Varadero by the harbour in the old town.

13:00 Live music entertainment and food stalls in the Plaza del Varadero

Visitors and residents are encouraged to wear green / Irish themed hats & clothing and join in the fun. Free entry.