This week the Minister of Tourism in Lanzarote, Carmen Steinert, together with tourism representatives from the island will attend one of the most important Tourism Fairs, ITB Berlin this week.
The fair will be held from 7 to
Tinguafaya have organised a raffle and the tickets go on sale today (Friday 2nd March) until next Thursday (8th March).
Tinguafaya Association develops a program of Leisure, Recreation and respite care, working with the members of the group (children and youth with physical, mental and sensory disabilities) and their families.
Respite care is short term care that helps a family take a break from the daily routine and stress. It is an essential part of the overall support that families may need for their child with a disability.
Some of the activities carried out are: Swimming Pool Therapy, Equine Therapy, Psychomotor Workshop, cooking workshop, Film Workshop, Craft Workshop, Music therapy, Games, Workshop on Introduction to Computers, Hiking, Sightseeing, Family Meetings, Volunteer Activities, etc.
Playa Blanca is the venue for the only night marathon in Lanzarote. The NIGHT MARATHON LANZAROTE (April 7, 2012) is a set of runs divided by distance, accessible to all types of athletes, whatever their level. There is the 1/2 marathon, the 10.5km and also the 5km for children.
The start of the NIGHT MARATHON LANZAROTE, was a sporting event for Police and Firemen called Blue Zone, so the NIGHT MARATHON LANZAROTE are keeping a category for Police and Fire and Emergency workers in it as well as one for normal athletes.
For more information go to www.nightmarathonlanzarote.es
Just a reminder that tonight is the Carnival Parade for the Arrecife Carnival.
It will be a great night and is the biggest parade in Lanzarote, so go on down and start the party!
Carnival in Arrcife finishes with the Burial of the Sardine on Wednesday evening.
Please find below the details of times and places that the events are happening.
18:00 Grand Carnival Float Parade with street bands, street party and procession leaving from the football ground along the Vía Medular and finishing at the Recinto Ferial.
11:00 Children’s carnival in the Recinto Ferial with workshops, bouncy castles, animation and Archi the magician.
It's the time of year to get into the Carnival mood and get prepared for the main procession in the area that you live in, or even go to all of them! To help you know exactly what's happening, please find the guide below: -
Thursday 16th February
18:00 Traditional Music Parade starting from the cuatro esquinas (four corners) down Calle Real to the square featuring La Parranda de Buches, Los Diabletes and Cabezudos.
Friday 17th February
18:00 Final of the XXII Murgas Competition in the Recinto Ferial with a performance from Lanzarote’s Got Talent.
Saturday 18th February
12:30 Street procession of Batucadas and Comparsas from the Islas Canarias park to the Puente de las Bolas Bridge.
The following businesses have offered discounts to LBA members. You will be required to show your membership card to receive a discount.
Gangas – Arrecife and Tias
Sunset Beach Bar and Restaurant – Puerto del Carmen
The Bookswops – Puerto del Carmen and Playa Blanca
American Indian Café – Puerto del Carmen
Restaurant Pinocchio – Puerto del Carmen
C.C.S. Complete Cleaning Service Car Wash – Tias
Restaurant El Ancla – Puerto del Carmen
Cocktail Bar Golden Corner – Puerto del Carmen
Restaurant Chiquito – Puerto del Carmen
Rubimar Café y Pizzeria – Playa Blanca
Canary Security Solutions
20% discount on services 10% on goods