The council of Tias has presented the poster and schedule for the celebration of St. Patrick's Day 2018 in Puerto del Carmen. The resorts has celebrated this day every year and everything is organized with the help of the Irish community in Lanzarote.
Puerto del Carmen is the most popular resort among Irish tourists in Lanzarote, so it makes sense to have a celebration for St. Patrick's Day. Local people and other tourists are also interested in tasting food typical to Ireland, and of course the famous Irish beer.
17 March 2019
The info below is from last year. This page will be updated if a new event will be organized for the 2019 celebration of St. Paddy's Day.
St. Patricks Day in Puerto del Carmen, Lanzarote
17 March 2018, 12:00 - 23:00: - Harbour, Old Town, Plaza del Varadero
- 12:00 - Mass in The Church Of Our Lady of Lourdes in Puerto del Carmen
- 12:30 - Institutional function in Plaza del Varadero
- 13:00 - St. Patrick's Day Parade in Puerto del Carmen: Avenida las Playas - starts from the outskirts of the Tourist information office and goes towards Plaza del Varadero
- 13:00 - Music and dancing in Plaza del Varadero
The festivities will start this year since the 15th of March and will last until the 17th of March.
There will be many activities organized each day: concerts, sports activities on the beach and also the main parade.
Usually after the parade ends, the party moves to the harbor area in the Old Town of Puerto del Carmen, where there is live music from the bars, traditional Irish food, beer and fun all night long.