- 1 What is the Arrecife en Vivo festival and when does it take place in Lanzarote?
- 2 What are the main musical genres and artists at the Arrecife en Vivo festival?
- 3 How can I get tickets for the Arrecife en Vivo festival and how much are they?
- 4 Accommodation and transport options available to attend the Arrecife en Vivo festival
- 5 What additional activities and tourist attractions can be enjoyed in Lanzarote during the Arrecife en Vivo festival?
What is the Arrecife en Vivo festival and when does it take place in Lanzarote?
This year will mark the 11th Arrecife en Vivo festival. Held every autumn, this cultural event brings together national and international artists who take over the streets to perform in Lanzarote’s capital.
With something for all audiences, it is a multi-venue festival that takes place in some of the most emblematic parts of the city. And one of the best things about it is that it’s completely free!
The dates for the Arrecife en Vivo 2024 event are already confirmed and will take place between 20 and 27 September and also between 4 and 11 October.
What are the main musical genres and artists at the Arrecife en Vivo festival?
The great thing about the Arrecife en Vivo festival is that it is not limited to a single musical genre. Its aim is to bring music to everyone, regardless of their age, with everything from parades to concerts for the crowds to enjoy.
Speaking of parades, there are batucadas, charangas, percussion groups and brass bands so the rhythm is always guaranteed!
And as for concerts, you can listen to bands of all musical styles including rock, indie, pop and electronic. In 2023, to celebrate the 10th anniversary, Anni B Sweet, Lady Banana, Def Con Dos, Niña Polaca and Akelarre were present as well as many others.
Lanzarote’s very own Freewomen is the first band to confirm they will be performing in 2024 so keep an eye out for more news on this year’s festival, as it’s sure to be an exciting one!
How can I get tickets for the Arrecife en Vivo festival and how much are they?
Arrecife en Vivo is held in the street so everyone can come and enjoy the music. It is a free festival so all you have to do is turn up and have a good time.
Some of the venues for the last event were El Charco de San Ginés, Lanzarote Marina, Arrecife Harbour and Fermina Islet. The festival always takes place at some of the island’s most emblematic locations which helps performances to be enjoyed to the maximum.
Accommodation and transport options available to attend the Arrecife en Vivo festival
Take a look at our complete accommodation search engine at Lanzarote.com so that you can see what options are available. Compare prices and discover the best deals for visiting the island during the Arrecife en Vivo festival. Make your reservation now!
Furthermore, if you need to plan your transport to get to Lanzarote’s capital, our website provides a wide variety of comfortable options so that you won’t miss out on this year’s Arrecife en Vivo.
What additional activities and tourist attractions can be enjoyed in Lanzarote during the Arrecife en Vivo festival?
The capital of Lanzarote is completely decked out during the Arrecife en Vivo urban festival, allowing you to enjoy a wide variety of parades, DJs and concerts.
During the festival, the live music in the streets of Arrecife never seems to stop. It begins with the parades and goes on into the early hours of the morning.
What are the best things to do in the mornings? There are many interesting places to visit in Arrecife. All with their own particular charm, highlights include the Charco de San Ginés, Reducto Beach, San Gabriel Castle, Las Bolas Bridge and San José Castle. You’ll never run out of ideas!