Events Calendar Guatemala

Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm
9:00 am
WORKSHOP Art & History Workshops by Carin Steen. Wednesdays 10am – 12:30pm. San Bartolomé Becerra, Antigua Guatemala. Q90 per workshop. For more information sign- up, get directions or any questions, carinsteen@yahoo.com. Also fabulous PET PORTRAITS ~[...]
Countrywide
Dec 1 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 31 @ 1:00 am
1:00 pm
FRIDAYS RAINBOW RESTAURANT-BAR 7:30pm – Don Ramiro, Trova Cubana by the bonfire LA CUEVA DE PANZA VERDE 8-10:00pm – Cuban Trio: Piano, conga, flute. Q35 cover LAS PALMAS 9:30pm – Live Salsa and more, with[...]
La Antigua
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – Dec 31 @ 4:00 pm
9:00 am
A sample of Japan’s culture, landscapes and art expressions organized by Japan Embassy. WHEN: MON-DEC 5, through SUN-DEC 31 WHERE: Museo Miraflores, 7a calle 21-55, Paseo Miraflores, Guatemala City. COST: Entrance Q25/Q10 for children &[...]
Guatemala City, Museo Miraflores
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
Every year Hanukkah brings together family and friends to commemorate a miraculous event in ancient times After the Maccabean revolt, there was only enough holy oil left for a lamp in the temple to burn[...]
Worldwide
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm
6:00 pm
Evening POSADAS Traditional processions begin nine days before Christmas Each evening statues of Joseph and Mary are carried through the streets, looking for a house to stay the night. The group sings traditional songs on[...]
Countrywide
7:00 pm
Congratulations Shakespeare’s Pub !! Happy 41st Anniversary!! Anniversary Party !! WHEN: FRI-DEC 15, 7pm WHERE:  13 Calle 1-51, Zona 10, Guatemala City. More Information: facebook.com/ShakespearesPubGuatemala
Guatemala City, Shakespeare's Pub
9:00 am
FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 9am-3pm. Caoba Farms Enjoy fun activities for the whole family, live music, Guatemala’s only organic salad bar, local vendors, great food, local beers and natural drinks and much more. Also, La Tienda[...]
La Antigua
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
Christmas Concert “Under the Star of Bethlehem” by Orchestra Sounds of Hope (World Vision) María de León, soprano; Yahaira Tubac Toj, piano and Martin Corleto, Director. Free, limited seating. WHEN: SAT-DEC 16, 7:30pm WHERE: Cathedral, east[...]
La Antigua, Cathedral
10:00 am
Ultimate Frisbee Pick-up Game Great exercise and fun for all ages/levels. Check out our ‘Antigua Ultimate Frisbee’ facebook page or call Greg Schwendinger at 4705-6854. WHEN: Every Sunday 10 am to 12 pm WHERE: VerdEventos side field[...]
La Antigua, VerdEventos
Dec 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
Mercedes Escobar, acclaimed Guatemalan singer-songwriter plays old-school full-band rock-in-roll Special guest Jacobo Nitsch on trumpet. WHEN: MON-DEC 18, 8-11pm WHERE: Para La Gente, 4a calle oriente #14, La Antigua. COST: Cover, Q50 includes a cerveza.[...]
La Antigua, Para la Gente
9:00 am
FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 9am-3pm. Caoba Farms Enjoy fun activities for the whole family, live music, Guatemala’s only organic salad bar, local vendors, great food, local beers and natural drinks and much more. Also, La Tienda[...]
La Antigua
Dec 24 @ 5:00 am – 11:45 pm
5:00 am
Christmas Eve, Last minute holiday preparations Gift wrapping and cooking traditional food like tamales negros and colorados, and beverages like ponche; 10pm–Christmas Mass (Misa de Gallo) in all Catholic churches; Midnight Fireworks and festivities as[...]
Countrywide
10:00 am
Ultimate Frisbee Pick-up Game Great exercise and fun for all ages/levels. Check out our ‘Antigua Ultimate Frisbee’ facebook page or call Greg Schwendinger at 4705-6854. WHEN: Every Sunday 10 am to 12 pm WHERE: VerdEventos side field[...]
La Antigua, VerdEventos
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
8:00 am
Traditionally a Quiet Day Christmas day in Antigua is quiet, with the exception of firecrackers and bombas booming midday. On the afternoon, there’s the procession of “Virgin de la O,” through the streets of Antigua. Fireworks[...]
Countrywide
Dec 26 @ 5:30 pm
5:30 pm
TALK Mayan Dances by Nuevo Amanecer (New Dawn). This local charity is dedicated to helping more than 30 indigenous children in San Andrés Itzapa. Their vision is to facilitate self-sufficiency for impoverished families that empower[...]
La Antigua, Rainbow Café
9:00 am
FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 9am-3pm. Caoba Farms Enjoy fun activities for the whole family, live music, Guatemala’s only organic salad bar, local vendors, great food, local beers and natural drinks and much more. Also, La Tienda[...]
La Antigua
Dec 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
5:00 pm
Guatemalan singer-songwriter Mercedes Escobar sings Old Blues and Magical Realism. Limited seating. WHEN: SAT-DEC 30, 5pm – 6:30pm WHERE:  Mesón Panza Verde, 5a av. sur #19, La Antigua COST: Minimum suggested donation Q150. Reservations call:[...]
La Antigua, Mesón Panza Verde
10:00 am
Ultimate Frisbee Pick-up Game Great exercise and fun for all ages/levels. Check out our ‘Antigua Ultimate Frisbee’ facebook page or call Greg Schwendinger at 4705-6854. WHEN: Every Sunday 10 am to 12 pm WHERE: VerdEventos side field[...]
La Antigua, VerdEventos
Dec 31 2017 @ 11:59 pm
11:59 pm
NEW YEAR’S EVE Midnight fireworks and festivities as families gather to celebrate the new year. Parties everywhere! Countrywide WHEN: SUN-DEC 31 midnight.
Countrywide
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4:00 pm
El círculo del artista (The Artist Circle) presents a juried exhibit titled Talento Crudo (Raw Talent) An acknowledgement of the importance of art as a precursor of social cohesion with the main objective of sharing[...]
La Antigua, El Sitio
2:00 pm
Got Talent? We’d love to hear from you! Antigua’s Got Talent, A Variety Show. Info. email: antiguatalentshow.info@gmail.com. For audience members there will be two performances, a matinee at 2pm and an evening show at 7pm. WHEN: February 7,[...]
La Antigua, El Sitio