We inform you of the best festivals/ party’s and the best time in the year to visit our island.

In line with the agenda, we ourself organize every week a different theme party in the bar of the hostel La Penita.

Every month you can experience the following theme party at our hostel. ( starting in 2019 )

  • salsa ( Salsa-dura/Cuban/LA, Merengue, Bachata )
  • Nicaraguan folklore ( Cumbia, Marimba, folklore …..  )
  • Dutch dance ( techno, house, EDM, trance )
  • Nica mix (Dance, Cumbia, Folklore, Salsa, …………  )

Further, we will inform you when there are special events that take place on our island Ometepe.

FESTIVALS / FIESTA’S  on the island Ometepe :

  • Fiestas Patronales ( 11 – 18 November ) In and around Altagracia
  • Baile de Los Zompoposhe ( 17th November ) ( Dance of the Leaf Cutter Ants) In Altagracia
  • Patron’s Saint Festival ( 23 to 26 July ) ( featuring Baile de las Indias ) In Moyogalpa
  • Maria Procession’s November ( procession’s in different villages ) Altagracia and Balgue surroundings


Look also into the TODO OMETEPE  page to find out more about activities on Ometepe.