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

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

Every month you can experiance the following theme party at our hostel. ( starting in 2017 )

  • salsa ( Salsa-dura/cuban/LA, Merengue, Bachata )
  • Nicaraguan folclore ( Cumbia, Marimba, folclore…..  )
  • Dutch dance ( techno, house, EDM, trance )
  • Nica mix ( Dance , Cumbia , Folclore, 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 ) ( futering Baile de las Inditas ) In Moyogalpa
  • Maria Procesion’s November ( procesion’s in diverend vilages ) Altagracia and Balgue seroundings



Look also in to the TO DO OMETEPE  page to find out more about activities on Ometepe.