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Local Events

No matter what time of year you visit Antigua, there are always great events and activities to enjoy. From religious holidays and seasonal festivals to vibrant annual functions, Pensativo House Hotel offers unmatched access to the most popular happenings. View our calendar to learn more about what to do during your stay in Antigua, Guatemala.

Exhibition Sueños de Colores

Residents of the Hogar Virgen del Socorro, from las Obras Sociales del Hermano Pedro, created brilliant works with tools adapted to their abilities and in this exhibition they remind us that creativity knows no limits.

Free admission.

Carrera de las Rosas

XXXVI Maratón 21K

Parque Central

07:00 horas

Mayan Writing Workshop

Taught by Elena Santa Cruz and Diego Ruiz
National Foundation for Fine Arts and Culture / FUNBA House-Museum
Register: www.funbaguatemala.org/registro
09: 00-16: 00 hours

Santiago de los Caballeros

This official celebration is in honor of the Saint of La Antigua, Guatemala. Delight in local plates and enjoy a pleasant afternoon with the whole community in the streets.

All Saints Day and Kite Festival

Each November first, residents of Santiago Sacatepéquez and Sumpango honor the dead by flying vibrantly colored religious or folkloric themed kites made of cloth, paper and bamboo. You can see these incredible creations high over local cemeteries.