El Barrio’s I-Pod Battles takes off at 8 PM. It pays three places
with bar tabs: Q150 for first. Q10 tequila shots.
Free Tab Night at Fifth Dimension
Across the street from Barrio, The Fifth Dimension – San Pedro’s
newest chill spot – has Q10 beers, Q5 shots and two Cuba Libres for
Q15 at Happy Hour from 5-7 PM. The winner of the Walk Off Tab is
announced at 11 PM. If your name is called, your tab is free. Saturday
Night in San Pedro la Laguna
Live Music at Zoola and The Clover, Sports at Alegre
Los Tattoo Mental, a six-piece ska band from Panajachel, plays at 8
PM in Zoola’s Pool Bar. The Clover also has live music. At Alegre Pub
in the zona viva, Saturday features steak and drink specials.
Margarita Specials at The Deep End Bar and Pool
A celebrity bartenders mixes up exotic cocktails at the San Pedro
swimming pool formerly known as La Piscina. Every hour, tequila shots
are Q5 for five minutes. And drop by again on Sunday for Smokin’ Joes’
Southern-style barbecue at noon.
Starting in the zona viva and going across Seventh Avenue to the Santiago dock, there’s Q5 Vodka and Orange juice at Alegre Pub on Thursday nights. Hostel Fe’s all you can eat Curry Night starts at 6 PM. On the other side of San Pedro la Laguna, Zoola’s poolside party features a theme party (watch for flyers). And El Barrio Bar’s Noche de Chapin features the town’s only pure Mayan cuisine.
Alegre’s 10th Anniversarys celebration starts December 19 and last through the 26th, with special events and discounts at San Pedro’s original sports bar. Also lots of special events:
Thursday 20th: Diertricht from El Artesano in San Juan will serve up his famous cheese plates. Live music from 6 PM. Friday 21st: Baktun 13. A cultural experience about the end of the Mayan Long Count’s current era. Documentary, 6 PM. Presentation on subject, 9 PM. Mayan Ceremony. Saturday 22nd: Anniversary Party sponsored by Brahva: 4 Brahva dancing girls, DJs, music, Q5 Brahva and Brahva Extra and lots more. Sunday 23rd: Pub Quiz with Q600 in cash prizes, 7:30 PM. Monday 24th: Christmas Eve live music. Reggae & Hip Hop from Roots Cafe!!! Tuesday 25th: All-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet from 10:30. Q50 for advance ticket sales (Q60 on the day). Traditional Christmas dinner from 6 PM. Q60 for advance ticket sales (Q70 on the day). All Week: Litros of Brahva Q22, Tequila, Rum, Vodka, Whisky all Q10.
End of World in 2012 Parties at Bars around Lake Atitlan
For those who prefer to party the end of the world away, Most bar will be rockin’ on the 20th, 21st or both. Official Parties in San Pedro are at El Barrio Bar, The Clover and Alegre Pub. Hit ’em hard at Cafe Quila’s and Posada de Santiago in Santiago, and Chapiteau, Cafe Atlantis and Circus Bar in Panajachel.
This info on 2012 parties at Lake Atitlan for December 2012 will be updated as breaking news batters down the door of the How Did I Get in this Situation Room.