Paseo de la PrincesaThere are many events that happen regularly year round in Old San Juan. We suggest you call ahead to make sure the even is still going to take place before you go.

In addition to the list below, The forts El Morro and San Cristóbal will be offering free admission on the following days: August 25th, September 30th, and November 11th-12th.

  • Artisans Market @ Plaza Darsenas
    When: All day when cruise ships are in port
    Artisans and other vendors can be found in Plaza Darsenas displaying their wares.
  • Bohemia Night @ El Toro Salao
    When: Thursdays at 8:00 pm
    Live Music
  • Discover Nature of Old San Juan
    When: Fridays 9:00am – noon
    A guided tour through Old San Juan that talks about the ecology of the old city. Reservations required.
  • Flamenco Dance Show @ Barachina Restaurant
    When: Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 pm
    Cost is free with the purchase of dinner.
  • Artisan Exhibits @ Plaza Darsena and Paseo de la Princesa
    When: Weekends from 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Artisans, food, and music
  • Live Jazz Music @ Sheraton Hotel
    When: Saturdays from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    First floor bar.
  • Lighthouse Tour @ El Morro Fort
    When: Saturdays at 2:30 pm
  • Farmers’ Market @ San Juan Museum Courtyard
    When: Saturdays from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • San Cristóbal Tunnel Tour @ Fort San Cristóbal
    When: Sundays at 10:30 am; 45 minutes long
    Learn about the role the tunnels played in the defense of the fort
  • I Love Puerto Rico Cultural Fest @ Paseo de la Princesa
    When: Last Sunday of each month
    Live music, food, artisans, and kiosks
  • Romantic Sunset Concerts @ Plaza Darsena
    When: Last Sunday of each month from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    787-721-2400 ext 2215
  • Life Inside the Fortification @ El Morro Fort
    When: Third Sunday of each month; all day
    Live re-enactment of a soldier’s life inside the fort during the 18th century; includes practice, drills, work and free time.
  • Artisans’ Sunday @ Museo de las Americas in the Cuartel de Ballajá
    When: First Sunday of each month from noon – 5:00 pm