Category Archives: Events & Leisure

A hand picked selection of events, activities and days out, fun for all the family. The Canary guide to what´s on around the island of Gran Canaria.

31st ARC, The Atlantic Rally for Cruisers

Las Palmas is currently full of leisure sailing crews along with professional sports crews 

Halloween Weekend Tips 28-31 October

The Halloween weekend… There will be beer festivals, a pilgrimage offering and of course 


The 5th edition of Gran Canaria Walking Festival 2016 has been made up of 6 trekking routes 

Gran Canaria in talks with Elton John

Gran Canaria Rock Festival have confirmed online that they are in talks with Elton John

The Canary Weekend Tips 21-23 October

Friday 21 October, Playa del Inglés, Edificio Mercurio ASSSA – Health Insurance Open Day

The Gran Canaria Fronton King Pro 2016

The World Championship of bodyboard Gran Canaria Frontón King Pro 2016

The Canary Weekend Tips 14-16 October

There is a solidarity Grand Pink Run in Las Palmas this weekend in aid of Breast Cancer Awareness

Circo Alegria’s ‘Water circus’ in Las Terrazas

 ‘Aqua circus‘ is the latest spectacle from the Circo Alegria for the 2016-2017 season.

The Canary Weekend Tips 7-9 October

Plenty happening this weekend in the capital of Gran Canaria, Las Palmas. From folk dancing

Romance & Funk come to Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is to host two very different acts that have not only stood the test of time

ASSSA Insurance: Invest in your health

PUBLICIDAD – Some people are mainly focused on the price when they look for health insurance

The Eternal Spring Carnival Las Palmas

The 2017 Las Palmas Carnival is from February 10 to March 5, with the Grand Parade

The Canary Weekend Tips 30 Sep-2 Oct

Its going to be a busy weekend starting with a group of charitable adventurers arriving at Maspalomas

The Canary Weekend Tips 23-25 September

Another exciting weekend ahead and upcoming event highlights include international tourism day

The Canary Weekend Tips 16-18 September

A very lovely weekend ahead with a touch of autumn cloud expected and numerous 

Las Canteras prep 5 fun world records

Las Canteras beach is set to become the stage for five Guinness record attempts 

The Canary Weekend Tips 9-11 September

Another beautiful, warm September weekend ahead with romería pilgrimages, rally 

Big Week of Fiestas on Gran Canaria

Probably the most important and most popular week on Gran Canaria is El Pino, 

The Canary Weekend Tips 2-4 September

September is here ! Las Palmas is going to have a busy weekend ahead with so many simultaneous events

The Canary Weekend Tips 26-28 August

Its all about traditional patron saint fiestas and summer beach games this weekend!

The Canary Weekend tips 19-21 August

Blessed as we are with the warm August weather, another weekend approaches.

Mogán Mango & Avocado & wine

On Sunday, 4 september the Mango and Avocado agricultural fair

The Canary Weekend Tips 12-14 August

August definitely has been a super month indeed for summer heat on Gran Canaria

The Canary Weekend Tips 5-7 August

It’s the first weekend of August which means museums are open for free visits

The Canary Weekend Tips 22-24 July

With the calima easing up, we move towards another beautiful summer weekend

The Canary Weekend tips 15-17 July

Water is a main theme right now, especially with Calima winds and temperatures of 38˚+

New ‘Las Palmas Experience’ bus ticket

The new tourism product entitled the ‘Las Palmas Experience‘ now includes entry 

The Canary Weekend Tips 8-10 July

Another beautiful weekend ahead with plenty of events happening

Arguineguín Sunday 3rd July – All for Sergio

 Would you love to see horses dancing on the beach in Arguineguín? Want to ride?