Tag Archives: Events

The Canary Weekend Tips 20-22.01.2017

The almond trees are blossoming up in the mountains and the start of year sales

Events: Valsequillo Almond blossom route

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: The ‘Ruta del Almendrero en Flor’, almond blossom route, event

Events: Carnival season on Gran Canaria 2017

The springtime Carnival season on Gran Canaria starts in February.

Mobile blood donation unit in Arguineguín

The municipality of Mogán is hosting a mobile blood donation unit in Arguineguín 

The Canary Weekend Tips 13-15 January

With only a few weeks to go before Carnival season on Gran Canaria, Springtime approaches

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

The President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has hit back

The Three Kings on Gran Canaria 2017

The seasonal festivities reach their crescendo on January 5th with the arrival of Three Kings

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

A 65 year old Finnish bather has drowned in Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria,

Circus animals back in the capital

The caged circus animals, that several citizens had publicly complained should not be

New Year’s Weekend tips on Gran Canaria

It’s time for those 12 grapes again, a mix of tradition and superstition in Spain.

33rd International Music Festival

The International Music Festival, from 7 January until 5 February, will include more than 600 musicians

Gunshot victim found dead in Arguineguín

The body of a man with a gunshot wound has been recovered from the waters 

The Canary Christmas Weekend Tips 23-25 December

Here are our choice of highlights for the Christmas weekend

Events: Market of Traditions 22 Dec

Gastronomy, handicrafts, Christmas products and musical performances 

The Canary Yule NY 2017 Print Edition

Last Edition of 2016 – Yule Time & New Year 2017   News In Brief – – Tides take sands from Tauro

125 years of Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas

On December 17, 1891, a group of amateur British golfers created Spain’s first ever golf course

Events: Gloria Gaynor on Gran Canaria 2017

Disco music legend Gloria Gaynor will be performing on Gran Canaria next May.

The Canary Weekend Tips 16-18 December

The last weekend before the 25th and it’s a busy one. Everyone is getting in to the spirit

Events: Christmas Market – Maspalomas

Maspalomas Costa Canaria are having their first ever official Christmas market

Events: Christmas season in Mogán

The municipality of Mogán launch their seasonal program on December 16

Santa Lucia & Los Labradores Fiestas

Combining a longstanding religious festival with popular sentiment and traditional island culture

The Canary Weekend Tips 9-11 December

A lovely warm December weekend coming up and just two weeks to go

Events: The First Maspalomas Pet Fair

The first Maspalomas pet fair this weekend shows great progress from the town hall.

Events: Christmas season In Las Palmas

800,000 thousand Christmas lights and lots of decorations, Las Palmas is ready

PLOCAN a milestone for global engineering

The Canarian Ocean Platform (PLOCAN) has already reached its definitive location

The Canary Weekend Tips 2-4 December

December has arrived and the holiday season officially started on Gran Canaria.

Events: Gran Canaria Arena Boxing

On 2 December, starting at 18:00, the Gran Canaria Arena will host a historic evening

China’s president visits Gran Canaria

The President of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, arrived Wednesday

Black Friday Weekend Tips 25-27 November

It’s Black Friday weekend and frenzied discount shopping has taken a hold on Gran Canaria