Tag Archives: Events

Romance & Funk come to Gran Canaria

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

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 Saint: Las Palmas V Malaga

   17/9/16 Las Palmas looking to return to winning ways after last weeks defeat away to Sevilla

The Canary Weekend Tips 16-18 September

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

Lopesan confirm IFA Anfi Invest acquisition

The news last night of the Lyng family’s sale of their share of timeshare operator Anfi 

Anfi del Mar reportedly sold to IFA for €41.3m

Anfi heir, Ragnar Lyng, has reportedly managed to sell his half of Anfi del Mar.  

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 

Olivia the turtle’s Gran Canaria release

Olivia, who nearly died back in March, was found in cold shock on a wintery beach 

Big Week of Fiestas on Gran Canaria

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

San Roque Hospitals and Las Palmas events

The City of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Grupo Hospitales San Roque have signed

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

Newsbrief: Greenhouse fire in Agüimes brought under control

Firefighters employed two helicopters in an intervention on Wednesday morning to extinguish an agricultural waste fire, in a covered greenhouse in the municipality of Agüimes, near a dirt road known as the Camino del Conde. The fire occurred at approximately 6:30 am this morning. Nearly 2,000 square meters of land

Annular Solar Eclipse September 1 2016

On Thursday September 1 there will be a annular solar eclipse, one of the most anticipated events of the year

Summer movie nights in Arguineguín

Summer movie nights arrive to Arguineguín, as part of the island-wide series

The Canary Weekend Tips 26-28 August

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

Summer beach games on Las Canteras

From 26 August to 4 September, Las Canteras is to become an outdoor competition arena, 

Fire near Roque Nublo (Gran Canaria)

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria Environmental Service extinguished a fire

The Canary Weekend tips 19-21 August

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

€80,000 theft from a house in Puerto Rico

Four Spanish nationals have been arrested as part of a Puerto Rico operation, 

Mogán Mango & Avocado & wine

On Sunday, 4 september the Mango and Avocado agricultural fair

Houses flooded at new Tauro beach

  The newly built beach in Tauro remains mired in controversy

The Canary Weekend Tips 12-14 August

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

Three dead on Madeira as wildfire rages

At least three people have died in a terrible wildfire raging across several fronts

GC High alert for 40˚ max temperatures

The sweltering August heat waves continue on Gran Canaria, with 40˚ predicted in the shade 

Did German fire starter hurt his dog on GC?

Reports of the lonesome German “hippy” who allegedly confessed to starting the wildfire

43.8º in the shade for Gran Canaria

The heat wave affecting the entire Canary archipelago saw thermometers yesterday soar