Tag Archives: leisure

More than a ton of rubbish from Tiritaña

The Gran Canaria Cabildo Department of Health, Beaches and Roads and the municipal works 

The Canary Weekend Tips 18-20 November

A beautiful warm November weekend ahead and a few highlights and things to see on Gran Canaria..

More people have drowned than in 2015

A total of 63 people have already drowned in the Canary Islands from January

Events: County Fair ‘La Feria del Sureste’ 11-13 November

This year’s ‘La Feria del Sureste’ 3-county fair is 11-13 November

November 2016 Print edition – Like Queens

November 2016 Like Queens – Wild Oats premieres on Gran Canaria – The Canary Awards

The Canary Weekend Tips 11-13 November

A beautiful sunny November weekend ahead and here’s our hand picked highlights

Events: …soon… 1st Maspalomas Pet Fair

Exhibitions, training, workshops, exhibitors, children’s area, gastronomy

Events: ‘Tapas in Maspalomas’ is back on 2 December

Preparations have already begun for the second edition 

Grafcan maps of island swimming areas

Grafcan has published a new service highlighting all ‘official’ bathing areas as well as coastal

Circus and Tapas in Moya 4-6 Nov

This weekend a fusion of Circus and Gastronomy come to Moya, from 4 to 6 November,

The Canary Weekend Tips 4-6 November

Considering the wet weather warnings, here are few options for the weekend ahead

Gran Canaria Walking Festival Starts

800 participants and hikers from 24 countries will participate in the GCWF, to be held

31st ARC, The Atlantic Rally for Cruisers

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

20% more have visited Gran Canaria this year

Gran Canaria received 251,000 foreign passengers in September, representing an increase of 20%

Mogán Council’s 7 IGTE project proposals

Mogán Town Council has submitted seven project proposals to the Government

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

€1m Parque Sur Maspalomas update

The City of San Bartolomé de Tirajana plan to improve Parque Sur Maspalomas

The Canary Weekend Tips 23-25 September

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

Big Week of Fiestas on Gran Canaria

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

Friday Fun: Gran Canaria images mix up

It is certainly not the first time this has happened but it keeps happening. An American website ‘MerryJane’

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

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