Canary Islands entertainment

Top Choice Cinema in Santa Cruz de la Palma

Teatro Chico

Once located on the site of an old house-hospital founded in 1514, this magnificent but very petite former theatre originally opened in 1866 and reopened a few years ago as a cinema. Ask staff if you can pop inside …
Top Choice Live Music in Corralejo

Rock Island Bar

For almost 30 years, Mandy and musician husband Gary have made this bar one of the most popular in town. There is acoustic music nightly, playing to an enthusiastic music-loving crowd.
Top Choice Live Music in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Auditorio de Tenerife

Tenerife’s leading entertainment option has dramatically designed curved-white concrete shells capped by a cresting, crashing wave of a roof. It covers and significantly enhances a 2-hectare oceanfront site. The aud…
Concert Venue in Puerto de la Cruz


This sumptuous historical mansion, about 1.5km southeast of the town centre, hosts classical-music concerts and traditional Canarian folklore concerts. The interior with its period furniture, original artwork and or…
Live Music in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Auditorio Alfredo Kraus

Designed by Catalan architect Óscar Tusquets, this spectacular auditorium is striking in its geometric modernity. Constructed partly of volcanic rock, with a huge window and panoramic ocean views, it is the dominan…
Live Music in Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Américas & Costa Adeje

La Pirámide

This vast auditorium (one of the largest in Europe) regularly stages world-class shows that typically combine flamenco, opera and dance. There is an option to combine the show with a buffet dinner (from €75) with di…
Football in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Unión Deportiva Las Palmas

Better known as UD Las Palmas, this is Gran Canaria’s premier football team. To see them in action, join the throngs heading for the 31,000-seat Estadio Gran Canaria. The stadium is located around 4.5km from Vegueta…
Live Music in Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Américas & Costa Adeje

Sax Bar

If you like it loud, you like to rock and you are not averse to a mainly British clientele, then Sax may just well be your nightly boogy fix. The resident bands are up there with the best; you can even have a warble…
Live Music in Puerto de la Cruz

Blanco Bar

Check the website beforehand as, as well as live music, there are comedy acts, which may not affect your tickle bone unless you speak Spanish. Also hosts art exhibitions and has a great atmosphere with no rip-off dr…
Theatre in Los Cristianos, Playa de Las Américas & Costa Adeje

Centro Cultural

Offers a variety of cultural events, such as Cine de Verano, a summer festival of open-air movies (in Spanish) showing nightly except Wednesday. An auditorium acts as a concert venue.