Cultural in La Geria

Fiesta de la Vendimia

The largest and best-established wine festival is the jolly Fiesta de la Vendimia, held at Bodega La Geria. Newly harvested grapes are poured into a vast vat for everyone to have a good trample upon (fortunately, th…
Religious in Arrecife

Día de San Ginés

The day of the island’s patron saint is celebrated with a major fiesta in even the smallest pueblo village. In Arrecife, the streets surrounding the Iglesia de San Ginés are home to the most revelry.
Carnival in Arrecife


Celebrated with gusto throughout the island, but particularly in Arrecife, Carnaval festivities kick off the week before Ash Wednesday.
Religious in Teguise

Fiesta de Nuestra Señora del Carmen

A celebration of the town’s saint, with plenty of dancing in the street and general merriment.