Carnival in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Carnaval

Two to three weeks of madness and fancy dress mark the first rupture with winter in February. The bulk of the action takes place around Parque de Santa Catalina, where there is a giant outdoor stage and a host of te…
Religious in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Fiesta de San Juan

This Las Palmas festival honours the city’s patron saint. Cultural events are staged across the city, while fireworks and concerts take place on Playa de las Canteras, along with the tradition of jumping over bonfir…
Religious in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Corpus Christi

This feast with movable dates is marked by the laying out of extraordinary floral ‘carpets’ in some of Las Palmas’ historic streets.