Events

Cultural in Puerto de la Cruz

Fiesta de los Cacharros

Held in Puerto de la Cruz (and Taganana), this is a quaint festival where children rush through the streets, dragging behind them a string of old pots, kettles, pans, car spares, tin cans – just about anything that …
Religious in Puerto de la Cruz

San Juan

Held on the eve of the saint’s day. Bonfires light the sky and, in a throwback to Guanche times, goats are driven for a dip in the sea off Playa Jardín.
Cultural in Puerto de la Cruz

Carnaval

Not to be outdone by Santa Cruz, Puerto de la Cruz holds its own riotous Carnaval celebration each February.