Events

Saint’s Day in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Bajada de la Virgen de Guadelupe San Sebastián

Every five years (2018, 2023 etc) the town celebrates its patroness saint with a flotilla of fishing boats escorting the statue of the Virgin Mary from the chapel of Punta Llana southwards to the capital.
Carnival in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Fiestas Columbinas

A week full of street parties, music and cultural events is held in San Sebastián, celebrating Columbus’ first voyage.
Saint’s Day in San Sebastián de la Gomera

El Día de San Juan

St John’s Day sees the beach lined with bonfires to celebrate the summer solstice.
Patron Saint Festival in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Fiesta de San Sebastián

San Sebastián’s festival in honour of the town’s patron saint.