Events

Carnival events in Puerto de la Cruz

This year’s theme is “Tierra de Volcanes”. Thursday, 11th of February.- 9.00 p.m.    Gala Show to Elect the International Carnival Queen 2010. Venue: Plaza de Europa. Ticket sales: Plaza de Europa. Saturday, 13th of February.- 9.00 p.m.    Exhibition of “Comparsa” carnival groups, with the participation of the comparsas: “Guarani Kaiowa”, “Son Bahía” and “Carabao Guayana”,Continue Reading “Carnival events in Puerto de la Cruz”

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Fiestas del Carmen in Puerto

The spectacular July fiesta in Puerto is traditionally regarded as ‘The Fiesta’. As always, the highlight of the fiesta occurred with the traditional embarkation of the town’s patron saint la Virgin del Carmen. She, with the fisherman’s patron saint, San Telmo, were rocked amorously and fervently towards the harbour and embarked for a boat ride intoContinue Reading “Fiestas del Carmen in Puerto”