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Local Events and Fiestas

Carnival 2015The time has arrived for the Carnival of Carnivals. 10 days of fiestas and parades in Corralejo so get your dancing shoes out because they will be partying all through the night!

 

Fri 13th March

11:00 Fiesta del Colegio de Villaverde

19:00 Parade and animation with the carnival groups, Ugan, Atlantida, Yasira and Alay and all carnival persons who want to participate.

Departure from Avenida Nuestra Señora del Carmen (Waikiki Entry) to the fairgrounds (next to the sports centre). On arrival at the fairground, carnival proclamation, and then the street musicians: The Gambusinos, Las Kikaras and Perretas and Punto. When finished, Verbena with Guajavi group

Sat 14

21:00 Night of rhythm and harmony with the actions of: the Yasirs, Atlantida, Sur Caliente y Araguime. Overture: Imperium Group

At the end, great Verbena the orchestra chord, Guajavi and DJ Joe Valdivia group. In the course of it the best adult costume in the single category, couple and group (deliberation by the jury at 03: 00h) will be elected

Sun 15

18:00 Grand selection of the Infant gala with The Jablitos, Los Garabatos, carnival Alaye, Los Chikirompis, Drag Vilanz and Zumba group Arco Iris (Starring Maria Cambeiro, winner of the Festival of the song Nuestra Senora del Carmen 2014).

Mon 16

21:00 Gala Drag Queen, we will enjoy a selection of the winners and finalists of the various galas of the islands. With Jazeera and Atlantida Overture: Kilmilleisi

Tues 17

Pascalle 17:30 Avda Nuestra Señora del Carmen (start at the roundabout by the Brisamar – Finishing at Patricio Calero square)

18:30 Performances: Atlantida troupe, Yasira , Batucada Ugan, Musical ATLANTIS DREAMS by the animation team of Suite Hotel Atlantis and Drag Queen Show. Patricio Plaza

Wed 18

10:00 Procession of the alumnus of the college El Toston El Cotillo village streets

10:00 Parade of Ceip La Oliva

11:00 carnival party in the alumnus Ceip Tindaya

11:45 Parade of Ceip Lajares

17:00 Day for kids with inflatables and children's costume contest in the category individual, couple and group

Thurs 19

18:00 Children's Party with performances by costumed Los Jablitos, Los Garabatos, carnival Alaye, Los Tictactitos and Los Cascabeles

Fri 20

10:00 Parade of colleges Bernabe Figueroa, Antonito El Farero

10:00 Ceip Corralejo Natural Park

20:30 Gran Marato of street musicians, with the participation of the street musicians The Jablitos, Los Garabatos, Rompe y Raja, Revolucionadas and Quintillos.com, Los Diablos Locos and from Cadiz Chirigota Los Arturitos.

At the end verbena by the group Guira Latina y Nuevo Clan

Sat 21

18:30 Coso carnival with all the carnival floats and groups wishing to participate (starting from the roundabout below Aqua Water Park (Chupa Chups roundabout).

22:00 Verbena with the orchestra Nuevo Clan, Guira Latina y Tamarindos

Sun 22

Masquerade by Centro de Mayores de la Tercera Edad

19:30 Parade of the Sardina from the Dove roundabout to the Muelle Chico, with all the carnival groups in the municipality. Arriving at Muelle Chico goodbye to Lady Sardina with fireworks.

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