Local Events and Fiestas

Review: Islenos: A Root of America



There’s a good reason why New Orleans spends so much time celebrating and preserving its many regional cultures. Historically, some of those cultures nearly have been lost — in some cases coming closer than many would believe possible. 

A telling example lies at the heart of writer-director Eduardo Cubillo’s documentary Islenos: A Root of America, which had its U.S. premiere at the recent New Orleans Film Festival and will receive a weeklong run at Chalmette Movies. 



Our Editor and Chief - Penny's Big Birthday Bash

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 As mentioned last week was Penny's Big Birthday Celebration, she asked me not to mention that she is 70, so I won't do that!

Even with everything going on she managed to send us some photos over to share the party with us 

Please click below to see the pictures


Coffee and Cake Fundraiser 1st July

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 There is going to be a Coffee and Cake Fundraising Morning on the 1st of July 

 This event will raise money for a fantastic cause - to ensure the well being of Stray and Unwanted Animals 

Please read below for more information

A Child's View Of Canary day



 The May 30 was recognized as the Day of the Canary Islands . This is a holiday in all the Canary Islands.

Our Roving Reporter "Jenny" was out and about and thought that she would share some pictures from a local schools celebrations. 


World Environment Day




The World Environment Day is celebrated on June 5 every year since 1973 to raise awareness of environmental population and encourage global action on environmental protection. Different countries have all sorts of different celebrations and events on this day

Corralejo Carnival 2015

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!


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