The Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival is already here, one of the most important festivals in Spain which is also considered one of the best carnivals of the world.
From the 27th of February to the 10th of March the streets of the capital of Tenerife are filled with color and fantasy thanks to the carnival. During these days you can enjoy various events such as the Gala of the queens, the parades, the “Gran Coso” etc. The truth is that there are dozens of activities and it is difficult to attend to all of them, for this reason we would like to let you know the most relevant and taking advantage of these wonderful celebrations.
We will highlight three of them, and we rely on the relevance and appreciation they usually have among the public.
Wednesday the 27th of February, the 2019 Queen Gala This event is where the 2019 Carnival Queen is awarded. During the gala, the various candidates walk the stage with their imposing costumes designed by experienced dressmakers.
In front of them, there is a jury, made up of diverse people who are experts in various subjects, and who is in charge of qualifying the beauty and staging habilities of the candidates. During the event you can enjoy performances by artists, musicians and performances that make the gala even more entertaining. Finally, the judge will decide in favor of one of the candidates and will announce the name of the winner of the coveted title.
Sunday the 3rd of March, The Day Carnival. The peculiarity of this party is when it is performed, it is a party that starts during the day. This makes the act more familiar, since children can go disguised accompanied by their parents, enjoying the carnival and the fair. Highlight the importance of going in disguise, since the most part of the people do so. Throughout the day, you can go enjoying music performances in various stages that are placed by the capital. As the night begins the party goes on until you will put your own limit.
Tuesday, the 5th of March from 4:00 pm, El Coso Apotheosis of the Carnival. It starts on March the 5th from 4:00 p.m. During the afternoon, the Maritime Avenue of the capital is flooded with carnival colors and rhythms. Through these streets will pass the queens of the carnival with their imposing dresses, numerous comparsas with dancers, groups of percussionists singing carnival rhythms and infinity of people disguised as historical and popular characters. The truth is that it is one of the most comfortable ways to see and enjoy the carnival. See how the show happens in front of you and let yourself be flooded by the magic and the color that overflows this spectacular and unique event.
If you would like to have more information about any of the events and take a guided tour of the Carnival, do not hesitate to contact us. And do not forget to visit our website and see even more interesting excursions. We will be very happy to assist you and help you.