It’s International Women’s Day weekend with official celebrations happening on Sunday, 8th of March. AEMET, the Spanish state meteorological agency, is predicting unpredictable weather for Friday in the north of Gran Canaria and at the summits but with weather expected to get better and better as we head toward Sunday which is looking to be a perfect hot and sunny March day.

It’s a super busy weekend ahead with local and European cheeses on offer in Valleseco. Loads of Carnival festivities happening around the island including the start of the Maspalomas carnival celebrations. Big sporting events taking place, a quick painting contest in Puerto de Mogán and so much more. It’s going to be a fabulous weekend to be on #GranCanaria; here are our top picks for the days ahead.