Category: Market

Jan
13
Thu
2022
Fiestas en honor a San Sebastián – Agüimes
Jan 13 – Jan 28 all-day

 
 

 Agüimes celebrates its patron saint festivities in honor of San Sebastián 13-28 January 2022.

The municipality of Agüimes celebrates from the second week of January its patron saint festivities in honor of San Sebastián, which this year recover a wide program of recreational and cultural activities, all of them to be carried out under strict compliance with prevention measures against the covid-19 pandemic. Disregarding mass events, the Agüimes City Council Celebrations area has scheduled an interesting range of proposals that include popular music concerts, a cattle fair and gastronomic days dedicated to the snail, among other attractions.

Highlights:
13 January, the El Caracol de Oro gastronomic contest will take place at the Rural Hotel Casa de los Camellos  at 10:30
19 January,  the Caracol Gastronomic Days, in which seven establishments in the town of Agüimes will participate

20 January, the traditional Cattle Fair on the esplanade at the back of the Auditorium Theater 10:00-12:00, and later the concert of the Parranda Araguaney in the Plaza del Rosario at 20:30

 

The 20th of January is the main day of festivities in honour of San Sebastian in the municipality of Agüimes. It is also a local bank holiday in the municipality

 

 

 

 

International Music Festival of The Canary Islands
Jan 13 – Feb 16 all-day

 

 

The 38th International Music Festival of The Canary Islands from 13 January to 16 February 2022.

56 classical music concerts held on stages on the eight islands. At the same time, the Festival ‘En Paralelo’ In Parallel will take place again, and as its name and philosophy indicate, simultaneously and complementary to the FIMC.

Some of the greatest international soloists marks the program of the 38th edition: Grigory Sokolov (piano), Steven Isserlis (cello), Sergej Krylov (violin), Beatrice Rana (piano), Arabella Steinbacher (violin), Anastasia Makhamendrikova (piano), Javier Camarena (tenor), Philippe Jaroussky (countertenor) or Manuel Gómez Ruiz (tenor). The legendary violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter will also be in the Canary Islands, who will perform in a trio format.

The great symphonic orchestras that will visit the Canary Islands this winter constitute another of the hallmarks of the Festival in general and of this edition in particular, as well as the batons that will accompany them: London Philharmonia Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony, Luxembourg Philharmonic, Tenerife Symphony, Gran Canaria Philharmonic, Paris Chamber Orchestra, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra and Russian State Symphony ‘Evgeny Svetlanov’. Among the directors, Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Jordi Savall, Vassily Petrenko, Philippe Herreweghe, Gustavo Gimeno, Antonio Méndez, Michael Boder and Karel Mark Chichon.

The chamber groups and the concerts of ‘En Paralelo’ complete an edition that returns with force to its original winter dates, after the exceptional summer edition of 2021.

See the program and reserve tickets to the concerts HERE!

All the concerts on Gran Canaria are held in Auditorium Alfredo Kraus and theatre Pérez Galdós. 

 

Jan
16
Sun
2022
Municipal Market of Santa Brigida
Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm

 

 

The Weekend Market of Santa Brigida, ‘El Mercado Agrícola y Artesanal’ in the northeastern inland part of the island, celebrated its 35rd anniversary in summer 2021. Varieties of cheese, country bread, jams and marmalades, natural produced honey and a variety of confectionery.

“This beautiful old town was where the British aristocrats and merchants of the 18th and 19th century first came to visit on health holidays, making it one of the first tourism destination on Gran Canaria. It is still home for many aristocracy families and their gorgeous country homes.”

At the Moment it is a very small market with about a dozens stall operating. Just next to the market, there is a Wine museum “La Casa del Vino de Gran Canaria” which is worth visiting. 

Opening hours :
On Friday 14:00-20:00, On Saturday 08:00-20:00 and on Sunday 08:00-14:00 

 

Jan
18
Tue
2022
Artisan Craft Market – Playa de Mogán
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

HANDICRAFT 𝐌𝐀𝐑𝐊𝐄𝐓 𝐈𝐍 𝐏𝐋𝐀𝐘𝐀 𝐃𝐄 𝐌𝐎𝐆Á𝐍!
Every Monday, starting on 15 November 2021, Playa de Mogán will host “Mercadillo de Artesanía” an Artisan Craft Market in the vicinity of Plaza de Las Gañanías, from 09:00 to 14:00

 

 

 

Other weekly municipal markets:

𝐎𝐧 𝐓𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐢𝐧 𝐀𝐫𝐠𝐮𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐠𝐮í𝐧

Plaza Negra, calle Juan Juana, José Manuel Santana García and Avenida Álamo Suárez ( aka avenida Muelle ). As well as a Handicraft market on Plaza de Las Marañuelas.

 

𝐎𝐧 𝐅𝐫𝐢𝐝𝐚𝐲 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐚 𝐝𝐞 𝐌𝐨𝐠á𝐧

Calle Explanada del Castillete, calle La Noria.

 

On Saturday in Arguineguín
Second hand market on Plaza Negra 
Jan
19
Wed
2022
‘El mercadillo de Maspalomas’ – Maspalomas Market
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

 
 

On Saturday and Wednesdays, all kinds of textile articles flood the car park Municipal Market, located on Avenida Alejandro del Castillo. It is one of the markets most attractive for tourists; El Mercadillo de Maspalomas, ‘Maspalomas market’. The market is from 08:00 to 14:00.

At the Maspalomas Market, hundreds of vendors offer visitors clothing, footwear, handbags, wallets, costume jewellery, leather and handmade jewellery, among many other products. There is also an area, to enjoy a refreshment, set up for authorised vehicles to prepare and sell food and drink.

Jan
20
Thu
2022
Gáldar municipal market @ Galdar
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Gáldar Municipal Market on Thursdays in Plaza de Santiago, in front of the beautiful church, Iglesia de Santiago de Gáldar.
This lovely little market is from 08:00 – 14:00
Mercadillo Municipal de Agüimes Casco
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

 

 

This is a lovely little weekly market, ‘Mercadillo Municipal de Agüimes Casco‘ in the city centre and the commercial area of Villa de Agüimes, with numerous other services in its surroundings to explore. The market offers fresh products and beautiful crafts as well as textiles and floristry.

Every Thursday from 08:00 – 13:00 ( 07:00 – 14:00 )

*** From January 2020 the market moved to a new location at la plaza del Centro de Mayores, next to health center and behind the town hall.

 


With less that 10 minute walk from the market, take a stroll around the cobbled streets of the Agüimes old town with beautiful and interesting statues and sculptures scattered around and with history dating back to the conquest of the island. It is well worth a visit’

Shopping Centre San Agustin Market
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

 


The lovely local small farmers’ and craft market in the San Agustin Shopping Centre on every Thursdays from 08:30 to 13:00  during the winter months.

Jan
21
Fri
2022
‘Mercado de Guía’ – The new municipal market of Santa Maria de Guía
Jan 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

 

‘Mercado De Guía’, the marketplace of Santa Maria de Guía takes place from Friday to Sunday between 08:00-16:00.
The new municipal market is still enjoying its grand opening festivities ( December 22 ) and offers raffles and entertainment until the end of January 2022.

On Fridays, January 14, 21 and 28, for every 10 euros of purchase, visitors to the Mercado de Guía will be able to win a gift voucher worth 60 euros. The raffle will take place on Sundays 16, 23 and 30 of this month. 3 checks will be raffled each week, worth 60 euros each, to be exchanged at the Market stalls.

Likewise, the Market will host musical performances, children’s workshops, wine and cheese tastings, etc. on Saturdays and Sundays. Activities all aimed at a family audience that make this visit an even more complete and attractive experience, as well as making it possible to buy the best local products.


 

December 22 was a historic day for #SantaMaríaDeGuía when the #MercadoDeGuía was inaugurated at 11:00. This new marketplace will be a great support for the primary sector and an additional attraction for visitors to the North of Gran Canaria.

Mercado de Guía, the new municipal market place has for its opening the first 30 stalls for the direct sale of fruits and vegetables, cheese, meat, fish, gourmet products, prepared meals, flowers and jams among others. A cafeteria and restaurant will also open on the first floor.

 

Starting from 9 January 2022, the marketplace will be open from Friday to Sunday 08:00-16:00 

 

 

The building, located in an old irrigation pond with ethnographic value. The new marketplace is distributed over 4 floors, a basement, used for cold rooms, and a semi-basement for 70 parking spaces and a loading and unloading area. On the first floor are the stalls for direct sales, cafeteria and restaurant. The second will be dedicated to the gastronomy market.

The Market building has a large metal roof that covers the building complex and supports the solar panels, both thermal and photovoltaic, resulting in a total constructed area of almost 8,000m².

 

 

Agricultural market Plaza de Playa de Arinaga
Jan 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Farmers’ market in Plaza de Playa de Arinaga on Fridays 08:00-14:00, just in front of the church church Nuestra Señora del Pino – Arinaga. The municipality of Agüimes new Agricultural market, starting from Friday, July 2 for direct sales. It will initially consist of a dozen zero kilometre stalls, in which the farmers themselves will offer their products directly to visitors, without intermediaries: locally produced fruits, vegetables and vegetables that can be purchased at a fair price.

These stands will be accompanied by other complementary products like flowers, crafts, gift items or textiles. The new market in Playa de Arinaga will be open every Friday, between 08:00 and 14:00. It will be the second popular market in the municipality of Agüimes, along with the one that already takes place every Thursday in the Plaza de las Ramblas, in Agüimes casco.

The initiative, promoted by the Consumption area of the Agüimes City Council, aims to boost commerce in Playa de Arinaga. It will be a meeting place between farmers and consumers, beneficial for both. While the former will have the opportunity to output their production, the latter will have easy access to quality local products.

San Mateo Weekend Market
Jan 21 @ 8:00 am – Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm

 

 

The weekend market of Vega de San Mateo in the mountains is a popular place to visit by locals and visitors with its over 90 stalls.

Open from Friday to Sunday you can find a big market warehouse building as well as outside stalls and occasional music and dancing during summer. Local farmers selling a wide selection of seasonal vegetables, fruit but also cheese, wine and much more. Outside area offers stalls selling an interesting array of different products from handcrafts, clothes, bags among others.

On Friday and Saturday 08:00 – 20:00 and on Sunday 09:00 – 14:30 

 

 

The market and surrounding area is undergoing major renovations and improvements. The opening of an underground parking on la Plaza del Mercado – Los Gofiones ( just after the small bus station ) has improved the traffic and parking on a busy day like a market day.

 

 

 

 

 

‘At the same time take the opportunity to stroll along the old quarter of the Vega de San Mateo, visit the Parish Church, located in the Calle Principal and enjoy a lovely lunch in one of the restaurants near by.’

Friday Market – Playa de Mogán
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

 

FRIDAY IS A MARKET DAY IN PLAYA DE MOGÁN 

The popular Friday Market restarted in Playa de Mogán from October 1. This has got to be the most scenic places on Gran Canaria to have a market, by the beach and a harbour, beautifully kept houses and shops, bars and restaurants galore. A really lovely way for visitors staying in Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria, Anfi or Arguineguín to get there is by ferry. The market is 09:00-14:00.

This very busy tourist market has a little bit of everything on sale from bags, clothes, souvenirs, sunglasses, art and everything between and more.

Municipal Market of Santa Brigida
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm

 

 

The Weekend Market of Santa Brigida, ‘El Mercado Agrícola y Artesanal’ in the northeastern inland part of the island, celebrated its 35rd anniversary in summer 2021. Varieties of cheese, country bread, jams and marmalades, natural produced honey and a variety of confectionery.

“This beautiful old town was where the British aristocrats and merchants of the 18th and 19th century first came to visit on health holidays, making it one of the first tourism destination on Gran Canaria. It is still home for many aristocracy families and their gorgeous country homes.”

At the Moment it is a very small market with about a dozens stall operating. Just next to the market, there is a Wine museum “La Casa del Vino de Gran Canaria” which is worth visiting. 

Opening hours :
On Friday 14:00-20:00, On Saturday 08:00-20:00 and on Sunday 08:00-14:00 

 

Jan
22
Sat
2022
‘El mercadillo de Maspalomas’ – Maspalomas Market
Jan 22 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

 
 

On Saturday and Wednesdays, all kinds of textile articles flood the car park Municipal Market, located on Avenida Alejandro del Castillo. It is one of the markets most attractive for tourists; El Mercadillo de Maspalomas, ‘Maspalomas market’. The market is from 08:00 to 14:00.

At the Maspalomas Market, hundreds of vendors offer visitors clothing, footwear, handbags, wallets, costume jewellery, leather and handmade jewellery, among many other products. There is also an area, to enjoy a refreshment, set up for authorised vehicles to prepare and sell food and drink.

‘Mercado de Guía’ – The new municipal market of Santa Maria de Guía
Jan 22 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

 

‘Mercado De Guía’, the marketplace of Santa Maria de Guía takes place from Friday to Sunday between 08:00-16:00.
The new municipal market is still enjoying its grand opening festivities ( December 22 ) and offers raffles and entertainment until the end of January 2022.

On Fridays, January 14, 21 and 28, for every 10 euros of purchase, visitors to the Mercado de Guía will be able to win a gift voucher worth 60 euros. The raffle will take place on Sundays 16, 23 and 30 of this month. 3 checks will be raffled each week, worth 60 euros each, to be exchanged at the Market stalls.

Likewise, the Market will host musical performances, children’s workshops, wine and cheese tastings, etc. on Saturdays and Sundays. Activities all aimed at a family audience that make this visit an even more complete and attractive experience, as well as making it possible to buy the best local products.


 

December 22 was a historic day for #SantaMaríaDeGuía when the #MercadoDeGuía was inaugurated at 11:00. This new marketplace will be a great support for the primary sector and an additional attraction for visitors to the North of Gran Canaria.

Mercado de Guía, the new municipal market place has for its opening the first 30 stalls for the direct sale of fruits and vegetables, cheese, meat, fish, gourmet products, prepared meals, flowers and jams among others. A cafeteria and restaurant will also open on the first floor.

 

Starting from 9 January 2022, the marketplace will be open from Friday to Sunday 08:00-16:00 

 

 

The building, located in an old irrigation pond with ethnographic value. The new marketplace is distributed over 4 floors, a basement, used for cold rooms, and a semi-basement for 70 parking spaces and a loading and unloading area. On the first floor are the stalls for direct sales, cafeteria and restaurant. The second will be dedicated to the gastronomy market.

The Market building has a large metal roof that covers the building complex and supports the solar panels, both thermal and photovoltaic, resulting in a total constructed area of almost 8,000m².

 

 

Secondhand market Arguineguín
Jan 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

 

 

This is a lovely little rastro, a secondhand market on Saturdays in the pretty setting on Plaza Negra in Arguineguín. Bargain preloved items to be found from 09:00:-14:00.

Municipal Market of Santa Brigida
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm

 

 

The Weekend Market of Santa Brigida, ‘El Mercado Agrícola y Artesanal’ in the northeastern inland part of the island, celebrated its 35rd anniversary in summer 2021. Varieties of cheese, country bread, jams and marmalades, natural produced honey and a variety of confectionery.

“This beautiful old town was where the British aristocrats and merchants of the 18th and 19th century first came to visit on health holidays, making it one of the first tourism destination on Gran Canaria. It is still home for many aristocracy families and their gorgeous country homes.”

At the Moment it is a very small market with about a dozens stall operating. Just next to the market, there is a Wine museum “La Casa del Vino de Gran Canaria” which is worth visiting. 

Opening hours :
On Friday 14:00-20:00, On Saturday 08:00-20:00 and on Sunday 08:00-14:00 

 

Jan
23
Sun
2022
‘Mercado de Guía’ – The new municipal market of Santa Maria de Guía
Jan 23 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

 

‘Mercado De Guía’, the marketplace of Santa Maria de Guía takes place from Friday to Sunday between 08:00-16:00.
The new municipal market is still enjoying its grand opening festivities ( December 22 ) and offers raffles and entertainment until the end of January 2022.

On Fridays, January 14, 21 and 28, for every 10 euros of purchase, visitors to the Mercado de Guía will be able to win a gift voucher worth 60 euros. The raffle will take place on Sundays 16, 23 and 30 of this month. 3 checks will be raffled each week, worth 60 euros each, to be exchanged at the Market stalls.

Likewise, the Market will host musical performances, children’s workshops, wine and cheese tastings, etc. on Saturdays and Sundays. Activities all aimed at a family audience that make this visit an even more complete and attractive experience, as well as making it possible to buy the best local products.


 

December 22 was a historic day for #SantaMaríaDeGuía when the #MercadoDeGuía was inaugurated at 11:00. This new marketplace will be a great support for the primary sector and an additional attraction for visitors to the North of Gran Canaria.

Mercado de Guía, the new municipal market place has for its opening the first 30 stalls for the direct sale of fruits and vegetables, cheese, meat, fish, gourmet products, prepared meals, flowers and jams among others. A cafeteria and restaurant will also open on the first floor.

 

Starting from 9 January 2022, the marketplace will be open from Friday to Sunday 08:00-16:00 

 

 

The building, located in an old irrigation pond with ethnographic value. The new marketplace is distributed over 4 floors, a basement, used for cold rooms, and a semi-basement for 70 parking spaces and a loading and unloading area. On the first floor are the stalls for direct sales, cafeteria and restaurant. The second will be dedicated to the gastronomy market.

The Market building has a large metal roof that covers the building complex and supports the solar panels, both thermal and photovoltaic, resulting in a total constructed area of almost 8,000m².

 

 

Maspalomas rastro – The second hand market of Maspalomas @ Mercadillo de Maspalomas
Jan 23 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

The Maspalomas second hand market in the parking lot of the Municipal Market of San Fernando from 08:00-14:00

Bargains and preloved items of wide variety.

 

The popular “Rastro”, the second hand market was reactivated on Sunday, November the 1st. ( subject to public holidays )

San Lorenzo farmers’ market – Las Palmas
Jan 23 @ 8:00 am – 1:30 pm

 

 

The San Lorenzo Agricultural Market is held every Sunday from 08:00 to 13:30 in the open air, and has 26 stalls that offer agricultural products and are offered by the producers themselves.

San Lorenzo, in the municipality of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria renovated its agricultural market and inaugurated the new facilities on April 18 in 2021.

The weekly market is the most unique attraction of this little population centre with its own character. San Lorenzo maintains its own personality and preserves its natural charms and those that are still linked to the rural world.

 

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