The European Cheese fair, organized by the Commonwealth of North, is held in the municipality of Artenara up in the mountains on March 16 and 17, 2019.
Opening hours on Saturday 10:00-19:00 and on Sunday 10:00-15:00
This Fair is organized in collaboration with the European Cheese Route Association, which was born in 2014 with the aim of joining efforts from different European local entities to make cheese a strategic axis of local economic development. The Commonwealth of North of Gran Canaria was integrated into this network of municipalities in April 2017.
During the weekend in Artenara you can taste and buy cheese from Cabrales (Asturias), Casar de Cáceres (Cáceres), Mahón (Menorca), Idiazabal (Basque Country), Villa Luenga del Rosario (Cádiz), Ripollés (Girona), Nisa and Fundãu (Portugal), in addition to the Commonwealth of Northern Gran Canaria and the rest of the Canary Islands
Currently, the European Cheese Route Association is made up of 19 cheese-producing municipalities in 9 European regions. More information on the web: https://europeancheeseroute.eu/la-asociacion/