The “Fiestas de las Nieves” celebrations in Lomo Magullo, a rural neighbourhood between Telde and Valsequillo between 21 July – 7 August 2022
Each year the neighbourhood of Lomo Magullo in the municipality of Telde begins the festivities in honour of their patron at the end of July, with a proclamation, with the raising of the flag and the lighting of the announcing cross. The festivities culminate with a Romeria and the main fiestas Day in honour of the Lady of the snows and the traditional Traída del Agua.
Thursday 22 July: the announcing street parade to start the festivities at 19:00 and the inauguration of the monument commemorating the 50th anniversary of “Traida de Aqua”. at 21:00 Pregón, the proclamation of the festivities.
Saturday 23 July: an exhibition of Canarian dog breeds; Presa Canario and Podencos
Sunday 24 July: Día del Vecino, the Neighbour’s Day from 12:00
Friday 29 July: the Night of Traditions with Canarian music and dance
Sunday 31 July: the Children’s Traída del agua at 12:00
Thursday 4 August: Romería, the pilgrimage-offering at 18:00
Friday 5 August, The main feast day: at 07:00 Diana floreada with Vitamina band
at 10:00 a cattle fair, and the cattle procession
at 13:00 the religious procession of the Virgen de Las Nieves
Sunday 7 August: at 07:00 Diana floreada with Agaete music band and
at 12:00 Traída del Agua, the popular ‘Bringing of the water’ starts at 12:00
This traditional Bringing of the Water… literally… starts at 12:00 to the rhythm of a music band and there will be joyful processions, dancing and well, getting soaked with water. The main access road to Lomo Magullo will be closed.
If you want to join in dress accordingly in black trousers / black skirt and white shirt, and bring a bucket or similar to through water, avoid swimsuits and water guns and any type of glass is strictly prohibited