Fiestas San Isidro de Labrador 2024 – Artenara

Artenara, the highest altitude village on Gran Canaria, is celebrating festivities in honour of San Isidro de Labrador, the patron saint of farmers between 25-26 May 2024.

Saturday, 25 May
at 12:00 XIX Romería, pilgrimage offering in honour of San Isidro Labrador with the participation of carts from the different neighbourhoods of the municipality. The route starts at the end of the Calle Párroco Domingo Báez.
The carts will be accompanied by parrandas and folk groups: AF Guadalupe de Moya and Miguel Gil de Firgas dance group, Parranda Los Tilos Tenoya, Parranda el Estampio, Party Friends of Tejeda, AF Arimaguada
13:30 Offering to San Isidro, patron saint of the Farmers on the Avenida Alcalde Severiano Luján Cabrera.

Sunday, 26 May
at 09:00 Decoration and decoration of the stalls by the residents of the municipality and artisans.
at 10:00 The 19th Artisan Craft Exhibition opens in the new plaza above the Manuel Díaz Cruz park. The Cabildo of Gran Canaria collaborates through the FEDAC, (Foundation for the Study and Development of Canarian Crafts).
at 11:00 Traditional playroom with board games and physical skill games run by the TAMAZIGHT Canarian Culture Association.
at 11:30 Sale of tickets for the Canarian sancocho, at the stall set up in the square where the craft exhibition will be located. Price €3
at 12:00 Celebration of the Eucharist in the parish temple of San Matías.
The folkloric group “IBARADEN” will sing the mass.
13:30 Canarian stick fighting workshop exhibition in the new plaza above the Manuel Díaz Cruz Park.
14:30 Distribution of the Canarian sancocho in the Manuel Díaz Cruz park and a visit by the authorities to the stalls

El MECCA, the ethnographic museum “Casas Cuevas Artenara” will be open on both days from 11:30 to 16:3o


May 25 - 26 2024


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


Artenara, 35350 Artenara, Las Palmas, Spain

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