Fiesta de la Alfombrada Corpus Christi Arucas 2024

Corpus Christi carpets and procession in Arucas on Sunday, 2 June 2024

Corpus Christi is a special religious event celebrated in major towns and villages around the island, many of which will decorate their streets using colourful “carpets” of salt and dyed sawdust, flowers, and by building small altars. Communities have their own traditions when it comes to Corpus Christi.

One of the most famous displays of Corpus Christi will be in Arucas. From 07:00 to 16:00 the streets of Arucas surrounding the church will be decorated with handmade “carpets” of salt, flowers, and leaf, as well as the decoration of balconies, windows, and altars.

At 18:00 Eucharist at the church, Parroquia de San Juan Bautista, followed by the main religious procession.


Jun 02 2024


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