Mar
2
Sat
2019
Carnival La Aldea
Mar 2 – Mar 23 all-day

the westernmost municipality of the island of Gran Canaria, La Aldea de San Nicolas is celebrating their Carnival 2019 in March and this years theme is #LaMagia, magic.

The main days of festivities are:
2.3 Carnaval de Día
5.3 Carnaval Tradicional
9.3 Carnaval de Mayores
16.3  Cabalgata de Carnaval
23.3 Entierro del Besugo

Mar
14
Thu
2019
Carnival Maspalomas
Mar 14 – Mar 24 all-day

Carnaval Internacional de Maspalomas. in 2019 theme is “Maspamoon”

Mar
22
Fri
2019
Monopol Music Festival – Las Palmas
Mar 22 – Mar 30 all-day
Mar
23
Sat
2019
Potato Fair in Firgas
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Potato Fair in Firgas

On Saturday, the 23rd of March,  Villa de Firgas celebrates the traditional FIESTA DE LA PAPA DE FIRGAS, an event that aims to promote local products and gastronomy, with special attention to the PAPA ( potato) as a product of enormous agricultural value and linked to the food and gastronomy.

The event will be held in Plaza San Roque and Avenida de La Constitución and will offer to visitors different gastronomic, agrarian and artisanal products. From 11:00-18:00 there will be a sample and gastronomic tasting of local products, show cooking,  musical performance of the group “ARAGUANEY” and much more…

 

Mar
28
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr
4
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
Apr 4 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr
5
Fri
2019
ENORTE 2019 – Business Fair of the North of Gran Canaria
Apr 5 – Apr 7 all-day
ENORTE 2019 -  Business Fair of the North of Gran Canaria

XVIII ENORTE 2019, The Business Fair of the North of Gran Canaria from April 5 to 7 in Gáldar.

ENORTE will once again show the potential of the Comarca’s business fabric, bringing together numerous companies specialized in different fields, from new technologies, auto industry, household appliances, textiles and food, to handicrafts, event and service organization, among many others.

It will be the sixth occasion in which the municipality of Gáldar will host ENORTE since the fair arose with the aim of supporting the revitalization of the Open Commercial Zones. A space in which will be distributed the hundred stands of companies, social and cultural groups, as well as the institutional tents for tourism promotion of the municipalities that make up the Commonwealth in the North of Gran Canaria. 

Apr
6
Sat
2019
FREE “Museums Weekend” Museos en finde @ Cabildo Museums
Apr 6 – Apr 7 all-day

Museos en finde 

The history of Gran Canaria is on display in an extensive network of museums where the thousand ingredients that made the island a conclave of different cultures are all mixed together.

Pre-hispanic mummies, ancient ships and contemporary art. Great writers, painters and musicians. Architecture, indigenous ceramics, sculpture and an ocean of history.

The Island Government Cabildo de Gran Canaria’s network of museums open their doors every first weekend of the month for FREE visits.

Casa de Colón in Las Palmas: Saturday 10:00-18.00 and Sunday 10:00-15:00
Casa-Museo Pérez Galdós in Las Palmas:  Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Casa-Museo Tomás Morales in Moya : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Casa-Museo León y Castillo in Telde : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00.
Casa-Museo Antonio Padrón. Centro de Arte Indigenista, in Gáldar : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Museo y Parque Arqueológico Cueva Pintada in Gáldar : Saturday 10:00-18:00 and Sunday 11:00-18:00, last visit 16:30, limited spaces.

For a more extensive list of Gran Canaria museums click this link to check out the main tourist board pages

 

Primavera de Sensaciones – La Aldea
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
Primavera de Sensaciones - La Aldea

On the occasion of the arrival of the Spring equinox and for the third consecutive year, the Department of Culture, Celebrations and Youth of the City Council of La Aldea de San Nicolás, directed by Yasmina Llarena, organizes ‘Primavera de Sensaciones’, “Spring of Sensations” a festive day of fun, with acts and activities for all ages and tastes.

Between 10:00-24:00 on Calle Real and La Alameda. Musical performances, workshops, routes, activities and much more …

Apr
11
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
Apr 11 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr
18
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr
25
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr
27
Sat
2019
Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria
Apr 27 all-day
Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria

Triathlon competition in the municipality of Mogán. The main location for the race is Amadores beach.

CHALLENGE CORTO “OLÍMPICO”
1,9km – 40km – 10km / Individual

CHALLENGE MEDIUM DISTANCE
1,9km – 90km – 21,1km / Individual

CHALLENGE RELEVOS
1.9km – 90km – 21.1km / Relays

There is also a Junior competition held on 13/4/2019

JUNIOR CHALLENGE
From 50m up to 2.500m / Depend of categories

May
2
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
May 2 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
May
4
Sat
2019
FREE “Museums Weekend” Museos en finde @ Cabildo Museums
May 4 – May 5 all-day

Museos en finde 

The history of Gran Canaria is on display in an extensive network of museums where the thousand ingredients that made the island a conclave of different cultures are all mixed together.

Pre-hispanic mummies, ancient ships and contemporary art. Great writers, painters and musicians. Architecture, indigenous ceramics, sculpture and an ocean of history.

The Island Government Cabildo de Gran Canaria’s network of museums open their doors every first weekend of the month for FREE visits.

Casa de Colón in Las Palmas: Saturday 10:00-18.00 and Sunday 10:00-15:00
Casa-Museo Pérez Galdós in Las Palmas:  Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Casa-Museo Tomás Morales in Moya : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Casa-Museo León y Castillo in Telde : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00.
Casa-Museo Antonio Padrón. Centro de Arte Indigenista, in Gáldar : Saturday and Sunday 10:00-18:00
Museo y Parque Arqueológico Cueva Pintada in Gáldar : Saturday 10:00-18:00 and Sunday 11:00-18:00, last visit 16:30, limited spaces.

For a more extensive list of Gran Canaria museums click this link to check out the main tourist board pages

 

May
9
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
May
10
Fri
2019
FIMAR 2019
May 10 – May 12 all-day
FIMAR 2019

The International Sea Festival & Fair of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, FIMAR is at the Plaza de Canarias and surrounding areas from Friday to Sunday 10-12.5.2019.

This 9th edition of the fair that has firmly established itself as the primary professional, sports and leisure event for the nautical and marine-maritime sector of the Canary Islands.

May
16
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
May
23
Thu
2019
Mercadillo de Gáldar @ Galdar
May 23 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm