Jul
5
Fri
2019
TOTEM. Cirque du Soleil
Jul 5 – Sep 22 all-day
TOTEM. Cirque du Soleil

The most famous circus in Meloneras, just next to ExpoMeloners from 5 July – 4 August 2019.

TOTEM :  Journey into the Evolution of Mankind

TOTEM follows the human species from original amphibian state to ultimate desire to fly. The characters evolve on a stage, evoking a giant turtle, the symbol of origin for many ancient civilizations. TOTEM explores the ties that bind Man to other species, his dreams and his infinite potential.

Tickets : Cirque du soleil website 

Aug
30
Fri
2019
Fiestas del Pino – Teror
Aug 30 – Sep 22 all-day
Fiestas del Pino  - Teror

The Patron Saint of Gran Canaria, the Virgen del Pino festivities in the municipality of Teror. You can see the full program of the events HERE  ( in Spanish )

Highlights :

1.9. Cattle Fair in Finca Osorio 10:00-15:00
7.9. Romeria, pilgrimage offering, starting at 15:30, fireworks just after midnight.
8.9. The main fiesta day of Our Lady of the Pine. Solemn Eucharist in Basilica del Pino at 12:00 and is followed by a procession with the image of Our Lady of the Pine at 13:00.
13-15.9.  III Insular Potato Fair of Gran Canaria. Exhibition and tasting of potatoes. Palacio Episcopal de Teror
14.9. The Grand Childrens party at the parking lot of Los Perales. 11:00 – 14:00
15.9. Día de las Marías, Patron Saint of Teror. Religious ceremonies, eucharists, procession and firework show during the procession.

Aug
31
Sat
2019
Fiestas Patronales San Mateo 2019
Aug 31 – Sep 27 all-day

Vega de San Mateo celebrate their patronal festivities between 31/8 to 27/9 , in honour of the Apostol. The main weekend with the main celebrations  20-22 September, with romeria, cattle fair and religious procession and Drag Queen Gala.

You can see the full program for the festivities here ( in Spanish )

On Friday eucharist at 19:00 at the church and is followed by traditional romería, a pilgrimage offering at Plaza del Pino at 20:00. The evening continues with a big party until 03:30 at Plaza del Mercado.

On Saturday, the cattle fair at 08:00 at the parking lot of the sport center. At 09:00 Mass of the romeros and is followed by a religious procession at 12:00.
There is a Cattle parade at Plaza del Pino at 13:30 going front of the image of the saint.
Carrera de caballos”, a horse race at 17:00 on Avenida Tinamar.
Grand Drag Queen gala at 21:00 at Plaza del Mercado ( entry : 1kg of non perishable item )
At 22:30 a fiesta of Three Decades will feature the performances from popular music groups “Los 600”, “Ni un Pelo de Tonto” and “Los “Salvapantallas” in addition to the later music selections of DJ Promaster and Ballet Sensación. The party is set to last until 4:30 am. ( entry : 1kg of non perishable item ).

Sunday dance at 11:00-15:30 at Plaza del Mercado with Los Gofiones with the group ‘Luz de Luna’

Sep
20
Fri
2019
Festival International de la Paz – Las Palmas
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
Festival International de la Paz - Las Palmas

The 2st International Solidarity Festival on Gran Canaria in Las Palmas and Las Canteras area, celebrating World Day for Peace and Non-Violence declared by the UN, where non-profit associations will participate, institutions and personalities from the cultural, political, religious, educational, artistic, social and health sectors with the presence of Ricard Rotllan, one of the disciples of His Holiness Dalai Lama. With various activities such as parades, workshops, concerts, talks, solidarity march, release of turtles etc.

Highlights :
On Friday, inauguration at 20:00 and a concert at 22:00
On Saturday “The solidary march” from 11:00 ‘for World Peace’ on Paseo de Las Canteras ( leaving from Hotel Reina Isabel) with the participation of people from different cultures, associations and social federations. Music and folk dancing at 13:00 and Turtle release at 14:00. Actuaciones Musicales Solidarias + Herramientas para el Desarrollo Personal +Danzas del Mundo + Meditaciones + Yoga + Recitales+ Discursos starting at 15:30 and in the evening at 22:00 Latin concert show
On Sunday, a solidarity football game at Estadio de fútbol Juan Guedes (in Tamaraceite, Las Palmas). Event starts at 14:00

Full program in Spanish :

Viernes 20 de Septiembre 2019

19:00 h. Banda MAD 214 del IES Poeta Tomás Morales: Proyecto de Educación en Valores

20:00 h. Inauguración del Festival con cantos emblemáticos y lectura del Manifiesto de la Paz con Invitados Institucionales.

20:30 h. Diálogo y Rezos Interreligiosos, entre ellos, Ricard Rotlan, Discípulo del Dalai Lama

22:00 h. Concierto del grupo “Estrella Latina”, festejando la nueva “Cultura de Paz”.

Sábado 21 de Septiembre 2019

11:00 h. Pasacalle “Marcha Solidaria por la Paz Mundial” con batucada desde el Hotel Reina Isabel con colectivos de diversa índole mostrando la unión de la ciudadanía con nuestro lema “Unión en la Diversidad – Desde Canarias al Mundo por la Paz”.

12:00 h. Fomentaremos la “Fuerza de la Unión” entre todas las personas y colectivos, transmitiendo sus mensajes individuales y grupales por la Paz en nuestro escenario en la Plaza de la Puntilla.

13:00 h. Grupo Folklórico Canario, fomentando la solidaridad entre pueblos y celebrando las sinergias creadas por la Paz.

14:00 h. Suelta de tortugas y concienciación medioambiental, entre otros: “Fridays 4 Future” , el nuevo “Movimiento Canario por la Emergencia Climática” y la “Coordinadora de las ONGD de Canarias“, transmitiendo los “Objetivos del Desarrollo Sostenible de la Agenda 2030.”

15:30 h. Actuaciones Musicales Solidarias + Herramientas para el Desarrollo Personal +Danzas del Mundo + Meditaciones + Yoga + Recitales+ Discursos

22:00 h. Concierto latino de cierre, uniendo a todos los participantes y colectivos, festejando la nueva “Cultura de Paz”.

Domingo 22 de Septiembre 2019: Estadio de fútbol Juan Guedes (Tamaraceite, Las Palmas)

14:00. Inauguración y Celebración del “I Partido Solidario de Fútbol por la Paz”.

15:00 h. 2 Partidos Solidarios de “Fútbol por la Paz” con equipos de Latino América y África dentro de la Semifinal del “Mundial de Integración”.

18:00-19:00 Clausura del Acto con entrega de trofeos por la Paz.

Sep
22
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day
Sep
28
Sat
2019
VIII Festival Costa Norte – Villa de Moya
Sep 28 – Sep 29 all-day

The 8th edition of the “North Coast” Festival in the municipality of Moya on Saturday and Sunday. The coastal areas of El Altillo and El Pagador will be the stage of this festival.  Activities, fair and music, a lot of music.

A festive cultural event aimed for the whole family.  This unique Festival offers various activities aimed at the general public, from the little ones with the inflatables, workshops, foam party, etc., to the adults with the craft and commercial fair, concerts and performances of different tastes and styles from popular music groups .

 

Sep
29
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Sep 29 – Sep 30 all-day
Oct
5
Sat
2019
Caminata Maspalomas Contra el cancer – Maspalomas
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Caminata Maspalomas Contra el cancer - Maspalomas

VI Caminata Maspalomas Contra el cancer
Parque Sur Maspalomas a el Faro de Maspalomas Lighthouse

The 6th solidarity walk against breast cancer. Departure from Parque Sur MAspalomas at 17:30 to Faro de Maspalomas

Oct
6
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Oct 6 – Oct 7 all-day
Oct
13
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Oct 13 – Oct 14 all-day
Ingenio Colour Festival
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

THE FESTIVAL OF INCLUSION 13 OCTOBER 2019.

-The registration period to participate is open

The event Ingenio Color Festival 2019 is organized by Villa de Ingenio, through the Department of Social Services and Equality. Held this year on Sunday, October 13, on Avenida Carlos V de Carrizal. Fun event for all with either walking running and with lots of colour.

Fiesta de la Inclusión” is a fun day to enjoy, aimed at encouraging the participation of locals and visitors through an accessible and barrier-free sport event whose main objective is to provide a space for meeting and participation of people, indistinctly of its characteristics, conditions and / or personal, family and social situations.

 

Participants will get a set of corn starch powder that is 100% natural and colored, which in turn, will energize the course by throwing this powder at the along the street. As a symbol of human diversity, the dust that is disseminated along the layout of the main avenue will be identified with the seven colors of the rainbow. The material is totally natural.

 

The activity will take place in the layout of Avenida Carlos V, section between the Barranco de los Aromeros and the Barranco de Guayadeque at the height of GC-191. The point of departure and arrival, in turn, will be from the Barranco de Parque Los Aromeros, where all the participants will be concentrated, there being several career modalities:

This year there is only online registrations will be made; there will be no physical points. They can be formalized through the web platform: http://ingeniocolourfestival.com/inscripciones. The generic price stipulated to participate is € 10 per person. Children between 0 and 15 years old will pay a fee of € 5. Volunteering can also be registered through the aforementioned platform.

Oct
19
Sat
2019
IV Pet Fair , Parque Sur Maspalomas
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm
IV Pet Fair , Parque Sur Maspalomas

IV Feria de Mascotas, Parque Sur Maspalomas

The 4rd edition of the much anticipated Maspalomas Pet Fair is happening on Saturday and Sunday 19-20 October in the beautiful surroundings of Parque Sur de Maspalomas. The fair include among other things exhibitions, workshops, competitions, training, gastronomy area,  a “Belcando Pool party”, a pool for our 4-legged friends to have a great time and be cool.

Oct
20
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Oct 20 – Oct 21 all-day
Beach Clean and Diving – Tauro
Oct 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Beach Clean and Diving - Tauro

Beach clean in Tauro, Mogán together with an under water clean up along the coastline of playa del Cura to Tauro.

The event is organized by Oceans4life Gran Canaria and supported by @Koala Bay and The Market Puerto Rico.  The diving clean up will be led by the amazing team at Top Diving from Puerto Rico.

Oct
27
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day
Nov
3
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Nov 3 – Nov 4 all-day
Nov
10
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Nov 10 – Nov 11 all-day
Nov
17
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Nov 17 – Nov 18 all-day
Nov
24
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Nov 24 – Nov 25 all-day
Dec
1
Sun
2019
Free museums visits @ Cabildo Museums
Dec 1 – Dec 2 all-day