What’s on in Tenerife?

The following list is kept to within a couple of months or so for ease of reference. If you’re looking for information about an older event please use the search box to the right. At the top of the diary’s events are general links to posts about groups of events like public holidays, arts and crafts fairs, meteor showers, etc., but the rest of the entries are chronologically ordered links direct to posts about the events themselves.

 

2019 public holidays and local fiestas

Meteor showers in the Canaries

Arts and crafts fairs in Tenerife

Tenerife motor racing rallies

Ópera de Tenerife 2019-2020 programme

OST 2019-2020 programme

 

8 June: Tenerife Bluetrail extreme mountain race

16 Feb-10 Mar: Carnaval 2019 (Santa Cruz, Puerto de la Cruz, Los Cristianos)

10 Jan-10 Feb: 35th International Music Festival of the Canaries

27 Dec 2018-4 Jan 2019: Dirty Dancing this Christmas in the Santa Cruz auditorium

Christmas programmes 2018-2019

 


2018 public holidays and local fiestas

Meteor showers in the Canaries

Arts and crafts fairs in Tenerife

Tenerife motor racing rallies

Ópera de Tenerife 2018-2019 programme

OST 2018-2019 programme

 

27 Dec 2018-4 Jan 2019: Dirty Dancing this Christmas in the Santa Cruz auditorium

17 November: La Laguna Noche en Blanco

14-18 November: Exposaldo Invierno – Winter Bargain Fair 2018

11 November: Santa Cruz marathon 2018

10 November: Arona’s Got Talent gala concert in Los Cristianos auditorium

3 November: “Vino a Babor” – Wine to port – at Las Galletas’ Marina del Sur

2 November: Elvis is back in Los Cristianos as Greg Miller & The Jailhouse Band returns

29 October: Music and dance charity gala Show Stoppers 2018 in Los Cristianos

27 Oct-4 Nov: Fería Tricontinental

18 Oct-9 Nov: Arona de las Artes y las Letras – two huge cultural names to feature in second Arts & Humanities contest

13 Oct-10 Nov: Saborea San Miguel de Abona 2018

12-13 October: XVI Subida Arona-La Escalona rally

6 October: Arona’s Day of Traditions to be lit by 10,000 candles in the historic town centre

5-7 October: Feboda 2018

5-6 October: Subida a Tamaimo rally

29-30 September: Mayantigo Fest in Plaza Salytien

28 September: OST to perform live soundtrack to accompany screening of Close Encounters of the Third Kind

27 September (& few days before and after): Tenerife celebrates World Tourism Day with a range of events 

21 September: We Love Queen tribute concert in La Orotava

20-23 September: VII Canarian Tapas Competition in Garachico

15-16 September: Dog Days of Summer – Doggy paddling in Alcalá and Playa San Juan as Guía de Isora gives the borough’s pets a dedicated swimming pool

15 September: Gran Fiesta de los Vinos celebrates wines of Tenerife in Los Realejos

9 September: Dog show as part of Guía de Isora Fiestas Patronales

9 September: Guía de Isora Arts & Craft Fair

8-9 September: Dog Days of Summer – Doggy paddling in Alcalá and Playa San Juan as Guía de Isora gives the borough’s pets a dedicated swimming pool

8 September: Fight night of boxing as part of Guía de Isora Fiestas Patronales

2 September: Guía de Isora triathlon

1 September: Family Fun Day tomorrow at Hollywood Restaurant in the CC Gran Sur – an “out of this world” event!

31 Aug-2 Sep: Bavarian week and Oktoberfest in Puerto de la Cruz

31 Aug-2 Sep: Pinolere ethnographic village arts and crafts fair

31 Aug-2 Sep: Candelaria’s third three-day Drone Festival for anyone interested in playing or working with drones

31 August: La Fiesta de los Vinos in Puertito de Güímar

30 Aug-2 Sep: 63rd Cycling Tour of Tenerife

29 Aug-10 Sep: Los Abrigos’ fiestas patronales de San Blas

26 August: Romería barquera in main day of Las Galletas’ San Casiano fiesta

26 August: Los Corazones de Tejina

25 Aug-3 Sep: Los Cristianos Virgen del Carmen fiesta

25 August: Los Sabandeños bring Sansofé 2018 to an end in closing concert in El Médano

25 August: Sam Fox in the Hard Rock Hotel’s Children of the 80s concert in Playa Paraiso

24-25 August: Cooking demonstrations and food tasting in Los Cristianos for VI Feria del Pescado

24 August: World famous Los Sabandeños Canarian folklore group performing in Los Cristianos

17-19 & 24-26 August: Canarian and National show jumping championships in Centro Hípico del Sur, Buzanada

15-19 August: Muestra Folclórica de los Pueblos – summer’s traditional dancing in El Médano

15 August: Alcalá’s famous fireworks for fiestas patronales

14 August: Famous “Guanche ceremony” re-enactment of discovery of native goddess as part of Candelaria Fiestas Patronales

12 August: Battle of the Bands introduces new musicians raising money for Walk for Life

11 August: Annual Los Abrigos Beer Festival

11 August: Bay swim – travesía a nado – in Alcalá

11 August: Sunblast 2018 musical festival in Golf Costa Adeje

5-11 August: El Médano home to PWA windsurf World Cup

28 July: Craft beer festival in Alcalá

28 July: Arona Summer Festival 2018

27-28 July: Summer Gastromerkado in La Orotava

27 July: Jazz concert on Playa San Juan’s promenade

23-27 July: Adeje Summer University

22 July: RFB Ballet de Moscú’s Don Quijote in Los Cristianos

21-22 July: Indian Ratha Yatra festival in Playa de las Américas

21 July: Boxing night in Adeje

21 July: La Caleta Bay Swim

20-29 July: Canarias Surf Film Festival

20-21 July: Craft beer festival in La Laguna

13 July: Outdoor summer concert in Golf Costa Adeje

11 July: International School of English in La Laguna puts on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

10 July: Embarcación de la Virgen – Puerto de la Cruz Virgen del Carmen fiesta

7 July: Travesía a nado – bay swim – between Playa La Arena and Puerto Santiago

6 Jul-25 Aug: Sansofé 2018 in El Médano and Los Abrigos

6-8 July: Chirche Day of traditions

July & August: Summer open-air film screenings