Gran Canaria Events and festivals

      Gran Canaria awaits you with many activities throughout the year: Music and dance shows, jazz, opera and film festivals, countless sport events you can participate in or simply enjoy their atmosphere

      Here is our list of what is going on in 2018; why not combine your holiday with one of the following indispensable events of our Gran Canaria entertainment guide?

      06.01.2018 Parade of the Three Kings

      Carnival in Gran Canaria is one of the island's most colourful celebrations.

      26.01. – 18.02.2018 Carnival of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

      02.03.-11.03.2018 International Carnival of Maspalomas

      February - June: Gran Canaria Opera season

      21.01.2018 Gran Canaria Marathon

      21.02.2018 Transgrancanaria Ultra endurance Race

      21.04.2018 Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria Triathlon

      02.-05.05.2018 Rally Islas Canarias

      03.05 – 13.05.2018 Gay Pride Maspalomas

      July Theater and Dance Festival TEMUDAS FEST and XXVII Canarias Jazz & Más Festival

      04.07.2018 Scorpions Concert

      04.08.2018 "La Rama de Agaete". The festival is dedicated to the patron saint "Nuestra Señora de las Nieves".

      08.09.2018 La Fiesta del Pino. Gran Canarias festival in honour of the island's patron saint, Nuestra Señora del Pino, is celebrated in the mountain village of Teror.

      14.10.2018 ARC Gran Canaria – Santa Lucía

      24.-28.10.2018 WOMEX- World Music Expo

      November World of Music Art and Dance Festival 2018 WOMAD

      05.-11.11.2018 Winter Pride