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Regardless of your religious beliefs The Passion is a deeply moving and emotional piece of street theatre that captivates over 20,000 people each Good Friday in Adeje town. From noon Calle Grande is filled with a procession of Roman soldiers with horses and chariots, disciples, and over 100 extras all in historically correct costumes as the story of Christ’s crucifixion […]

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Spring signals the start of the motor racing rally season in Tenerife. It’s a time trial of short bursts mainly uphill and Adeje is one of the biggest events with the four racing sections taking place on Saturday 5 April. The cars all gather the night before (Friday 4th) at Calle Jardin Botanico in Adeje for inspection and an 8pm […]

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Los Cristianos is not just the busiest part of Arona but also the centre for a wide range of events to please visitors and locals alike. Two of the most popular and well established attractions are returning, the Book Fair will take place from 10 to 12 April outside the Cultural Centre and the Canarian Food Fair takes place on […]

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The South American influence is felt strongly in Tenerife, especially in music and dance so here are two big dance events to look forward to. The Canarian Salsa Open takes place on Saturday 29 March at La Cascada by the Parque Maritimo pool complex as you approach the Auditorium at the south entrance to Santa Cruz. These national championships run […]

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For the best in electronic dance music you can’t beat Arona Summer Festival in Playa de Las Americas, and there are great offers if you buy before 15 March. It’s the fourth year that Tenerife has been able to boast such a high profile event, on Saturday 16 August the Estadio Olimpico will be throbbing from mid afternoon until late […]

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The nights are drawing out and the weather is changing to spring mode so here are a few suggestions of trips further away from the southern resorts of Tenerife. Icod de Los Vinos – Famous for its ancient Drago tree but the views of the rugged coast and tight shopping streets are worth a look. Just a short hop away […]

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With so many diverse and beautiful landscapes it’s no surprise that Tenerife is a favourite location for filming. Two productions are currently making the most of the south east corner of the island. For Spanish television Los Abrigos is the setting for Pesadilla en La Cocina (Nightmare in the Kitchen) where famous chef Alberto Chicote takes on the Gordon Ramsay […]

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There’s plenty of coast to go around in Tenerife, and each resort can offer something different to make your holiday special. So here are a few of the main jewels in our crown: Playa de Las Americas – Young and vibrant, Las Americas is the nightclubbing hub of Tenerife. In the day, the large crescents of golden sand offer plenty […]

Family day out at Arona Carnaval

There’s no resisting the rhythms and colours of Carnaval, and though Santa Cruz may hold the biggest event, smaller regional celebrations will also take place across Tenerife – and everyone is invited! On the west coast Los Gigantes will be dancing and dressing up from the 13th – 17th March and this year the theme is the 1980’s. The church […]

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“Entertainment for all” is the policy at the 800 seater Auditorio Infanta Leonor in the centre of Los Cristianos and on Saturday 25th January they have a double bill of classical music.  In the morning the Tenerife Symphony Orchestra make a rare excursion south from their Santa Cruz base to perform a family concert at noon, all tickets just five […]