EVERYTHING ABOUT CARNIVAL 2024

Los Cristianos

7 - 18 march 2024

Carnival Los Cristianos 2024

According to the Calendario de las Fiestas del Municipio de Arona 2024 (Arona Fiestas Calendar 2024),

Carnival in Los Cristianos will take place between 7 Mar and 18 Mar 2024.

The Coso Apoteosis (Carnival Main Parade) is scheduled to take place on Sunday, 17 Mar 2024 (usually starts around 4pm).


The carnival in Los Cristianos is the most popular in the south of Tenerife

The International Carnival of Los Cristianos returns to the streets after three years with Japan as the main theme.

 

Although the most popular carnival on the island is the one in Santa Cruz, many other towns and resorts celebrate their own carnivals, since Tenerife is a year-round tourist destination and any reason to have a party is happily accepted by everyone.

Los Cristianos carnival is the second most important carnival in Tenerife, after the Carnival in Santa Cruz, with a total influx of 125,000 people, 20,000 of them to the Day Carnival, and an economic return to the business fabric of the municipality that is estimated at more than six million euros, which accounts for its relevance.

 

The festivities usually start on a Friday with the Opening Parade along the Golden Mile of Playa de las Américas and continue with the Carnival Parade on a Sunday. Other shows are the Drag Night, the Daytime Carnival, the Beach Route, and various activities, more than twenty, until culminating with the Burial of the Sardine.

The carnival in Los Cristianos is probably the most popular event of its type in the South of Tenerife and it's fun to participate in. It doesn't matter if you get dressed up or not, the carnival has a unique energy that spreads among all of its participants, so be sure to join in if you are in Tenerife at this time of the year.

 

Details about the program of events 2024 will be updated here soon!

Among the planned events is the Opening Parade with an itinerary that goes from the Gala shopping center, on Rafael Puig Lluvina avenue, to the Oasis shopping center.

Other important events are the Carnival

Parade with the municipal groups, the Festival of Choreographic Groups, the Drag Night of the Los Cristianos International Carnival, the Daytime Carnival, the Gran Coso Apotheosis of the Carnival and the Burial of the Sardine

(Plaza del Pescador)

The international Carnival of Los Cristianos has established itself as one of the most important carnivals on the island with a growing presence of tourists that enriches Arona as a tourist destination, the rhythm, color and joy that the parades, galas, bullrings bring us. , and other consolidated events, will make us enjoy a unique experience.

Provisional programming

THURSDAY, MARCH 7

9:00 p.m.: Presentation of Candidates for Children's Queen, Senior Queen and Carnival Queen.
PLACE: Infanta Leonor Auditorium of Los Cristianos.

FRIDAY, MARCH 8

9:00 p.m.: Carnival Troupe Competition.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

SATURDAY, MARCH 9

12:00 hours: Inauguration of the Carnival Exhibition, by Laly González.
PLACE: Los Cristianos Cultural Center.
6:00 p.m.: WIG PARTY Day Carnival, Pelucan Party.
9:00 p.m.: Musical show “Tribute to Tina Turner”
10:00 p.m.: WIG PARTY Day Carnival, Pelucan Party.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.
7:00 p.m.: Carnival Announcement Parade.
PLACE: Playa de Las Américas, from the C.C. Gala, on Av. Rafael Puig Lluvina, to C.C. Oasis, on avenue. The Americas.

SUNDAY, MARCH 10

12:00 p.m.: Concert by the Arona Music Band.
LOCATION: Plaza de La Pescadora, Los Cristianos.
6:00 p.m.: Murgas Meeting.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

MONDAY, MARCH 11TH

7:00 p.m.: Festival of Carnival Choreographic Groups.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

TUESDAY, MARCH 12

8:00 p.m.: Carnival Elderly Queen Election Gala.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

WEDNESDAY MARCH 13TH

8:00 p.m.: Carnival Children's Queen Election Gala.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

THURSDAY, MARCH 14

9:00 p.m.: Carnival Queen Election Grand Gala.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15

7:00 p.m.: Dance of the Third Age of the Carnival.
PLACE: Patio of the Los Cristianos Cultural Center.
9:00 p.m.: Carnival Drag Queen Gala.
11:00 p.m.: Great dance enlivened by orchestras.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.
11:00 p.m.: DJ area entertained by local DJs.
LOCATION: Plaza del Pescador (exterior of the Cultural Center), Los Cristianos.

SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Day Carnival with two scenarios:
2:00 p.m.: Family Stage with various performances and Carnival workshops.
LOCATION: Plaza de La Pescadora, Los Cristianos.
4:00 p.m.: Main stage with national and international artists.
LOCATION: Carnival Site (in front of the Valdés Center Building)
6:00 p.m.: Carnival Costume Contest.
LOCATION: Plaza de la Pescadora, Los Cristianos.
9:00 p.m.: VII Carnival Beach Route in tribute to the great Carnival songs.
PLACE: From Plaza de la Pescadora, promenade, Plaza de la Alpispa, c/ Valle Menéndez, c/ Juan Reverón Sierra, c/ Amalia Alayón to Plaza de la Pescadora, Los Cristianos.
10:00 p.m.: Great dance enlivened by orchestras.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.
11:00 p.m.: DJ area entertained by local DJs.
LOCATION: Plaza del Pescador (exterior of the Cultural Center), Los Cristianos.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17

11:00 am. Exhibition of Classic and Antique Cars.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.
4:00 p.m.: Gran parade Apotheosis of the Carnival.
LOCATION: From the Paloma Beach apartments, on Avda. Juan Carlos I, to the Los Cristianos Cultural Center.
8:00 p.m.: Great dance enlivened by orchestras.
LOCATION: Carnival Grounds (in front of the Valdés Center building), Los Cristianos.

MONDAY, MARCH 18

9:00 p.m.: Burial of the Carnival Sardine.
PLACE: From Plaza del Pescador (Cultural Center), to Los Cristianos Beach.
11:00 p.m.: DJ area entertained by local DJs.
LOCATION: Plaza del Pescador (exterior of the Cultural Center), Los Cristianos.

 

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