Contests, costumes, floats, excitement, dancing in the street, music and rhythm from sunrise to sunset, all this and more happens in Carnival.
Tenerife Carnival is getting bigger, more vibrant and lively with each passing year.
The first major event of the Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival is the opening parade: this year’s theme is cartoon characters.
The Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival has been celebrated since the 16th century; however, it was officially established as a public celebration.
Carnival is an annual festival that usually occurs before the start of Lent and usually involves a public celebration or festivity.