Burial of the Sardine Carnaval 2017
Entierro de la Sardina - One of Carnavals most Strange TraditionsWed Mar 1st 2017 at 21:00
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The Burial of the Sardine is the most irreverent and lighthearted show all Carnival, with which the end of the libertine party announced at a ceremony after a humorous and grotesque procession of mourners and items a burlesque own funeral , just with the purifying fire as a sacrificial event excesses , to make way for Lent , a time of religious and spiritual reflection.
21:00 h. The Burial of Sardine
Starting from the street Ramón y Cajal, Méndez Núñez , Pilar , Villalba Hervás , La Marina and ending at the Plaza of Spain.
Great Exhibition Pyrotechnics , to the burning of the sardine in the Plaza of Spain.
21:00 h. Dancing with performances by major orchestras.
Plaza de La Candelaria
Other towns which are also famous for their sardine burial ceremones are Los Realejos, La Orotava and Puerto de la Cruz.