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Artisan Market

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High quality watches with colourful hand knitted straps; vintage cushions carefully embroidered with love; pretty handmade purses and bags crafted from coated fabrics - just a few of many items you’ll be able to snap up at the Artisan Market day in El Mirador Commercial Centre on Sunday, March 15th.  The market situated behind the Playa del Duque beach in Costa Adeje offers an array... More info

Santa Cruz Carnival Queen Gala 2020

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While no one likes a drama queen, most ladies at some point in their lives would love to be crowned Carnival Queen.  On Wednesday 19th February at the Centro Internacional de Ferias y Congresos, one lucky contestant will have that dream realised and be crowned La Reina del Carnaval 2020.  The Gala for the election of Carnival Queen is the first main event of Santa Cruz’s Carnival... More info

Puerto de la Cruz Market

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Looking for a bargain? Then get yourself to Puerto de la Cruz market. Something will be sure to catch your amongst the 140 stalls of handicrafts, fruit and veg and homemade food. Open Wednesday and Saturday Mornings. ... More info

El Medano Weekly Market

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Every Saturday in the bohemian Windsurf town of el Medano, the central beach-side plaza fills with stalls selling arts and crafts and much more from 9am until 2pm.... More info

Agricultural Market every Saturday and Sunday in Valle San Lorenzo

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New Agricultural Market open to the public in Valle de San Lorenzo will include an exhibition, tastings, gastronomic demonstrations and live music. Located just behind the petrol station on the main road in Valle San Lorenzo. Open from 8:00am to 2:00pm. The newly built modern facility, with a floor space of 1,800 square meters, has parking for up to 74 cars. Free bus rides are also on offer lea... More info

Santa Cruz Carnival 2020

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The cat is out of the bag and next year's Carnival theme and dates have been released - The Flirty Fifties theme will hit the streets of Santa Cruz. Carnival will kick-off on February 19th and bring colour, joy and vibrance to the capital's streets until March 1st. Keep an eye on our events as the full timetable of events gets updated. ... More info

Playa San Juan Market

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Looking for a bargain? Then get yourself to one of our Tenerife markets. Playa San Juan market is where you can bag a bargain on local handicrafts, fruit and veg and homemade food. Open 9am till 2pm every Wednesday and Sunday.... More info

Golf del Sur Weeky Market

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Looking for a bargain? Then get yourself to Golf del Sur market where you can bag a bargain on local handicrafts, fruit and veg and homemade food. Market day is every Friday from 9am to 2pm next to the Agua Marina, Albatros and Santa Bárbara Hotels.... More info

Wig Party - Los Cristianos Carnaval

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One of the many amusing events Los Cristianos has lined up for Carnaval this year. So grab your wig and head on down to the Recinto Carnaval for a hairy ordeal! The party is on Saturday 14th March at 4pm. The hair-raising event is one of a series of daily celebrations making up the Carnival Programme starting on March 12th and continuing until March 23rd when it... More info