Celebrated during February
Carnivals are the most important celebrations in all the districts of Tenerife particularly in the capital Santa Cruz.
More information about carnivals.
(June) Carpets of flowers and volcanic earth in La Orotava and La Laguna.
Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria
(14/15 of August) Festival of patron saint of the island in Candelaria.
(29/30 of November) New wine tasting festival in Icod, La Orotava and Puerto de la Cruz.
Music Festival of the Canary Islands: (June) One of the most prestigious European classical music festivals with the best performers and orchestras taking part.
Opera Season: (October, November and December) Organised by the Tenerife association of Friends of the Opera (922 272535).
Sabandeño Festival: (September) Folklore Music Festival with Canary and Foreign groups in La Laguna during the festivities of Christ.