The Canary Guide Weekend tips December 10-12, 2021: The Canary


VILLA DE MOYA



The Christmas craft and shopping market, from Friday to Sunday, is held in Parque Pico Lomito in the heart of Moya (opposite the Tomás Morales house-museum). The market opens Friday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Feria Artesanal y Comercial Moya en Navidad‘. A total of 31 exhibitors with a wide range of crafts and handmade gifts for Christmas, foods produced in the municipality and in Gran Canaria, constitute the main attractions of the fair, which also offers the possibility of tasting many recipes and local specialties, also with wine tastings, € 3 / tapa + drink.

To access the stalls of this charming little annual Christmas market, a capacity check will be carried out at all times, but registration will not be necessary, it will be necessary to purchase tickets to participate in the Villa “Texturas de la Tierra “of Tapas Tastings. de Moya at Christmas (on sale on the day of the event in Pico Lomito Park) and for 45 min. by ‘blind tasting’ session (tureservaonline.es).

In addition, the Fair will have a play area for children on Saturdays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.


MOGÁN

The Christmas program presented by the town hall of Mogán begins this Friday with the collaboration of the bikers of Santa Claus, who will tour the municipality throughout the afternoon to announce the arrival of the end of year celebrations. .

Their trip will end in Plaza Pérez Galdós, in Arguineguín, where at 7.15pm there will be a Christmas music and dance performance that will give way to the Christmas lights coming on at 7.30pm.

As the highlight of the evening, under the permanent marquee of the square, the super famous Canarian traditional music group ‘Los Gofiones’ will perform a concert.

Mogán Christmas program 2021-2022


GÁLDAR

The 2021-2022 Christmas holiday season in Gran Canarian’s former pre-Hispanic royal capital, Gáldar, began on December 1 with a bright event that was postponed from November 26.

This time of year is a magical time to visit Gáldar and see all the beautiful Christmas decorations and lights, as well as the 23rd “Flower Week” which takes place from December 11 to 28, when thousands of flowers and plants given by companies and nurseries are each year in the most spectacular exhibitions.

  • Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m., the Gran Jornada de Comercio in Calle», Where local businesses take to the streets around the very pretty Plaza de Santiago.
  • The Saturday, at 19:00 the inauguration of 23 “Semana de Las Flores»Will be held in front of the Casino on Calle Capitán Quesada.


VALSEQUILLO DE GRAN CANARIA

the Navidad the seasonal festivities begin this Friday in the picturesque mountain town of Valsequillo, with the lights coming on.

At 6.30 p.m., a nice little street parade through the oldest part of the city, to the Plaza de San Miguel where all the lights will be on.

ARUCAS

Arucas also begins its Christmas season on Friday December 10 with a Christmas illumination event at 6.30 p.m. in the Plaza de la Constitución.

Later, the lights come on at the old bell tower with a concert “Rainbow Christmas»Presented by the remarkable Rainbow Gospel Choir at 8:00 p.m. in the La Paz Park. The concert is free while seats are exhausted.



TEROR

Teror celebrates this weekend, with the fair “Rulando por los Comercios de Teror“, Where the establishments of Rue Réal, Nueva Street and Boulevar González Díaz will bring their products outside the shops, to offer at great prices and at the same time the beautiful old town of Teror will be invigorated with gifts for customers and a program of recreational activities.

The fair opens on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

There will also be a Roulette Big Gift installed in the main Place du Pin, where customers can redeem their purchase tickets at associated establishments for a gift.


Activities at the fair:

The Saturday
AT 11:00, Christmas workshops for children and “El gran Chispita” show (11h00-14h00 on Calle Nueva)
AT 14:00 a Concert “Eléggua: tu negrito fino” in the Plaza del Pino. (Free tickets on tureservaonline.es)
AT 5:00 p.m. Fashion show by the shops of the municipality (Bulevar González Díaz. Presented by Manolo Santana);
AT 20:00 Street magic by the wandering magician Abel.

On Sunday:
AT 11:00 Animation in the streets of Casco de Teror from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA


December 10-12, Las Palmas

XVI Belen de Arena

The largest Nativity scene sculpture in Gran Canaria, the 16th Sand Art “Belen from Arena”The Nativity 2021, in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, is open to visitors until January 7, 2022.

Every year one of the city’s landmarks is reproduced and included in the main stage, in the sand sculpture, and this year it is the Alfredo Kraus Auditorium and Concert Hall.

Opening hours :
10 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day
Exceptions:
December 24 and 31 and January 5, closing time is 8:00 p.m.

It is one of the main seasonal attractions of the capital and the island.

Christmas program Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 2021-2022


CHRISTMAS EVENTS IN SHOPPING AND LEISURE CENTERS


Friday December 10, Maspalomas

HolidayWorld Maspalomas

The shimmering HolidayWorld Maspalomas entertainment and leisure center has put together a lovely Christmas program for the holiday season with elves, Christmas lights, music and children’s workshops.

Friday December 10
3:00 p.m. “Christmas star” – workshop
7:00 p.m. Lighting the Christmas tree
7:00 p.m. Visit of the Christmas elves (throughout the center)
7:30 p.m. Conte – NOMAD Gastro Market
8:00 p.m. Christmas Show – NOMAD
9:00 p.m. Music – NOMAD


December 10-12, 2021 – Mogán Mall Christmas Handicraft Market
A charming little craft market to discover at the Mogan Mall shopping center in Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria. The market is open on weekends, Friday to Sunday from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Mogan Mall Fountain Show takes place on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m.

December 10-12, 2021 – Christmas crafts at The market Porto Rico
“Regalarte” Christmas market in The Puerto Rico market is open every weekend until January 5, 2022.

A market with local artisans and artists all sharing a common denominator: sustainable, artisanal products oriented to Zero Kilometer.

The market will also offer workshops, conferences and exhibitions, as well as activities for the little ones.


Sunday December 12, El Tablero

Toy Factory El Tablero Shopping Center

The small El Tablero shopping center is open every day in December and every Sunday there are also Christmas activities for children.

It is free entry in order of arrival and with capacity control. Activities take place in the morning between 11:00 a.m.-1: 00 p.m. and again in the afternoon 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.


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