Santa Cruz de Tenerife Carnival Celebrations 2022

03 June 2022
26 June 2022

Carnival is Santa Cruz de Tenerife’s best-known festival. It is a cultural landmark and a reservoir of multidisciplinary artistic traditions passed down through generations.


The Carnival season begins with the Opening Ceremony (3 June) at the International Trade Fair and Congress Centre. The programme includes many different activities. Among the most relevant are the Competition for String Ensembles or Rondallas at the Guimerá Theatre (4 June); a concert by the longest-standing Carnival choir, Los Fregolinos (7 June) and the Zarzuela Festival (8 June), also at the Guimerá Theatre; the Carnival Queen Pageant (10 June); the Carnival Little Queen Pageant (19 June); the Krewes Competition (18 June); the Carnival Opening Parade (24 June); the Carnival Day Celebrations (25 June); and the “Rhythm & Harmony” Carnival Parade and Closing Ceremony (26 June).

Check the full program