When: 17 February
Where: Santa Cruz de Tenerife
More information: https://carnavaldetenerife.com/programa-del-carnaval-2023/
On 17 February, Santa Cruz de Tenerife is hosting the Carnival Opening Parade, which marks the beginning of Carnival street activities. This big parade will be led by the Carnival Queen.
A host of floats, decked-out carriages, krewes, music bands and fantastic characters will take to the streets to greet onlookers. Some of the best vantage points for the parade are on streets like Méndez Núñez, El Pilar or Villalba Hervás. Please make sure you come early to secure your place in the crowd!