Our Lady of Succour Festival
The oldest event of its kind held in the Canary Islands, this procession taking place in Güímar every year on 7 September goes from the Church of San Pedro, in the centre of town, to the Shrine of Our Lady of Succour on El Socorro Beach. In the afternoon, people celebrate the Marian apparition before the aboriginal inhabitants, known as Guanches. On the following day, Our Lady of Succour comes back to her sanctuary in town.
- When: 7 and 8 September
- Where: El Socorro, Güímar
- More information: www.guimar.es/