The Fuerteventura Carnival season is between February and March, carnivals are held in the larger towns and usually have a different theme each year. These are quite an experience, the locals seriously let their hair down, and thousands of people dress up in fancy dress, and party hard. Carnivals usually last for several days and end with a loud, and colourful parade of floats with thousands of people dancing, singing, drinking, eating and being happy.

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Antigua Carnival 2018

The 2018 Antigua Carnival takes place between February 1st and 11th in Antigua,Fuerteventura.

Starts Thursday February 1st 2018 10:30
Ends Sunday February 11th 2018 20:00
Categories Stage, Beach, and Street Events,Antigua,Carnivals
Costa Calma Carnival 2018

Costa Calma Carnival 2018 takes place on the 15th of February in Costa Calma,Fuerteventura.

This years theme is India.

Starts Thursday February 15th 2018 10:30
Ends Thursday February 15th 2018 23:00
Categories Stage, Beach, and Street Events,Costa Calma,Carnivals
Corralejo Carnival 2018

The 2018 Corralejo Carnival takes place between February 14th and March 4th in Corralejo,Fuerteventura

Starts Thursday February 22nd 2018 15:00
Ends Sunday March 4th 2018 18:00
Categories Stage, Beach, and Street Events,Carnivals
Morro Jable Carnival 2018

Morro Jable Carnival 2018 takes place between the 23rd of February and the 3rd of March in Morro Jable,Fuerteventura.

This years theme is India.

Starts Friday February 23rd 2018 10:30
Ends Saturday March 3rd 2018 20:00
Categories Stage, Beach, and Street Events,Morro Jable,Carnivals
Caleta de Fuste Carnival 2018

The 2018 Caleta de Fuste carnival takes place between February 23rd and 24th in Caleta de Fuste,Fuerteventura.

Starts Friday February 23rd 2018 15:30
Ends Saturday February 24th 2018 20:00
Categories Stage, Beach, and Street Events,Caleta de Fuste,Carnivals

Upcoming Fuerteventura Events

Wednesday March 27th 2019 09:00 -14:00

The Costa Calma Street market is held every Wednesday between 09:00 and 14:00 at Plaza Happag Lloyd, Costa Calma, Fuerteventura.

Wednesday March 27th 2019 09:00 -13:00

The Miguel de Unamuno House Museum, in the heart of the old Puerto de Cabras, commemorates the passage of the famous writer through Fuerteventura. It is a house from the 19th century which, in other times, served as a guesthouse under the name of Hotel Fuerteventura.

Wednesday March 27th 2019 10:00 -18:00

To visit La Alcogida is to experience the way of life of Fuerteventuran peasants over the last few decades. Stone houses, whitewashed and with gabled roofs, welcome the visitor to the La Alcogida Eco-Museum, located in the village of Tefía in Puerto del Rosario. Its roofs are made of “torta” (a mix of water, earth and straw) which, with the advent of winter rains, is what gives the walls their ancient appearance. In summer the walls are repainted to once again display their pure and perfect white.

Wednesday March 27th 2019 10:00 -18:00

Discover the origins of the famous Majorero cheese at the Majorero Cheese Museum. The Majorera goats are acknowledged to be amongst the most productive in the world, the excellent quality of their dense, aromatic and fatty milk is one of the main secrets of Majorero cheese.

The Majorero Cheese Museum is located in Antigua, Fuerteventura, as well as the Museum there's also a windmill, gardens, a shop and restaurant.

Wednesday March 27th 2019 10:00 -18:00

The Del Carmen Saltworks Museum is located in the Del Carmen Saltworks at Las Salinas, Fuerteventura.

The only saltworks in Fuerteventura still in operation, comprised of 10 intake ponds, nearly 1000 condensation ponds, the salt warehouse, the salt worker’s house and  the remains of the old quay.

Wednesday March 27th 2019 10:00 -18:00

The Los Molinos Interpretation Centre in Tiscamanita makes us aware of the importance of grain to Fuerteventura and its importance to the economy of the island for centuries. The grain was harvested from wild seeds and ground in stone mortars and hand mills in the days before windmills.

As well as exploring the different rooms of this old building,discovering the history of cereal cultivation,the milling systems and Gofio (toasted cornmeal) there's also a widmill you can go inside.