Fuerteventura Guide Things to do Carnivals and Fiestas

Fuerteventura Carnival and Fiesta Guide

Throughout the year there are Fiestas in all of the towns and villages on Fuerteventura. Each town or village has it´s local saint, and a saints day. Prior to the saints day there are usually various events which include traditional singing and dancing, and on the saints day there's a religious procession. The last night usually features a firework display, with music, dancing, drinking, and eating, and offers a great opportunity to experience the local cuisine.

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 2017 poster
 
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Location  Antigua   Antigua
The 2019 Antigua is expected to take place during February, fetails will be piblished as soon as they become available. This carnival lasts for nine days where at the end is the burning of the sardine, the fish harvest.
Antigua Fiestas
 
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Location  Antigua   Antigua
There are many fiestas in the municipality of Antigua during August and September 2019, details will be published as soon as they are available. 
Betancuria Carnival
 
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Location  Betancuria   Betancuria
The 2019 Betancuria Carnival on the island of Fuerteventura takes place during March, details will be published as soon as they are available.
Caleta de Fuste carnival 2017
 
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Location  Caleta de Fuste   Antigua
The 2019 Caleta de Fuste carnival takes place during February, details will be published as soon as they are available.
Corralejo Carnival
 
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Location  Corralejo   La Oliva
The nect Corralejo Carnival is expected to take place around March 2019, details we be published as soon as they are available.
Festivities of San Vicente Ferrer 2018 (Villaverde)
 
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Location  Villaverde   La Oliva
Festivities in honor of San Vicente Ferrer, held in the town of Villaverde from April 2nd to April 15th  Solemn religious function San Vicente on April 8th  at 12 noon.
Fiesta de la Virgen del Rosario 2016
 
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Location  Puerto del Rosario   Puerto del Rosario
This fiesta celebrates the Patron Saint of Feurteventura's capital in Puerto Del Rosario on October 10th 2016
Fiesta de neustra Senora del rosario 2016
 
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Location  Puerto del Rosario   Puerto del Rosario
The islands most important festival. The Lady of the Rock. The islands patron starts on September 22nd 2016 and continues until October 8th.
Fiesta de San Bartolomé,Valle de Santa Inés 2016
 
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Location  Valle de Santa Ines   Betancuria
The Fiesta de San Bartolomé is on August 24th in Valle de Santa Ines in the municipality of Betancuria,
Fiesta de San Buenaventura, Betancuria 2016
 
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Location  Betancuria   Betancuria
The Fiesta de San Buenaventura takes place in Betancuria between July 1st and July 17th 2016. The Feast of San Buenaventura is celebrated in Betancuria on July 14th, he is the patron of the island., this feast day has been celebrated since 1625.
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