The country of Spain is residence to multitudes of individuals of varied cultural locales. For that reason, Spaniards take pride in multicultural multiplicity and inheritance which brings forth a miscellaneous range of a number of both local and intercontinental carnivals, some of which catch the fancy of holiday makers from around the globe to perceive the outstanding annual occasions.
As many people would put it across, carnivals are some of the most renowned festivities in Spain, second to those held in Rio de Janeiro which are ranked the best. All the residents of the Island of Tenerife are drawn together by the good cheer festivities that are held annually in a lion’s share of a flare-up of communal vivacity.
The foremost of the revels come to pass in the Santa Cruz region of Tenerife in close proximity to the port haven where individuals gather and boogie to the resonance of some of the unsurpassed Salsa ballets on the Island. Many of the Spanish residents of the Island of Tenerife get exquisite outfits ready that they flaunt on the days of the festivals.
During the four weeks through which the carnivals take place are some events of great significance worth mentioning. These are the contests held to determine the best of street musical ensembles, the voting in of the Queen of the kingdom of Tenerife, the remarkable parade which merges both the Caribbean and European cultures to bring forth a spectacular festivity. The festivity is held in the month of February every year and witnessing it is a worthwhile undertaking.
The Music Festival of the Canaries is held annually in the month of June. It features predominantly amongst the highly exalted conventional music festivals throughout the continent of Europe. The festival is spear headed by the finest recitalists and ensembles.
The Opera Season is prearranged by the Tenerife association of Friends of the Opera.
The Sabandeno Festival is a mythical Music fiesta held in the month of September and involves the residents of the Canaries as well as the distant music troop from La Laguna.
The Corpus Christi is the celebration of the flower carpets and the earth. It takes place in La Lagunaand La Orotava during the month of June.
The Nuestra Senora de La Candelaria is the festivity held during the month of August in celebration of the life of the saint of the isle in the town of Candelaria.
Last but not the least is the San Andres. This is the wine tasting fiesta held in the city of Puerto de la Cruz and La Orotava.