Carnival of Maspalomas 2024: 'Memories of Television' Theme Unveiled

    If you're planning a visit to Gran Canaria, make sure to mark your calendar for the spectacular Carnival of Maspalomas in 2024. The San Bartolomé de Tirajana City Council recently announced the dates for the highly anticipated International Carnival of Maspalomas, a key highlight in the municipality's cultural and festive calendar.


    Maspalomas itself becomes the epicenter of the carnival celebrations, with various events taking place across the town. The vibrant streets come alive with colorful parades, music, and the infectious energy of the carnival spirit.

    When is the Carnival of Maspalomas 2024?

    Looking ahead, the local authorities have set the dates for the 2024 International Carnival of Maspalomas from March 7th to March 17th. The countdown has officially begun, and the excitement is building up for another round of joyous celebrations. The Carnival Maspalomas will be celebrated from March 7th to March 17th, 2024.


    Through the Vibrant Streets of San Bartolomé de Tirajana

    Running for nearly two weeks, Maspalomas transforms into a carnival haven, hosting events that draw in enthusiasts from around the world. From the glamorous Queen's Gala, lively parades, and a unique Canine Carnival to the flamboyant Drag Queen Gala, the Sardine's Rescue, and the grand Carnival Parade, the festivities promise an unforgettable experience.


    The Parade will take place through Playa del Inglés to Campo Internacional, while the concerts and other events are held at the Yumbo Shopping Centre.


    The Grand Carnival Parade: A Historic Spectacle

    The highlight of the carnival, the Grand Carnival Parade, set a historic participation record last year, attracting over 350,000 people along the vibrant streets of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. 


    With more than 100 elaborately decorated floats, the event showcased a perfect blend of weather, ambiance, fun, and security.


    The Theme of 2024 Maspalomas Carnival: 'Memories of Television'

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    In a unique move to involve both residents and tourists, the theme for the 2024 carnival was chosen through an online vote. 'Memories of Television' emerged as the clear winner with 48.3% of the votes, reflecting the collective nostalgia for iconic TV moments. Other contenders, 'Venice' and 'Atlantis,' received 26% and 25.7% of the votes, respectively.


    Preparations: Designing the Face of the Carnival

    As preparations for the 2024 carnival kick into high gear, the Tourism, and Celebrations and Events Council is gearing up to launch a competition for the design of the official poster. The winning design will play a crucial role in promoting the event nationally and internationally at various fairs and exhibitions.


    Get Ready for a Nostalgic Carnival Experience in Gran Canaria

    Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant and lively atmosphere of the International Carnival of Maspalomas in 2024, where Memories of Television will take center stage, creating a nostalgic and entertaining experience for all. 


    Start planning your trip now, and join the festivities from March 7th to March 17th for an unforgettable carnival experience in the heart of Gran Canaria. The streets of Maspalomas await, promising a carnival celebration like no other. Don't miss out on the joy, laughter, and memories that will undoubtedly be created during this spectacular event.


    Where to stay to enjoy the Carnival in Maspalomas

    Stay in one of thebest hotels in Playa del Inglés to enjoy the Carnival in Maspalomas directly at its core.

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