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Los Gigantes gears up for annual Carnival 

Los Gigantes will be celebrating everything about the countryside when the annual Carnival takes place.

The theme for this year’s celebrations is “La Granja” which means “The Farm” so some spectacular floats and costumes are expected.

The festivities take place on March 10th,11th, 12th, 17th and 18th, ie two weekends of fun for all the family.

The party will start on Friday, March 10, from 9pm in Plaza Buganvilla, where the Great Gala of Election of the Adult Queen will be held, to which three candidates will aspire.

On Saturday, March 11, a children’s festival will take place and, later, there will be a costume ball. Sunday 12th sees the Great Coso Apoteósico of the Carnival of Los Gigantes 2017 from “La Pescadora” towards the Plaza Buganvilla de Los Gigantes and with the participation of different groups.

On Friday the 17th, there will be the traditional Burial of the Sardine on his usual tour. Then, the sardine burning and fireworks display, followed by the grand farewell dance in the Plaza de Los Gigantes.

Saturday, March 18 brings the festivities to a close with the celebration of the Family Day Carnival.