Some of the best events to check out in Tenerife in August 2017


Spain is by far one of the best exotic destinations in Europe. Its warm and sunny weather, its welcoming people and the outstanding views make it a huge tourist hub and some of the best places to explore. Here are, therefore, some of the best events to check out in Tenerife in August 2017.

If you find yourself in the amazing Canaries during the last – bus busiest – of summer months, it’s best to know you can enjoy attending a lot of interesting events. You can join many people, locals and tourists alike, and have a lot of fun.

Surf’s Up! If you enjoyed the cool surfing penguins on screen, you will surely have a lot of fun at the Canarias Surf Film Festival, an ongoing cinema event that will last until August 13th. Basically, it’s a film festival, surf-themed, taking place in Santa Cruz, as well as the car park in metropolis and the Arona Hotel Villa Cortes.

August 15th is a religious celebration and bank holiday for most Christian countries and the Spanish in Tenerife also celebrate the Fiesta de la Virgen de Candelaria, the patron saint of the Canary Islands, mid-August with pilgrimages, visits to the town of Candelaria and a lot of street fairs and activities to enjoy.

El Medano, Tenerife, hosts street markets every weekend. August 19th is the next eventful day, an opportunity to go shopping in the open air, enjoy some of the best products the island has to offer, as well as stop by the local food stands, explore arts and crafts and altogether have a nice outdoors experience from 9 in the morning to 2 in the afternoon, when you can get back to a most enjoyable indoors siesta.

How to travel around the Canaries Islands? Well, the best solution we can think about is booking your Tenerife airport transfers online as soon as you decide on your holiday to avoid delays and issues on the crowded island.

The rest is just fun!