The theme for Playa Blanca 2018 Carnival is “Rock and Roll”
Thursday 8th of March
19:30 Opening of the Carnival with percussion group street procession from Plaza del Carmen along the Avenida Maritima to the harbour and back along Calle Limones. Followed by a meeting and performance by carnival troupes.
Friday 9th of March
21:00 Drag Queen Gala with performances from the best Drag Queens in the Canary Islands, as well as Dance Group performances and more at the Plaza del Carmen. Followed by music and dance from the groups El Combo Dominicana and Tamarindos at the Plaza del Carmen.
Saturday 10th of March
11:00 Canine Carnival with prizes for the most original dog costumes.
18:00 Grand Carnival Parade from Playa Flamingo along Avenida de Canarias, Calle Don Jaime Quesada, Avenida Papagayo to Plaza del Carmen. Followed by music and dance with the groups El Combo Dominicana and Tamarindos.
Sunday 11th of March
10:00 Junior Carnival with performances from Junior Murgas and other children’s entertainment.
13:30 Day Carnival with performances from Boulevard, Super 5 and La Union at the Plaza del Carmen.
Here’s a video of the 2017 Playa Blanca Carnival to get you in the mood: