The Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the most important carnival of the island.
For fifteen days, the streets of the city burst with joy, beauty, colour and extravagance. The Carnival starts with the election of the queen.
Locals and foreign visitors descend dressed in the street to celebrate and admire the many parades.
The carnival is held every year around a theme, which influences the costumes, parades, carnival decorations. So be part of this event and make your travel eventful with Carnival of Santa Cruz.
The climax of the dancing contests is held on the third day of the carnival in the local stadium where thousand of visitors, locals and tourists enjoy the scenes and music.
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