Maspalomas Carnival
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The International Carnival of Maspalomas

The International Carnival of Maspalomas will be held from the 9th to the 19th of March this year, in an atmosphere of fun, sun and beach. The Big Parade is the event´s highlight with the highest number of people and it will take place on the 18th of March featuring more than 100 floats, and goes on for hours… isn't it exciting? And after this great show, the enjoyment continues at the Yumbo Centre. 

Also, our iconic Drag Queen Maspalomas Gala, originated in Maspalomas in 1986 as the “Miss Trevestikarnatival Election”, has grown bigger and more glamours every year; You can experience this unforgettable show on 16th of March. Those who cannot be there live should not miss the broadcast on national and international television. 

Tempted to celebrate carnival with us? Grand Hotel Residencia*****GL offers you the ideal mix to being close to the party and also in a relaxing environment. 




Programme 2023

Download the program, check the dates and times of all the events

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For yet another year it is among those recommended by the renowned Michelin Guide and has received the award of 1 Sol Repsol Guide for the fifth consecutive year in 2023.