A few ideas for the weekend in SOUTH Tenerife

Ratha Yatra 2016

This event has its origins in the annual processions known as Ratha-Yatra or “festival of floats” whose celebration is deeply rooted throughout India and since 1967 is celebrated in in the West including Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, New York, Los Angeles, Washington, Moscow, London, Paris, Zurique, Calcutta, Sydney, etc.

In Tenerife it takes place in front of the Hotel Conquistador starting at 11.00 on 6th August


VII Festival Summer Tapas and Cañas.

As part of the Sansofé programme, Los Abrigos will once again be the location for Tapas and Cañas. Beer will cost €1, and tapas also €1. The event will run from 11am to 11pm and the celebration will feature various musical performances by DJs, singer-songwriter José Arvelo and Latin Fusion Aparrandados to liven the day for all visitors in lovely surroundings overlooking the sea.

Siam Park will reopen its facilities at nights during August

Siam Park will open their doors every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights in August upto 2 September. Following the success of the first and second edition, visitors can enjoy the attractions from 20:00 to 24:00 hours by buying a Siam Night ticket. Fun and joy will come together in a fantastic evening in which thousands of young people will enjoy all the attractions, the best chill out rhythms, mojitos and service of the Water Kingdom.


Free Outdoor Cinema


Starting Friday, August 5 at 21.00 and running until 2nd September Arona are offering free films in the following places.

  • Friday 5 August. Plaza de la Paz in Arona Minions.
  • Monday 8 August. Parque Paulino Suances, Las Galletas Minions.
  • Tuesday 9 August.Parque Paulino Suances, Las Galletas North.
  • Tuesday 9 August. Plaza de la Iglesia de La Camella Now or Never.
  • Wednesday 10 August Parque Paulino Suances, Las Galletas The Book of Life.
  • Friday 12 August. Church Square of Buzanada Chef
  • Tuesday August 16 Concourse Health Center Cabo Blanco Pixels.
  • Friday August 19 Exterior of the Cultural Center, Parque la Reina The Book of Life.
  • Tuesday August 23 Plaza El Madrigal in Guaza  Furious 7.
  • Friday August 26 Exterior Civic Center El Fraile, Home.
  • Tuesday August 30 Sports field of the urb. Virgen del Carmen, Guargacho, Annie.
  • Friday 2 September Plaza de la Iglesia de Valle San Lorenzo, Jurassic World.
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