This is the programme of Christmas, New Year and Kings events for the municipality of Tías 2018 / 2019 which includes the holiday resort of Puerto del Carmen:
Tuesday 4th December
7pm Inauguration of the Nativity Scene at Plaza Leandro Fajardo, next to the Ermita de San Antonio with a performace by the folklore students of Tías Music Schoo.
Saturday 5th January
6:30pm Parade and Reception for their Majesties the Three Kings of the East. Leaving from the roundabout near Restaurant La Casona and passing through Tías to the Sports Hall, where the Kinds will receive children’s letters.
PUERTO DEL CARMEN
Wednesday 5th December
7pm Inauguration of the Nativity Scene at the Church of Our Lady of Lourdes in the Old Town, with a performace by the Gospel Choir group.
Thursday 13th December
Santa Lucia’s Day. Meeting of choirs in the Civic Centre El Fondeadero.
Thursday 20th December
Santa Claus Parade
5:15pm Santas assemble
6pm Padare begins
The route for this seasonal stampede of Santas starts at the intersection of Avenida de Italia and Avenida de las Playas, finishing at the Centro Deportivo Fariones. The parade will last 90 minutes approximately.
Sunday 23rd December
6:30pm Island Christmas Concert. Folk groups sing for Christmas at Plaza del Varadero in the Harbour.
Monday 31st December
XIX San Silvestre Conejero Race at Plaza de las Naciones. Children’s race starts at 11am and the adults at midday.
11pm End of Year Party at Plaza del Varadero in the Harbour followed by…
1am Fireworks Display in Avenida de las Playas.
Saturday 5th January
Par7:30pm ade and Reception for their Majesties the Three Kings of the East. Their Royal Highnesses will leave from the end of Calle Teide and receive children’s letter at the Plaza del Varadero in the Harbour before proceeding along the Avenida de las Playas to the Hotel San Antonio.
PARALLEL EVENTS IN TÍAS
Every Sunday at
11:30am Storytelling and performing arts in Plaza del Pavón.
PARALLEL EVENTS IN PUERTO DEL CARMEN
Santa Claus on the beach.
Santa will visit the following beaches at midday on these dates:
Friday December 14th – Matagorda.
Monday December 17th – Los Pocillos.
Tuesday December 18th – Playa Chica.
Wednesday December 19th – Playa Grande.
To see the full programme we are advised to go to the Townhall’s webpage www.ayuntamientodetias.es or visit their Facebook page Ayuntamiento de Tías and Puerto del Carmen, although we haven’t manage to find a more complete programme yet.
We’ll keep you posted.