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28 June 2022

The Carnival blossoms in the summer

The Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival is unstoppable: it has withstood the toughest years of the pandemic, restrictions on capacity and on...

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28 March 2022

The Carnival has a new lease of life in the summer...

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 28 March 2022.- On 20 March, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria said farewell to the galas and contests of the “Planet Earth”...

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15 March 2022

Ru Paul, the Drag Race and the Las Palmas de Gran...

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 14 March 2022 . In the Drag Queen world of images, there’s no shortage of clichés or classic references. Some of...

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14 March 2022

Today's Carnival: the grand date with the Drag Queens

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 14 March 2022 . The Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival maintains a traditional programme which has developed its...

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15th to 18th Centuries

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Carnival is one of the oldest, most deeply rooted and unique festivals of the Canary Islands capital. For over five centuries the city has celebrated with masquerading, tomfoolery... and flesh.

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