The Vegueta and the Santa Catalina daytime fiestas are the main attraction at the weekend in the city, which will also be celebrating its Dog Carnival.

Visitors can easily obtain the festival programme, find a suitable costume, get around by public transport and mix with the locals in restaurants.

The carnival festivities have a busy programme ready for the little ones in the Gran Canaria capital: from a great parade to the Junior Gala, the daytime celebrations or a Dog Carnival.

The Las Palmas de Gran Canaria celebration of its Carnival, a Fiesta of Tourist Interest, is like a great popular meeting place where the Drag Queens sparkle, the Carnival Queens show off, and a...