Fuerteventura Carnivals


Carnival dates are usually announced a few months ahead of the event, which customarily takes place between the months of February and March.


Each municipality in Fuerteventura chooses a different theme for each year’s event, so the groups in the parades will have different types of costumes, according to each of the themes. All the participants in the carnival are encouraged to dress in costumes and get into character, as this makes will give the party much more character and personality.

The parties are very lively and you should expect lots of music and dancing during this time. In this article, you can see when your favorite resort will be celebrating its carnival so you can plan your holiday accordingly. If it’s your first time on the island and you haven’t decided yet on a place to book, you can read more info about where to stay in Fuerteventura to help you decide.

Puerto del Rosario Carnival 2023

  • Dates for Puerto del Rosario Carnival: February 16 – 26, 2023
  • Martes de Carnaval – Carnival Tuesday:

At the moment there is no announcement regarding the carnival in Puerto del Rosario this year.

Corralejo Carnival 2023

  • Dates for Corralejo Carnival: March 2 – 12 , 2023
  • Carnival theme in Corralejo: Africa

Main events for the carnival in Corralejo

The most expected events during the carnival are the Queen Gala, the Drag Queen Gala, the Main Parade and the daytime carnival.

Morro Jable Carnival 2023

  • Dates for all carnivals in Pajara municipality: March 2 – 19, 2023
  • We will update this page as soon as more info is announced about each separate event.
  • Dates for Morro Jable Carnival 2023:
  • Carnival theme in Pajara 2023: Mat y Tierra
  • Costa Calma Carnival 2023:
  • La Lajita Carnival:
  • Pajara Carnival:

The entire municipality of Pajarausually celebrates the carnivals with events dedicated to the main theme of the event.

Caleta de Fuste & Antigua Carnival 2023

  •  Dates for Caleta de Fuste Carnival: February 17 – 19, 2023
  •  Dates for the Antigua Carnaval: February  9 – 12, 2023

Gran Tarajal Carnival 2023

  • Dates for Gran Tarajal (Tuineje) Carnival: March 2 – 12, 2023
  • Theme: –

Day Time Carnival in Tetir 2023

  • Date: April 1st, 2023
  • Everyone is invited to come dressed in white and enjoy the celebrations. Also, don’t forget the talcum powder at home!

Day Time Carnival in Betancuria 2023

  • Date: 12 March 2023
  • Location: Plaza de Betancuria

2020 was the 7th year in a row when this carnival is celebrated. Similar to the carnival in La Palma (Los Indianos), everyone is dressed in white, plus there’s talcum powder involved here also.

This page will be updated with more details as soon as we receive more information about celebrations and events in Fuerteventura in 2023.