Every year, between end of February and mid-March, Maspalomas Costa Canaria celebrates the Maspalomas International Carnival, one of the oldest on the island. For two weeks, different events take place in the town and as central point, the C.C.Yumbo Centre.
The Cañada de la Penca, located in the sector 3 of Maspalomas beach, turns every 11th November in a spontaneous celebration in which many Central Europeans are concentrated, particularly Germans, to celebrate their particular carnival.
Gran Canaria has become an ideal and attractive destination to enjoy the Christmas holidays. All those tourists who choose evasion and quiet beachfront in these special days, found in Maspalomas the perfect place.