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FIESTAS AND EVENTS Carnival. Puerto del Rosario. Regata de Achipencos. 1st Sunday of carnival. February. Tetir Market. 2nd Sunday of March, June, September and December. #salporpuerto and enjoy El Charco and White Night. June and November. Baile de Taifas. Canary Island Day Festivities . May. Copus Christi. (Salt Carpets) Puerto del Rosario. June. IIII Cheese Route . Fiestas of Casillas del Ángel. July. XXV Soloists Encounter. Fiestas of Tetir. August. Half Marathon. Puerto del Rosario. October. Fiestas of Puerto del Rosario. October. Marea Sound Festival. Fiestas of Puerto Lajas. October. III Trial Vega de Tetir. December. Christmas . Giant Nativity Scene and New Year’s Eve Fiesta. Puerto del Rosario. December.

• Goat’s milk cheese and dairy products. • Home-made Gofio and derivatives. • Organic virgin extra olive oil. • “Papas arrugadas” potatoes with spicy “mojo picón sauce, goat meat, “puchero” stew, “sancocho” fish stew, fresh fish, shellfish (limpets and mussels) • Red and white wines and goat’s’ milk liqueur. SITES OF INTEREST • Sculpture Park, Murals Route and the lime Ovens (Puerto del Rosario). • Unamuno House Museum and Church of Ntra. Sra. del Rosario and pedestrian area (Puerto del Rosario). • Conference Centre, Juan Ismael Art Centre and Cultural Centre (Puerto del Rosario). • Playa Blanca and Los Pozos City-Centre Beach (Puerto del Rosario). • Ampunyenta Interpretation Centre and La Asomada Mill (the only active mill in the world). • Church of Ntra. Sra. de Santa Ana and the Cheese and Cheesemakers’ Routes(Casillas del Ángel). • Eco-museum, Astro-physics Look-out and Tefía Mill. • Las Parcelas Reservoir and El Puertito de los Molinos Beach. • Puerto Lajas Beach. • Church of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, Active Gofio Museum and Cheese Factories (Tetir).