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Culture.

Among the local celebrations, the Festivity of Las Tablas is the most outstanding, where young people slide on wooden planks down the length of the steep streets, reminding the beholder of the wood working past of this municipality. The new wine, accompanied by chestnuts, can be tasted on San Andrés Eve.

The Festivities of Christ and of the Holy Week are also important.
 

Calendar of Popular Festivities in Icod de los Vinos
January 22nd San Antonio Abad. El Amparo
February - March Carnivals
  Holy week
April 25th Festivity of San Marcos Evangelist
First week in June Pilgrimage of San Isidro. La Mancha. Poles of ribbons
Second week in June San Bernabé. La Vega
June 23 – 24th San Juan Bautista. El Amparo. San Marcos Beach and Las Canales. Los Hachitos
Sunday nearest June 16th Virgin of Carmen. San Marcos
Last two weeks in July Our Lady of Buen Paso
First week in August Our Lady of Amparo. Pole Pilgrimage. Dance of the tajaraste
August 17 – 25th Patron Festivity of Santa Bárbara. Baskets and pastries
Last two weeks in August Our Lady of Candelaria. La Candelaria
Last two weeks in September Festivities of the Christ of Calvario
Last two weeks in September Virgin of las Angustias. Dance of the Devil and Mistress
November 29 – 30th San Andrés Festivities. San Andrés Tablas

Among the local crafts, the palm works and baskets are outstanding.

Cultural Interest Centres

Sacro Art Museum . Lorenzo Cáceres Park. San Marcos Church .

Phone: 922 810 695

Emeterio Gutiérrez Alvelo Museum

Calle San Francisco

Phone: 922 815 625 / 869 623

Tourist Information Office

Phone: 922 812 123

Drago Park

A well cared for park of priceless botanical value. The Drago of Icod is a splendid sample, its age is estimated between 600 and 800 years, the oldest known to date. Its base perimeter is 12 meter and its total height is over 14 meters.

Phone:922 814 510

Los Cáceres House. Exhibitions

This house hosts the Museum of Natural Sciences and the Music Museum, as well as several enterprises

Phone:922 814 436

Municipal Archive

Phone: 922 869 675

Cultural Centre Santa Bárbara. Library

Phone: 922 814 064

For Complete cultural information concerning Tenerife and the Canaries visit www.tenerifeculture.com

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