The Maspalomas Carnival, also spelt Maspalomas Carnaval (in Spanish!), is set to take place from 11th to 21st March 2010 and it has a Eurovision Song Contest theme this year. The carnival features singing, dancing, competitions and parades.
The Las Palmas Carnival might be the second largest carnival in the world, after Brazil, but the Maspalomas Carnival is a lot of fun too and if you are staying in Playa del Ingles or Maspalomas during the middle of March, there will be plenty to see and do.
Here is the timetable of events in English: