Feast of our Lady of Pino

Feast of our Lady of Pino 2015 - Gran Canaria

On 8th of September 2015, the Fiesta de Nuestra Señora del Pino will be celebrated in Teror, Gran Canaria.

The celebration in honor of Nuestra Señora del Pino, the patron saint of the Diócesis Canariensis Rubiscence, is of high importance for the island of Gran Canaria. The history goes back to the seventeenth century, when the Virgin of Pino was brought by its inhabitants to the island's capital, to pray for the onset of rains.

Since the eighteenth century the pilgrimages are one of the main attractions of this festival. The number of faithful and pilgrims on the road to Teror overnight is part of the culture and has become a custom that attracts thousands of visitors and inhabitants of the island. At the end of this journey, all the pilgrims and visitors celebrate omitted in the square of Teror until dawn.

Be part of this unique experience and immerse yourself in the culture of Gran Canaria!

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