Its pre-Hispanic past has been confirmed by several discoveries related to its first dwellers.
In the castle of San Miguel, Aldea blanca, representations and medieval dinners are celebrated.
Among the local celebrations the most outstanding takes place on the 29 th of September, that of the Patron Festivities of San Miguel with the traditional “papada”, a friendly dinner where the potato is the star and wine abounds.
| Calendar of Popular Festivities in San Miguel de Abona
| May 3rd
|| Festivity of the Cross. Tamaide
|| Virgin of the Harbour. El Frontón
| June 24th
|| San Juan Bautista
| First week in July
|| Our Lady of Carmen. Guargacho
| First weekend in August
|| Sacred Heart of Mary. Aldea Blanca
| August 16th
|| San Roque. El Roque
| September 29th
|| Patron Festivities of San Miguel Archangel
| Last two weeks in October
|| San Esteban. Las Zocas
|| Santa Cecilia
The lacework and rosettes are characteristic of the artwork in this region.
Cultural Interest Centres
Phone: 922 701 017
San Miguel Casino
Phone:922 700 004
Aldea Blanca Cultural Centre
Frontón Cultural Centre
El Roque Cultural Centre. El Globo Ludotheca
Phone: 922 167 915
Guarguacho Cultural Centre
Phone:922 783 186
Jardín de La Estrella Cultural Centre. Ludotheca
Phone: 922 736 484
Manuel Padilla Cultural Centre. Library. Las Zocas
Cultural Information Office. Culture Council of the Guildhall.
Phone: 922 700 000 ext 221 - 225
For Complete cultural information concerning Tenerife and the Canaries visit www.tenerifeculture.com