The Carnival events took place in Antigua between 5-17 February 2019, with Feb 18 being a local bank holiday in the Antigua Municipality.
Carnival events were held from 22-24 February in Caleta de Fuste.
The theme was based on the Disney film Coco.
CALETA DE FUSTE CARNIVAL EVENTS
Friday 22 February
20.00 – Official Opening of the Carnival with dance shows and local Murga groups (singing satirical political songs) in costume
Saturday 23 February
17.00 – Carnival Parade from the San Jorge Hotel to the Plaza
20.00 – Live Music with Grupo Bomba and Kandela at the Plaza
Sunday 24 February
14.00 – Daytime Carnival – Live music with Mejor con Copas and Carnival Group Aseres from Gran Canaria
18.00 – Burning of the Sardine at the end of Carnival