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Carpet Day

Carpet Day

Every year on the "octava" (eighth day) of Corpus Christi the northern Tenerife town of La Orotava celebrates its Día de las Alfombras (Carpet Day), when, since 1846, these carpets of sand and flowers have been made in the streets as a traditional part of the celebrations.