La Barriada Hispanoamérica celebrates this Friday 6th and Sunday, October 15th, on the occasion of Hispanic Heritage Day with a varied program of events that includes sports championships, performances and gastronomy.
The celebrations start this Friday, October 6 at 8:45 pm in the Local Social with the Pregón de Fiestas, which will be in charge of the Councilor for Sustainable Development and Transparency, María José Soler, and who will follow a Grand Evening Trovera and the election of Misses and Mister of the celebrations of this year.
As for the competitions, there will be championships of petanque, caliche, domino, subastao and parchís as well as the XX Futsal Trophy Festivals Barriada Hispanoamérica, that will be disputed on Thursday 12th as of 10:30 hours.
Wednesday 11 will be the children's day, from 18:30 hours, with a race of bicycle ribbons and attractions for the little ones, as well as a theater guiñol and chocolate with scones.
The nights will be enlivened by Duo Minerva, Modus Operandi, Grupo Nerea, Unión Musical Cartagonova, the choreographic group Dance Fusion, discomóvil.
Also, the program includes two exhibitions: one of crafts and bolillo and another of paintings.
There are also programmed sainetes.
The gastronomy will also have a significant weight, with a contest of crumbs, chocolate tastings and churros and giant paella, which will be Sunday, 15, at the end of the holidays.
The great day, as it could not be otherwise, will be on Thursday 12, coinciding with the Virgin of Pilar and Hispanic Day, with a mass at noon enlivened by the chorus rociero Romero and Jara, which will happen the tribute the oldest and oldest partner of the Club of Older People in the neighborhood and a vermouth dance with piñata.
On the other hand, on Saturday 14 at 17:30 hours will take place the Solidarity March of Hispanidad.
The inscriptions for the same will be worth 1 and 2 euros, for children and adults, respectively, and the proceeds will go to needy families in the neighborhood.
The day will conclude with a tasting of bread and blood sausage.
For more information about the different activities and their schedules can consult the party program attached to this note or click on the link, from where you can also download.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Cartagena