Festes de la Rosa 2016 Festival Celebrations in Benitachell

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This years Festes del la Rosa program has now been released and is expected to be as follows:

Saturday 30 April

10:00 h.: Mass in honor of San Luis.

11:30 h.: ‘La Gran Fiesta’ theater play by Drac Màgic Theatre Company  to be performed through the streets of the village.

15:30 h.: Valencia Ball game at the Cantó de Bufó.

18:30 h.: Passacaglia and gathering of festival committee accompanied by Santa Maria Magdalena marching band from Benitatxell.

19:30 h.: Offering of flowers to Virgen de la Rosa accompanied by the bands “Colla the Llebetjà” and “l’Agrupació Musicomunicipal Sta. Maria Magdalena”. Then, dance performance by Morro Falqui at Church Square.

00:00 h.: Wonder Big Band Danceat Nueva Sq.

Sunday 1 May

08:00 h.: Firecracker awakening.

10:00 h.: Gathering of festival committee accompanied by Santa Maria Magdalena marching band from Benitatxell.

11:00 h.: Departure of blessed bread from the chapel to the church.

11:30 h.: Mass in honor of Virgin de la Rosa sung by the parish choir.

20:00 h.: Solemn procession in honor of the Virgin de la Rosa, San Pancracio Martir and San Luis Gonzaga. Then, fireworks show.

00:00 h.: Bazaar night at Dénia St.

Monday 2 May

08:00 h.: Awakening and gathering of the Festival committee 2016 members.

10:45 h.: Bouncy castles at Jose Antonio St.

12:00 h.: Mass in honor of San Pancracio Martir.

13:15 h.: Roosters race at Jose Antonio St.

14:00 h.: Paella lunch at Jose Antonio St. and Mayor St.

16:00 h.: Cards Championship at Social Center organized by l’Association of Jubilats i Pensionistes.

18:00 h.: Performance of theLímite trio at Jose Antonio St.

Saturday 7 May

14:00 h.: Paellas contest at José Antonio St.

17:00 h.: Costume parade through the streets of the town with the Xaranga Batuxaranga.

18:00 h.: Street music at Jose Antonio St.

19:30 h.: Free snacks for everyone

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