Arona aiming to make thousands of children so happy
The different departments of Arona council have prepared a programme of activities that will extend until the end of the Christmas holidays.
Children’s shows will include Christmas through the senses, the Canaries Folk Fest, the XIII Festival of Gospel, the New Year’s Eve party, the Three Kings’ Cavalcade and Christmas is coming, all bringing the atmosphere of the festivities to the different towns of the municipality with 100 events.
The programme is aimed at the whole family, but especially for the children, for December and the beginning of January, with special emphasis on the Christmas holidays and even after Reyes, a time in which activities such horseback riding or children’s shows such as Christmas is coming which takes children’s recreational activities to the different towns of the municipality.
Activities will take place throughout the days, such as the Christmas Farmer’s Market, the Canarian Folk Fest festival, concerts, the XIII Canary Islands Góspel Festival, Arona, proud of our elders, An Afternoon of Kings, in which the pages of the Magi will collect the letters of girls and boys, the Christmas Concert, the Great New Year’s Eve Party, the night of December 31st from 10pm with two environments, outside the Cultural Centre of Los Cristianos and the Grand Cavalcade of the Magi from the East, which will begin at 5pm with the arrival of His Majesties by helicopter.
This extensive Christmas programme has been launched thanks to the joint work of the different departments and aims to bring the Christmas spirit to the last corner of the municipality, entertain and encourage the little ones, as well as boost the local commerce of Arona.
Full information can be found at www.arona.org
The Mayor of Arona, José Julián Mena, explained; “We have organised a complete cultural and leisure pro-gramme aimed at the whole family, with the illusion of bringing the illlusion of Christmas to all areas of the municipality, supporting parents and mothers during their children’s vacations in the coming dates and also boost the commercial activity of Arona. ”
Councillor for economic promotion, Dácil León, has stressed “the importance of backing the commerce of the municipality from the corporation, encouraging different commercial areas with different activities for the whole family, especially designed for children.”