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Calafell will hold the 61st edition of the festival Tres Tombs

Calafell will hold the 61st edition of the festival Tres Tombs

Calafell. Costa Dorada. Calafell will hold next Sunday, January 31, the 61st edition of the traditional feast of the Three Tombs. Organized by the Dean of the institution council, the choir Coro-Calafell, and sponsored by the Department of Culture of the Municipality, the festival will gather, according to estimates as of today, 50 carriages and 100 riders, with a total approximately 180 horses (including horses, ponies and donkeys).   This year, the festival comes with important developments as regards the route, which runs along the center of Calafell Village, the birthplace of the township farmer. The remodeling work from the historical, playing full Plaça Catalunya, the traditional epicenter of activity, force to organize a new route. The center of the festival will be the place of Mariano Soler. And the itinerary is as follows: Jesus street, square Cal Cubano, Calle Marques de Sama, Plaça Mariano Soler, Josep Bergues Barba street, road side of the road to El Vendrell, Martyrs Street, Ventura Gassol street, square Eres Calle del Pozo and Jesus street.   The Secretary-Heart choir Calafell Jordi Volt, explained that "the organization recommended as ideal points to see the Three Tombs Plaza Mariano Soler and Cal square Cuban. Not because you can enjoy the festivities in other parts of the route, but because the squares are activities that can 'fill' the delay between turning and turning". Tres Tombs acts begin at 9 am with the reception of the carriages and horses al'esplanada John Ortoll municipal sports pavilion. At half past 10, will begin serving the traditional breakfast carrier, based on toast, sausage, bacon, black pudding and herring. The price of the ticket is 4 euros. At 11, he held a mass at half past twelve, begin walking around the Village core. When the first pass round the square Mariano Soler, will be the blessing of the animals. Between the first and second round, will be awarded the grand prize drawing on the three tombs, which reaches its ninth edition and the participation of students of five schools in the municipality. Another tradition of the Three Tombs Calafell is the venda of traditional cakes in San Antonio. There will be a lot of pork products, children can walk freely on mules and ponies, and can be visited an outdoor exhibition of objects related to the Three Tombs. The festival rematarà as another novelty, a dancing pavilion sports Ortoll John, beginning at 8pm. The dance, with free admission, will be brightened by the Orchestra Cristian & Domenech. Tres Tombs The festival this year has a budget of 26,461 euros, 3% more than last year. 75% is contributed by the City and the rest by heart-Calafell choir. Lap George said that "although the economic crisis has given us an advantage, because the price has dropped significantly the carriages". Finally, the Deputy Mayor of Culture, Teresa Cumplido, thanked the organizers for their work and invited the Calafell (Calafell and receives visitors at this event) to enjoy all participate. Cumplido said "the objectives of this event are to ensure the continuity of tradition, especially among younger generations and promote the acquisition of popular cars to safeguard this heritage, but also and above all, encourage participation of people All nuclei that are Calafell.  

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