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A spectacular firework display ends the 2011 Golden Nights

A spectacular firework display ends the 2011 Golden Nights

Salou. Costa Daurada. A spectacular fireworks display of half-hour set this August 14, 2011 an end to the Golden Nights Salou 2011. The show surprised the thousands of attendees to the originality of his figures and the intensity. Fires, fireworks designed by the same company burned more than a tonne of gunpowder and lighting created 44 sets created with almost 3,000 units. Sources of the organization estimated that over 40,000 people were able to keep the fires from the promenade and other parts of town. "We are very pleased by the progress of the parties and by the welcome they have received either by the visitors as part of salouencs and salouenques," said the mayor, Pere Granados. Procession of the Virgin Mare de Deu Before the fireworks display held one of the most emotional of the traditional festivities, the celebration of Mass Festival in Santa Maria del Mar where he began the procession of the Virgin through the streets of Salou . Fishermen, retirees, and descendants of all sailors were responsible for carrying on their shoulders over the Virgin, followed by the authorities, led by the mayor and the leaders of the church. The blue of the dress as predominant colors and drums to the rhythm of trotting Easter as background music while large oars stuck out, symbols of the character of seafaring town, the procession was passing in their opening tour until reaching the port. On the way thousands of fans and devotees of the Virgin, either following her on foot or from the balconies of the houses, accompanied her during the tour. Once the port, and guarded by thousands of people embarked on the fishing resort of Santa Maria to salouenc part of the coast as usual already. Once he landed next to the reverse path towards the church where the Virgin Mary will stand until next year. During these nine days off thousands of people enjoyed the various shows offered in the framework of the Golden Night  summers For his part, Councillor for Culture and Events, Maria Jose Rodriguez, highlighted the good work he has done since "there has been very well received Golden Nights of thinking within the framework of a tourist city . We have provided entertainment for all ages and all audiences and the response has been excellent with a very high participation. "

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