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Starts the Medieval Festival XV King James I and the traditional Medieval Market

Salou. Costa Dorada. On Wednesday 1 September Traditional Medieval Market began expiring in the Medieval Festival XV King James I. Music, dance and celebration fill the eleventh edition of the Medieval Market. About fifty artisans parades fill the streets Speaker, Valencia, Church of the Pines, Joan Miro and Rafael Casanovas middle of a medieval atmosphere. From Wednesday through Saturday, visitors can stroll and buy all types of products as well enjoy shows of entertainment for all ages. The market will be open from 10:30 to 2pm and 5pm to 11pm. Besides commercial activity, reaching the tenth edition, there will be numerous activities for entertainment circus or theater, a dozen demonstration of crafts workshops, games medieval beside the library, a wooden carousel for children as well as the caravan of donkeys, a fakir, merry ... Among the most outstanding activities, there will be magic shows 'David the Ogre' s puppet theater as well as 'The Prince sensitive' or a parade Fire on Thursday night. The market will have other elements that make a real feast of spectrum in Salou and very well accepted. At the craft market you can find natural soaps, breads and cakes; produce manufactured craft, wooden games, or even herbs. The councilman of Commerce and Consumer Market, Pedro Lavilla has unloaded these parties "have wide acceptance and participation" and added that "are much welcomed by traders because of Salou is a further stimulus to trade for the great many people to the street. " Lavilla has emphasized that "this year has asked traders an effort to involve collaborating on the decoration of their stores and clothing." Fifteenth edition of the Medieval Festival The festival will culminate on Saturday, King James, 4 September with the fifteenth edition of the Medieval Festival which will start at eight in the evening with the departure of King James I and his entourage from the tower and towards the Levante beach . The arrival of the parade at the Beach consists of three hundred people, citizens of Salou, which represent the various groups: soldiers, nobles, standards, King, Queen and people. Later, during the festival can enjoy 'The Hunchback of Colla' group or 'Medieval Acha' that will be a recreation of a group of knights of the time. Meanwhile, the group 'Sucarranya' will be a recreation of medieval music and the band 'Wind It' bands simulate medieval Catalonia accompanying acts of great relevance, the band's drum Monsoon The festival will feature a battle of arms by the company 'Medieval Acha' and a large horse show horse by the Friends of Salou. The Municipal Public Library will also feature various activities such as exhibitions, games and puzzles on the figure and work of James I, lectures and presentation of the novel 'The secret love of King James' Cantalozella Assumption of the writer. The Councillor for Culture and Festivals, Isabel Aguilera, thanked the participation of all citizens and institutions and stressed that "I made the effort to provide a party for always trying to improve it so that all citizens can enjoy the events. " The City Council has reduced the budget by 50% this year. The councilor explained in this sense that "this year has been reduced taking into account the current economic situation and this has made a big effort in both originality and creativity as part of all participating companies and groups who understand situation.  

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