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Cartagena 3 Kings Procession

Known in the Anglophone world as the Epiphany, the arrival of the Three Kings is defined in Spain by the enormous expectation and the tremendous annual celebrations that revolve around the event.
12,00 €
  • DATES:
    Friday 5th January 2018
  • PRICING
    12€
  • DESTINATION:
    Cartagena
  • DAYS:
    1 evening
 
 
  • Festivities officially start the evening before Epiphany, on the night of January 5, when the Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos (Three Kings' Parade) takes place in every town and city, with hundreds upon hundreds of people crowding the main roads of the urban settlements in order to get a glimpse of the reenactment of the arrival of the Three Kings into town.

    Typically, people will be strolling down the roads, trickling into the major avenues or squares of the cities with ladders on their hands, ready to climb on the second or third row of people, hoping to come out with a bagful of candies and other gifts, because in Spain, it is not the Baby Jesus, Santa Claus or St. Nicholas who brings gifts on Christmas Day, but rather the Three Kings, whose generosity is put to the test on January 6, the day of the Epiphany. Children, families, and entire cities throughout the country celebrate this major Spanish Christmas tradition.

    Why not take part in this traditional fiesta, watch the childrens faces as they watch the parade and try to catch the sweeties and gifts thrown to the crowds.

    Dont forget to take a carrier bag to collect whatever you catch.

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