'Mazarrón at Christmas' is the title of the extensive programming prepared by the departments of Celebrations, Youth and Sports to celebrate the Christmas holidays with activities that will take place from Thursday 19 to January 6.
The program has been reported by the Councilor for Festivities, Miguel Ángel Peña, and the Councilor for Youth, Silvia García.
The first meeting has been scheduled for this Thursday the Local Board of the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC) that with a price of 5 euros for the benefit of AFACMUR (Association of Relatives of Children with Cancer of the Region of Murcia) have organized the musical event 'Make a wish' that will be held from 5 pm in the municipal tent of the Town Hall square.
Another of the outstanding activities is the visit of Santa Claus to Mazarrón on Saturday 21 with a musical performance and surprises that will also be held for free at 5 pm in the municipal tent of the Town Hall Square.
The next day (Sunday 22), Santa Claus will visit the Plaza Toneleros of Puerto de Mazarrón from 11 in the morning and there will be a 'pirate party' in which the little ones will have to "save" Christmas.
The young people, and anyone who wishes to share the festive atmosphere of these days, will also have their chance to have a good time on Christmas Eve, Christmas and New Year's Eve in the municipal tent with the performance of DjÂ´sa from 4 in the afternoon.
An initiative that the mazarroneros will also be able to enjoy the early hours of Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, day in which there will also be the celebration of the bells from Town Halls.
In Puerto de Mazarrón, from December 26 to 28, Plaza Toneleros will have a Christmas market thanks to the collaboration of ACOMA, as well as children's activities such as workshops, paintings and characters from 4 to 8 in the afternoon;
and from January 30 until January 6, the supply square of the coastal town will host the ice rink with hours from 11 in the morning to 2 in the afternoon and from 5 in the afternoon to 9 at night.
On the last day of the year, Deportes has organized the I San Silvestre Familiar Solidaria for the benefit of Caritas Mazarrón and Puerto in which the registration will be a donation of 2 kilos of food.
It will be from 10 in the morning and there will be prizes for the best individual, group and family costumes.
To continue the party, that morning will be held after the race children's bells with jelly beans and activities for the little ones.
On Friday, January 3, a delicious cookie and craft workshop will be held in the tent of the Town Hall square from 5 in the afternoon and on January 4 the same place will host, starting at 11 in the morning , the musical 'Shert is leaving.'
In addition, that afternoon and after 5, the royal mailmen will collect the children's letters to deliver to the Magi.
On day 5 the popular Three Horseback Rides will be held, both in Mazarrón and Puerto.
It will be from 4 in the afternoon from the fishing pier in the coastal town and from the Mazarrón nursing home from 7 in the afternoon.
At the end of each of them, the traditional delivery of gifts to children will be made.
Finally, on January 6 the Auto de los Reyes Magos will be held from 11 in the morning around the church of San Andrés in Mazarrón, while in Cañada de Gallego there will also be a chocolate bar at 10:30 a.m. The morning will be followed by a parade with living nativity scene, wise men and the gang of Las Balsicas that will end at 12 noon with a mass in the church of the district.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón