What’s On: 27th Insular Craft Fair

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2014 Feria Insular de Artesania

May in Antigua is synonymous with the Island’s Craft Fair and the theme of this year’s is the sea.

You will find below the programme for the fair which runs from the 15th to the 18th May.

Thursday 15th May
09:00 h. Preparation of stands.
14:30 h. Arrival & Welcome of all the local handicraft makers in the Bar-Restaurant.
18:00 h. Official Opening of the Island’s 27th Annual Craft Fair.
Tour of the Craft Fair.
Musical show «PINTANDO EL CIELO CON ESTRELLAS», by the school of Modern Dance from the local council of Antigua.
21:00 h. End of day´s events.

Friday 16th May
10:00 h. Opening of Craft Fair.
10:15 h. Visits from various Schools from all over the island.
Watch live demonstrations from the local handicraft makers to see their skills.
19:45 h. Traditional Folklore Performance  – Local Folklore Group Mafasca.
21:00 h. End of day´s events.

Saturday 17th May
10:00 h. Opening of Craft Fair.
11:00 h. Traditional Folklore Performances.
Local Folklore Group of Antigua, the Culture Association Monte Janana.
Local Folklore Group of Antigua, the Culture Association El Campillo.
Local Folklore Group La Sebada.
19:00 h. Performance by the Popular Music Group AMOLAN  of Puerto del Rosario.
During this performance they will also present the award for the best decorated stand of the Craft Fair.
21:00 h. End of day´s events.

Sunday 18th May
10:00 h. Opening of Craft Fair.
12:00 h. CEREMONY FOR THE ISLAND´S CRAFT FAIR
Followed, by the  CONCERT EN-CANTADORAS.
United Women singers from the different canarian islands.
13:30 h. II LUCHA CANARIA BENEFICIALfor the Association against Cancer.
Entry price: 3 euros.
14:00 h. Prize draw to win “Vouchers to spend in the Craft Fair”.
17:00 h. Concert of the best Local Folklore Seniors Groups
Group of Senior Citizens of Gran Tarajal.
Group of Senior Citizens Fuerteventura Norte.
Group of Senior Citizens of Pájara Arco Iris.
Group of Senior Citizens of Antigua.
Group of Senior Citizens of Puerto del Rosario.
19:00 h. Closing Ceremony of the 27th Annual Craft Fair.
20:00 h. End of day’s events.

For further information and directions please contact reception during your stay.

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