Nerja September 11, 2019.-
The Councilor for Popular Traditions, Elena Gálvez, accompanied by the pediatric mayor of Las Proteiadas, Eva García, and the president of the Association of Neighbors, José Miguel Ortuño, have presented the program for the Veladilla de San Miguel, the next 20 and 21 of September.
The activities will have its preamble on the 15th with the celebration of the San Miguel Veladilla Trophy, starting at 7:00 p.m. in the sports facilities of the Verano Azul Park, and on the 19th with the ?José Alaminos? façade contest.
On September 20, the first day of Veladilla in the Plaza de Andalucía, the program begins at 9:00 pm with the youth proclamation, by the students of the Virgen del Mar school Isabel González and Diego Ortega, which will give way to the Official Proclamation by the Brass Town group. Next, the Queen and Knight of the third age will be crowned and the tribute to posthumous title to Silvia Rodríguez Guirado, for its involvement with the neighborhood. The day will end with the traditional Meeting of Roos Choirs.
The Brass Town parade, at noon, will start the activities of the second day of the Veladilla. There will be tasting of paella, enlivened by Paco el Apaño. In the afternoon, at 4:00 p.m., entertainment for children and the election of Queen and the Children's Knight. The Gran Cucaña will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Barranquilla Street in Colombia, followed by the Flemish pet contest. At 6:30 pm the Church of San Miguel will host the Mass. The rest of the afternoon will be completed with performances in the square, tasting posts, the first football video game trophy, the appointment of the Neighbor of Honor and the recognition of the oldest person of the Protected. Starting at 11 pm the
From the Department of Popular Traditions, all the neighbors of Nerja and Maro are invited to approach the Protected these days and enjoy this Veladilla.