The Poble Nou de Benitatxell starts the spirit of Christmas with the programming of many activities from 8th December. They have prepared an original Christmas programme that will take place from December 25 to January 5, in a large tent installed in the Plaça de les Pesqueres .
A Christmas circus, the wizard Wendo, the musical comedy My American Cousin and the children’s theatre Beauty and the Beast will be some of the star activities of the socio-cultural Christmas programme.
“The Christmas songs are the original soundtrack of this era. This year, we premiered a music Christmas with the intention of integrating foreign residents. But we have also designed a program to encourage the participation of families with theater, circus and other shows. We want to do town, that feel that this year Christmas is lived in El Poble Nou de Benitatxell, “ said the mayor Maite Roldán.
Saturday, December 8
At 12:30 pm at the Plaça del Mercat, with the opening of the Nativity scene and decoration of the tree . An endearing time that is always popular in the municipality, and in which the Parochial Choir sings Christmas carols.
Wednesday, 12th December
Will be a perfect day to enjoy an area dedicated to Christmas music with the performance of the choir of the Evangelical Church, Benitachell Christian Fellowship, in the Market Square at 11:00 . Later, at 7:00 p.m., the choir Voces Blancas or Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir will perform at the Church.
On Wednesday, December 19
The choir of the Lady Elizabeth School will offer its first concert in the municipality, at 3:00 pm in the Church.
Sunday, December 16
Another important event will be the Christmas Market on with batucada, Christmas food stalls, decoration, handicrafts, children’s entertainment and the visit of the traditional and beloved donkey.The market will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in Calle Mayor and Calle La Pau.
On Monday, December 24
At 5:00 p.m., the municipality will receive a visit from Santa Claus and his assistants, the elves, with a spectacular parade from the Avenida de Alicante to Calle Mercado.
Thursday, December 27
The programme in the tent installed in the Plaça de les Pesqueres will start on at 7:30 p.m. with a play snack for families and the performance, at 8:30 p.m., by the Wizard Wendo .
Friday, December 28
Will be the turn of the Canta al Nadal festival in the Church, at 7:30 p.m., with Christmas carols and poems.
Saturday December 29
At 19.00 the Christmas circus takes place.
Sunday December 30
The musical comedy “Mi prima Americana” at 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 2
The emissary of the Three Kings of the East is scheduled to arrive to collect the letters that the children have written.
Thursday, January 3
There will be inflatables and children’s activities, and the children’s theatre “Beauty and the Beast” will be on January 4 at 7:00 pm.
Finally, on Saturday , January 5 ,
At 6.30 pm, the Three Kings will arrive at the Poble Nou de Benitatxell Town Hall from where they will travel to the Plaça de les Pesqueres to distribute the gifts to the children.
The Mass of Kings on Sunday 6
Will be at 6:00 p.m. in the Church.
It is worth remembering that the Association of Kings of the Poble Nou de Benitatxell will once again coordinate, after a period of inactivity, the Christmas program of the municipality. The government team wanted to vindicate the importance of this group and its valuable work.