Moors and Christians in Crevillente 2016

Moors and Christians in Crevillente 2016
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  • Programa de fiestas
  • Dates:
    • Starts: 30/09/2016
    • Ends: 04/10/2016
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TUESDAY 27TH OF SEPTEMBER

20:30: Humour Parade Winners Awards Presentation (BEST SETS , GADGETS AND CHARACTERS OFTHE HUMOUR PARADE)

This act will take place at the Association Headquarters located at “Plaza de la Constitución, 11”.

 

FRIDAY 30TH OF SEPTEMBER

18:30: Children’s Parade

The youngest members from all the bands will be on a parade. The route will be as follows: “Puertas de Orihuela (Parque Telmo Vela), Stma. Trinidad, San Sebastián, Plaza Chapi, Blasco Ibáñez” to end at “Plaza de la Constitución”.

20:30: Fraternities meet up at Plaza de la Constitución to participate in Ra’is Embassy

In front of Crevillent Moorish Castle, located at Plaza de la Constitución, the Christian troops, with their ambassador leading them, will kidnap the Ra’is of the City starting the war between Moors and Christians.

At midnight: “MOBILE DISCO” Opening.This event is sponsored by “Ayuntamiento de Crevillent Concejalía de Fiestas”

 

SATURDAY 1ST OF OCTOBER:

7:30: Festival Reveille. Free route parade across the City from both bands, Moors and Christians, as per their own planning.

11:00: First Official Festival Parade

Christian Troops scheduled parade from “La Morquera” to “Plaza de la Constitución” with the following order and schedule for each of them, the last troops to parade are Comparsa Benimerins as they hold the Captaincy of the Moorish Troops:

CHRISTIAN TROOPS DAY

11:45h CABALLEROS DEL CID; 11:57h DRAGONES DE SAN JORGE; 12:09h GUERREROS ASTURES; 12:21h ALMOGAVARES; 12:33h MASEROS; 12:45h CASTELLANO LEONESA; 13:00H BENIMERINS.

18:30: Christian Troops Entrance (Captain’s troops competition among male squadrons). Starting on c/ Santo Tomás it will go along “Avda. de Madrid, Stma Trinidad, San Sebastián, Blasco Ibáñez, Plaza de la Constitución” and will be ending in “Sagrado Corazón de Jesús, 2”.

At midnight: ”MOBILE DISCO”, our festivals and attractions continue. This event is sponsored by “Concejalía de Fiestas del Excmo Ayuntamiento”

 

SUNDAY 2ND OF OCTOBER

7:30: Festival Reveille

Free parade across the City from both bands, Moors and Christians.

11:00: Second Official Festival Parade

Moorish Troops scheduled parade from “La Morquera” to “Plaza de la Constitución” with the following order and schedule for each of them, the last troops to parade are Comparsa Castellano-Leonesa as they hold the Captaincy of the Moorish Troops:

MOORISH TROOPS DAY

11:45h VIEJOS TUAREGS; 11:57h BEDUINOS; 12:09h BERBERISCOS; 12:21h OMEYAS; 12:33h MARROQUIES; 12:45h BENIMERINS; 13:00H CASTELLANO LEONESA.

18:30: Moorish Troops Entrance (Captain’s troops competition among male squadrons) It will follow the same route as for the Christians Troops Entrance and as stated before all bands have to end the parade at the place mentioned before.

At the end of the parade, the act called “Ví Crevillentí” will take place. It’s compulsory to attend this act to have special guest tickets which are given by the Town Hall and the Association to their guests.

At midnight:

”MOBILE DISCO”. This event is sponsored by “Ayuntamiento de Crevillent Concejalía de Fiestas”
 

MONDAY 3RD OF OCTOBER

8:30: FIRST “ALARDO DE ARCABUCERÍA”

All troops will gather at “Paseo del Calvario” to participate in the “Alardo”. Both the Christian and the Moorish troops will come down shooting from “El Calvario” to “La Morquera” and will go on “Calle Blasco Ibáñez” stopping their shootings at 10:00 a.m. at “Plaza de la Constitución”.

17:00: SECOND “ALARDO DE ARCABUCERÍA”

All shooters will meet up at “Paseo del Calvario” to participate in the “Alardo”. The Moorish troops will come down shooting from “El Calvario” to “La Morquera” and will go on “Calle Blasco Ibáñez” stopping their shootings at “Plaza de la Constitución”.

After the Moorish troops, the Christian troops will follow the same route.

Note: In both “Alardos” it will only be permitted to shoot from “calle Blasco Ibáñez” to “Paseo del Calvario” where all the troops will meet up.

18:30: King’s Jaume I Embassy

The Moor ambassador will negotiate in order to free Ra’is of Crevillent swearing vassalage to King Jaume I. This act will take place at “Plaza de la Constitución”.

20:30: Revue show, at the Auditorium in the City House of Culture “Jose Candela Lledó”. Organized by “Concejalía de Fiestas”.

 

TUESDAY 4TH OF OCTOBER

San Francisco de Asís Festivity, City’s Patron Saint

At 10:30: Flower offering Parade to the Patron Saint

The parade will start, with all women from both bands, on “Parque Telmo Vela” and will end in “Plaza de la Constitución”.

12:30: Solemn Sung Mass to honour our Patron Saint “San Francisco de Asís”

Religious act to honour our patron saint, in the “Ntra. Sra. de Belén Church”. “Coral Crevillentina, Coro Voces Graves and Banda Unión Musical” will take part in the mass. Once the mass is over, the Festival Hymn will be performed inside the church and will be directed by Mr. Ramón Mas Soler.

20:00: Solemn festive parade to honour the Patron Saint of our City

The parade will go from “Parroquia de la Stma. Trinidadto Ntra. Sra. de Belén”. At the end of the parade, there will be an spectacular firework display and the Festival Hymn will be performed.

 

Asociación de Fiestas de Moros y Cristianos "San Francisco de Asís" de Crevillent
Asociación de Fiestas de Moros y Cristianos "San Francisco de Asís" de Crevillent
morosicristianscrevillent@gmail.com
Plaza Constitución nº 11 - 03330 Crevillent (Alicante)
Tfno: 965406498 - Fax: 966682336

 

 

 


 

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