Street Party on Independence Day, February 27′th
Wednesday, February 27 is the day to celebrate the memorable fact that 169 years ago the independent ‘República Dominicana’ was proclaimed. Preceded by the military band a procession moves through the streets of El Batey and Charamicos of Sosúa. For this festive day the main street Pedro Clisante will be closed for traffic all day from Calle Duarte to Cafe Cubano. After the parade, the main street will transform into a large market place. There will be a crafts show and farmer’s market with cakes, pies, fruit, fresh vegetables, fresh squeezed fruit drinks and much more offered. For children there are various activities like a bouncy castle, coloring, mask making, dunk tank, fishing game, and more. Furthermore, there are several terraces where visitors can enjoy a drink and a snack. The dance school of Emily Watson will do a dance show several times. At about 8 o’clock in the evening there is a performance of the carnival association ‘Ucaaplata tribe’ from Puerto Plata. They will do a dazzling spectacular show. DJ Stuart provides the musical for the evening so you can dance until 11 PM.
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