Cabarete’s First Carnival with participation of delegations from other provinces
PUERTO PLATA Municipal and tourist district of Cabarete held its first carnival with a colorful parade at the beach area, where troupes from different parts of the country participated in an event organized by the Association of Hotels and Restaurants of Sosua and Cabarete (ASORESOHCA) with support from the Ministry of Tourism.
In the cultural and folkloric event the following troupes attended – the Lions of Santo Domingo, Roba La Gallina Illuminated and Sirena Neptune and organized by Guillermo Mieses, San Francisco de Macoris, the troupe Los Katarrones organized by Martin and Manuel Garcia of San Jose de las Matas, The Maroons Pigs troupe directed by Roberto Torres, Constance addition to the Princes, Rabbis, Chiefs and Canarios, Salvador Macarilet.
According to the journalist Edgar Lantigua, the Carnival Union of Puerto Plata (UCAPLATA) chaired by Dr. Yanco Souffront was present and the representation of the tribes of Taimáscaros and Simeon Burra Dancing Reyes (Caquito ).
Cabarete carnival was organized by the Association of Hotels and Restaurants of Sosua and Cabarete, directed by Tomas Callender; Maria Veras (Maggie) as the Executive Director, Eric Viloria Guzmán, as the Logistics Coordinator.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
March 16, 2015
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