Puerto Plata Carnival 2015 began Feb 1 with a remarkable success despite the weather
PUERTO PLATA The Carnival of Puerto Plata 2015 was inaugurated with a tremendous array of scenarios, lights, vibrant and colorful, the event was organized by the Carnival Union of Puerto Plata (UCAPPLATA), chaired by Dr. Juan Oscar Souffront (Yanco).
It is emphasized that although the weather conditions were very cold with a threat of rain, hundreds of people flocked to the sidewalk where traditionally the feast of folklore and culture was performed, this year is sponsored by the liquor company Brugal & Company.
The party began with the arrival of King Momo, the munícipe Suarez Ramon (Ramon) who after greeting the public welcomed the Queen of Carnival; Ashley Lara, vice regent Maria de Jesus Terrero and other young people who turned out to be the finalists of the contest held for the occasion.
For the fourth year animation of Carnival of Puerto Plata was in charge of broadcasters Antonio Heredia and Rafael Carvajal (DJ Raphaelito) who as always able to establish a rapport with the crowd so delirious ovation with cheers and applause to the most creative troupes and shows.
The Jury selected the most outstanding collective and individual troupes – the winners are “Los Enanitos Dancers”, “Super Mario Broos and his dummy Ventriloquist”, “Soulmate”, “The atabales “,” The Banshee “among others.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
February 2, 2015
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