Carnival Puerto Plata 2016 closed with a majestic colorful parade of troupes from other provinces
PUERTO PLATA Carnival Puerto Plata 2016 which this time was dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the founding of Taimáscaro, closed on Sunday, March 13th with a huge parade on the Malecon Avenue, with dozens of troupes, individuals, and delegations from various provinces of the country.
The traditional activity that highlights the cultural and folk events is organized by the Carnival Union of Puerto Plata (UCAPPLATA) directed by Dr. Juan Oscar Souffront (Yanco) in the company of a tremendous team, who with lots of love, effort, many hours without sleep and dedication demonstrated that the Carnival Puerto Plata is without doubt the best in the Dominican Republic.
The grand finale carnival parade began after 3:40 pm with the arrival of King Momo; Ramon Suarez and youths who participated in the gala contest to elect the Carnival Queen 2016, who exhibited smashing costumes in tribute to Taimáscaros, then the runway was given to the troupe “Seasons” from San Francisco de Macoris, whose costumes and choreography was orchestrated by Miguel Paulino, Guillermo Ruiz and Clara Olivo.
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March 17, 2016
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