May Fair Torrevieja 2015

There will be also many dance schools on the Fair area and the Spanish group Camela in concert on Friday 8th May are one of the highlights

As in previous years emphasizes the participation of riders with their carriages on Saturday and Sunday, which will ride around the enclosure of the Fair. attended by some 300 horses being provided 25 and 30 carriages

May Fair The council of festivities in Torrevieja, Lola Sanchez Roca, the president of the Association of the May Fair Friends, Boj Francisco Ortigosa, the head of the equestrian area of this Association, Germán Lozano and the Secretary of the Association, Lorena Alvarez, presented this morning the May Fair program 2015, to be held on Wednesday 6th to Sunday 10th May. In 2012 it was declared Event of Provincial Touristic Interest.

Lola Sanchez highlighted for this new edition of the fair in Torrevieja the dance schools in town, which since its beginning has been the main protagonists of the Fair.

Before the start of the May Fair on Wednesday 6th, tomorrow, Friday 1 and Saturday 2 May, the Municipal Theatre will host at 21:00 hours the previous phase of the V Copla Contest "City of Torrevieja", with the participation of singers from various points of the Spanish geography.

The Grand Final of the 5th Copla Competition "Ciudad de Torrevieja" will be held on stage in the May Fair area on Saturday 9th, from 23:00. The finalists will compete for prizes of 2,500 euros to the winner, the second 1250, the third 600 euros and two consolation prizes of 100 euros for the fourth and fifth.

The council of Fiestas has also reported that on Sunday 10th May at 22:00 the four Rocieros Torrevieja Choirs will close the Fair: Choir "Alba Rociera", Rociero Choir of Casa de Andalusia "Rafael Alberti", Rociero choir of "Virgen del Rocio Brotherhood" and the Azahar Group. After their performances all together will perform the Salve Rociera.

Roca Sanchez also highlighted the participation of riders with their and carriages on Saturday and Sunday. There will be about 300 horses and between 25 and 30 carriages.




Tuesday 5th May

Pescaíto evening (just for people belonging to the different Peñas).

Wednesday 6th May

21:00 p.m.. Inauguration and lighting of the Fair.
. Music by Union Musical Torrevejense directed by Jaime Belda Cantavella and the choir and Orchestra Salinas de Torrevieja “Maestro Ricardo Lafuente” directed by Aurelio Martínez.


21:30 p.m.. Dance Show by Sancho and Martínez Dance School.

22:30 p.m. Dancing group show Embrujo de la Casa Rafael Alberti.

23:30 p.m. Dancing group show Rociero de Sevilla.

00:00 a.m La Espartera, “Rumbeando por la vida”


Thursday 7th May

Every day you can enjoy during the whole day Sevillanas, typical Andalusian drinks and meals in the different "casetas" (stands).

21.00 p.m.Flamenco Dancing Show by Academy Dharma.

Music and dance by Lynda Dorado “Duende Andaluz”, from Burdeos, France.

23:00 p.m. Dance show by “Los Duendes”.

Friday 8th May

21.30 p.m.. Dance Show by Dance Academy Mª Dolores Morales and Arantxa Blanco.

22.00 p.m. Live performance of Jonathan Pons with “Mi Esencia” as supporting artist of “Camela’s Concert”

Saturday 9th May

12.00h. The mass “Misa Rociera “at the Inmaculada Concepción Church, by the Choir of Casa de Andalucía “Rafael Alberti”

Horse Parade from the Church square to the Fair at the harbour, until 16.00h you have the possibiity of seeing the beautiful Andalusian horses

21:00 p.m. Dance show by pupils of Municipal Dance School by teacher Nuria Girona.

22.00 p.m. Sevillanas Dance Show by Academy Paya.

23:00 p.m. Final of the 4th. Copla Singing Contest “Ciudad de Torrevieja”. Performance of the choir “Nueva generación” while jury deliberation.

0000:30 a.m. Performance of Flamenco Show by the Company “El Torero”

Sunday 10th de May

11.00 a.m. Horse Parade at the harbour until 16:00h.

12.00 p.m. Equestrian Show at the harbour. Free entrance.

19.00 p.m.. Final of the 3rd Sevillanas Dance Contest, in aid of the NGO Nueva Fraternidad.

20.00 p.m. Dance by the Dance School “Soul Dance”.

21:00 p.m. Dance show by Dance School Mª del Angel.

22.00 p.m. Music by the following Choirs from Torrevieja: Coro Rociero de la “Hermandad Virgen del Rocío”, Coro Rociero de la Casa de Andalucía “Rafael Alberti, Coro “Alba Rociera”, “Coro Azahar”

23.30 p.m. Fair Closing

00.00 a.m.. Final song (Salve Rociera)