Tarragona - Tarraco Viva 2013
Santa Tecla Festival - Tarragona from 15/09 to 24/09/2012
Las Fiestas de Santa Tecla of Tarragona take place around the time of the September 23, day of the celebration. They last ten full days plus the night from 22 to 23 September. They are the largest party in the city of Tarragona, and enjoy the recognition of National Tourist Interest, issued by the Government of Spain, and traditional holiday traditional interest granted by the Generalitat of Catalonia.
The authors of the hit 'Carolina', the M-Clan, will be responsible for opening the musical performances of the festival on 15 September, the same day that also enjoy bands like him are Tarragona of Chama and hop extract. For the mega will have to wait until 17 September, when the Wizard of Oz presented his' Legend of La Mancha Tour, a tour sound for its twenty year history. Following the festive decentralization plan initiated two years ago, the council has decided that the Wizard of Oz and his opening act, the RSK Tarragona, acting on Torreforta neighborhood. It activates a special bus line running from downtown to the neighborhood.
The Santa Tecla this year will also leave a hole in the rock Catalan. The afternoon and evening of September 18 Plaza de la Font host Els Pets, Shock Therapy and Gossos. The next day will be the turn of The Devils, who were also in the Plaza de la Font, will dance to old and familiar songs. Moreover, the party choice and DO Tarragona, which until now was in the park Granotes them, will move to Camp de Mart and reggae and ska will seize them Palmeres Ride.
Apart from the big names, the program for this year will not forget the most representative events of the party known as Tarragona Baixada de l'└liga, to be held on September 21. After courting popular afternoon at twelve o'clock the procession beasts come down from the Cathedral to the Plaza de la Font, a journey in which Tarragona can move the elements of the party are the famous pasodoble to Amparito Roca.
Other proposals are consolidated Barracks on 14, 15 and 16 at the Paseo de las Palmeras, or the first edition of Tropikalfest in the Gardens of the Campus Martius, on 21, 22 and 23. This new album will offer a long tour of Jamaican music, by the ska and reggae.
Another activity is consolidated and Teclatapa, which will fill the place of gastronomic Verdaguer Friday 21 to Monday 24. The cuisine also find their place in the district with Tecla't Seraglio Seraglio 2012, an exhibition of food, traditional drinks, artisanal fabrications and designation of origin products to test.