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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

The Exhibition of Flowers, Plants and Crafts returns to the García Sanabria Park

The Exhibition of Flowers, Plants and Crafts returns to the García Sanabria Park

The exhibition will open to the public this Wednesday, 27th at 6:00 p.m., and can be visited by the public until Tuesday, the 3rd, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The forty-fifth edition of the Exhibition of Flowers, Plants and Traditional Canarian Crafts, part of the Fiestas de Mayo 2022 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, which will open to the public this Wednesday, 27 Apr 2022 at 6:00 p.m., returns to the Parque García Sanabria (García Sanabria park) in an event attended by the mayor of the city, José Manuel Bermúdez, and the Councillor for Fiestas, Alfonso Cabello. The Municipal Music Band of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and the Verode folk group will provide musical entertainment for the opening.

The regional exhibition will remain open to the public until Tuesday, May 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and has its own program of activities. The opening day itself already includes the first of Gorgorito's performances, at 6:30 p.m., as well as various workshops and environmental activities in the tent of the Sustainable Santa Cruz Foundation.

On the stage located in the surroundings of the Fuente de la Fecundidad, a program of performances by folk groups will be developed every day. Thus, Idayra and Malvasía Taganana will perform their musical repertoire on Thursday, the 28th, at 6:00 p.m.; one day later, Sueños del Teide and Los Campitos will perform from 6:00 p.m.

Festival Aceviños will open the programming on Saturday, the 30th, at 12:00 p.m., and at 6:00 p.m., it will be the turn of Alborada Canaria; on Sunday, day 1, starting at noon, Parranda la Era will go on stage, and at 6:00 p.m., Alcorán. On Monday, the 2nd, starting at 6:00 p.m., Parranda Santo Ángel and Bienmesabe will liven up the day. The program concludes on Tuesday, the 3rd, starting at 12:00 noon with Tajaraste, to conclude at 6:00 pm with the Orígenes group.

The adventures of Gorgorito by Maese Villarejo, will return to its usual location and with free admission, next to the Flower Clock of the García Sanabria Park, in daily performances starting at 6:00 p.m. To which are added those of 12:00 hours, on April 30, May 1 and 3.

The organisers have located a total of 64 stalls, distributed, as is traditional, along the main avenues of the park. In this way, there will be 8 exhibitors for the sale and exhibition of flowers and plants; 13 specialized in Canarian gastronomy products and 43 handicrafts stalls. In addition, several charities will also have their space in the park.

Added to these spaces is the Book Fair organized by the Association of Booksellers of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, which during this week plans, in addition to the book exhibition, a series of workshops, signing of copies, talks and presentations.

On the other hand, on Wednesday, the 27th, the jury in charge of deciding the prizes of the Exhibition of Flowers, Plants and Canarian Crafts will meet. Specialists in floristry, gardening and crafts will tour the exhibitors at the García Sanabria to determine this year's winners in the different categories.

The children's Drawing and Painting contest for children between 3 and 12 years old also returns to the program. The theme of this edition is "Corners of the García Sanabria Park" and the applications for registration, together with the work already done on white DIN A4 cardboard, can be physically presented at the OAFAR stand, located in the surroundings of the Fuente de la Fecundidad, from April 27 to May 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

La Exposición de Flores, Plantas y Artesanía regresa al Parque García Sanabria
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