The Gala Hispanidad Huércal-Overa held its VI edition this week – a spectacular show of music, dance and culture
The event, held at the town’s Theatre, was welcomed with great enthusiasm by residents who did not want to miss this occasion. For many it was their first outing to a cultural events after the Covid restrictions. Different groups performed dances and songs from various Hispanic countries on the stage.
The Mayor of Huércal-Overa, Domingo Fernández, the Councilor for Social Welfare, María José Viudez, and the Head of the Treasury, Adrián Ramos, gave the participants a souvenir of the day, symbolized in El Castillo de Huércal-Overa.
Fernández explained that “this year we can return to this event in which we commemorate a date that we consider should not be overlooked in our municipality where so many Latin people live together. This strengthens ties between our cultures, which we are representing today through dance and music. This is a sample of the culture of everyone who forms part of our municipality; it is already part of the History of Huércal-Overa “.
The Gala Hispanidad Huércal-Overa was given by the Taller de Casatañuelas del Centro de Participación Activa, Grupo Folklórico Corazón Latino, Sandra y Luis, Riá Pitá e Hispanoamerica Baila.
Huércal-Overa town council has lots of events planned in the coming weeks and months. You can find out more about those by clicking HERE to visit the official website. There is a real variety of events planned. Of special note is the annual Huércal-Overa fería which returns this year and runs from October 14 to 18. You can download the programme of fería events (in Spanish) by clicking HERE. The link will open in your pdf reader if you have one, or will prompt you to download a free version (obviously, please use all due care and attention whenever installing programmes to your computer).
Ayuntamiento de Huércal-Overa (CIF: P-0405300-E). Avda/ Guillermo Reyna, 7 – 04600. Huércal-Overa (Almería). Telf.: 950.134.900 Fax: 950.471.211