Benidorm does not suspend its Major Patron Saint Festivities
Circumstances and health regulations will determine the acts to be held
Benidorm City Council and the entities linked to the Major Patron Festivities have decided to keep the celebration of Festes Majors Patronals, scheduled from 7 to 11 November. In a meeting held today in which the Mayor, Toni Pérez, and the Councilor for Fiestas, Jesús Carrobles, the Commission of Festes Majors Patronals, the Association of Penyes, ACR La Barqueta, Mariners and Camareres de la Mare de Déu, and Costalers de Sant Jaume, it has also been agreed that the festive positions of 2020 will be extended to 2021. A decision that encompasses the Queens and her court of honor, Standard-bearer and Members of Honor.
The mayor explained that "the City Council and the entities linked to the organization of our Festes Majors Patronals will continue to work together and we will evaluate how the situation is evolving, as well as the health regulations and guidelines issued by the Central Government or the Generalitat Valencian at every moment ”. “Based on these two variables, the acts of our festivities to be held will be specified; a decision that we cannot and should not adopt within five months and without knowing what the events will be, ”he added.