The Local Government Board has agreed to sign a collaboration agreement with the Federation of Peñas del Carnaval de Totana for the organization of the program of events of the Carnival of Adults of 2019, which includes more than twenty festive, cultural and social events.
Totana City Council will finance with 7,200 euros to this entity to defray part of the expenses generated by organizing this program, which has been taking place for more than thirty years, although it has been in recent times, after the creation of said federation, in which this festive event has acquired greater social and participative relevance.
Around twenty rocks make up the Federation of Peñas del Carnaval de Totana, which are the "alma mater" and the main promoters of this festival in this municipality.
The totanero Consistory also undertakes to cede the municipal auditorium "Marcos Ortiz" to carry out various activities from February 15 to March 9, cede the bar located in the park for the storage of material related to scheduled activities and facilitate the expansion of power supply in said infrastructure.
In addition, it will provide technical and logistical support, as well as the ambulance and security service for the activities that require it;
At the same time, he will actively collaborate in the promotion and diffusion with the edition of programs and through the Municipal Communication Office in the social media and other corporate communication tools.
Children's carnival also
In addition, it was also approved to sign a collaboration agreement with the Federation of Peñas de Carnaval for the organization of the parades of children's carnival of the year 2019: in the hamlet of El Paretón on February 23 and the participating children's schools of Totana, on March 3.
The City Council will award 2,000 euros this year, to distribute 200 euros each among the AMPAS of participating schools Deitania, Santa Eulalia, La Cruz, Santiago, La Milagrosa, Tierno Galván, San José, Reina Sofía, Clara Campoamor Infant School and Guadalentín de The Paretón-Cantareros.