Posted By: DonnaR
San Pedro Day - 06/26/08 06:23 PM
I arrive tomorrow morning and I have seen very little written up on San Pedro Day festivities. I saw that there are going to be rides but how about entertainment?food? booths? etc etc
Posted By: Amanda Syme
Re: San Pedro Day - 06/26/08 09:47 PM
Hi DonnaR. There is quite a bit of advertising in the local papers this week regarding the Dia De San Pedro line-up.
tonight (thursday) - Local cultural night. Cultural presentations by past and reigning Miss San Pedro(s). Music by Island Explosion.
friday - Minister of Tourism, Hon. Manuel Heredia Jr presents: Belize National Dance Company show, Pantempters Steel Band and music by Island Explosion.
saturday. Dia de San Pedro Ceremonies - San Pedro dance company show, cultural presentation by Grupo de Danza Mexicana Nicte-Ha. Mexican singer Luis Felipe Perez and Music by Island Explosion. GRAND FIREWORKS DISPLAY.
4am - Misa de Gallo (Roman Catholic Mass - I think it is men only.
6am - Breakfast at the Lions Den (diagonally across the street from the RC church.)
7am - Boat procession.
12 noon - Beach party at the Caliente Beach. Music by DJ Debbie. Culmination of the fishing tournament. Gala Buffet & prize give-a-ways.
5pm - Dia De San Pedro street procession.
The 4th Annual Dia De San Pedro fishing tournament sponsered by BELIKIN BEER is being held June 28 & 29th.
The fair grounds are operating over the weekend.
Posted By: Three_Palms
Re: San Pedro Day - 06/26/08 09:51 PM
Thanks for posting the schedule of events.
Posted By: DonnaR
Re: San Pedro Day - 06/26/08 11:05 PM
Thanks Amanda. Appreciated. Will definitely attend some or all festivities.
Posted By: Anonymous
Re: San Pedro Day - 06/27/08 01:19 AM
Where are all these events? Tonight's for example.