Programme to celebrate 1st anniversary of Declaration of Tower of Hercules as World Heritage Site

June 18 2010

1st anniversary of Declaration of Tower of Hercules as World Heritage Site

Vice Mayor Henrique Tello announced the activity programme to celebrate the first anniversary of the Declaration of the Tower of Hercules as a World Heritage Site.

Vice Mayor Henrique Tello announced the activity programme to celebrate the first anniversary of the Declaration of the Tower of Hercules as a World Heritage Site.

The programme starts on 24 June with a fashion show organised by the Tower of Hercules Study Institute, leading up to the main events at the weekend: the Tower Campus with all kinds of leisure activities including games for children, sport, food, concerts and stand-up comics.

The complete activity programme is as follows:

TOWER OF HERCULES 1st ANNIVERSARY

TOWER CAMPUS 26 & 27 June 2010

Saturday 26 June

18:00 28th MUIÑEIRA TRADITIONAL DANCE DAY, with Xacarandaina

19:00 FOOD TASTING

20:00 STAND-UP COMICS, with Paco Lodeiro, Róber Bodegas, Teté Delgado, Sergio Pazos, Luis Zahera and Evaristo Calvo + HERCULES TOWER BAND in concert

22:30 GURUGÚ BAND in concert

23:30 BLACKBUM in concert

00:30 DJ's + VISUAL ART, with DJ’s Cuco + Jake Jack + Vj The End | Arte regulable

Sunday 27 June

11:00 TOWER OF HERCULES POPULAR RACE to celebrate the 1st Anniversary of the declaration of the monument as a world heritage site. Port Authority of A Coruña - La Voz de Galicia

11:30 CHILDREN’S PARTY, with workshops, bouncy castles, games, climbing wall, zip-line and chess at the same time

13:00 MUNICIPAL BAND OF A CORUÑA, playing traditional Galician music together with the Vaamonde, Lamas & Romero trio

13:00 FOOD TASTING

20:00 CANTATORRE 2010, at the Colón Theatre. Tower of Hercules Study Institute (IETH)

Thursday 24 June

20:30 2nd TOWER OF HERCULES FASHION SHOW, at the Rosalía Theatre. Tower of Hercules Study Institute (IETH)