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Ready, Set, Go!! The Street Mask to the Race

VII Mask Race. “The Churriega”

The Street Mask takes the streets of Miguelturra on the second Saturday of Carnival. More than 400 participants in the mask race organized by the Association Runners from Miguelturra.

From 5:00 p.m. concentrated in the Plaza de la Constitución a large group of street masks, Major Masks of 2018 and other years, Peñas and different groups of costumes, to take the exit on a circuit of 2200 meters, whose end was in the vicinity of CERE, the most important part of this non-competitive race is having fun and being disguised. This race brings back old memories of those years in which the carnival was prohibited and where the races were not for fun, but to avoid arrest by the police and the civil guard, in addition to the corresponding fine. 

Once the race was over, the Palace of Carnival served as a stage for the Association of Widows of Our Lady of the Star, to distribute among the participants a delicious chocolate and some delicious pastries, recovering strength to participate in the Zumba Fitness Workshop taught by “Areté Fitness de Miguelturra” and in the Master Class of Twerking “Gerardo Just”, also raffled among the participants of the race, 3 monthly payments at the Areté Fitness Sports Center of Miguelturra valued at 175 euros and 2 pairs of shoes sponsored by Twinner.