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We already have new Major Masks

Orestes Corral and Mª del Carmen León, are already officially Major Masks of Miguelturra Carnival

Starting today, Orestes and Mª del Carmen, are also from the Peña de Mascaras Mayores, a large family of illustrious carnival.

At 18:30 h., began the concentration of the delegation in the Spain Square, to accompany and tour the streets of the town with Orestes and Mª del Carmen. A large group of street masks, members of the local Peñas, José and Antonia, major masks older than 2017 and other years, Serafin Delgado, King of Carnival, Raúl Domínguez, President of the Miguelturra Carnival Association, Diego Rodríguez, Councilman of Celebrations, Fátima Mondéjar, Councilor of Culture and the Mayor of Miguelturra, Victoria Sobrino, in the CERE different members of the Municipal Corporation would be added.

The retinue, he paraded to the gathering point of Mª del Carmen and Orestes, the Peña los Cansaliebres were in charge of the organization and the Charanga Katapúm Chinpúm put the musical coloring. At the meeting point, family and friends accompanied Orestes and Mª del Carmen, who were touched by the participants.

The next stopping point was the headquarters of the Peña los Cansaliebres, which prepared a great appetizer, which served as a snack for a long afternoon-night of emotions.

Around 9:00 p.m., the delegation arrived at the CERE and the Palacio del Carnaval stood to receive Orestes Corral and Mª del Carmen León, in their proclamation as Major Masks of the Carnival of Miguelturra.

From the stage, Victoria Sobrino, wished them luck in their new journey and put in value the work that is being done by the traditional mask, by our street mask.

It was the turn of the imposition of bands, which cost his, the wonderful suit designed by Mª del Carmen herself made it a bit difficult. Later they received the accreditation diplomas such as Major Masks and the corresponding bouquet of flowers. The Major Masks of 1996, Francisco Molina and Dolores Muñoz, took the stage to give them a very special gift, the aprons that will wear in the Frying Pan Fruit contest. To end the act, family members of Orestes Corral and Mª del Carmen León, went on stage and gave them another gift, closing the act, the traditional photo of those present on stage.