ARCHENA / The morning parade and the paella contest end the Half Year Festero de Moros y Cristianos.

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The sunny day of Sunday, accompanied Moors and Christians in their acts of farewell to the festero half year, which has been celebrated throughout the weekend.

The events began last Friday 25th with the inauguration of the Medieval Market installed in the Plaza 1º de Mayo, by the Councilor Mª Carmen Alcolea, accompanied by the representatives of the different cabañas and Mesnadas, with their ambassadors, later in the Teatro Villa de Archena, present the poster announcing the festivities of Moors and Christians, made by Enma Abellán, a student of the Emilio Candel School and also choose the festeros of the year, which were: Juan José Luna, from the Alhammamat cabaret (which means Los Baños ) and the Infantile Ángela Cobo from the Cámoha Almohades. On Saturday 26th after a parade there was a convivial meal at the summer cinema and at night a gala dinner at the Balneario de Archena salons, where the prizes were handed out to: Francisco López, from the Cábila almohades, Juan Castaño , of Reyes Católicos, Icíar García, of San Juan, and Laura Campuzano, of Abbasies, best corporals and cabas desfilantes and also to: Best parading groups of the #fest of #MorosyCristianos de #Archena of 2018 that were Abbasies, on the part of arrears , and Reyes Católicos, on the Christian side.

The events ended on Sunday, after a parade, a paella contest and the closing of the medieval market.