NEW BRAND FOR THE PORRAT OF SAN BLAI DE POTRIES PRESENTING ITS EDITION OF 2020.
FEBRUARY 7, 8 AND 9 WILL BE THE WEEKEND IN WHICH THE PORRAT DE SAN BLAI WILL BE CELEBRATED, WITH THE TRADITIONAL MARKETS AND FAIR BUT WITH INNOVATION AS TO THE ARTISTIC PROGRAMMING.
Potries (01/15/20). Potries prepares to celebrate the Porrat de Sant Blai 2020, a festival declared of provincial tourist interest, dated S.XVII. After more than 400 years of uninterrupted presence in the town, Mayor Assumpta Dominguez has expressed in this line “this year the Porrat de Sant Blai reopens a window to the world through art. We have opted for the creative potential of the small towns, where from tradition and innovative creativity we go much further “and that” every year the Porrat de Sant Blai is better known and an essential appointment for many Valencian families who visit us for a good time, in addition to all the young people moved by art, music, literature, painting etc. More than ever the Porrat de Sant Blai is a whole range of activities designed for all audiences.
The Blai Fest is consolidated with a second edition, following the line of involving young people in a traditional party. It will be Saturday, February 8. A strong commitment to the government team and that includes the novelty that this year will be free. The festival encompasses three awareness campaigns; the feminist campaign through the violet point to raise awareness about sexist violence; the environmental campaign through reusable glasses with a strong message for youth; and the awareness campaign at the wheel where alcohol meters will be distributed to those who request it, all for free.
«Art in Porrat» is the name that receives the set of artistic proposals of the Porrat: exhibitions, puppets, chamber music, choral music… The exhibitions will open on Sunday, February 2, in an initial day of artistic programming.
Highlights this year the exhibition of digital art “Epicenter”, included in the biennial of digital art “The Wrong”; a proposal that puts Potries on the world map next to cities like New York and Paris, and that in 2018 had more than twelve million visitors.
There will also be the participation of members of the National Association of Ceramics Professionals (ANPEC), who will exhibit their production.
One more year, the “School Porrat” will take place throughout the week, through which hundreds of girls and boys from the Safor schools will visit the Porrat de Sant Blai between activities of cultural and sports revitalization.
Potries City Council has presented the new brand of Porrat de Sant Blai. The councilor for culture and heritage, Sergi Vidal, explained that “it was a necessity for such an important event for the Safor region and for the neighboring regions. That is why we have created the Porrat de Sant Blai brand. A brand that combines traditional iconography with innovative composition ».
Tota the programming between the hours and more details may be prompted by les socialmedia of Town hall and the web https://potries.org/potries.org.