The activities of the International Festival of Culture and Art, El Globo en Yucatan will begin today, January 20, starting at 13:00 hours at the Yucatán Race Track.
The festivities kicked off yesterday with 27 hot air balloons that have come to the Yucatan, exclusively to take part of the first edition of this Festival, plus 8 companies that have also brought their own hot air balloons, such as Telcel, for a total of 35.
According to the organization committee, if the weather allows it, there will be between 300 and 500 people who will be able to live the experience of flying in hot air balloon, plus other 500 to 700 who will have the opportunity to participate in “captive flights”, those in which the balloon is anchored to the ground, but elevates between 30 and 40 meters high.
Today, Friday Jan. 20th, at 4:00 pm. a parade will take place on Paseo de Montejo, for all people to admire the gondolas and their “dragon-like” spitting fire burners.
During the three days of activities, organizers expect to receive about 25 thousand people in the Autódromo.
How to ge there?
Click on the following link for full program:
more recommended stories
Maya train features mixed investment: 10% government and 90% private initiative
The Maya Train project will be.
Progreso Beach and the mafia behind the Palapas
In an extensive investigation conducted by.
Passenger stabbed to death inside a Merida public transport bus
What started as a fight ended.
The National Institute of Migration seeks to facilitate the integration of foreigners in Yucatan
MERIDA YUCATAN.- The National Institute of.
Yucatan´s new gastronomy
The president of the National Chamber.
Meet Merida’s new “Park Rangers”
MERIDA YUCATAN.- In order to maintain the.
Bar collapses in Progreso; three dead
Three people have died so far,.
Airlines to give customers ‘nonbinary’ choice under gender
Major U.S. airlines say they will.
Outstading participation of Yucatan in the State Fair of León, Guanajuato
Yucatan successfully closed its participation as.
Profepa shut down Mérida property for risk of contamination by hazardous waste
The Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection.