Meaning of la cabalgata

by Lisa
(England)

Everybody is talking about "la cabalgata" on January 5th. What is the translation in English?

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Three Kings Parade San Pedro route
by: Marbella Family

This is the parade route for the Three Kings parade in San Pedro. It usually repeats every year:

Starts at festival grounds (Recinto Ferial) and continuing down Avenida Jorge Guillén, Avenida Pablo Ruiz Picasso, Calle Lagasca, Calle Jerez, Avenida Marques del Duero, calle Córdoba, calle Pepe Osorio, Avenida Oriental y Revilla and ending at Plaza de la Igleasia. Afterward, the Three Kings will be visiting all children on Plaza de la Iglesia

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Three kings in San Pedro
by: Zora

If you go to Marbella, make sure you get there early. They block off some streets for this.

If you are living closer to San Pedro, it may be easier for you to see it there just near Church square (Plaza de la Iglesia). If you want to get it over with quickly, then it's best to stand near the fairgrounds (where the Thursday market takes place). It's where it all starts.
(Church Square).

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Where to see Three Kings parade
by: Carl

Head into Marbella, we normally stand by Mango, the procesion runs right by there.

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Three Kings parade
by: Paul

Hey everyone, wheres a great place for us to see our first 3 kings eve/day?

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La Cabalgata de Reyes
by: Marbella Family

Cabalgata in Spanish literally means a ride or a parade of horsemen.

La Cabalgata of January 5th refers to the festive parade taking place in most Spanish towns to commemorate the arrival of the Three Kings. It is a popular family event worth attending as the Kings cross town on big chariots and throw candies to all children near-by.

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