Puerto Vallarta welcomes back the New Year’s Eve Fireworks Festival
On December 30 and 31, the second edition of the Luminia Fest Puerto Vallarta Pyrotechnics Festival will be held, an event that will bring the best pyrotechnists in the country to show their ‘art’ to the rhythm of contemporary music performed on the Malecon in Puerto Vallarta.
The festival program will start on Saturday 30 at 7:00 pm with the presentation of the local flamenco and gypsy music band “Gipsy Rumba”; at 8 o’clock in the evening the “Mexicanísimo” Ballet will exalt Mexican art, followed at 9:30 pm, the Mariachis “The Grandchildren of Sebastián Lupercio Hernández” and “Nuevo Continental”. At 11:00 pm the Pyro-based show “Pyromance” is scheduled, lasting almost 20 minutes. The evening will close with the jalisciense rock band “Retro MX”.
On Sunday the 31st, “Dan Solo DJ Set” will open the activities also at 7: pm, followed by the band “San Juan Project” and at 9:00 pm another set “Master Plus”, with cumbia and norteño. At 10:00 pm the Jafed Barragán Rodríguez pyrotechnic castle will be lit and the music will continue with “Fanko”, former members of Plástiko.
At midnight to ring in the new year, the pyromusical experience from the State of Mexico, through the Company “APM Fireworks”, also approximately 20 minutes and continuing the party to the beat of the cumbia with the group “Ritmo Dynamic. ”
As commented by Irma Salamanca, adviser to the federal deputy Rafael Yerena Zambrano and promoter of the event, the Luminia Fest is an example of how Mexicans have been increasing the tradition of pyrotechnics and has been given so much importance that it is one of the main exporters to the world.
For the director of tourism, Ramón González Lomelí, the event is the beginning of the festivities of the 100 year anniversary that Puerto Vallarta will fulfill as a municipality and 50 as a city, next May 31.