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66 WATER JUG FESTIVAL
"Festa del Cantir"

ARGENTONA (BARCELONA - SPAIN)
AUGUST 4th 201
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Presentation     History

 

66 FESTA DEL CĀNTIR
August 4 th
Saint Dominic's day

WATER JUG 2016:
CLAUDI DE JOSÉ, Montgat (El Maresme)

 

7:00 a.m. at the Saint Dominic Fountain
Setting out the Water Jugs
Preparation of the Water Jugs for Benediction and Sale -This Years Edition: reproductions of Claudi de José Jug

Collaborates:Forn de llenya Can Moré

10 a.m. at the Church: 
High Mass in honor of Saint Dominic of Guzman
 

 

10:30 a.m. Plaįa Nova
Gran Xarbotada: Children’s water jug games
Prizes for everyone

"Aixecadeta de cāntirs" (Children's contest)
Children contest that emulates that of adults. Male and female categories, and prizes for the top three finishers in each category. Required sport shoes.
Inscriptions at the Museu del Cāntir: 93 797 21 52
Organizers: Museu del Cāntir,  Amics del Museu del Cāntir
Sponsors:
Piscines Argentona, Enforma Socks

 

  11:45 a.m. at the Saint Dominic Fountain
traditional benediction of the Saint Dominic Spring’s water (at the Main Street Fountain) After their benediction, this year’s jugs will be placed on sale.

 A las 12 p.m. Museu del Cāntir
Guided visit to the museum and exhibitions

Free with the entrance of the museum

12:30 p.m. Plaįa Nova
Gran Xarbotada: Water Jug Lifting Contest
From 10 to 200 Kg.

Prizes: 200 €, 100€ and 50€ + trophy for the three top winners in each category.
Inscriptions at telephone: 672 552 471
Organizers: Museu del Cāntir,  Amics del Museu del Cāntir
Sponsors:
Museu del Cāntir, Tallers Barfla S.L., Catalā Assegurances